Let us help you find the perfect bathroom.

With over 30 years of experience in dealing with manufacturers and installers, our modern and expansive showrooms at each of our branches and our trained advisors ready to help – nothing beats visiting your local branch of Drakes to see what we can offer.

In the meantime, take a look at a selection of manufacturers that we work with or make use of our helpful bathroom planning tool that allows you to plan your own installation and see just what is possible in the space that you have.


Aqualisa is one of the UK’s leading shower manufacturers. Established nearly 40 years ago, Aqualisa has long been at the forefront of cutting edge shower manufacture, design and innovation. Initially successful with its revolutionary thermostatic shower valve, Aqualisa has since pioneered digital showers, as well as continuing to develop thermostatic shower technology and a sophisticated range of electric showers, too. Today, Aqualisa is the shower manufacturer of choice for many installers and a trusted consumer brand.

Read more about Aqualisa here.


Bristan taps and mixers combine exceptional quality design with real value for money. Choose from a range of contemporary or traditional basin taps or bath taps, or if you are looking for something a little more modern, select from our range of deck mounted or wall mounted basin and bath mixers which deliver water through a single spout. Selected products in the range also include clever flow limiting devices to help save water.

Read more about Bristan here.


Designed and made in the UK using high quality materials and innovative engineering techniques, Coram products are made specifically for British bathrooms. As a result they provide easy to install products and a watertight shower experience.

Read more about Coram here.


An annual production of more than 16 million pump units makes Grundfos one of the world’s leading pump manufacturers. Circulator pumps for heating and air-conditioning as well as other centrifugal pumps for the industry, water supply, sewage and dosing are the main products. Today Grundfos is the world’s largest manufacturer of circulators, covering app. 50% of the world market.

Read more about Grundfos here.


HiB is a major supplier to UK and overseas Bathroom Retailers with many years of experience that have established them as innovative market leaders. Many new products reflect their commitment to quality, design and technology, meeting all of the industry wide standards and regulations and featuring cutting-edge designs for the bathroom, cloakroom and en-suites.

Read more about HIB here.


Lecico is one of the world’s largest designers and manufacturers of bathroom suites and fittings. Exporting to over 50 countries worldwide, their reputation is founded on design-rich, competitively priced sanitaryware that has been crafted to the highest manufacturing standards. All Lecico sanitaryware products are subjected to a wide range of quality checks and controls throughout design and production including the UK BS 3402 Specification for Quality of Vitreous China Sanitary Appliances.

Read more about Lecico here.


The most important shower enclosure manufactured in Italy. A vast range, extremely high quality and probably the most versatile in the market – anything is possible in terms of scale and design. Throughout the world Novellini creates inspiring bathrooms that appeal to individuals at home, via our merchant partners. Working alongside architects and designers, we create beautiful and functional bathrooms that complement the home, helping to create tranquil spaces promoting Well-being within the living environment.

Read more about Novellini here.


Pura products are synonymous with quality and innovation. Their brassware is manufactured from top quality solid brass and is highly durable and corrosion resistant and their cisterns are fully compliant with UK bylaws preset to flush at 3 and 6 litres – compatible with any UK water pressure system.  Most products carry a 10 or 25 year guarantee.

Read more about Pura here.

Roman Showers

The Roman product range covers high quality shower enclosures, stunningly contemporary wetroom panels, ingenious water tight bath screens, low level shower trays and a range of appealing bathroom accessories. Roman offers something for every sector within the showering market, from a price conscious range more exclusively designed showering solutions for luxurious bathrooms. 

Read more about Roman Showers here.

Roper Rhodes

Roper Rhodes Ltd is one of the UK’s leading independent suppliers of bathroom furniture and bathroom products, with over 30 years experience in designing and developing beautiful bathrooms. Founded in 1979, and based in the Spa city of Bath, the company has grown into one of the leading players within the UK bathroom market.

Read more about Roper Rhodes here.

Salamander Pumps

Salamander Pumps have been manufacturing shower pumps for over 25 years and their products are made almost entirely from EU sourced components with some 90% of components sourced from within the UK. Achievement of ISO9001 compliance reflects their commitment to deliver high quality products and their pumps are tested to ensure they are leak free and in full working order before leaving the factory.

Read more about Salamander Pumps here.


Vado products range from traditional mixers, shower valves and accessories to contemporary designs including waterfall style spouts and handle options in different colours and materials. They have a team dedicated to developing product ranges tailored to specific requirements – be these driven by customers or the desire to create products that work to minimise environmental damage.

Read more about Vado here.

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