Blending fashion and function, the best bathroom design will address the needs of the homeowner while also reflecting their personal tastes. What often separates good from great design can be found in the details.
Sophisticated designer touches elevate a bathroom in an upscale way that defines a space as a luxury retreat within the home. If you’re planning a master bathroom remodel or adding a new luxury bathroom space within your home, don’t forget these three important facets.
There are three main types of lighting: task, ambient and accent. Layering these lights thoughtfully in the bathroom will not only make the space more functional, but will also elevate the appearance and provide high levels of flexibility.
The main light — often an overhead light — provides ambient lighting for the overall illumination of the space. Many people choose dimmer options for this bathroom light to give it maximum customization.
Task lighting is essential in the bathroom since so many personal grooming tasks take place in the space. Task lighting might include lights over the mirror or vanity lighting. When planning and positioning task lighting, remember to position fixtures to minimize shadows to facilitate activities like shaving or applying makeup.
Finally, accent lighting is a key feature of luxury bathrooms and makes one space stand out from…