A small-scale space like a powder room is the perfect place to experiment with big and bold style. Wow your guests with arresting wallpaper, bold paint, walls of tile and out-of-this world accessories. By Karli Sanders Modern Romance This powder room by Andreea Avram Rusu manages to be both modern and romantic. The various shades …

Move over, jetted soaking tubs. Power showers top homeowners’ wish lists. In the 1980s, a decade known for excess and impracticality, homeowners installed — though rarely used — oversized soaking tubs. Today, homeowners are choosing more practical bathroom features. Vertical spa systems — larger showers with rain showerheads, multiple body jets and handshowers — have …

Kids can quickly outgrow youthful bathroom designs full of whimsical creatures and pastel hues. These chic yet playful bathrooms can be perfect for both kids andadults. By Kayla Kitts Jack and Jill This Jack and Jill bathroom from HGTV Dream Home 2010 was created to provide a shared, gender-neutral space for two kids, while simultaneously giving …

You probably know the difference between traditional and modern, but a cohesive look is all in the details. Use these tips to refine your bathroom’s style. Traditional: Generally formal in style with classic architectural details. Heavy use of natural stone, carved or embellished cabinetry and vintage-look fixtures. – In traditional style, balance is key. When …

The vanity has evolved from an afterthought into the starting point for your entire bathroom’s design. Here are some expert views on how today’s vanities fit in. By Rose Kennedy Trying to figure out just how important a vanity is in today’s bathroom design? Let the pictures tell you the story. One after another, photos …

Whether contemporary or traditional, top designers transform bathrooms with creative tile displays, sleek fixtures and colorful palettes. Pretty scenery isn’t restricted to views out the big picture windows. A freestanding vintage-style tub is set against a wall of sea-blue glass tile and presides over by a large resin oyster overflowing with orchids. A dark-stained vanity, …

Add personality to your bathroom with colorful walls and accessories. One way to add unexpected color in the bathroom is in a decorated sink. This one, called Plum Blossom, adds a dramatic and Mandarin-red stylized floral border to a classic round sink. From kohler.com. A fantastic vanity in pristine white can provide a wonderful contrast …

No one wants to spend more time in the bathroom than they have to. So follow these steps for ordering and organizing your powder room, and you’ll be out of there in no time. By Heather J. Paper Everyone has a morning bathroom routine, and with some strategic space planning, it can be streamlined to …

Vessel or undermount? Spread-fit or single lever? Find a sink and faucet that match the style and size of your bathroom. Available in models to fit any bath, above-counter bowl-style sinks carry a few design considerations. These seemingly freestanding bowls come in glass, porcelain, metal and wood and sit higher than the standard sink, so …