Personally Styled Bathrooms From Around the World

‘You are the king of all your survey’ is what you feel when you are sitting on the throne in your own personal space-the bathroom. Creativity is at its height in this fast moving modern time and has extended to the hardworking bathroom also. But what constitutes ‘for a king’ changes with trends year after year. It could be a dream bathtub for master bedroom or a huge bathroom itself. The modern trend makes the bathrooms less flashy and more focused on the user experience.

Personally Styled Bathrooms From Around the World

Personally Styled Bathrooms From Around the World

We could talk about certain trendy bathrooms from around the world or we can discuss the top ten trends for your personal space. Let’s see what the top ten trends around the world are. [Read more…]

Bathroom Remodeling- Five Safety Features You Need To Add

Your home is an extension of your personality, so bringing personality into your apartment bathroom will be a high priority on your agenda. What is more important than the décor is to make safety a priority. At first, the task would seem daunting, but if you take one step at a time it will be very easy and you will really thank yourself. Nobody wants to slip and fall, no matter how old one is.

If you are looking for ideas as to how to secure and make your bathroom safe for your family, here is a checklist you can follow.

Some are simple fixes you can do by yourself and for some you will require a contractor to do the job. It is not necessary that after installing some safety features in your bathroom it looks like a part of the hospital; manufactures have come out with real good designs for fixtures that can easily blend in with your décor, and help you spruce up your bathroom decor.

Bathroom Remodeling- Five Safety Features You Need To Add

Bathroom Remodeling- Five Safety Features You Need To Add

Grab Bars- They are so cool you needn’t feel institutionalized seeing grab bars; they are great safety assets especially for the senior members. You get them in different designs, shapes and color from traditional to contemporary. Grab bars do not have to be of metal only; you can have bars for different parts of the bathroom made from wood or acrylic. [Read more…]

Ways to Cope with a Tiny Bathroom

We all don’t have luxury space in our bathrooms, but with a little creativity we can convert this little bathroom into a work of art. With urbanization and the apartment culture the homes are smaller, so one has to make the best use of available space trying to create an illusion of depth and dimension. Clever storage can help hide or help focus on your bits and pieces, it also helps in creating an illusion of space.

Ways to Cope with a Tiny Bathroom

Here are a few ways to make the most out of your small bathroom:

Create an illusion of height- Vertical lines can add height to a room by drawing the eye upwards. Extend tiles to the ceiling to make the room seem larger. Painting vertical stripes on the wall or using bathroom friendly wallpaper with vertical stripes or lines gives the illusion of a bigger room. Add a patterned border to the top will also help.

Lighting and Mirrors- Light and mirrors can create a spacious look if placed strategically. Mirrors add depth, width and length to a small room .Using mirrors can help distribute light through a room making it appear brighter. Clear shower screens give the illusion of extra space and light. A fully frameless shower screen doesn’t create visual barriers and works wonders for a small bathroom. Make use of direct light don’t block windows, consider a skylight. [Read more…]