Tag: bathrooms

Spa-Style Bathrooms: Luxury that Lasts

Luxury is about more than just style; it’s also about value. After all, many of the most luxurious materials on the planet–diamonds, gold and marble–are also extremely durable and timeless. Because consumers are looking at their homes in new ways–often refocusing on a longer-term commitment—an increasing number are planning spaces that will continue to deliver… Read more »

Design Tips for Adding a Master Suite

A master bathroom can set your home apart from others in your neighboorhood for resale as well as giving you a spa-like retreat you can enjoy every day. A master suite addition can be a great way to expand your living space and upgrade the value of your home. Here are a few ideas to… Read more »

Smart Strategies for Bathroom Remodeling

You dream about a bathroom that’s high on comfort and personal style, but you also want materials, fixtures, and amenities with lasting value. You can have both.   Stick to a Plan A bathroom remodel is no place for improvisation. Before ripping out the first tile, think hard about how you will use the space, what materials… Read more »

Bathroom Makeover Ideas for Every Season

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As seasons change, your bathroom designs should too. It’s not enough to just have one look throughout the entire year. It can get boring and you will most likely lose interest in your bathroom that way. Here are some tips on how to make your bathroom presentable for all seasons: Spring Floral is a staple… Read more »

12 Clever Bathroom Storage Ideas

Whether your bathroom is large or small, these savvy storage ideas will help you add space and stay organized. Wall Cabinet Making use of every inch of space is essential in a small bathroom. Marian Parsons hung an easy-to-make handmade cabinet to make use of the empty wall space. The different compartments store a variety… Read more »

Bathroom Remodeling – Splurge or Save?

Function is the No. 1 priority in a bathroom—if it doesn’t “work” for you, who cares whether the tile is patterned in period-perfect Arts and Crafts style? Ultimately, you must be able to easily, conveniently use the space and the features within it.   “In the end, you need a good quality toilet that works… Read more »

7 Mistakes NOT to make in your Bathroom Remodel

Whether you are just replacing an outdated vanity or renovating the entire space, bathroom remodeling can be an expensive proposition. Read on to find out the 7 most common mistakes made during a bathroom renovation and how you can avoid them in your own home. 1. Don’t Ignore the Bathroom Fan Don’t forget about this… Read more »

10 Amenities to Make Your Bathroom Extraordinary

“Tub, shower, toilet, sink”: It’s the mantra of bathrooms. But even if you have them all and more (two sinks!), you may be missing some essential bathroom amenities. Add these top 10 to get on your way to the perfect bathroom for your house. 1. Thermostatic valves. Shower valves have either one handle that controls… Read more »

11 Ways to Age-Proof Your Bathroom

Learn how to create a safe and accessible bathroom without sacrificing style   If you’re planning to stay in your house for the rest of your life, it might be wise to renovate your bathroom with accessible design in mind. Along with kitchens, bathrooms are one of the spaces homeowners use the most. They also… Read more »

Custom Showers

I used to live in an old row house in Georgetown that was converted into two, one bedroom apartments.   I loved my little space; however I never had one relaxing shower while I lived there.  The old pipes turned the water orange, there was barely any water pressure so I could never get warm in… Read more »