Jul
2014
29

10 bathroom design trends for fall 2014 and beyond

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Looking ahead to the second half of the year, there are some interesting and inspirational things happening in bathroom design. Don’t miss out on these 10 stylish design trends and affordable upgrades: 1. Mixed materials More bathrooms are featuring a refined mix of materials. Bamboo wood floors are elegantly paired with glazed tiles and chrome hardware for a look that is effortlessly chic. 2. Smart storage Smart organization options make it easy to have an organized bathroom. Consider options like chrome shower shelves that hold bottles and stylish toilet caddies that cradle toilet paper, magazines and more. 3. Streamlined silhouettes Simple elegance…

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Jul
2014
25

3 Trendy Accessories to Add to your Bathroom from Better Living

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An organized bathroom requires a lot of accessories in order to keep everything in its place but this doesn’t mean that your vanity or shelves need to be cluttered with a bunch of mismatched or purely functional items. There are many ways to add the accessories and functionality you require without sacrificing your sense of style. Here are some great accessories to help you stay organized and keep your bathroom looking great at the same time. In-Shower Organizers This convenient shower dispenser has 3 different pumps which can be filled with your choice of shampoo, conditioner, body wash, or whatever…

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Jul
2014
21

How to Choose the Right Plants for your Bathroom

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Having plants in your bathroom can be a big help in terms of keeping the air fresh as well as improving the aesthetics of the space. Many plants thrive in a humid environment making the bathroom the perfect place for them to grow. Depending on the amount of extra space and natural light in your bathroom, there are many options to choose from: Some plants crave low light while others prefer lots of sunlight or need plenty of space to grow. Among the best choices for bathroom plants are the following varieties: Aloe: A succulent plant species, aloe is widely…

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Jul
2014
15

5 Trendy Color Schemes for your Bathroom

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There are so many different ways to design a bathroom that many people become overwhelmed with the choices and opt for something simple, and quite frankly boring. Plain white tile may be a bright and easy to clean look but there are more interesting ways to adorn this room in which you probably spend a significant amount of time. Here are 5 trendy design ideas to spice up your bathroom décor. Traditional Charm If your home features more traditional styles, than this bathroom design may be the perfect compliment. With a subtly patterned wallpaper in a neutral shade to add…

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Jul
2014
10

5 surprisingly simple steps to upgrade a master bathroom shower

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The shower is the heart of the master bathroom and should offer an experience that leaves you feeling fresh, clean and a little bit pampered. If your master bathroom shower is more blah than beautiful, don’t worry; a few simple steps will upgrade the space instantly without requiring any expensive renovations. Step 1: Cut clutter in style Bottles and sponges and bars, oh my! With all your favorite products and shower necessities, clutter can accumulate quickly. Eliminate the mess with a sleek multi-chamber dispenser that holds soap, shampoo, conditioner and more. Finish with a shower caddy to keep sponges, loofahs and shaving…

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May
2014
7

Bring the Beauty and Convenience of a Luxury Hotel Home

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After spending a few nights at a luxury hotel, you might return to your home feeling that it lacks something important. The bad news is that luxury hotels will always have bigger budgets, and therefore it will have some of the world’s best bathrooms, beds, and amenities. The good news is that you can learn from your stay at a luxury hotel. When you apply that knowledge, you can start to transform it into your dream home. You Can Always Change the Lighting Mood lighting can change so much about a room. Bright lights tend to wash out color. However,…

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Apr
2014
30

How to Keep Your Shower Glass Crystal Clear

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It doesn’t take long for a shower’s glass doors and walls to become filthy. A lot of the residue comes from minerals in the water. Others stains come from the shower gel or shampoo products that you use. Cleaning your shower door has always seemed like a pain. However, there are three easy and effective ways to lessen the challenge. Take a look below and see if you agree with us! #1: Use a Cleaner That Really Works There are some commercial cleaning products that work pretty well, but you can’t really expect those scrubbing bubbles to do all of…

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Apr
2014
25

The World’s Most Expensive Soaps

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You can buy a bar of soap at practically any store for about a dollar. Other soaps cost a lot more, perhaps because their brands or that they have additional ingredients that make them more valuable. For the soaps below, even the priciest soap at your local store doesn’t come close to them . You wouldn’t believe what some people will spend on such a simple pleasures. Image Source: www.dp-news.com Qatar Soap A family-run soap business based in Lebanon sells a bar of soap that’s infused with gold and diamond power. The soap, named Qatar, sells for about $2,800 per…

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Apr
2014
21

Sound System Options for the Bathroom

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You know you’re living the good life when it’s time to choose a sound system for your bathroom. However, this privilege comes with some responsibilities too. You shouldn’t buy a sound system just because it’s advertised as a great option for bathrooms. Know what is available in the market and be a smart shopper. Otherwise, you could get stuck listening to distorted music from a malfunction sound system every time you take a long bath. Hanging Sound Systems Small sound systems designed to hang around faucets offer some advantages. First, they’re pretty inexpensive compared to other high-end full sound systems…

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Apr
2014
15

5 Inspiring Powder Rooms

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You have been staring at that outdated powder room for a while now. You keeping thinking to yourself, it is a place that guests will undoubtedly visit (and judge!) and you wish it could reflect your designer desires rather than an 80’s eye sore. With spring and change just around the corner, why not take a look at some awe inspiring powder rooms that will give you the ideas you need to renovate the restroom to a place you love! We’ve picked 8 favourites to get you started, why not continue and pick some of your own? 1. Do you…

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