Once upon a time the bathroom was a dark and dingy part of the house that you only went into when you really had too. Thankfully however these days that’s not the case.
Moderns bathrooms are now being designed as a place of beauty and luxury. Your bathroom can now be your oasis away from the world; your sanctuary at the end of an exhausting day.
With that in mind we wanted to talk about ways in which you could add a little fun and creativity to your bathroom design. A beautiful bathroom design should be attractive, functional and on-trend but also why can’t it be a fun space that shows off your own personal creativity and style.
Below we detail four ways in which you can add a fun to your bathroom that are sure to bring a smile to your face every time you step inside your brand-new room.
Colourful Feature Wall
Feature walls are a simple bathroom design idea that will instantly create a standout feature in your new setting. Feature walls are often designed by using a creative tile pattern on one or more walls of your bathroom however another solution is to use a bold coloured tile instead.
Coloured metro tiles are a great idea of a colourful feature wall because they are cost-effective, easy to maintain and they are also available in a multitude of bright colours and finishes. Popular feature wall colour options include orange, green and purple.
Patterned Tiled Floor
Pattern tiled ‘statement’ bathroom floors are one of the biggest trends in bathroom design right now. These gorgeous flooring arrangements work equally well with either a modern or traditional bathroom design and look fantastic in both large and small sized bathrooms.
The popularity of patterned tiles now means that there are more varieties, shapes and colours on the market in the UK than ever before. One fun bathroom idea if to use a colourful pattern tile on the floor of your bathroom. If you’re interested in re-creating this look in your own bathroom then bear in mind that a colourful patterned tiled floor works best with light coloured bathroom furniture and light grey or white bathroom painted or tiled walls
Adding plants to your bathroom setting is a great way of injected a little life into your new room. Plants that work best in the bathroom include Aloe Vera, Spider Plants, Orchids and Peace Lillies. Another plant that really suits the bathroom is bamboo because it’s low maintenance and thrives in the damp and steamy environment of the bathroom.
As well as choosing the right plants for your new bathroom why not try potting the plants in colourful plant pots. Colourful bathroom accessories like plant pots are a surefire way of adding a little personality to your bathroom design that will make your room look fresh and fun!
Creative shapes are a really clever way to add something different and special to your bathroom design. Hexagon tiles are a popular design trend that will allow you to effortlessly add a creative shape to your room for very little effort.
Similar to patterned mentioned above, hexagon tiles are an emerging bathroom design trend that has led to a surge in the amount and variety of hexagon shaped tiles on the market in the UK. Popular hexagon tile colours include white or dark grey and popular settings include both modern and ultra-modern bathroom designs.
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