Best bathroom brands
By Liz Ransome-Croker
Article 2 of 10
Read our guide to B&Q bathrooms to find out whether B&Q bathroom owners think the brand offers value for money.
We've compiled the views of 3,982 Which? members on their bathrooms, to calculate ratings and scores for B&Q bathrooms and its rivals.
To find out we asked Which? members to rate their B&Q bathroom so we can see how it compares to rivals such as Bathstore, Homebase and Victoria Plum.
Which? members can log in to unlock the tables below to see how B&Q is rated for customer service, quality of products and finish, durability and value for money, as well as read comments from B&Q bathroom owners.
You can also see how B&Q's bathroom furniture and bathroom installation services were rated by its customers.
If you're not already a member, you can get instant access by joining Which?.
To see how B&Q bathrooms compare with other brands, go to best and worst bathroom brands.
B&Q bathroom durability
We asked customers about the durability of their bathroom suite and its different components – bath, shower cubicle, sink and toilet.
B&Q bathroom furniture
Bathroom storage and furniture are key components of any bathroom design, and can make a big difference to how well the bathroom works for you on a day-to-day basis.
That's why we've asked bathroom owners to rate the bathroom furniture brands they've bought from, in addition to their suite. The top gained a customer score of 84%, while the bottom got 59%.
Log in to see how B&Q bathroom furniture was rated and visit our page on bathroom furniture to see how it compares with other big-name brands Bathstore, Victoria Plum, Plumb Center, Wickes and Ikea, and for our advice on how to buy the best bathroom furniture.
B&Q bathroom installation
As well as asking people about the bathroom suites they bought from B&Q, we also asked about their experiences with B&Q's bathroom fitting service.
Which? members can log in to see how it was rated for a number of areas, including resolving problems, quality and finish of the installation and communication from the installers.
Visit our bathroom installation page to see exactly how the companies we rated - B&Q, Bathstore and Wickes - compared for installation.
B&Q bathrooms customer comments
We asked customers to give us more details on their experiences - log in to reveal their comments.
Click through our picture gallery below to see a range of B&Q bathrooms across different prices and styles.
B&Q bathroom services
B&Q has more than 30 bathroom ranges, with the majority of its sinks, toilets and baths coming from the brand Cooke & Lewis. It also stocks many Ideal Standard components and a couple of suites from Plumbsure.
You can mix and match across the range of suites, all of which fall at low price points, when compared with other brands. You can also buy bathroom packages, which are mostly toilet and sink sets.
Bathroom showrooms: Nationwide - use B&Q's online 'find a store' tool to find the nearest store to you, and see what it has on display.
Planning/design service: Free in-store design service using B&Q Spaces design software. This can be accessed and edited online once at home.
Budget brand B&Q has more than 30 bathroom ranges
Installation: Optional fitting service called Homefit, where the entire process is managed and carried out by B&Q fitters, at an extra cost.
Showers: B&Q stocks a range of mixer, electric and power showers, mostly from Ideal Standard, Mira and Triton, as well as shower enclosures and components for wet rooms.
Bathroom furniture: You can buy a wide range of bathroom furniture from B&Q, from fitted vanity and toilet units to standalone storage.
Bathroom fittings, flooring and tiles: B&Q sells a wide range of bathroom fittings and decorative extras such as paints, mirrors, wallpapers and lighting. It also sells a range of tiles for walls and flooring.
Find out how B&Q compares with other bathroom brands in our guide to the best and worst bathroom brands.