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Master Suite

These homeowners had a master bathroom adjoining their master bedroom, but something wasn’t quite as it should be…it wasn’t quite ready to be called a “master suite”. A “master suite” evokes ideas of tranquility and personal sanctuary where you can recharge your batteries and soothe your mind. But what if your current master bedroom/master bathroom combination isn’t quite hitting the mark? Maybe it’s time to give your space a second look, and as these Bartlett homeowners discovered, you may even discover that your very own spa inspired retreat is just a few steps away.

The first step toward creating their ideal space was meeting with Normandy Designer Jennifer Runner, AKBD and talking about the project. When assessing the challenges of the existing space, Jennifer worked closely with the homeowner to find out what they did and did not like about their existing master bedroom and master bathroom. They talked about a small shower, a bathtub that was too tiny to use and leaked into their dining room below, very little natural light and a lack of storage in their vanity. Additionally, the first thing you saw when you entered the master bedroom was the walk in closet door, which didn’t do much to enhance your sense of entering a “master suite”.

Jennifer went to work redesigning the space, and together they settled on a design that would meet all their wants and needs. Two reach in closets were added to the master bedroom, along with a custom designed niche for their TV and furniture piece. This created a new focal point for the room and gave them functional his and hers closet space. This change from a single walk in closet to two reach in closets allowed the bathroom to be enlarged to accommodate a much bigger soaking tub and larger shower. More windows were added and all corners of the bathroom are now flooded with natural light.

The floor now offers radiant heat to eliminate the chill of the tile as you get ready for the day. The countertops and porcelain tiles feature recycled materials, and the master bedroom carpeting was replaced with hardwood floors.

These Bartlett homeowners now have a serene oasis in their home where they can prepare to face the day, or unwind before heading to bed. They were so inspired by their master bedroom suite transformation, that they even wrote us a little poem.

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Or click here to read the sweet poem our homeowners wrote:

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Kelly Leonard wrote:
What colour is this paint?
   Comment   May 9, 2013
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This paint color was selected by the homeowner and unfortunately we do not have a record of which color was selected. Perhaps your local paint supplier or an interior designer could help you select a similar color that would work well for your home.
May 17, 2013 at 7:25AM     
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missyorke wrote:
what wood is on the floor
   Comment   February 4, 2013
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This is a Pre-Finished Brazilian Cherry floor.
February 13, 2013 at 1:53PM     
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kbmets7 wrote:
What size is the opening where the chest is located? Size of chest?
   Comment   December 12, 2012
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Any help with the color on the walls?
May 11, 2013 at 4:52AM   
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I'm sorry, the homeowner selected the color of the wall and I do not have any record of the shade that was selected. Perhaps a local paint shop could help you find a similar shade, or an interior designer could help you find a color that would be a good fit for your home.
May 21, 2013 at 1:12PM   
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dootieman wrote:
Brilliant use of limited space. Can you tell me the depth of the closet units?
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These closets are standard reach in closets with a depth of 24"
November 2, 2012 at 1:22PM   
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Betty Dawe wrote:
We're looking for doors just like that. Can you give me info on them please? Manufacturer, make etc. Thanks!
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The glass is frosted in these doors, hopefully your local provider can replicate this look for you.
November 5, 2012 at 7:31AM   
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I was able to get doors custom made like this from WindowRama. However, I got the 'french door' type instead of sliders and went with white for a brighter look (I have a small space)
December 29, 2013 at 9:38AM   
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txyogagirl wrote:
what the size of this room
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This room is approximately 11' by 20'.
December 3, 2012 at 7:08AM   
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fitnwhole wrote:
Where can I get the window treatments?
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These window treatments were sourced directly by the homeowner so unfortunately we do not have details on where they can be found. But we agree that they are very attractive and really help pull together the look.
July 3, 2012 at 7:36AM   
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fitnwhole wrote:
What color are the walls?
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Valspar's Notre Dame is a similar color.
March 17, 2012 at 7:38PM     
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This homeowner selected her paint colors after her remodeling project was complete so unfortunately we do not have the exact color she selected. But thanks to @The Shabby Nest for sharing a possible match.
July 3, 2012 at 7:38AM   
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