Published at Friday, October 05th 2018, 08:24:42 AM by Rachelle Quint. Bathroom. To prevent burns from scalding hot water, always set the temperature of your water heater to a moderately warm temperature. If your water heater does not have a thermostat, teach and train everybody at home to open the cold water tap first before the warm water tap.
Published at Tuesday, October 09th 2018, 00:51:40 AM. Bathroom By Nathan Lazard. For things that you regularly use in the bathroom, provide a dish or a basket to hold them. As much as possible, make sure your sink, the back of the toilet, and the rim of your bathtub are clear of any clutter. If you have kids who bring toys to the bathroom, limit the toys to just 2 or 3 soft rubber toys and always put them away after their bath.
Published at Tuesday, October 09th 2018, 00:51:37 AM. Bathroom By Romaine Bonhomme. Lighting does its part in creating a cozy environment in any room. In daylight, natural lighting has its great appeal. Windows will definitely make any bathroom look fresh and inviting. If privacy is an issue, you can always use blinds, shades, or curtains. However, some prefer to keep it simple by having privacy glass windows installed. This allows sunlight in but prevents neighbors or onlookers from taking a peek. At night time, ambient lighting can provide a cozy feel while you are relaxing in a hot tub and removing the stress after a hard day's work. Aside from the basic fluorescent lighting, you can have wall sconces or make use of the lights of your bathroom contemporary vanity.
Published at Tuesday, October 09th 2018, 00:43:19 AM. Bathroom By Olivier Delafosse. People forget when transitioning from a standard bath to a whirlpool bath there are several critical factors that must be considered like plumbing, hot water heaters, and floor supports. Bathroom floors are built to bear the weight of a standard bathtub not whirlpool spa baths. Today's custom homes will accommodate most luxury tubs, but floor joists may require reinforcement in older homes if the tub is oversized especially whirlpool baths. Whirlpool baths have the water capacity of up to 80 gallons, if the proper hot water tank is not installed it will result in tepid bathwater taking away the enjoyment and purpose of a whirlpool bath.
Published at Tuesday, October 09th 2018, 00:36:03 AM. Bathroom By Rachelle Quint. To further prevent slips and falls, install grab bars in strategic areas within your bathroom such as in and around the bath tub, the shower, and the toilet. Most grab bars are made of stainless steel, which can become slippery, too, so you might want to put rubber grip pads on your grab bars.
Published at Tuesday, October 09th 2018, 00:35:59 AM. Bathroom By Olivier Delafosse. Depending on the size of bathroom, keep in mind that less is best in the way of accessorizing. Over powering the look of the bathrooms with numerous accessories tends to make a small room appear even smaller unless you are utilizing bathroom mirrors which lends way to a more open space. On the other hand when working with a large area, modern bathroom accessories are a welcomed addition to give the bathroom a finished look.
Published at Tuesday, October 09th 2018, 00:35:48 AM. Bathroom By Rachelle Quint. With several design platforms to choose from starting with the century old Victorian bathroom that were characterized by claw-footed roll top baths, sculpted pedestal basins, free standing showers enclosures and sometimes a matching bidet.
Published at Tuesday, October 09th 2018, 00:35:45 AM. Bathroom By Nathan Lazard. Possibly the most expensive way to improve your bathroom is to have a new bathroom suite fitted. You might want something similar to what you've got now, or want an extravagant roll top bath. You might just want a bit of colour in your bathroom.