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Long and Narrow guest bath transitional-bathroom

Long and Narrow guest bath

Long. Narrow. Can’t move any plumbing. These can be dreaded words in the design industry. Or they can be a challenge issued to spur creativity. These challenges were met head on by repurposing the tub to a full shower and adding zen-like materials to transform what was once a jungle-theme bath shared by children to an elegant guest bath that welcomes home grown adults on occasional visits.

Very dark brown stained maple cabinetry feature an intriguing drawer configuration: is it three, four, eight, how many? It’s actually 5 drawers designed to flow with each other both horizontally and vertically; the hardware chosen to help accentuate this unity (the bottom 2/4 drawer fronts is actually one deep drawer). Quartz counters, porcelain sinks, contemporary faucetry and a large custom-framed mirror complete the vanity ensemble!

A dual-flush toilet meet the homeowners’ wish for “green” solutions. Natural stone, pebble tiles and wood satisfy the desire for an earthier, more natural feeling in the room. Frameless glass gives an unencumbered view to take in the natural elements within the shower. Even the shampoo and soap niches reflect the “ying & yang” notions often thought of when envisioning a “zen” atmosphere.

While the footprint remained the same, this bath was converted from “monkey business” to total tranquility.


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November 26, 2013
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Amy Stokes
This is a standard shaker style door and slab front drawer. Just about all of the companies will make this. I think you can eve do this combo at ikea.
    Bookmark   November 26, 2013 at 5:30PM
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Actually Ikea is not even in same hemisphere s this cabinetry. It is custom designed and created. It is not just a standard shaker door is a 3 inch wide stile and rail door in a frameless construction.
    Bookmark   June 10, 2014 at 8:38PM
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June 28, 2012
ariwise wrote:
Beautiful! May I ask what is the dimentions of the counter?
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I am sorry but do not have the information at my fingertips. Glad you like it!
    Bookmark   July 26, 2012 at 9:40PM
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April 15, 2012
tammyj81107 wrote:
Vanity lights - Where did you get bathroom lights?
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Brilliant! Lighting & Design
This seems to be a Hubbardton Forge design, with the opal glass option, made in Vermont...
    Bookmark   April 16, 2012 at 10:00AM
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Gina Johnson
If you're open to some slightly different designs, I would suggest you look at the Hudson Valley Blade collection. They have a similar effect but a cleaner design.
    Bookmark   April 16, 2012 at 10:12AM
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April 11, 2012
skfptl wrote:
where can I find the cabinet pulls? what is their length? - what is the name of the cabinet pulls and were can I find them?
Also what is the length?
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as I recall they are top knobs or Atlas. For size, you will need to do the homework and check their website. There is not enough time in the day to answer questions specifically. I do my best but do need to run a business and pay the bills!
    Bookmark   July 26, 2012 at 9:44PM
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March 4, 2012
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The Shabby Nest
Valspar's Mineral Ash is a similar color.
    Bookmark   March 5, 2012 at 10:25PM
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I think it is Manchester Tan but would have to check my files.
    Bookmark   March 21, 2012 at 8:59PM
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February 2, 2012
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There is a door - It's open.
    Bookmark   February 2, 2012 at 11:04AM
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November 30, 2011
kristiesh wrote:
Hi Cheryl, could you tell me the name of the floor tile, shower tile and the counter top? Thanks!
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The shower is the limestone or the floor?
    Bookmark   April 12, 2012 at 5:09AM
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Not sure what you mean by the floor was purchased before you had tile. I love the floor and assumed it was tile? Can you clarify? Just curious if it is tile- what it is. Thanks!
    Bookmark   September 26, 2013 at 6:23PM
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November 8, 2011
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Thank you, we recently picked tile from The tile shop :) Epsilon Mocha, could that be it? What is your opinion on the contrast of the grout? Contrast or a brown grout? thanks again
    Bookmark   December 9, 2011 at 11:30PM
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I do not recall name of it but it is not one of those. It could be close though. it has a sheen to it also. I chose to contrast the grout because of the herringbone pattern. This is important or you lose the pattern with matching grout!!
    Bookmark   February 1, 2012 at 9:58PM
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October 12, 2011
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I love it also. Is quartz...caesarstone concrete
    Bookmark   February 1, 2012 at 10:00PM
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September 22, 2011
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Yes they are my design and creation. Not available unless you live nearby. However, we are working on a line of cabinetry that is prefab and can be purchased and shipped. You can call my shop in detail interiors if you like and get more info. Ask for Cheryl.
    Bookmark   February 1, 2012 at 9:59PM
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July 25, 2011
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Thanks Rhoda! I think you are right about the yin and yang sink. It might be a little shallow for an everyday bathroom though, so I'll have to find something similar but deeper. Thanks for the reply :)
    Bookmark   July 25, 2011 at 8:34PM
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I had the same dilema. I boughts vessel sink from Decolav - 4" above vanity for the vessel look, but has 2" below counter giving you a 6" deep sink.
    Bookmark   July 25, 2011 at 9:22PM
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May 4, 2011
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DeCocco Design
Look up "glass" in your local yellow pages and bring this picture to them. It's often cheaper than going to a bathroom dealer.
    Bookmark   May 4, 2011 at 10:32AM
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Thank you! Beautiful bathroom!
    Bookmark   May 4, 2011 at 10:34AM
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March 6, 2011
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It looks like a Crema Marfil or possibly Princess Yellow from Ann Sacks.
    Bookmark   March 7, 2011 at 3:49AM
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Thanks for your help!
    Bookmark   March 7, 2011 at 7:35AM
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February 26, 2011
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Paul Anater
Thanks for clearing that up Cheryl!
    Bookmark   February 27, 2011 at 9:47AM
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Very nice. Thanks for the info.
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dejajuju wrote:
Where can I buy the floor tile? - What's the brand & color of the floor tile?

November 2, 2013
jetkin wrote:
What are the dimensions of the vanity and the mirror?
September 12, 2013
parkcityred wrote:
Who makes the sink?
August 26, 2012
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March 21, 2011
estherfan wrote:
What color grout did you use for your bath floor tiles? It looks like it's a contrast with the tiles and looks really nice. I'm wondering if I should go with a grout that blends with the tiles or something that shows contrast like yours.

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