Bathrooms 330 Ideabooks

Bathroom Tile: Loving the Look of Ledgestone
The natural look and feel of ledgestone tile makes a stunning statement in today's bathrooms. Ledgestone tile, also called stacked stone, comes in many shapes, sizes, colors and stone types. It does come at a cost — both in budget and maintenance....
9 Features to Consider for Your Dream Bathroom
Bathrooms were originally designed to be no-frills, functional, hardworking rooms. But today's endless design layouts and fixture choices provide us with the opportunity to create a space that we can actually enjoy being in. Now, the challenge is to design...
7 Reasons Why Your Shower Floor Squeaks
There's little that makes me crazier than a squeaking shower floor. Because there are so many reasons your floor could be squeaking, it can be tricky to see how to fix it — or if it's fixable. Your best bet is to prevent squeaks in your fiberglass or...
Finishing Touches: Pro Tricks for Installing Fixtures in Your Tile
A shower's tile layout can depend on how your fixtures and lights meet the tile. Ideally, fixtures are installed centered on a tile instead of on a grout joint. However, this involves cutting the tile, which can be a detailed and fussy process. Sometimes...
Bathed in Color: How to Get White Right in the Bath
There are plenty of gorgeous, colorful bathrooms on Houzz, but let's focus on white bathrooms this week. White is a popular choice for bathrooms because we associate the color with cleanliness...
Transition Time: How to Connect Tile and Hardwood Floors
Transitioning a bathroom's tile floor to the hardwood of another room is often given little forethought. However, not planning the transition can result in a final product that doesn't meet your expectations, or a floor assembly that's destined to fail....
Bathed in Color: When to Use Pink in the Bath
I may not have been a pink-loving girly girl in my younger years, but lately I've seen some fantastic uses of the color in bathrooms, and they've given me a new appreciation for the striking hue. Pink doesn't need to be limited to little girls' bathrooms,...
Beadboard Panels Offer a Shortcut to a Classic Style
Beadboard wainscoting has a classic look that never goes out of style. Traditional tongue and groove beadboard can be a serious chore to install, but you can get a similar look with beaded hardboard planks, and the process is relatively easy. Beaded...
Reinvent It: A Texas Bathroom Says 'Bonjour' to Salvage
“Renovation is perpetual in our house," says furniture dealer and stylist Brad Ross. He and his wife, Tiffany, are inspired by trips abroad and love to bring international styles home. They are also pros at scouting vintage pieces and architectural...
A Makeover Turns Wasted Space Into a Dream Master Bath
It is as though the original layout of this 1980s condominium's master suite was a puzzle someone put together the wrong way, and 30-some years later an architect came in and put all the pieces where they always should have been. Architect Amy...
6 Elements of a Perfect Bathroom Paint Job
Adequate light and ventilation play a big part in the quality of a bathroom's paint job. Bathrooms take a lot of abuse, thanks to the constant steam from baths and showers. The humidity levels in bathrooms are always rising and falling, so your paint...
3 Key Steps for Grouting That Looks Its Best
If the only thought you've given to grout is what color it should be, you may be in for a nasty surprise down the road. There's a lot to consider: A great grout job can save a poor tile installation, and a poor grout job can ruin a great tile installation. In...
Here's Looking at You: A Mirror Personality Quiz
Next time you walk into the bathroom at a friend's house, look hard at the mirror. I don't mean at yourself. And no, I'm not asking that you open it and look inside the cabinet to see what's on the shelves. (You're not one of those people, are...
8 Bathroom Updates Have Ideas for Every Style
Tired of their homes' cramped or problem-ridden bathrooms, these homeowners embraced total transformation. Feeling confined by your bathroom's style or square footage, or your budget? These eight bathroom makeovers may offer just the idea you were looking...
Dreaming of a Spa Tub at Home? Read This Pro Advice First
I have a love-hate relationship with spa tubs. In a bathroom nothing looks more appealing. Bathrooms with spa tubs always remind me of a luxury hotel room. But no other plumbing fixture causes me more grief than these tubs. Are you prepared for the maintenance...
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