This season, go one step beyond cleaning and make changes that breathe new life into your bathroom
Customization, indulgence and opulence are the themes of Luxury Bath. The focus has shifted on relaxation and well being, almost like health spa.
1. Turn up the Light
Natural lighting will provide the gentle encouragement to help you wake up and start your day right. Removing heavy window treatments will allow for more natural light and will instantly brighten your bathroom. Another way to brighten your bathroom is to incorporate glass mosaic tile on the walls. The glass tile will reflect the natural light from your windows throughout the room.
2. Re-grout Tiled Areas
Redoing the grout around your bathroom wall tiles can be a simple do-it-yourself job that will take years off your bathroom´s appearance. Even when properly sealed, bathroom grout can become discoloured and mouldy due to constant humidity and moisture. There are a variety of tools that can help you remove old grout, including a basic grout saw and an oscillating power tool with a grout removal attachment. After removing the old grout, vacuum up any dust and then simply apply fresh grout. Your floor, shower, or backsplash will look new without having to replace the tile you love.
3. Replace Outdated Tile
Replacing old tile on floors and walls will not only give your bathroom an instant face-lift, but will lead to a high return on investment. Modern bathroom floor tile ideas include replacing small tiles with larger ones to make a smaller bathroom look bigger, or trading in square tiles for a fun geometric shape. You can also opt to use tiles to complete your contemporary design.
4. Extend Your Backsplash
Rather than repainting your faded wall colour around the sink and vanity, you can refresh your bathroom by adding or extending your backsplash. Textured tile will revitalize a simply decorated space, and glass mosaic tile will brighten up a small space. This will give you the opportunity to incorporate your personality into the design, while also protecting your walls from splashes of water.
5. Update Fixtures and Accessories
Swapping out an old faucet for a newer style is one way to instantly improve the look of your bathroom space. If your bathroom accessories are outdated, replace them with something fresh and new to achieve a modern look. If your fixtures are round, consider adding a round mosaic tile to your backsplash for a cohesive look.
6. Un-clutter the Space
One of the easiest bathroom makeovers is to uncover underlying beauty by removing excess clutter. Sift through your bathroom drawers, baskets, and cabinets.
This season, go one step beyond cleaning and make changes that breathe new life into your bathroom space