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Bathroom ideas you can use : the latest design styles, fixtures, surfaces and remodeling tips / Chris Peterson.
Updated edition.
Publication Information:
Minneapolis, MN : Cool Springs Press, 2018.
Physical Description:
192 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm


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747.78 PET Book Adult General Collection

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Don't have an ordinary bathroom when Bathroom Ideas You Can Use, Updated Edition gives you all the know-how and inspiration to make is extraordinary.

Whether you're planning a full remodel or just replacing a single fixture, Bathroom Ideas You Can Use is 192 pages of style, comfort, and function for the hardest-working room in your house.

Hundreds of inspirational photos and a wealth of information will jump-start your next bathroom project. From luxurious showers and saunas to chic surfaces, perfect lighting, efficient fixtures, creature comforts, and more, the options available to you are endless. In addition to featuring new and improved ideas, this updated edition of our popular design and inspiration book presents a variety of extra tips and tricks for picking the right accessory or material for your space and keeping it in top condition.

No matter the size of your space or the scale of your plans, this book will help you create the bathroom of your dreams.

Author Notes

Chris Peterson is a veteran home improvement and design author. Among the many books he has written are 5-Gallon Bucket Book, Building with Secondhand Stuff, Manskills, four books in the Ideas You Can Use series, and many books in Cool Springs Press's BLACK+DECKER Complete Guide series. He has also co-authored numerous home design books with noted media celebrities. He lives in Ashland, Oregon.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. 4
Bathrooms by Sizep. 12
Powder Rooms & Half Bathsp. 13
Detached & Guest Bathroomsp. 18
Large & Master Bathsp. 29
Scintillating Surfacesp. 36
Walls of Wowp. 37
Tile Stylep. 46
Fantastic Floorsp. 48
Eye-Catching Vanity Countersp. 56
Beautiful Storage Spacesp. 62
Perfect Vanitiesp. 63
Handy Cabinets & Shelvesp. 71
Bathing in Stylep. 78
Gorgeous Freestanding Bathtubsp. 79
Gorgeous Alcove Bathtubsp. 88
Gorgeous Corner Bathtubsp. 90
Gorgeous Drop-In Bathtubsp. 92
Walk-In Bathtubsp. 98
Luxury Shower Enclosuresp. 100
Superb Fixturesp. 114
Fashionable Toilets & Bidetsp. 115
Stunning Sink Colorsp. 120
Sleek Drop-In Sinksp. 121
Understated Undermount Sinksp. 123
Gravity-Defying Wall-Mount Sinksp. 127
Stately Pedestal & Vessel Sinksp. 130
Exceptional Hardwarep. 142
Divine Faucetsp. 143
Superior Showerheadsp. 154
Fantastic Tub Faucetsp. 158
The Well-Lit Bathroomp. 160
Marvelous Vanity Lightsp. 161
Ideal General Fixturesp. 162
Bathroom Extrasp. 166
Attractive Universal Designp. 167
Handy Makeup Areasp. 173
Super Saunasp. 174
Shower Accessoriesp. 176
Stunning Skylights & Windowsp. 178
Towel Warmersp. 182
Mirror Stylep. 184
Exceptional Accentsp. 186
Resourcesp. 190
Photo Creditsp. 190