Improving your bathroom may be easier than you think. Not everyone has the time, or money for a complete bathroom renovation. Here are some easy ides to improve your bathroom, giving it a new look or feel. Depending on how much time, money, and energy you are willing to spend one of these five ideas may be just what you are searching for.
Idea #1: Vanity
A new vanity can add incredible appeal to your bathroom. They can be exceptionally easy to install, in most cases they just need to be placed against the wall. Along with being relatively easy to install there are a vast amount of vanities on the market that all have different features. Many vanities come with great cosmetic updates like mirrors and sinks. Different mirrors and sinks will give your bathroom an instant face-lift. A sleek glass bowl sink can transform your bathroom from drear to modern. Along with cosmetic changes vanities are hugely beneficial in terms of storage. Having more storage is an improvement in itself. It will allow you to put things away giving your bathroom a more organized look. No more worrying about hair products, or toothpaste cluttering your bathroom.
Idea #2: Flooring
There are many different flooring options that you can incorporate in your bathroom to give it a new updated feel. You can add some real luxury through your flooring depending on your budget. Heated floors, or natural stone are a great way to add a flair of luxury. However, if you want to update your floor, but don’t want to spend a tone of money, there are more inexpensive choices such as vinyl that can give your bathroom an updated look. It is important to note that when choosing what floor you wish to install in your bathroom floor, you need to keep in mind the maintenance you will need to keep up on. For instance, a natural stone or tile will mandate a certain level of maintenance including the careful cleaning of the grout.
Idea #3: Walls
An inexpensive and relatively easy way to give your bathroom an update is by simply painting the walls. Color makes a huge impact on a room and can completely change the feeling a room conveys. There are also paints that are engineered to stand up to humidity that will help to protect your bathroom walls from the steam of your shower/bath.
Idea #4: Backsplash
Along with painting your bathroom walls you may want to add a backsplash to add to your renovated look. Backsplashes can add a dimension of color and texture and come in a diverse array of colors and patterns. Backsplashes are also typically inexpensive, and are relatively easy to install, which can give you a new look over the course of an afternoon.
Idea #5: Showers/Baths
Changing out your bathtub, or updating your shower, is great way to improve your bathroom. There are many different ways you can update your shower or bath. Obviously, you can add a new tub with luxurious features like jets, or retile the floor and walls in your shower. These are great options, but they may be out of your budget. If so, you can change out your shower door to give an updated look. Taking down your old shower door, that is accented in gold plating, and adding a modern door is a great option. Also, adding some new fixtures like a new showerhead is an affordable way to help you update your bathroom.
Within these 5 ideas there are countless ways you can implement these ideas, depending on budget and your commitment to the project that will give your bathroom an update.