Oct
2018
11

Kid Clutter: Tips to Keep the Tub Clean and Safe for Kids … and Adults

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If yours is a single-bath home, all the toys and bottles can turn the tub and shower area into a cluttered space that makes bath time more chaotic. With these three simple steps, you can have a spotless, clutter-free space that’s all ready for both “littles” and adults to get clean. Step 1: Clean up your act: Before you draw the bath for your child, you’re probably taking a few minutes to grab various bottles and personal care items from the tub’s rim to prevent those little hands from pulling them into the tub. One simple addition will help you…


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Oct
2018
4

Decorating On A Budget: Weekend Painting

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In the bathroom, paint is not just for walls. Paint can banish ugly, outdated colors and gross stains into the history books at a fraction of the cost of a full remodeling job. Shower tile Before you reach for the tub and tile paint at your favorite home improvement center, consider your goals. If you’re after a simple face lift a few years before you move in for the full remodel, a DIY job may suffice. Otherwise, a professional paint job on old tile will look much more convincing and polished. Before you paint, go over the entire surface with…


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Oct
2018
4

Beautiful Bathroom Accessories You Can Find Around Your Home

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Whether you’ve just completed a stunning bathroom renovation or are looking for some finishing touches to bring your bathroom to life, accessories are an affordable way to add personality and interest. If you are looking for some unique ideas to accessorize your bathroom, you might be surprised at some of the items you can find around the home. Jars and Bottles Most of us have some form of jars and bottles left over from the kitchen. Instead of tossing them out with the recycle bin, look for jars in interesting shapes and varying sizes. For jars that will act as…


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Sep
2018
25

6 Great Plants To Enliven Your Bathroom

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It’s not hard to find the benefits of keeping a plant or two in the bathroom. Many tropical species thrive on moisture and low lighting. In return, they’ll more than reward you with their soft, leafy elegance in a room filled with hard surfaces. These are some benefits of keeping houseplants. A famous study by NASA found that houseplants can improve the air quality by removing toxins from the air, including formaldehyde and benzene, along with other chemicals. (Not that you can ditch the fan, but still.) Plants produce oxygen, even if it’s just a little bit. Finally, plants make…


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Sep
2018
18

Tips And Upgrades To Help You Warm Up Your Chilly Bathroom

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As winter revs up, you know what that means. You’d rather stay toasty in your bed rather than get up and face your cold bathroom. There’s no need to shiver through your middle-of-the-night bathroom trips or morning shower. Consider some of these upgrades and fixes to make time in the bath more pleasant, even when it’s subzero outside. Window check: For anyone who lives in a northern climate, it’s an absolute must to make sure windows are properly sealed. Check inside and out for leaks and use caulk to lock out the arctic air. Let the sun in: At the…


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Sep
2018
10

Four Design-Savvy Ways to Hang a Vanity Mirror in the Bathroom

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There are many different kinds of mirrors out there. They perform several different functions and come in all shapes and sizes, depending on its main use and the space that one has available. By far the most common use for a mirror is assistance with our personal grooming and appearance, whether it be showing us how we look in a particular outfit or article of clothing (for which a full-length mirror may be in order), or aiding us in combing our hair, brushing our teeth, shaving, applying makeup, and so on. For this latter set of tasks, the vanity mirror…


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Sep
2018
6

Make Shower Time Spa-Worthy With These Aromatherapy Shower Steamers

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When it comes to beating a case of frazzled nerves, nothing compares to a long soak in the tub. In reality, busy schedules can get in the way of a really great therapeutic soak. So for those times when a shower will have to do, try some of these things to upgrade your experience so you can get more out of “me” time. Indulge in your favorite scents: The scents and bubbles released from a bath bomb offer one of the truest paths to relaxation. These aromatherapy shower steamers make it easy to treat yourself to a hardy dose of…


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Aug
2018
20

Essential Features For Your Updated, Easy-Clean Bathroom

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Hate scrubbing the bathroom? If you’re planning a bathroom update, this is your chance to embrace a more contemporary bathroom design, while also making things easier to clean and maintain. Think sleek, functional and simple, and you’ll have your basic idea. These are a few easy-clean bathroom features worthy of consideration. A streamlined toilet that’s mounted to the wall, or just comes in one sleek, solid piece eliminates the many curves and crevices that come with traditional tank and bowl models. Alternatively, if you can afford a smart toilet, many models come with sensor-activated bowl misters and automated flushing, keeping…


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Aug
2018
13

3 Essentials For The Morning Routine Checklist Before School

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When school’s back in session, traffic jams in the bathroom become the norm. Get a step ahead of the chaos and make a plan that will keep the bathroom schedule running smoothly and your bathroom sparkling clean. 1. Make a plan: When two or three people want to get a shower in, it’s important to settle on a bathroom routine ahead of time. One way to do this is to stagger the schedule. As one person showers, the other can eat breakfast and brush their teeth. If possible, see if anyone is willing to take on night showers. If they…


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Aug
2018
13

Make your Bathroom Luxurious

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A bathroom renovation can give your home an instant facelift. Luxurious bathrooms can make you feel as though you’ve just stepped into a spa, and who doesn’t love going to the spa? With a few changes here and there, you can have that soothing sanctuary right at home. By implementing a few key changes to make your bathroom the oasis you’ve always wanted, you’ll always have somewhere to relax after a long day. Want to revamp your bathroom without breaking the bank? Take a look at some of these ideas to help jumpstart your bathroom renovation. Install glamorous lighting Forget…


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