Dark and dreary no more, black is coming to your home in a big, bold way. Trade shows right now are full of black-and-white wallpaper, black accent walls and matte black hardware proving that black is once again sharp, sophisticated, and statement-making.
While retirement communities still appeal to many people, others are embracing multigenerational households - like the old days. Toni Sabatino is a certified Kitchen Designer (CKD), and the owner of Toni Sabatino Style, a design firm based in Long Island, New York. She says, "we don't like to call it aging in place anymore, we like to call it living in place." Sabatino and other experts point out that in households that can include seniors and youngsters, a few extra precautions in the bathroom helps keep everybody a bit safer.
We all love a well-appointed bathroom that feels spacious, opulent and worthy of long sessions in the bath or shower. However from sinks to fixtures to tiles, the shopping list is long and fraught with financial peril when you are equally devoted to vision and budget. But with a bit of creativity and a shorter list of extraordinary products that go a long way, there's a way to navigate style and cost like a pro.
If you're considering a kitchen or bathroom remodel that includes a faucet replacement, then you'll need to know some things about your sink. Sinks and faucets come in different configurations that need to match each out. Here are a few tips to help you figure out your configuration and use workarounds to make some faucets fit when they're not an exact match.
There's no denying the master bathroom needs a makeover. The peeling wallpaper, mismatched fixtures and outdated laminate flooring have got to go. After clearing out the obvious worn out features and off-trend offenders, why not personalize the space? Use these five ideas to create a truly indulgent, relaxing bathroom with a modern style.
If space is limited in your home, the Jack and Jill bathroom could be an ideal solution that balances access and privacy. While these can be a great space saver, they can pose unique design challenges. Here are three bathroom ideas to help you make the most of your Jack and Jill bathroom.
A shower wakes you up, soothes your senses or relaxes your body - and it starts the minute you step into the water. But, do you prefer a powerful spray, a gentle rainshower or a pulsating massage? With so many options to choose from, how can you find the shower that's best suited for you?
Handheld showerheads used to be designed for kids, and those who needed extra control over showering. No more. Handhelds now are designed for anyone who wants to train water on every part of their body, especially the ones that ache and need some hot water soothing.
Bathtubs have come a long way, baby. Where once, the only choice was a built in tub/shower or a claw foot tub, today there are endless choices for both built-ins and freestanding tubs. If you're remodeling your bathroom or simply replacing your tub, it's a grand time for tub shopping.
Do you ever check into a hotel and drool over the bathroom? The fixtures, the modern design-everything is simply on point. Now, if only you could pack up the bathroom in your carry-on bag and bring it home with you. With a little help from Moen, you can. Let's get inspired and explore your very own dream bathroom.
In bathrooms, we recommend a mixture of light sources. Many designers suggest using fluorescent lights in showers and in lighted bath fans since once you put the lens on, you can't tell the difference, but some prefer incandescents in the bath bar around the vanity where women apply their makeup. That blend of sources works perfectly with Moen's bathroom lighting fixtures in the Waterhill, Iso, Rothbury and Eva collections, all of which will take a maximum of 100-watt, medium-base incandescent bulbs.
When it comes to clothing, creating a style that's totally pulled-together requires many elements ... from shirts and pants to jackets, shoes and accessories. The same is true when it comes to styling your bath.
There are many safety precautions you can take before even leaving your house.