31 Rustic 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 
High Camp Home
2 Reviews
Juniper Hills
Ideabooks7,064
Questions10
“Bathroom” — tlampela
Chelsea Sachs Design
1 Review
Lake Tahoe Residence
Ideabooks794
Questions1
Photography, www.petermedilek.com Prop Styling, www.danielemaxwelldesigns.com
“Barn wood 3” — sergedompierre
Allen-Guerra Architecture
28 Reviews
ranch at goldenview
Ideabooks429
Questions1
Suzanne Allen, Allen-Guerra Architecture & Interiors www.allen-guerra.com Custom tub designed by Suzanne Allen and fabricated by Dean Morgan along with Mark Bookman. Mining sluce designed faucet by Suzanne Allen & Ethan Guerra. Faucet fabricated by Ethan Guerra and Mark Bookman.
“Open shelves” — byrnes2112
Loudoun County Premiere Design-Build Firm
We are a Design-Build Firm. We can help you achieve your dream home using your budget with care and craftsmanship.
Sponsored
Deborah Kirk Interiors
8 Reviews
Ian's Chapel Cottages
Ideabooks212
Questions2
Both the stone bathtub and sink were imported from China. The flooring is scored and stained concrete - not stone!
“Texturas” — Marcela Bledt
Wright-Built
21 Reviews
Rustic Modern New Construction
Ideabooks239
Questions2
Sarah Miller
“Tub” — temperance2011
Zabala Erickson, LLC
5 Reviews
A tasteful modern mountain bath.
Ideabooks268
Questions2
A whole new take on the rugged strength integral to mountain life, the pallet of this bath plays with poured in place concrete walls and cabinetry, free form tub, frosted glass, and simple limestone flooring. Photography by Kim Sargent Photography
“tile” — sfoleyaz
Cohen Construction Inc.
1 Review
West Vail New Home
Ideabooks78
Questions0
Stovall Studio
“Light” — beck0472
MILLER ARCHITECTS PC
3 Reviews
Rock Shower with Wall of Glass
Ideabooks255
Questions0
Miller Architects, PC
“tile in shower” — kbcarp96
Renovating in Ashburn? Contact a local pro
Kim Kendall Interiors
Loudoun County Interior Designer
View my projects
Advantage Landscaping
Northern Virginia Full Service Landscape Design Build Firm
View my projects
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 rustic 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 rustic 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.
© 2014 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™