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Bathroom Bliss: Designer Favourites

From stunning fixtures to exquisite tile and innovative shower designs, discover the elements that make a bathroom not just a necessity, but a sanctuary. Explore our favourite inspiration on how to transform ordinary bathrooms into luxurious retreats.

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Natural Materials: In bathroom design, natural materials like wood and stone create a soothing, organic ambiance like being at a spa retreat. Stone tubs, whether freestanding for a bold statement or seamlessly integrated, add a touch of luxury. Currently, we're using a freestanding stone tub in a principal ensuite project, enhancing both visual appeal and relaxation.

Neutral Colour Palette: Soft shades like beige, taupe, white, and light gray create a tranquil atmosphere. These colours have a natural way of making spaces feel larger and more open, perfect for unwinding after a long day. Additionally, neutral tones are incredibly versatile, providing a seamless backdrop for a variety of decor styles, from minimalist to classic.

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Ample Lighting: Crucial for both functionality and ambiance. While natural light is always preferred for its ability to enhance the space and provide a refreshing, airy feel, the role of artificial lighting cannot be understated. Soft and warm artificial lighting creates a cozy, inviting atmosphere that is perfect for relaxation. Lately, we've been incorporating ambient lighting directly into shower niches. This subtle yet stylish touch not only highlights architectural details but also provides a gentle glow within the space.

Clutter-Free Design: A clutter-free design in a bathroom is essential for creating a serene, spa-like environment. Embracing a minimalist approach, where every element serves a purpose, helps to eliminate unnecessary distractions and create a sense of calm. Efficient storage solutions, such as built-in cabinets or floating shelves, are key to maintaining this clean, orderly aesthetic. These options not only provide ample space to tuck away toiletries but also enhance the overall design by keeping surfaces clear and open.

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Spa-Like Fixtures: Spa-like fixtures in bathroom design bring a touch of luxury, turning daily routines into indulgent escapes. Elements like rainfall showerheads, freestanding soaking tubs, and waterfall faucets are some of our favourites. Rainfall showerheads provide a soothing, gentle downpour, while freestanding tubs offer deep relaxation and a stylish focal point. These high-quality fixtures enhance comfort and functionality.

Adding a Sauna: Integrating a sauna into your bathroom design is a growing trend that can elevate the space, promoting relaxation and well-being. Saunas offer a range of health benefits, from detoxification to stress relief, making them a valuable addition to any home spa. With various styles and sizes available, you can easily find a sauna that fits your space and lifestyle, creating a tranquil retreat right in your own home.

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Limestone Inspired Tile: Our current favorite bathroom tile is a game-changer for both aesthetics and practicality. It's a porcelain tile that beautifully mimics the timeless elegance of limestone. The best part? You get all the luxurious look without the hassle. Porcelain ensures low maintenance and high durability, making it perfect for busy households. No more worrying about stains, scratches, or constant upkeep—this tile delivers the look of limestone while standing up to the wear and tear of everyday life. It's the ultimate blend of style and functionality.

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If you'd like our assistance with your design project, we'd love to hear from you! Get in touch by filling out our Inquiry Form. For furniture, lighting, and decor ideas visit our Barrie Shop Monday through Friday.


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