1590 Owners Bath Stories
Houzz Tour: A House as Individual as Its Owner
Architects create a home like no other for a collector who’s passionate about books, art, literature, science and design
"on the owner’s childhood recollections, several works of art and more than one medical... of the owner. I'd like to think I have some interests in common with the owner--don't... as its owners Love the bookcases in pic#2. Nice use of black (or dark color) in the... about the owner. Here, I get a sense of a very educated, and well traveled individual... and the owner are equally fascinating. This was beautifully done. O M G ! Amazing...."
See an Outdoor Bathroom Made From a Water Tank
"now the owners' favorite bathing spot... : The owners now prefer this outdoor bath to the one inside their house.... outdoor bathing experience. Project at a Glance Location: Santa Cruz mountains, California... my new bath at the cottage. For my taste, I'd drop the fancy trim on the eaves, though... pipes, the owners chose a shower fixture with visually pleasing plumbing features. They... through. The owners wanted the roof to be a circle but went with octagonal because curved..."
Basement of the Week: Guests Get a Cottage-Like Stay
Converted to a comfy space with a full bath, a bedroom and extra amenities, this Maryland basement is great for visitors and the owner alike
"a full bath, a bedroom and extra amenities, this Maryland basement is great for visitors... full bath, hidden washer-dryer station and workspace. Basement at a Glance Location:... but the owner had bought them separately and the pros did not have the name or source... The owner decided to splurge and tile the entire basement floor with ceramic tile... " The owner estimates that the flooring cost between $8,000 and $10,000. The tile..."
Powder Room Essentials to Keep Guests Happy
Set out these bathroom necessities (hello, hand towels) to make your company comfortable and your parties run smoothly
"have a bath mat. This is easy to forget for a first floor bath that only rare overnight... using 2 baths! So we grabbed the one we were going to out in the "spare" bath. What... is The owners bath towel. Spare towels a must please! Also, last week Houzz article... my half bath has only a pedestal sink, soap is the only thing on there. Anything else... guest baths. For large gatherings, I put out some paper hand towels in a basket..."
Houzz Tour: Happy Days Are Here Again in a Miami Apartment
The colors of Biscayne Bay, an owner’s fond memories and the groovy spirit of the 1970s inspire a bright redesign
"Bay, an owner’s fond memories and the groovy spirit of the 1970s inspire a bright redesign... current owners (very sensitively done to give them the comfort of memories along with... The baths and kitchens are especially well-done, as was going with white and getting... kitchen and bath are very nice. Lol. That's funny. I hoped my 70's vibe was not to be confused..."
Bathed in Color: When to Use Red in the Bath
Rev up your space and flatter all skin tones with bold, beautiful red on bathroom walls, floors and fixtures
"tones. The owner might be hoping that looking good in the bathroom mirror means you'll... com/kitchens-baths/bath-remodeling/vibrant-serene-bath-remodel/ Painted the bathroom I use... towels, bath mat, and an organza swag above the "hobbit" window. I adore the red glass... master bath tub surround. Even though it's a relatively small space, it won't be cheap... room/dog bathing room.) Plus, it is a lot easier to change than tile if you tire of..."
A Tiny Powder Room Gets a Map-tastic Look
"tiny half bath. Her client’s cottage didn’t have a bathroom on the first floor, but while... bedrooms and baths off of this space--the entire wall space of the hall was lined with WWII... someone's half bath wallpapered in New Yorker cartoons! It's still so memorable - especially... their half bath with sheet music. it's divine!) Love maps ,the rest is meh My itty bitty... when the owner wants a change. Multiple layers of wallpaper on poorly prepared sheetrock..."
Old-School Swagger for a Modern Bath
Sepia photos, a leather-look floor and crisp finishes make for a room that’s dapper but appeals across the board
"The old bath was very easy to pin down as a late 80's disaster, but the choices that... the new bath will make it very difficult for someone 30-40 years in the future put... my own bath remodel. Love it! I am also going to use this for my bathroom remodel... a half-bath to me. Gorgeous, simple and looks effortless. The detail in the article... of the owner, but a vintage find from one of Crestin’s favorite haunts, Salt Marsh..."
Should You Install a Urinal at Home?
Wall-mounted pit stops are handy in more than just man caves — and they can look better than you might think
"common bath. oldglstuf: Are you saying you urinate in the shower drain when you have... Hope the owners of these urinal-equipped homes plan to stay there forever. A urinal... the 1/2 bath. It would have eliminated so much yelling and cleaning all those years... If your bath has the room, get over it and let a guy have it his way. In my husband's... master bath in soothing spa neutrals and made it to ADA standards although you'd never..."
See a DIY Powder Room Transformation for $1,100
Determination, DIY skill and a stunning tile feature wall helped make this formerly dark and gloomy powder room feel spacious
"basement bath, but couldn't move the toilet. Did subway tiles instead. This bath is... 00 the owner could have used sheathing to clad the wall (instead of drywall). Some... above bath surrond, or would it need more waterproofing? It looks great. I love seeing... Tips for Baths on a Budget..."
Bathed in Color: When to Use Black in the Bath
"elegant bath that's different from all the rest... black in a bath, along with a selection of black paint colors to try in your own space... a half bath for the master bedroom connected to the main bath by a sliding door. Fixtures... the half bath were almost burgundy and the main bath had pink with a boomerang formica... guest bath renovated. I am rehabing a very small ( 10X 5 feet) master bath. I... guest baths and love it! Great article, we are in the midst of putting in a new ensuite..."
Bathed in Color: Favorite Yellows and Golds for the Bath
"master bath. I like yellow but am wondering how it is affected by fluorescent light... adjoining bath. It goes with the season because in the warm months the bedroom is switched... previous owner was attempting a beach theme. It is the same yellow paint on the walls... the 1968 bath, toilet and sink. It's in excellent shape and I refuse to ditch it. On... in the BathWhen to Use Green in the Bath..."
My Houzz: Traditional Texas Home Gets Modern Revamp
Gutting the kitchen and master bath, an Austin couple gives a home they built themselves a contemporary facelift
"master bath, an Austin couple gives a home they built themselves a contemporary facelift... bedrooms, 5.5 baths That's interesting: The owners are using this home as a springboard for... facelift its owners wanted. Although Laurel and Hal Schroeder custom built their home 12... in the bath and looks like again in one of the walls in the living area. But then..."
Houzz Tour: Personality Perseveres in a Classic Tahoe A-Frame
Rustic gets a modern edge but keeps its pedigree in a lakeside vacation cabin, thanks to a thoughtful renovation by its architect owner
"says the owner of architect and design firm Popp Littrell Architecture + Interiors.... upstairs bath. Everything is so cohesive. Excellent! i love how the black cabinetry... bedroom and bath; the original space on the 2nd floor became sleeping quarters for the... original full bath upstairs, so Popp considered it a blank cavas...."
My Houzz: Budget-Minded Comfort for a 1940s Hollywood Bungalow
Plush furnishings, warm colors and a cottage garden give a first-time owner a house worth coming home to