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12 Design Tips to Make a Small Bathroom Better
"small bathroom is comfortable, not cramped, by using every inch wisely... tips for designing a small bathroom. And yes, you're off the hook for the 5 pounds... type of bathroom design. Trying to make everything fit in the available space is like... small bathrooms — you know, the kind that make you feel like you have to lose 5 pounds... doing a giant crossword puzzle. Among the challenges: configuring the toilet and..."
Bathroom Design: How to Pick Out a Vanity
Learn how to choose the right materials, style and size for a vanity that fits your bathroom and works for your needs
"size for a vanity that fits your bathroom and works for your needs... of your bathroom will suffer. We spoke with six bathroom and vanity designers to... part of a bathroom remodel, but choosing the right vanity can make or break your bathroom's... bathroom's design. If it's placed awkwardly in a traffic route, uses poor or mismatched... small bathroom remodel. We're embarking on a bathroom reno as we speak. Our house..."
Design Basics to Help You Think Through a New Master Bath
"master bathrooms have become one of the most considered spaces in home design. These... provide a refuge from hectic schedules and a place for pampering. In these spaces we... allow a wide variation in creative design solutions and material choices. There are... are a few basic elements that each bathroom requires, and then there are the amenities... Let’s take a look at standard dimensions of essential fixtures and then investigate the..."
How to Pick a Shower Niche That's Not Stuck in a Rut
Forget "standard." When you're designing a niche, the shelves and spacing have to work for your individual needs
"you're designing a niche, the shelves and spacing have to work for your individual... makes a difference in function and style. Is glass or Caesarstone best? How many... not the designer it’s our client who is using his bathroom a couple times a day and... niche's into a bathroom wall above the vanity next to a mirror? Or to build a "sinked in... is not a bad idea to go with a prefabricated edge profile. A small range of these..."
Design Lessons From a Modern New Bathroom
"creating a spacious, high-style look from a minimalist bath designed from scratch... convert a bedroom into a second full bathroom and walk-in closet. "These clients like... move to a larger house in the suburbs. Their love of city life won out, so they put... relaxing bathroom that suited their minimalist tastes.... renovate a mid century modern 10x 10 bathroom and am interested in a corner combination... chance of a floorplan for the bathroom? I know those photos with a wide-angle lens are..."
Make a Powder Room Accessible With Universal Design
Right-size doorways, lever handles and clearance around the sink and commode are a great start in making a powder room accessible to all
"commode are a great start in making a powder room accessible to all... access to a sink and toilet without having to climb stairs. In a two-story home, a... room or a full bathroom on the main level is also important if someone sustains a serious... budget, a full size bathroom on the main level is the way to go. This provides the... you or a loved one does sustain a major injury, and can no longer get to another level..."
8 Ways to Design a Better Shower
See the ingredients of a perfect shower, from the rainshower head and bench to the nook for shampoo and soap
"ingredients of a perfect shower, from the rainshower head and bench to the nook for shampoo... away for a long weekend and stayed at a nice condo with a view of the Gulf of Mexico... shower design left a lot to be desired. The controls were positioned in the wrong... wasn't a place for soap and shampoo, and more. So taking a shower wasn't enjoyable... low for a taller person, the clunky glass door was all wobbly and unattractive, there..."
Tell a Story With Design for a More Meaningful Home
"beyond a home's bones to find the narrative at its heart, for a more rewarding experience... that home design can, and should, tell a story too. In a sense, a home's design should... how does a home's design do this? How, in fact, can a collection of wood, brick, concrete... come as a surprise that books, plays, poems, paintings or music tell stories, many... bedrooms, 2½ bathrooms etc.) and readily discernible (colonial, gourmet kitchen, wonderful..."
Mission Possible: A Designer Decorates a Blank Apartment in 4 Days
Four days and $10,000 take an apartment from bare to all-there. Get the designer's daily play-by-play
"interior designer Dona Rosene picked up a call from a number she didn't recognize at... m. on a Monday, she had no idea how busy her week was about to become. A single guy... she had a lot of freedom in the design, everything she chose had to be readily available... dog and a juicer, the 27-year-old Husch asked Rosene to make the place clean and masculine... gave her a $10,000 budget for furniture and accessories. Here's how she did it. Houzz..."
A Window Above the Bathroom Sink: Feature or Flaw?
"clever design solutions let you have your vanity mirror and a great view, too... is not a flaw, but a feature. Browse bathroom designs | Find a bathroom designer... people love a window above the kitchen sink. But put that window above a bathroom sink... to be a flaw. A mirror right above the sink is pretty handy — you can see what you're... you have a window there instead, what can you do? Check out 16 bathrooms where that..."
Design It Like a Man: Tips for Single Guys Planning a Bedroom
What guys should consider — aside from the Xbox — to design a bedroom that's comfortable, stylish and accommodating
"Xbox — to design a bedroom that's comfortable, stylish and accommodating... comes to design. Being a man, I’m particularly on the lookout for styles that appeal... basically it’s a means with no end, because it’s impossible — and impractical — to lump all... men into a category of style. Everyone is different. But there are some similarities... comes to design. (These similarities are easier to spot with single guys, because the..."
A Dark Atlanta Attic Welcomes a Light-Filled Bathroom
From architecturally quirky attic to sunny bathroom, this renovated space now has everything a growing family could need
"sunny bathroom, this renovated space now has everything a growing family could need... posed a few challenges for designing the bathroom, but Patterson made the most of... hired designer Brian Patterson to renovate their unfinished attic into a master suite... With a baby on the way, this couple needed to make more room in their starter home... creating a timeless 140-square-foot space filled with light. The renovation included..."
Bath of the Week: A Lovely Update for a Victorian Tub
Adding a walk-in shower and other modern amenities makes a tiny bathroom beautiful and user friendly
"dding a walk-in shower and other modern amenities makes a tiny bathroom beautiful... wanted a proper shower, and they wanted a modern bathroom. Eliza Hart of Hart Wright... “They had a claw-foot tub with a shower attachment and a curtain,” she says. “Anyone... there’s a will and a clever architect, there’s a way.... overflow from a wall mount to a side deck mount without buying a new tub? LOVE the wallpaper..."
Light-Happy Changes Upgrade a Small Bathroom
Glass block windows, Starphire glass shower panes and bright white and blue tile make for a bright new bathroom design
"make for a bright new bathroom design... color. Bathroom at a Glance Who lives here: A mother and her daughter, who's in fourth... plaguing this bathroom when a mother and her 9-year-old daughter moved into their home. For... to say, a very important part of their home's full remodel was creating a beautiful... functional bathroom. Local builder Bill Fry tackled the project, with help from the h... nothing like a relaxing in a warm tub, with music playing, a good book, and a glass of wine..."
Crown Your Pedestal Sink With a Fitting Mirror
"your bathroom's design all the way to the top with a gorgeous mirror to fit your... sinks are a bathroom favorite for more reasons than one — they are sleek, streamlined... where a double vanity would look crowded. Once you choose the perfect sink, though... Here are a few considerations for making your morning routine one of the most stylish... Almost a must with pedestals. I don't get that "pedestal sinks are a bathroom favorite"..."