\When you have a very small bathroom that you want to remodel most homeowners will look for ways to get a bit more space. Small bathrooms are common, and as a result there are many modern fixtures as well as tricks to make a smaller bathroom a bit more roomy. If you want a bit more space from your small bathroom Straight Up Remodeling will share a few tips on how to get more space in a smaller bathroom.
Install Space Saving Bathroom Fixtures
When you want more space there are fixtures you can install to help achieve this goal. Start with the sink. There is a difference between a small sink and a space saving sink. You do not want too small of a sink, as it is not very functional. However, you can use a space saving sink such as a pedestal or a flouting sink. Countertop sinks take up a lot of space and can make a small bathroom seem smaller. If you’re concerned about storage, you can always go up and install medicine cabinets or a hanging cabinet on the walls. Along with a sink, the toilet and bathtub can take up much of the space in the bathroom. Consider installing a standing shower and take out the bathtub. By reduce the bathing areas, you can provide more space. However this is just one option. There are other ways to create more space for those who want to keep a “full bathroom.”
Change Bathroom Layout
When remodeling a small bathroom you can make more space if you redesign the bathroom’s layout. Often a bathroom is designed to make electrical and plumbing connections more convenient. However, with a bit more work you can redesign the bathrooms layout. You can to make it more functional and provide more space. When redesigning a bathroom layout make sure you get a quality contractor to help redesign and build out your bathroom.
Tricks to Make a Small Bathroom Look Bigger
There is not much you can do to make a bathroom bigger. However, there are a few tricks to help make the bathroom feel bigger or look bigger. One way to make a small bathroom feel or look bigger is by using smaller tile. When using tile on the walls, or on the floors the best way to make a bathroom feel bigger is by using smaller tile. For the proper effect you will want to use an 8×8 or 4×4 inch tile. The smaller the tile, the more the wall and floor space will feel bigger. Another trick that helps is to pick a focal point. Pick a wall to be the bathroom’s focal point. Using a bigger mirror or accent wall can help make the bathroom feel bigger. This is a great trick to help make a bathroom look or feel bigger. Additionally, when picking color for paint or the tile you will want to use color to help make it feel more open. Light colors are often best to create a more spacious feeling.
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These are a few ways to remodel a small bathroom look and make it feel bigger. For those who need bathroom or kitchen remodeling services and much more, contact Straight Up Remodeling today.