Category Archives: Bathroom Design

The Benefits of Having Your Bathroom Remodeled

When people set out to remodel or renovate their homes, they often start with the kitchen. Then they might turn their attention to backyard landscaping projects, or re-designing the living room or dining room to match the kitchen. What gets lost in all these considerations is the bathroom. Unless it is falling apart, the bathroom … Read More

Which is Better? Baths vs. Showers

Scandinavian bathroom, classic white vintage interior designScandinavian bathroom, classic white vintage interior design

Everybody needs to get clean; do you agree? While this is true, we do not all do it in the same way. When it comes to the choice between having a quick shower or a hot bath, there are different and strong opinions on both sides. But which actually is better?   The real answer … Read More

Why You Should Consider Walk-In Bathtubs

Bath toy duck in white foam bubbles

Slipping in the shower or tub is always a dangerous possibility, even if you are sure that you are steady on your feet. If you struggle with balance or mobility, the combination of slick porcelain, water, and stepping over the threshold might just pose too high of a risk. Fortunately, there are accessories that can … Read More

Jetted Bathtubs: The Pros and Cons

Luxurious master bathroom interior boasts jetted tub with curved windows facing the lake. Northwest, USA

If you feel like nothing beats the spa-like experience of soaking in a warm, jetted bathtub, you might be leaning towards having one installed in your own home bathroom. However, this is not the kind of remodeling decision that anyone can take lightly – jetted tubs come with a lot of responsibility.   THE PROS … Read More

Checklist Before You Renovate Your Bath

The renovation of a bathroom by a construction worker

Do you want to improve your current bathroom?  Are you thinking about having your bathroom renovated but do not know where to start? A bathroom renovation is indeed a very exciting task to undertake. However, you can’t just jump into choosing the best bathroom trends that are currently on the market right now. There are … Read More

Should Water Pipes be Insulated?

Worker cuts the foam insulation for pipes

Insulating their home’s hot water pipes is an easy decision for a lot of homeowners. When you can find really good insulating pipe sleeves for a really low price, it seems impractical to resist the energy savings that you’ll get. Unfortunately, not all homeowners are aware of this simple efficiency booster and why it is … Read More

Is It Time to Swap Your Bathtub for a Shower?

Planned renovation of a luxury bathroom estate home shower

Very few things are as relaxing as a warm bubble bath that could melt all the stress brought about by a busy day. However, not everyone actually has the luxury of time to spend in a bath. Because of this, most people agree that having a shower makes more sense. And this is why most … Read More

Prevent Slipping in the Shower with Bathroom Upgrades

Retirement woman fell down in a restroom

Accidents like slip-and-fall do happen unexpectedly. But if there’s one place in the house where you’re at an increased risk, it would be the bathroom. With the wet tub and tiles, just one wrong step and you could be seriously damaged. The possibility of slipping and falling in your shower is not something to be … Read More

Easy Fixes for Chipped Sinks and Bathtubs

Computer generated 3D illustration with a washbasin

We normally find enamel and porcelain bathtubs and sinks in Canadian homes. It is not surprising since they are very resilient. But that does not mean they are not invincible. In fact, you might find that if you drop something really heavy or hard (accidentally or otherwise), the surface of these fixtures could be easily … Read More

Adding a Bathroom to Your Basement

White toilet with water closet look outside

A basement bathroom can both make your life a whole lot easier and boost the value of your home. If you have recently re-purposed your basement into something you can use more frequently like a gym, a home office, or a game room, then you’re going to appreciate a bathroom in that area that means … Read More