bathrooms Archive

7 Bathroom Remodeling Trends

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine What’s trending in bathroom remodels? Houzz recently released its 2014 Winter Bathroom Trends Study showing the top bathroom remodel preferences of more than 7,500 home owners in the U.S. and Canada. The report...
February 24, 2014

Home Trend Watch: Home Owners Want More Kitchen Space

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine More home owners want more space in their kitchens and are expanding the kitchen’s use for more than just cooking, according to the latest findings from the American Institute of Architects’ quarterly Home...
April 23, 2012

Trend Watch: Luxurious Bathrooms Don’t Always Need a Fancy Tub

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Home owners may be starting to rethink what all makes up a luxurious, spa-like bathroom. Whirlpool tubs for several years have been on the wish-lists of many home buyers, but now some buyers...
October 11, 2011

Trend Watch: Kitchens Are Getting Larger, Bathrooms Are Getting Cozier

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine The recession had sparked home owners to be more modest with designs of kitchens and bathrooms, but the improving economy is making home owners want more out of their house. Residential architects are...
April 15, 2011

Subdued Bathroom Colors Reign in 2010

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Colors in bathrooms this year are taking a neutral stance. Beiges and bone colors are the most popular choices when it comes to bathroom color choices, followed by whites and off-whites, according to...
April 5, 2010

From NKBA: Contemporary Design Edges in Slowly … and Optimistically

By Barbara Ballinger ATLANTA—Traditional design is safe, secure, long lasting. It represents timeless appeal whether it shows up in sturdy cherry cabinets with elaborate corbels and fluting or old-fashioned-style freestanding white ceramic bathtubs with claw feet. So, a plethora...
May 5, 2009