Apr
2017
19

Vintage-style bathroom inspiration

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So many of the details found in a vintage bathroom are charming; it’s no wonder so many people want to bring those qualities into their own space. Not only do these bathrooms emit a certain sense of timeless appeal, they are also known for their functionality. Here are some design ideas you can use in your bathroom to create a classic look and feel.


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Apr
2017
18

Beautiful Plants You Can Keep In Your Bathroom

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There are some plants that thrive in the humidity of a bathroom. Not only are they beautiful and bring the natural element into a space, but they’re healthy as well. Lighting comes into play when choosing bathroom plants. Some bathrooms don’t have windows and all plants need some light, so fluorescent bulbs are your best choice if you decide to pretty up your bathroom with plants. Here are some lovely species that will bring your bathroom to life: Bamboo This plant doesn’t need much light at all and doesn’t really even need soil. It can be put into a planter…


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Apr
2017
11

Bathroom storage solutions to help you declutter

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Whether you live by yourself or in a multigenerational household, the bathroom can get crowded. From shampoo and conditioner to toothpaste and toothbrushes, your stuff needs an out-of-the-way space that is still easily accessible. Here are some bathroom storage solutions you can easily implement in your space today. Get a medicine cabinet Whether you don’t have much space or want certain items stored out of sight, a closed medicine cabinet is an ideal solution. This mirrored medicine cabinet does double duty. First, it offers a space where you can store medicine, makeup and other bathroom essentials. Second, the door features a…


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Apr
2017
3

Tips For Organizing Your Shower

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An attractive bathroom is an organized bathroom. There are many items that belong in the bathroom – and if these are simply tossed into drawers and cabinets without any organization, it can make for a very cluttered space. If you’ve already added a countertop organizer, found a place for your toothbrush and made use of an empty corner with a magazine rack – it’s time now to focus on the shower. Keep your personal needs in mind when it comes to organizing the items you will need in your bath and shower space. Here are some tips to help you…


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Apr
2017
2

Bathroom updates for senior citizens

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Increasingly, senior citizens are choosing to stay in their homes instead of moving in with family members or relocating to senior living facilities. Unfortunately, about one in three people over the age of 65 falls each year, with that number rising to 50 percent of those aged 80 years and older. Many of these falls occur in the bathroom. To ensure home bathrooms are safe zones, here are some design ideas for seniors that can possibly prevent falls and make the bathroom more useful. Shower seats The shower can be a dangerous place, but there are ways to make it safer.…


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Mar
2017
23

DIY Bathroom Design

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Renovating the bathroom can seem overwhelming if you’re not sure where to start. If you’ve been looking for DIY tips for inspiration, you’ve come to the right place. Below, we’ve compiled DIY bathroom ideas you can start and finish within one afternoon. That’s no time at all! Let’s get started. Reuse old furniture Every bathroom could use more storage space, but not all bathrooms are large enough to accommodate floor-to-ceiling cabinetry. If that’s the case for you, try this DIY bathroom idea. Find an old wooden chair and take the legs off. From there, cut the chair seat so you’re…


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Mar
2017
17

DIY: Making Your Own Hand Soap

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With many families switching to a more natural lifestyle, making your own liquid hand soap is a move keeping in line with that and it’s easier to do than you might think. So, the soap in your soap dispenser bottle is getting pretty low and before you go out and buy some harsh, antibacterial store-made soap, you might want to read further about the positives of making your own. The moisture factor When you press down on your soap dispenser pump, you want to know that the soap in your soap dispenser bottle is going to be gentle and will…


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Mar
2017
10

Design tips for small bathrooms

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If you have a small bathroom, you know how difficult it can be to store everything you need. The good news is there are many creative ways you can update its design. Here are three ways to organize your space for maximum efficiency. Invest in multiuse items When one bathroom accessory can be used for more than one thing, you’ve got a winner. A mirrored medicine cabinet is one such item. On top of the space-enhancing look the mirror offers, this unit also provides a shelf on which you can place your much-needed bathroom essentials. Save sink space An overcrowded sink can…


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Mar
2017
6

7 Ways To Use Your Shower Caddy To Organize Your Home

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Shower caddies aren’t just for shower organization anymore. There are a myriad of ways to use this once-only bathroom accessory to get your home more organized in no time. Here are some great ideas to take the caddy out of the bathroom: Kitchen handiness The condiments and utensils you use the most can be right at hand when you hang a shower caddy on your kitchen wall. It’s the perfect place for salt and pepper shakers or any spices you use most often. Add a few hooks to the bottom to hang a spatula or soup ladle. Using a shower…


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Mar
2017
2

Design lessons from hotel bathrooms

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If you’re thinking about upgrading your bathroom this year, take a page from the hotel bathroom design handbook for your new style. Chic, polished and refined, these spaces are known for drawing people in with their upscale charm. But you don’t have to spend a fortune to create the look of an expensive bathroom of your own. Here are two ways you can easily and affordably bring some of the luxury and style of hotel bathrooms into your home’s bathroom design. Keep it clean One thing hotel bathrooms are not is dirty. From a carefully maintained vanity to a wiped-down mirror…


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