Bathrooms are typically functional spaces. Too often, because they are considered private, even spaces that are well-designed are not given the design attention that could lift them from ordinary to stunning. It does not have to be so.
Even with a everyday bathroom, ideas for infusing new life into the space need not be limited to traditional style. In fact, things get more interesting if you mix it up a bit.
Merge function with personality and go for the gusto in terms of creativity. Whether you embrace the glamour of sparkling crystal and oriental rugs, an understated European hotel aesthetic, or a rustic “farmhouse” feel with timeworn charm, carry it out with confidence, knowing that you have only yourself and your partner to please in the master bath. Use sleek metal trays or worn wire baskets to hold grooming aids and supplies—whatever fits your scheme.
All bathrooms possess the basics: porcelain fixtures can be classic, retro or futuristic. If you are planning a new addition or remodeling, remember that performance is all-important. The working parts of a bath are no place to skimp on quality. Allocate ample budget funds to faucets, fixtures, lighting and mirrors. Trends come and go, but basic white and silver (or chrome) have withstood the test of time and always look fresh and clean.
Bathrooms are spaces that should be warm, comforting and relaxing—yet creating this dream space with a remodeling project may be a bit of a challenge for anyone. To alleviate the stress and time-consuming work associated with bathroom renovations, many homeowners choose to have certified bathroom designers on the remodeling work.… Read moreView latest blog posts