115 Bath Design Photos

Even though it is one of the smallest rooms in the house, having a high-quality washroom shouldn't be an afterthought; after all, a bathroom remodel is one of the most worthwhile home investments you can make. It might not be cheap, but adding updates — like a new bathtub, walk-in shower and double sinks — will increase the overall value, quality and comfort of your home. More 
Castle Building & Remodeling
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Lake Minnetonka Children's Bathroom Remodel
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Designed by Interior Designer Elizabeth Bland The owners of this home near Lake Minnetonka had not one, but two very dated baths. Because the spaces were adjacent to each other and shared a plumbing wall, a remodel of both was in order. In the dark kids bath (which was also used for guests), a window was added and the baby blue tub and surround was replaced with a new (white...More
“seaglass top” — twodraska
Arkin Tilt Architects
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Santa Cruz Straw Bale House
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Playful upstairs bathroom with recycled glass Vetrazzo countertop. © www.edwardcaldwellphoto.com
“Placement of faucet in tub” — lracker
Margeaux Interiors - Margaret Skinner
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Eclectic Powder Room
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The unexpected tin ceiling in this contemporary powder room renovation mixes different period elements with the recycled glass counter top, vessel sink, and walnut flooring. The Moroccan style mirror adds a warm contrast to the clean lined shaker moulding.
“Paint” — whartonkeith
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H2D Architecture + Design
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Seattle Green Custom Home
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This bathroom is in the Seattle Green Custom home by H2D Architecture + Design. The home was built around the principals of sustainability. The backsplash is made from 100% recycled glass tiles from Bedrock Industries in Seattle. The recycled glass countertop is custom made by Novustone. The material is sourced from a 35 mile radius around their Seattle studio. Architecture...More
“love the backsplash and made locally!” — vcrawfis
Keir Townsend
Queen's Gate, Kensington
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The jewel in the crown of this small cloakroom space is the recycled glass basin. It is lit from within by LED’s that emphasize the luminous qualities of the material. Sheer fabric was laminated in sheets of glass for the walk in shower door. Taps are in chrome and leather.
“Sink” — Kelly Newton
roomTEN design
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Lincoln Square Kids Bathroom
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Custom millwork allows for ample storage in a tight bathroom. Hand cast glass mosaic tiles accent white millwork. The Icestone countertop is made of recycled materials. photography by www.tylermallory.com
“Towel rack” — Anna
embrio design studio
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Modern Farmhouse
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“concrete with glass” — azlisa
'g' Green Design Center
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Cape Home Addition - Expanding Home and Lifestyle
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This family bath also serves as a guest bath and was renovated at the same as the kitchen and dining room addition. All of the surfaces are eco-friendly, hypo-allergenic, safe and clean. Made of recycled glass, VOC paints and cabinetry, this bathroom is an oasis for a healthy home. Green Home Remodel – Clean and Green on a Budget – with Flair Dan Cutrona Photography
“OK” — sandmccart
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When you're ready to start the renovation process, it is important to consider popular trends as well as your own family's needs. First of all, you should consider how best to use the space you have. Think about what your family needs most, and then determine if that pedestal bathtub or larger vanity is worth the investment. Next, find ways to add more bathroom storage. Adding more cabinets and shelves to such a small space can be tricky, but it is often crucial for storing towels and beauty supplies. Finally, think about the overall feel of the space. With a creative use of materials, even a bathroom can have decorative elements.

How do I determine my bathroom layout?


As you remodel, you want to think about resell value and buyer preferences, but you also want to think about what you like. Having a bathtub is key when selling your home, but it might not be a great use of space if your family doesn't take many baths. Instead, opt for more sink space with a larger vanity and double sinks. If several people use the same bathroom in the morning, try separating the toilet and shower area from the sink so multiple people can get ready simultaneously. Or if you like to have options, a bathtub and shower combination is the best of both worlds.

How can I add more bathroom storage?


Since space is always needed, purchase an oversized vanity with plenty of cabinets and drawers. If that's not enough, add a medicine cabinet, wall cabinets or floating shelves. Even something as simple as a shower caddy can make a difference. Organization can also save you space. Straighten up deep drawers by using handy trays and dividers.

What materials should I include in my bathroom?


Because the layout and storage options are pretty standard, picking interesting materials is key for helping your bathroom stand out. Tile offers a wide variety of colors and styles, which makes it a popular flooring choice, while mosaic tiles are common in showers. The grout can be challenging to clean though, so stone or granite might be better shower alternatives. Just like in a kitchen, implementing a fun tile backsplash or countertop color can help liven up an otherwise dull space. And last but not least, don't forget the hardware! Cabinet pulls, shower heads and faucets come in a variety of finishes, which allows you to add bits and pieces of personality.
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