Tips For Designing Your Bathroom

A lot of homeowners renovate their homes in order to increase its worth. Most of the people, while renovating, tend to focus on the living space. Bedroom, lobby and living room get most of the attention. But even after this renovation some people are not able to attract buyers. The reason for this is that they tend to overlook other important areas of the home like bathroom and kitchen. A well designed bathroom and kitchen can add to the value of your home. In this article we will discuss some ideas that you can use for renovating your bathroom.

  • Get a Clear Picture of what you want:

A lot of homeowners start shopping for the bathroom accessories and the renovation material without actually thinking about what they want. This leads to an arbitrary design that appeals to no one. Instead of raiding the stores mindlessly you must first sit down and draw a design. If you don’t know how to do it then you can also take the help of a professional architect who excels in bathroom designing. Once you have a design, take it with you when you visit the store and then carefully decide what will look good in relation to the design that you have.

  • Don’t overdo the Bathroom Design:

Start with a simple and clean design. Once you have the initial design ready, augment it with other ideas and suggestions. It’s always a bad choice to head for a super fancy bathroom design. Instead of trying to hit the homerun in one go, you must augment the bathroom design in stages. This will also help you to modify the design if at a later stage you don’t like it.

  • Understand your Own Preference:

Many people get over excited over the suggestions given by other people. This drifts them from their vision. Instead of modifying your design every time you get a suggestion, you must understand your own preferences and design your bathroom accordingly. If you fall for other people’s preferences then sooner or later you will end up repenting your bathroom design.

Another important point is that before you finalize any particular layout for your bathroom, you must pay attention to the design and theme of your home. Please understand that a bathroom is an extension of your home, hence its design and theme must match with that your homes otherwise you will end up with a bathroom that might fit more properly in your neighbor’s house rather than yours.

  • Buy Matching Accessories:

It’s very easy to get confused while visiting a bathroom showroom. In their confused state of mind, people buy accessories that don’t match with their bathroom’s design. Any accessory that you might buy must reflect the overall look and feel of your bathroom. For example a wooden bathtub might look extremely pleasing in the bathroom showroom but it might not fit well in your bathroom if you have a modern bathroom design with brilliant white walls and sharp edges.

This article was authored by Brianna Wilson. She works for Choicelle Hardware Inc. which has the excellent collection of bathroom accessories.