And once you fit all that stuff in, you certainly don’t want it to feel stuffed to the gills. Here are eight ways to accommodate everything you need in a compact bathroom while making it feel more expansive.
A low-profile toilet and extended counter combination. Interior designer Bridget McMullin deems this a hotel trick, a clever move she picked up from hotel bathrooms. The low-profile toilet leaves enough space to extend the counter into a shelf above it.
The process of choosing lighting for a bathroom design can be overwhelming. The vanity, tub area and shower all require different lighting choices, but the bathroom's overall design still needs to feel stylish and cohesive. To determine the best approach, we invited the pros at Hudson Valley Lighting to share their top pointers for outfitting a bathroom with light fixtures.
Do you often struggle to find items in your bathroom cabinet because it’s so dark inside. Built-in cabinet lighting will solve that problem. Opt for recessed downlights,use glass shelves in your cabinet or open shelving unit, rather than ones made from solid materials like wood or stainless steel.