Tag Archives : bathroom

What makes the perfect bathroom

Ugh! Even the most awesome bathroom has to deal with plumbing drains, water lines and vent stacks. And don't forget electricity! These things don't play well together, so having a professional advise read more...
What makes the perfect bathroom

Should you get rid of the bathtub?

The traditional tub/ shower combination is as old as the indoor bathroom (well, almost!). Certainly none of us remembers a time before every home had one. But that is changing; more homeowners are read more...
Should you get rid of the bathtub?

Good lighting in the bathroom

Is proper light fixtures what you think of when planning a remodel for your bathroom? You should! The bathroom is the first place people go after waking up in the morning, and it can set the mood for read more...
Good lighting in the bathroom

Minimalist bathrooms

Are you the sort of person who hates clutter, and loves a pristine space? Designing your bathroom to hide everyday items will go a long way towards keeping the space clear. A wall mounted vanity read more...
Minimalist bathrooms

Favorite bathroom upgrades

A glass shower door lends a luxurious look to any bathroom, but the reason for installing one might just be about more than looks. A curbless shower has no ledge or lip to step over to enter the read more...
Favorite bathroom upgrades

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!

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?

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

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

Aging in place and the bathroom

You don't have to be "elderly" to love the features that professionals recommend for seniors. Too many homeowners wait until an elderly relative comes to live with them, or a spouse comes home from a read more...
Aging in place and the bathroom

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

See some home bath remodel ideas!

Just as in all things, when it comes to bathroom, we all have individual tastes. Think back many years ago, when bathrooms were first introduced inside the home! That was so exciting, people weren't read more...
See some home bath remodel ideas!

The quality of your bath remodel will depend on the quality of your contractor

The ultimate results of your bath remodel project will depend on the quality of the company you choose. Right from their industry experience, planning skills, expertise, knowledge, workers, the read more...
The quality of your bath remodel will depend on the quality of your contractor

Fixing a big ugly bathroom

OK, enough complaining about the trials and tribulations of small, even tiny, bathrooms (although the difficulties are real). What if you have a humongous bathroom, but it looks awful? Now that's a read more...
Fixing a big ugly bathroom

What to do with a small bathroom

So many homes have small bathrooms - either the main bath is small or there is a guest bath that just seems way too small. No matter who uses it, they can feel cramped and a little creeped out by a read more...
What to do with a small bathroom

Is your bathroom getting you down?

Bathrooms put up with a lot of use and abuse - and all that moisture is hard on surfaces and finishes. At some point, it becomes difficult to properly clean the corners and cracks where tile, read more...
Is your bathroom getting you down?

Update your bathroom!

There are many ways to upgrade a bathroom, here are some that you might like! Have your shower replaced, and include glass shower doors to open up the bathroom and make the shower itself brighter read more...
Update your bathroom!

Bathroom need work?

Of course it does! The hardest working room in the house is the bathroom. Moisture, mildew, and germs combine to make it a difficult room to keep properly clean, and that moisture gets everywhere, read more...
Bathroom need work?

Does your bathroom need updating?

Bathrooms need more frequent refurbishing than most rooms because of the heavy use they get and the moisture issue. Hard to clean corners around the tub and shower can become encrusted with mildew, read more...
Does your bathroom need updating?

Bath design is about more than looks

How does your bath support your busy life? Is there a place to sit and tie your shoes? Are the surfaces durable and easy to clean? How close is the laundry to the mater bath? Do the cabinets have read more...
Bath design is about more than looks

What would you REALLY like in your master bath?

Heated floors, heated towel bars and toilet seats (hey! I love this idea!) are trending for many bath remodels. Homeowners love towel warmers; they can turn them on, jump in the shower and have read more...
What would you REALLY like in your master bath?

Bathrooms can be anything you want them to be

What is your favorite bathroom style? If you go on the internet you will see everything from purely practical to sumptuous, elegant palaces to cleanliness. Well, most of us can't quite aspire to a read more...
Bathrooms can be anything you want them to be

How to have a great shower experience!

Have you kept up with the latest shower head technology? Shower heads have evolved way past the traditional spray head attached to the wall. Kohler has a new, advanced rain shower head that actually read more...
How to have a great shower experience!

Bathroom makeover ideas

Whether your bathroom is large or small, it can be made to be both practical and beautiful. It all starts with quality materials and well-laid out fixtures; after all, bathrooms are primarily about read more...
Bathroom makeover ideas