A clean, contemporary style, reminiscent of a European hotel or a minimalist spa, is what most buyers want today when planning a bathroom remodeling project. Other descriptive words might include simple, understated, classic, low-maintenance, neutral and functional. Today’s trends are not new; they point to a lasting elegance that meshes well with high-tech options and “smart-home” additions.
It’s possible to combine drama with function, and the results can be stunning. Rather than choosing embellishment, think in architectural terms, and choose simplicity over adornment. Today, the range of possibilities is limited only by your budget and your imagination.
Whether you are planning a master bath retreat, a busy family bath for the kids or a stunning guest bath, keep in mind your storage needs. Remember that “close at hand” for grooming aids and bath supplies doesn’t necessarily mean “always visible.” But don’t feel locked in to traditional sizes or designs in cabinetry. If you opt for a slim wall-hung shelf with a single drawer to serve as a base for a vessel sink, create storage by having your bathroom remodeler install a “bath pantry.” Another option would be to add a matching armoire cabinet on another wall.
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