Rubber Ducky, You’re the One

how-to-clean-bath-toys-rubber-duck This one’s for all you kids-at-heart. Who doesn’t smile watching Ernie scrub his little ducky? I know I do. Rubber duck collections aren’t just for the kids. There are serious die-hard collectors out there, and the cute yellow fellows are popping up in bathrooms everywhere. They’re a great way to add an unexpected element of […] Keep reading →

Have a Seat!

MTI Teak Shower Seat Now that your shower is equipped with a great shower niche to hold all of your essentials, it’s time to make it even more accessible, comfortable, and practical (not to mention beautiful). You may not be a fan of bathtubs, but you have to admit that it’s nice to be able to sit down in the […] Keep reading →

Finding Your Niche

shower niche With the rising popularity of shower-only bathrooms (homeowners opt to take out the bath and install a large, luxury shower), we’ve lost an important components of bathtubs: the ledge! Now we need to find new places to precariously balance our shampoo bottles so that they can slip down onto unsuspecting toes when we put them […] Keep reading →

The Touchless Bathroom

LightInTheBox Solid Brass Bathroom Sink Faucet with Automatic Sensor There’s a huge billboard that I drive past every day extolling the virtues of the Kohler Touchless toilets. It got me thinking about the abundance of hands-free bathroom fixtures available on the market today: faucets, toilets, soap dispensers… Check out some of the best ones. Faucets are the obvious starting place for automaticizing your bathroom, […] Keep reading →

Furniture-Style Vanities

American Standard Studio Vanity With all the “clean lines” and minimalism that’s so popular today, it seems that many of us have forgotten what a beautiful piece of furniture looks like. Sure, some are into antiques and classic styles, but modern furnishings lean toward the streamlined and sleek side. What’s a traditionalist to do? Don’t worry just yet. The […] Keep reading →

How to Use Pink in a Bathroom

Maax Optik Freestanding Air Tub Pink is one of the trickiest colors in home decor. When it’s applied correctly it can look fresh, feminine, springy… you name it. Used incorrectly, it looks like you had a bad Pepto-Bismol spill. So does that mean that you should be afraid of pink even though it’s one of your favorite colors? No way! Pink […] Keep reading →

Five Elements of Nautical Style

featured So you absolutely love nautical style when you see it in interior design magazines and on Houzz. But when you try to pull it off yourself, you find that you’re not quite as savvy as those who are featured in interior design magazines and on Houzz. Anchors! Portholes! Lighthouses! Shells! There are so many options, yet […] Keep reading →

A Few of My Favorite Things: Towel Bars

featured You can agonize over the perfect towel for embarrassingly long amounts of time. You’ve gotten your bathroom perfectly coordinated. But have you considered where to hang those perfect towels? If you want to skip the typical towel bar or hook in favor of something else, get on the hunt for a towel bar that reflects […] Keep reading →

The Best Oversized Vanities

Decolav Casaya Vanity Set Have a roomy bathroom? Lucky you! Take advantage of the space and invest in an extra-large vanity. You will never bemoan a lack of storage space! There is one problem, though (everything has a trade-off, doesn’t it?): you’ll have to find a vanity that doesn’t look so mammoth while serving your needs. Here’s how: Break […] Keep reading →

Let It Glow

featured If I’d have to pick one luxury feature to incorporate into my bathroom, it would be cool lighting. First of all, it’s practical – no fumbling around in the dark on nighttime trips to the bathroom – but even more importantly, I’d have a glow-in-the-dark bathroom. How cool is that? But because nobody’s offering me any […] Keep reading →