Recent Bathroom Articles


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Bathroom Remodel to Suit Your Unique Personality

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jun 16, 2016

Amazing how different we inhabitants of Planet Earth can be. We have a whole range of strengths and weaknesses, likes and dislikes, in relation to just about anything … even...


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Remodel Your Only Bathroom: Maximum Gain, Minimum Pain

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 16, 2016

Remodeling any part of your house has a well-deserved reputation as ... shall we say ... one of life's more stressful experiences. This is especially true of a bathroom remodel, which...


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5 Home Improvements That May Make Your House Noisier

Posted by Laura Firszt | Nov 08, 2015

Home improvement is a passion among many North Americans these days ... with good reason. As the saying goes, your home is your castle, the place you go to relax and enjoy the company...


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Separate Tub and Shower: A Trend that's Here to Stay?

Posted by Laura Firszt | Oct 14, 2015

Yes, it's true. Decor trends tend to come and go … often, it seems, in the blink of an eye. However, there are some home design fashions that start out as "flavor of the month"...


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DIY Small Bathroom Remodels with Big Bath Style

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jul 28, 2015

With today's trend toward oversized baths and luxurious home spas, being stuck with a small bathroom is a challenge, to be sure. It can be awfully tempting to downplay the decorating...


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Disabled Access Remodel AKA Universal Design

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 01, 2015

Universal design is one of the most important trends in residential construction and home improvement today. Also known as disabled access or visitability, this type of design allows...


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Install a Safe Shower for Universal Access

Posted by Laura Firszt | Dec 02, 2014

The idea of universal design is all about offering quick and easy access to every part of your home. It builds in the flexibility to accommodate users in any state of health or physical...


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Space-Saving Fixtures Scaled to Fit Small Bathrooms

Posted by Laura Firszt | Nov 16, 2014

What do rural tiny homes, new suburban houses, and old apartments smack dab in the center of the city have in common? Most were built with bathrooms that can politely be termed minuscule....