5 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 
Renovation Angel
River House Noosa
Complementing the vj grooved timber used throughout this home, a green timber porcelain tile laid vertically was used in this bathroom. The recycled blackbutt cabinetry is complimented with a mirror in the same timber.
“Polished Concrete Benchtop” — andrewpfo
Dawson & Clinton
1 Review
21st Street Residence
Working with a long time resident, creating a unified look out of the varied styles found in the space while increasing the size of the home was the goal of this project. Both of the home’s bathrooms were renovated to further the contemporary style of the space, adding elements of color as well as modern bathroom fixtures. Further additions to the master bathroom include a fra...More
“Like the tile color, but maybe less is more...” — Scott Dykes
RJ Maillie Jr LLC
10 Reviews
Cape May Modern Bath Renovation
Tile floor and bamboo vanity
“a little like the tile on the floor on miami beach” — angelacrowley
Loudoun County Premiere Design-Build Firm
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Herbeau - Winckelmans Tiles - Line Art Vanities
Herbeau Bel Epoque Lavatory Table Sink
This turn-of-the-century porcelain lavatory table sink captures the flair of Paris during the lively Belle Epoque era. Measures 42” W; 33 3/8" H. Shown with Royale high-arc lavatory set in Polished Chrome.
“green subway and small tile floor” — pringlek
Centennial 360
15 Reviews
7th Street East Custom Home
Main Floor Powder Room with stone above counter sink, tiled walls, hardwood floors.
“too dark” — cookmoore
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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