Tag Archives : bath remodel

Bathroom upgrades for winter!

Have you ever lived in a house where you walk into the bathroom in the morning and as your feet hit the bath tile, you are shocked awake by the cold floor?! Not a great way to start the day. If read more...
Bathroom upgrades for winter!

The top trends in bathroom remodeling

Who wouldn't want a larger bathroom with walk-in shower? It seems to be the most popular bath remodel project that clients ask for in recent years. Increasing the size of the bathroom allows space read more...
The top trends in bathroom remodeling

Budgeting your home remodel project

Pretty much everyone likes getting good deals and saving money, but most of us also like to splurge on some things. Sometimes, saving money can actually mean spending more in the long run when the read more...
Budgeting your home remodel project

How to remodel your bath with the perfect shower

No matter what time of year it is, we all take showers, pretty much every day. So it's important to have a shower that puts us in a good mood for the day, or has a calming effect at the end of read more...
How to remodel your bath with the perfect shower

Bathrooms should be both stylish and functional

We all love walking into a well-laid out bathroom with thoughtfully designed tile, lav, shower and maybe a roomy tub. However, to truly love a bathroom, all plumbing fixtures should be read more...
Bathrooms should be both stylish and functional

How to have a sleek, stylish bathroom

The biggest component of many bathrooms is the shower, and who wouldn't love a large tiled shower? Usually the shower is tucked at one end of the room, or in a corner, so it has one to three tiled read more...
How to have a sleek, stylish bathroom

Main reasons for modifying bathroom for aging in place

The same modifications for aging in place are appropriate for anyone who has had surgery, pregnant women (sometimes the balance is off . . . ), a broken leg, and other injuries. What are the read more...
Main reasons for modifying bathroom for aging in place

What does your bathroom need?

You deserve a nice, stylish place to relax after a long day at work. Why not surround yourself with things you really want? Good lighting - this will include just the right type of light for read more...
What does your bathroom need?

Home remodeling for Spring is here!

Just as many of us turn to spring cleaning this time of year - thoughts about how to make changes to our homes come to mind as well. Perhaps it's spending so much time indoors during the winter read more...
Home remodeling for Spring is here!

Safety in the shower

Vertical, sliding shower wand bars are not designed as grab bars - for a sliding bar that you can trust to keep you from falling, you need an actual vertically mounted grab bar. They are a sturdier read more...
Safety in the shower

What to do with bathrooms that are too small

If your home sports a bathroom that is 60 square feet or less, then you know what I mean. Small can be beautiful, but it rarely is, unless someone has put a lot of thought and some red-design work read more...
What to do with bathrooms that are too small

Are walk-in showers and soaking tubs mutually exclusive?

Not at all! Of course your bathroom has to have the square footage to accommodate both, and if it does, then you can certainly have the best of both worlds. (Of course, you can always have the room read more...
Are walk-in showers and soaking tubs mutually exclusive?

Bathroom makeover ideas

Ok, so you want to know what type of luxurious tile you can have installed over that heated bathroom floor. Well, what is the primary purpose of a bathroom? Uh, huh, the unglamorous read more...
Bathroom makeover ideas

Kitchen tile – what works best?

Kitchens can have several different types of tiles, in different applications, and each will enhance your kitchen beautifully. When selecting tile consider where it will be installed. Glossy tile read more...
Kitchen tile – what works best?

Bathroom spaces

While they are usually the smallest room in the house, bathrooms nevertheless can be thought of as being made up of several even smaller spaces. Shower space, toilet space, lav & sink space. I'll read more...
Bathroom spaces

Bathroom remodel ideas

Bathrooms tend to be cookie-cutter layouts during an era; efficient, but boring utilitarian rooms. When fixtures start to wear out, and perhaps there is concern of some leakage, due to the age of read more...
Bathroom remodel ideas

So many tiny bathrooms! What to do?

The most common bathroom size is 8 by 5 feet. Just because the internet is loaded with huge gorgeous bathrooms, don't think that they are all that common. So don't feel bad about your small bath - read more...
So many tiny bathrooms! What to do?

Winter bathrooms

There's no better time than winter to turn a boring bathroom into a spa retreat. While replacing a faucet, re-grouting tile, or repainting are relatively easy for some people to do, more ambitious read more...
Winter bathrooms

What every walk-in shower needs

We all need a place to put the shampoo and any other items we use in the shower; this can be done with a built-in wall niche in the shower. Tiling the little alcove for waterproofing and style will read more...
What every walk-in shower needs

Cool bathroom upgrades

Rainfall shower heads give you a luxurious spa-type experience. The relaxing flow of water allows for total body coverage and feels like bathing in the rain. Warm rain. The rainfall showerhead is read more...
Cool bathroom upgrades

11 things that make a bathroom great

Two sinks and two vanities eliminate waiting in the morning, and each person can have their own space in the bathroom. Locating the toilet in it's own room is great for shared master baths. read more...
11 things that make a bathroom great

Bathroom remodel ideas

The bath lav faucet can be utilitarian, or it can be a work of art! When you upgrade your bathroom next time (or even sooner) think about the faucet as a focal point, rather than just the source of read more...
Bathroom remodel ideas

Does your home have the best lighting for the coming Fall season?

We have been blessed (or not, if you have a hard time with too much heat!) with plenty of long, sunny days this summer, but the "handwriting is on the wall"; the days are getting shorter. Does your read more...
Does your home have the best lighting for the coming Fall season?

Fall in love with your home again!

Remember how you felt when you first moved into your home? Love at first sight! So the years have passed, kids have come (or gone, depending on your age), and the house is in some serious need of read more...
Fall in love with your home again!

Would you remodel just to sell your home?

Why?!! For heavens sake, remodel now, and enjoy it! It's not unusual for home buyers to tear out parts of a home just purchased, simply because they have different tastes than the previous owners. read more...
Would you remodel just to sell your home?