You’ve decided it’s time to renovate your bathroom, and you want it to create the perfect space for relaxation. With all the options for sinks, countertops, doors and paint colors, it can make your head spin trying to figure out how to make a modern, elegant space that matches your house. Here is your definitive guide to picking all the accessories you need to make your new bathroom truly unique and personal!
Evaluate the Layout
The first step is to take a good look at the space and analyze the layout. See where you can fit certain accessories, like shelves, towel hangers, racks, or additional drawers. Decide where they would be the most practical, and try to decide on a “theme” for your accessories now to match the overall look and feel of the bathroom.
Buying the Necessities
The first accessories you should be looking at are things like faucets, the sink, towel hangers and the mirror. These are the key items to any bathroom. They need to match the style of the room and they will set the tone for the other accessories you purchase. Going for a modern bathroom? Stainless steel faucets with a frame-less mirror with create a minimalist style. For a more rustic look, get matte black faucets with wood, pop-out sinks.
Set the Mood
Bathroom lighting is often overlooked, despite being one of the most important features of a bathroom setting. Changing the lighting alone can completely modify the look and feel pre-existing bathroom. But by adding new lighting to a bathroom renovation, you can create an amazing space. There should always be more than one lighting fixture in a bathroom, you can have a ceiling light, mirror vanity light, side-lighting, or for true luxury, shower lighting. Again, try to match the lighting to the fixtures and accessories you choose in the bathroom.
Don’t Forget the Small Details
To fully bring a bathroom theme to life, explore the wide range of small accessories available on the market, like soup dishes, toothbrush holders, shower curtains, toilet paper holders, beauty product holders, and much more. Don’t simply select these products randomly, go with the theme to bring everything full-swing. Take everything into consideration, including color, shape, texture, size and material. You might want to add a view purely decorative pieces for show, such as a vase or some paintings.