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bathroom

  • Tips for a Greener Bathroom

    Going green in the bathroom is one of the most effective ways to save money and help protect the environment without requiring a significant amount of time or effort on your…

  • KOHLER Touchless Flush Toilets and Kit

    Touchless Toilet Technology for residential spaces, providing homeowners--particularly families with children--a safer way to control the toilet's flush. Simply holding a hand over the tank lid directly above the sensor activates…

  • You CAN Paint Tile

    Before our second child was born, we realized that our bathroom, shown above, needed some serious TLC. After three years of time warping every time we needed to tinkle and one…

  • Designers Can Return to a Project

    Our final question in the series from kitchen and bath designer Cheryl Clendenon. “I think I can handle this on my own but just want you to come in later and…

  • Bathroom Inspiration Ideas

    Many of us covet a new bathroom. We’ve collected some remodel and design ideas that could provide some inspiration for you to take on the job yourself or at least get…

  • 5 Quick Bathroom Furniture Ideas

    Many people underestimate the humble bathroom, but it is as important as any other room. To make the most out of your bathroom, here are some furniture ideas. 1. While a…

  • Safety Tubs Bring Universal Design to the Bathroom

    Universal design to benefit seniors and the physically challenged is an under served sector of home and interior design. But with the aging boomer population, there is an opportunity for manufacturers…

  • Bathtub Design Options are Plentiful

    If you love a quiet getaway right in your own home, there’s no better place to rest and relax than in the bathtub. But with so many choices, it can be…

  • Bathroom Decorating Tips – Focus

    While it may not be the most talked about room in the house, it should be one of the most functional. Here are some easy tips to consider when decorating the…

  • Will a Bidet Replace Your Toilet?

    While the bidet has long been a standard of hygiene in Europe, it has only recently begun to trickle over to America, where it is beginning to be the latest and…

  • Do Bathtubs Affect Home Resale Value?

    We’ve got mixed feelings on renovating bathrooms before resale. On one hand a sharp looking countertop, tile and fixtures can certainly give a wow impression especially if the taste level and…

  • Japanese Ofuro Soaking Tubs

    The Japanese soaking tubs (Ofuro) are becoming much more popular in the West due to their convenient size and ease of use and although the ofuro is used for washing it’s…

  • New York City Subway Tile

    Anyone who has visited New York is probably familiar with the iconic subway map that was designed by Michael Hertz Associates. Illustrator Christoph Niemann was remodeling his bathroom and took subway…

  • Easy Home Plumbing Tips

    Toilet clogged, won’t flush, constantly running, or you’ve got noisy banging pipes? Here are some easy home plumbing tips you should try before bringing in the pros. Most often they will…

  • Macerating Toilets Make a Half-Bath Possible

    Adding a half-bath is almost always a great idea. Typically they are located in areas for convenience and are also chosen for high-traffic areas in your home. But as families grow…