38 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 
J. Carsten Remodeling
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Dark stained vanity
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Nick Kapanke
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J. Carsten Remodeling
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Dark Stained vanity
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The owner of this large master bath enjoys taking both long soaks in the tub in addition to relaxing steam showers, so we can her a beautiful way to do both. Instead of choosing a standard tub, we gave her a claw foot tub with a classic telephone style faucet. The walk in shower has several body sprays for the ultimate in relaxation.
“tub” — homefordogs
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A Custom Color Palette, 1942 Craftsman Bungalow
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Bungalow bathroom, antique wall sconce in polished chrome metal, vintage green glass cabinet knob, two tone tones of wall colors and an additional for millwork. Upper wall Silverpointe SW7653, lower wall Rhinestone SW7656, ceiling Ivory Lace SW7013, millwork and medicine cabinet Roman Column SW7562. Photo by Paula McHugh
Chermac Builders Inc
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Drew-Serna
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After photo of shower. Removal of the bench/shelf resulted in a net gain of 8" in the shower making if feel more open and less confined. The clear 3/8" glass enclosure using little metal added the feeling of more depth and expanse to the space. Where necessary bronze metal was used to match the bronze fixtures. Photo by: Chiemi Photography
“glass shower and bathtub” — muffwater
Domus Architects and Project Managers Ltd
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After photo of the space. The granite top plays off of the simulated slate porcelain tile was in the shower and wainscoting at the claw-foot tub. White china sinks were used to tie into the tub and toilet color. Walls were painted gray to compliment the tile flooring and stone/glass tile banding present in the shower and tub wainscot. Oil rubbed bronze vintage fixtures were...More
“bathroom” — gwen1976
Chermac Builders Inc
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Drew-Serna
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After photo of the new tub fixture. Vintage oil rubbed bronze wall mount tub filler with hand shower were used to compliment the vintage feel of the claw foot tub. The stone/glass tile band was placed so that the tub filler would sit inside the field for contrast. Photo by: Chiemi Photography
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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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