from just being a place to wash each day, the humble bathroom
is becoming a luxurious room to relax in after a long and tiring
day at work. The days of basic small washrooms with just a few
necessities are over, with bathrooms around the world now being
revamped to ensure they are a deluxe and comfortable room to retreat
our homes becoming more functional and trendy each day, it is
no wonder that bathrooms are now one of the main focuses when
it comes to giving a house a little revamp and fitting them with
state of the art products and features.
this in mind, Hunters
Leeds have checked out some of the most popular trends currently
taking place in bathrooms nationwide:
can wave goodbye to the small, cramped plastic cubicles of yesteryear,
when just trying to wash your hair left your elbows arguing with
the walls, these days its all about large airy showers.
are ripping out their bath in favour of doubling their shower
space to make way for the luxuries of wetrooms and rainforest
showers. No one wants to feel a gentle trickle sliding down one
side of their back, its all about being drenched in a cascade
of warm and comforting water, therefore a larger shower is the
way forward in 2014.
this became popular a while ago, it is now becoming more commonplace
in the average bathroom. Gone are the days of tiptoeing across
the bathroom floor to avoid leaving the room with freezing cold
feet, these days you won't want to leave the warmth that emulates
from the floor below.
heating is surprisingly easy to fit and is not as expensive as
you may think. A great benefit to having it is that once it's
warm, it will heat up the rest of the room, meaning there is less
need for radiators to be switched on regularly.
one wants a dark and dingy bathroom, in the mornings you want
some where light and airy to get ready, and in the evenings you
want to be able to choose the lighting you relax to without being
stuck with a single ceiling light.
way to make a bathroom lighter is to have a skylight installed
in the ceiling - this way the morning light will pour in, leaving
you feeling wide awake and ready for the day ahead. A very popular
lighting choice for bathrooms at the moment is spotlights - these
can be dotted around your ceilings to provide individually lit
areas and even come with a dimmer switch.
the modern couple, a new trend that is taking hold involves individual
sinks. For those who like their own personal space when it comes
to the bathroom, having a double sink can be the perfect luxury
for new age couples.
you have the space, having two separate sinks can really give
your bathroom a deluxe look and feel, as well as being hygienic
and practical. If you want to go a step further, you can also
now get two shower heads for your newly enlarged shower cubicle.
the ever increasing shelves of toiletries available, for both
men and women, it can often be hard to find enough storage space
to put everything. If you only have one bathroom and regularly
have guests staying, its nice to be able to keep your personal
things tucked away.
cabinets and towers are becoming very popular to ensure that there
is somewhere easy to store everything from the hand soap, to the
pile of clean towels - not forgetting shavers, straightening irons
and make up.