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The spa-style bathroom is increasingly a popular choice among homeowners who are looking for ways to relax and rejuvenate right at home

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And every modern spa-inspired bathroom needs a fabulous freestanding bathtub at its heart! The first two decades of the new millennium have sheen a distinct shift in bathroom trends with larger room, more elegant finishes and neutral colors taking over. It has also seen a love for standalone bathtubs and everything from the modern freestanding bathtub to the vintage claw-foot bathtub are now back on top of the trends chart. And today we take an entirely new direction with the Japanese soaking tubs at their lavish best. Stunning views and a bathroom that oozes luxury is completed by a luxurious...

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Hey all, Julie here and I’m back already! We told ya, it wouldn’t be too long till you heard from me again

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I am so ready to share with you my “teeny tiny rental bathroom refresh” reveal. It’s been almost 3 months to the day since four of us on the EHD team – Jess, Ryann, Caitlin & myself – shared our rental bathroom woes with you and the design dreams we had for them. I technically completed the 2-month challenge that Jess set out for us since Sara shot my bathroom at the end of August and am so excited to share it today. I love (read: need) a deadline to get those items that are lower on my priority life...

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Bathroom Vanities: Built-in, Floating, or Furniture-Style?

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Bathroom vanities are an integral part of most bathroom designs.  Not only are they a source of essential storage they also support your countertop and sink, where you get ready every morning and night.  Vanity cabinetry is also a central component of bathroom design style, setting the tone for your space with the door style, wood type, and color.  There are several basic styles of cabinetry to choose from, including built-in cabinets, freestanding, and furniture-style vanities.  Which one is right for you? This will depend on your home style, the size of your bathroom, and personal preference.  Read on to...

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A historic home gets the star treatment

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The Brooklyn Heights Association kicked off its second showhouse located in the historic neighborhood. Continuing its mission to preserve old homes for 21st-century living, they invited 15 designers to lay their magic among the rooms in the wood-framed house. Tapped to help with two bathroom renovations—the powder room and kids’ bathroom—designer Kim Tomasino was matched with a general contractor from Sweeten, a free service connecting renovators and designers with vetted contractors. Scroll down to see the design candy she created or visit the showhouse in person through November 3rd.  PROJECT: Remodel two outdated bathrooms in the Brooklyn Heights Designer Showhouse LOCATION: 13 Pineapple Street,...

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2019-10-29

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If you’re looking for neutral interiors I recommend you to take a look at this post, but if you’re here to see a new-construction modern farmhouse with black exteriors, then you’re in the right place! Recently built by Mike Stevens Homes (previously featured here & here – you need to see these house tours!), this dark modern farmhouse has so many great ideas that I’m sure will leave you feeling inspired, or at least, knowing what black paint color you should be using on your exterior! Here, the builder share more details:   “This was actually the second house we built for this...

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