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3 Trends in Bathroom Remodeling – What's In and What's Out

Are you considering a master bathroom remodel? Updating your master bathroom is a great investment in your home. Not only will you enjoy all the comfort and convenience of your master bathroom remodel but this important home makeover will also add value to your home.

When it comes to a bathroom remodel, you've got options. You might be interested in a smaller remodel with simple changes like a fresh coat of paint, added shelving and storage racks, or new towels, mirrors and other accessories. If you've got a bigger budget and a loftier bathroom remodel plan, it may include converting a traditional bathtub shower into a walk-in shower, and upgrading your toilets, cabinetry, flooring, lighting and sinks.

Before finalizing your plans for a bathroom remodel, learn about the latest design trends, materials and options. You want to make sure that you get the most out of your investment, and that you even enjoy a return for months and years to come.

3 Trends in Bathroom Design

1. Tub Showers Out, Walk-In Showers In: Shower tubs, while still functional, are less stylish for bathroom remodels. Showers are beginning to replace tubs because of their functionality and extensive design options. Today, many showers are made out of several different types of materials, including: marble, granite, tile and glass. Bathtubs tend to look stagnant with their simple porcelain design. Tossing out the tub for the elegant and spacious look a walk-in shower offers can definitely add a fresh look. While growing families may require a bathtub for smaller children, a walk-in shower can be just as functional for those older in age. A walk-in shower provides more accessibility and options to customize the look of your new bathroom.

2. Throw-Carpets Out, Tile In: Let's face it, throw carpets in the bathroom are typically …

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