The Bathroom Design in these 10 Homes Are So Luxurious, You’ll Want to Live in Them

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From chandelier lit vanities, to 360 degree bathing experiences, grab a bottle of bath bubbles and–soak–up these gorgeous bathroom design ideas.   Some dads call them their office, many public options should be avoided at all costs, and other outposts are so nice they rival beauty parlors. We’re talking about the bathroom. According to a UK study , British adults … Read More

What NOT to Do When Remodeling Bathrooms

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While a bathroom might not be the first room a potential home buyer asks to see, it can make or break the sale. Here are five common mistakes both rookie and seasoned flippers and homeowners make when renovating a bathroom. Mistake 1: Ignoring proper spacing and layout Bathrooms may seem straightforward, but a lack of spatial awareness in the renovation planning … Read More

5 Common Bathroom Problems and How to Fix Them

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There are many common bathroom problems you can solve on your own, quickly and inexpensively. If you’re bothered by a wobbly toilet seat, or frustrated with a slow tub drain causing the tub to fill with water when you take a shower, read on! Here are some simple solutions to five common bathroom problems: 1. Clogged showerhead It’s frustrating when you … Read More

9 Signs It's Time to Update Your Bathroom

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A bathroom should be a place of comfort – the optimal environment for a relaxing soak or getting ready efficiently during a harried morning. “You’re going to spend time in there every day,” says Sarah Hurd, part of the mother-daughter team behind Short Story Renovations, a Baltimore-area design, rehab and staging company. “You should not hate your bathroom.” If a … Read More

10 Ways to Make a Small Bathroom Look Bigger

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Small bathroom spaces aren’t found just in apartments and condos – they’re in our guest bathrooms and powder rooms, too. Since no one likes feeling crowded, here are a few tips for making any small bathroom seem bigger – no wall demolition required. 1. Brighten the room Bring in as much light as possible. Light, bright rooms always feel more … Read More

Is Your Bathroom a Total Snooze Fest? (It Doesn't Have to Be)

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The current trend of turning household bathrooms into spa-like retreats isn’t a bad one, per se. Whether waking up with a hot shower or relaxing before bed in a soothing bath, everyone appreciates a crisp, clean palette and great lighting for getting prepped. And neutrals make sense for installed features like bathtubs and sinks – things that are difficult and … Read More

How Hard Is It to Add a Bathroom?

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f your home was built before 1970, you likely have one bathroom for your entire household. This probably means that everyone scrounges for counter space and fights over shower time, leaving you wishing for another bathroom. But how hard is it to add one? What kind of design do you need? Where would you even find room for it in … Read More

How Hard Is It to Add a Bathroom?

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f your home was built before 1970, you likely have one bathroom for your entire household. This probably means that everyone scrounges for counter space and fights over shower time, leaving you wishing for another bathroom. But how hard is it to add one? What kind of design do you need? Where would you even find room for it in … Read More

Designer Lookbook: Deidre Oliver's Streamlined Master Bath

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Designer Deidre Oliver, with Niwot, CO firm Oliver Designs , transformed her neighbor’s ’90s master bath into a contemporary spa sanctuary with high-end plumbing and beautiful finishes. Oliver reconfigured the 432-square-foot bathroom’s layout to better utilize the center of the room, which had been empty, wasted space. The original layout consisted of an L-shaped vanity, above-mirror Hollywood lights, and quartz … Read More

9 Ways to Get Your Bathrooms Open-House Ready

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Clean contemporary bathroom sink When it comes time to sell your home, you want to make sure every room is in tip-top shape—that means clean, neat and free of clutter. One room to pay particular attention to is the bathroom. No one wants to be reminded of the drudgery and hard work that is required to maintain it. Bathrooms quickly … Read More