For decades, bathrooms were just functional rooms in our homes consisting of simple looking toilets, tubs, and faucets. Many looked nice, but most lacked elegance, class or modern touches. That’s no longer the case, as the trend today is modernizing your bathroom. In doing so, you can make it stylish and elegant while still maintaining much needed functionality. How?
When revamping and modernizing your bathroom, consider the things you will need, such as a tub or shower (or a tub-shower combination), your toilet, faucets, and a little storage space for toiletries, towels, and other bathroom necessities. Your design possibilities are endless as long as you keep in mind these basics. In addition, you have a variety of colors, textures, and uniquely designed furniture and fixtures that offer infinite options. Check out the following tips and ideas for modernizing your bathroom.
Traditional Meets Modern
Modernize your traditional bathroom with some new faucets. You can keep the necessary functionality while adding very sleek and modern touches. Another simple way to bring a new and modern feel to your bathroom is to addan accent wall – especially one that compliments your design style and bathroom decor.
One way to make your bathroom more contemporary is by opening up the floor plan – or making it appear to be more open. You can use a brighter colored tile with dark cabinets, a glass enclosed shower, and a larger vanity mirror above sleek elegant sinks to transform your bathroom into what seems to be a larger or more widely open space
A modernized traditional style may not work for you. Even a more contemporary bathroom may not be to your liking. Then there are still endless possibilities by combining various styles, textures, finishes, and fixtures. An eclectic design often yields amazing results because of the creativity involved.
While bathrooms are a necessity, they can provide functionality along with having a more modern, contemporary, or unique style. You can easily accomplish the luxurious look and feel you wish by making just a few changes, or more, depending on the style you want to accomplish. With a little forethought and endless design possibilities, modernizing your bathroom is one of the best investments you can make in your home.