Tag: Baths

Custom Shower Mosaic

Custom Shower Mosaic

A custom Shower Mosaic Is the Highlight of this bath along with other custom and unusual elements.

Bath Expansion In An Old House

Bath Expansion In An Old House

This was an old 5ft x 7ft 1930’s bath. A previous remodel had enclosed an old sleeping porch. For this remodel, we changed the old window into a passageway and expanded the bath to include a large vanity, storage, and European-style wet room containing a shower and soaking tub.

A Combined Powder Room, Guest Bath & Laundry

A Combined Powder Room, Guest Bath & Laundry

This combined powder room, guest bath and laundry was a compromise for our client — as are so many remodeling choices. The combined space, though, actually succeeds graciously to fulfill all its functions.

A New Hall Bath in a Brick Rambler

A New Hall Bath in a Brick Rambler

This new hall bath was built in the location that previously housed a small galley kitchen in a 1950’s post-WWII brick rambler.

Carving Out a Master Suite in a Post-WWII Brick Rambler

Carving Out a Master Suite in a Post-WWII Brick Rambler

A Reconfigured Former Hall Bath plus French Doors to a New Patio Create a light-Filled Master Suite.

A Trio of Baths on a Budget

A Trio of Baths on a Budget

My client wanted to remodel both baths as well as the Powder Room on a limited budget. The hall bath – used daily by the husband and occasionally by the adult children when visiting – was badly short of efficient storage. The master bath also needed additional storage but the family didn’t need two tubs so we could convert the tub in the master to a shower only – freeing up some space.

A vibrant yet serene bath remodel

A vibrant yet serene bath remodel

We just completed an unabashedly modern bath in this 1864 row house in the Dupont Circle neighborhood in Washington, DC. The bath had been allowed to deteriorate badly (see before image at end). The centerpiece of this bath remodel is a custom glass countertop with integral glass sink.

The Powder Room – A Small Room With Big Impact

The Powder Room – A Small Room With Big Impact

Since the space is so small, you can really splurge in a powder room without breaking the bank.

The Better Hall Bath

The Better Hall Bath

The features of a new and improved hall bath – complete with analysis and pictures.

De-mystifying the Choice of Toilets

De-mystifying the Choice of Toilets

If you’re confused about all the choices as you select a toilet for your remodeled bath, you’re not alone.  To make it worse, if you’re about my age, you also remember the bad rap of the first generation of water savings toilets.  The early 1.6-gallon […]