For many homeowners, the master bathroom is a personal sanctuary, where we find escape and solace, relieve stress and wash away the day. Creating a spa-like atmosphere is what is very on trend for 2018. If you are building a new home, or planning to update your current master bathroom, these fresh 2018 trends will get your creativity going for how to create the perfect spa retreat right in your own home.
Luxurious Yet Efficient
Previous dreams of the ultimate bathroom may have included enormous bath tubs, his and her sinks, and expansive marble flooring. Recently, however, there seems to be a movement toward a more efficient usage of space. Not to mention the fact that not everyone can afford to have such an indulgent use of space. The secret to this idea, and to making a small bathroom comfortable and not cramped, is to utilize every available square inch. This can include space saving walk in showers, opting for shelving instead of cabinetry, and free standing vanities to create an illusion of more space.
Japan has always led the way in glob
al technology, and this is no different in the bathroom. High tech toilets involve seat warmers, automatic lid open and closure, built in deodorizers, and even wireless music! Showers and sinks are also going high tech, with automatic on/off as well as temperature settings; your shower can automatically give you your preferred temperature of water. What a fabulous way to rinse of the stress of the day!
Retro Metal Comeback
Brass and gold are making a comeback! But forget those memories of your grandparents’ brass bathroom faucet. In their comeback, these metals have warmed up their tone and hue a bit, adding luxury and depth to your space. Modern and sleek, these fixtures will also offer a variety of finishings, including satin, matte, and spun gold.