The bathroom is usually the smallest
room in the house. Apart from
expensive designer baths or crystal
bowl wash basins, bathroom designs
remain simple, basic and
utilitarian. Serving a purpose,
Period. Not much thought preoccupies
the designer nor the homemaker on
A part of the reason for this is the
plumbing element which is fixed and
so acts as a constraint to any
enterprising bathroom design.
Most bathroom designs revolve around
a white background, White creates
space and makes the bathroom airy
rather than claustrophobic.
Basic decoration, whether in the
form of tilework or furnishings are
kept to ensure that space which is
at a premium is not restrictive.
Storage space in a bathroom design
is also kept with the above idea in
mind, Towel racks and toiletries are
kept in an unintrusive block of
Flooring is usually with tiles
although wood or vinyl flooring is
also a la mode, however safety (the
floor must not be slippery) and
cleanliness is of great importance.
Lighting should be soft and
soothing, but also bright and per
prescribed regulations, where