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The bathroom is the only room in your house that you can guarantee everyone is going to visit sooner or later. It’s not a luxury it’s a necessity, everyone has to go. It’s the only room in your house that your guests will ask directions to.
It makes a lot of sense then, when you are making improvements to your home, to consider the bathroom as a very important target on your list because potentially it can make a very big difference.
To my surprise it seems that many people don’t put the bathroom top of their list when planning home improvements. This could be because they think that it’s too big a job or their bathroom is too small to do anything with. This isn’t necessarily the case.
Remember that improving a small bathroom doesn’t have to be about its physical size but more about it’s apparent size and how you give the illusion of space to your visitors. Choosing light colours, adding lighting around the edges of the bathroom and carefully placing a mirror or two are all inexpensive and relatively simple things you can do that can make a lot of difference in a small bathroom. Read the rest of this entry »
There are some people who are more into appearance and the aesthetic appeal of rooms than the function, but when it comes to a bathroom it should really always be about practicality. When it comes to interior bathroom design, there are a few tips that will help you make it as practical as possible and end up with a beautifully designed room you can enjoy.
One issue you should tackle is where to keep the toilet paper. This is something many people would overlook when designing a room but it is actually very important. If it is a smaller bathroom you may want to keep the toilet paper out of the room altogether. If there is a hall closet or other space you can keep it in, you will be better storing it there than taking up unnecessary space in the bathroom.
It is important to determine who is going to be using this bathroom. Of course nothing is set in stone but for instance if you are redoing the kids bathroom, there are different items you need included in the room. You will probably need more room for storage, such as for toys for the bath. Read the rest of this entry »