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Jan 18

5 Stylish Ways to Warm Up Your Ice-Cold Bathroom in No Time

As if braving the winter cold to get to work wasn’t tough enough, most of us have chilly apartments to deal with before ever stepping foot outside. Even more difficult is figuring out how to warm up our freezing (and oft tiled) bathrooms—making it hard to stay comfortable (and sane) after showering and during middle-of-the-night trips to the toilet.

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15
Jan 18

Why Shower Curtains Are So Much Better Than Shower Doors

I’m old enough to remember a time when sliding shower doors were considered very innovative, and the height of bathroom fashion. When my family moved to Houston, in 1994, our new house had one, and to me that was a very big deal. Fast-forward about 20 years and the shower door in my parents’ house just seems a little moldy and gross. Collectively, I think we’re having a bit of a reckoning about them, as a whole generation of people realizes that the sliding tub-top shower door can look very sleek, but may not be a great long-term solution. Here are six reasons to consider swapping your shower door for a humble shower curtain.

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09
Jan 18

Before & After: A Mauve Toilet Meets Its End

Scuffed mauve toilet, periwinkle walls, mauve sink, pebbled glass shower door, yellowed shower stall—what’s not to love? Well, perhaps a few tiny updates might be in order here…

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08
Jan 18

Our Favorite Bathroom Trends To Watch Out For in 2018

If you think the bathroom is a boring space, then clearly, you haven’t been paying attention. Lately I’ve been seeing lots of exciting trends for the bathroom — here are some of my favorites for 2018. Hint: expect more color, fun shapes, and lots and lots of tile.

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05
Jan 18

Emily Henderson On The One Thing That Makes The Biggest Impact When Refreshing Your Bedroom

If 2018 has you in a “new year, new home” mindset, you’re not alone. Thankfully, designer Emily Henderson chatted with us about how to give your sanctuary spaces—your bedroom and bathroom—a fresh start for the new year.

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01
Jan 18

6 Big Bathroom Trends We're Not Ready To Say Goodbye To

It’s fun to look back over the year and review what was big in interiors, noting which trends we’re happy to bid farewell, and which we hope have serious staying power. Here are some of our favorite bathroom looks from 2017, which we’re not quite ready to see go away.

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29
Dec 17

These Were Our Favorite Bathrooms in 2017

I spend a lot of time looking at bathrooms, and in 2017 I saw some very nice ones — but these 13 bathroom stuck out to me as the best and the most beautiful. There’s a lot to see here: interesting fixtures, bold colors, and best of all, lots and lots of tile. Beautiful, beautiful tile.

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05
Dec 17

10 Ways to Warm Up Your Bathroom This Winter

Growing up in the South, I had never heard of such things like radiant flooring, heated towel racks, or steam rooms for bathrooms. But as a current resident of the North, I’ve learned that a life without warm towels and heat lamps is a life I don’t want to be a part of. If you cringe every time your feet hit the cold bathroom floor, or you think that taking a long, scalding hot shower every day might lessen the dread of pulling back the shower curtain to a frigid draft, I’m here for you, and I want to help. With these tips, you won’t need to run up your gas or electric bill, waste water, or suffer the bathroom blues anymore.

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01
Dec 17

How Not To Embarrass People Who Use Your Bathroom

Everybody who is human has an embarrassing bathroom incident. Take pity on any guests, and make sure that theirs doesn’t happen on your watch, in your home.

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20
Nov 17

The Best Shower Organizers — Annual Guide 2017

There are seemingly endless options to choose from when it comes to shower organizers, which is why we’ve come up with our list of top picks to help you navigate the best of the best. Bathroom storage in general and shower space in particular are hard to come by, especially if you’re renting small apartments in the city. Throw in a roommate (or two) and you’ve got a major overcrowding issue on your hands. One instant, easy solution to your cramped space is the classic shower organizer. With a variety of upgraded caddies hitting the market, we decided to test out the best for every space and style. With picks ranging from compact to large, affordable to pricey, and steel to wood, we’ve found exactly what you need to declutter your shower and save your space.


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