If you’re afraid of going into your old bathroom and dreaming of a change, we have a new list of bathroom decorating ideas that are inexpensive and easy to do. The most important project you can do for a bathroom renovation is a lighting upgrade. Changing your lighting can be easy and cost-effective, plus it can make a small bathroom look bigger and prettier. Older lighting fixtures and fluorescent lighting create unattractive shadows and disturbing hues on your skin. If replacing a fixture is not possible, you can upgrade your bulbs with new fluorescent bulbs that have the color temperature of the light on a bright, sunny day. After upgrading your bathroom’s lighting quality, paint is next. quick and easy update. Choose light colors for large surfaces such as walls, and save darker, richer hues for accents. Before painting, check how your color choices look in your new lighting, as color temperature can change the shade of a color.
Here’s a rundown of our quick and easy bathroom decorating ideas:
Fresh Bathroom Paint
Enhance your bathroom wall decor by painting your walls in the perfect color. Light colors will make a small bathroom look bigger. Dark or vibrant colors add a dramatic touch to any size bathroom. No need to choose glossy paint in the bathroom to fight moisture anymore. Ask the paint shop to add additives to the matte paint to prevent it from getting moldy. Don’t just paint the walls – buy eggshell or semi-gloss paint and paint the cabinets too!
Unique Lighting Fixtures
Replacing old light fixtures can transform your bathroom decor. A wide variety of affordable light fixtures are available in stores and online Remember, large electrical projects are best left to the professionals. However, with a little guidance, replacing light fixtures is an easy DIY bathroom project you can do in a day. Do not be afraid to experiment with trends when changing the lighting of your toilet. Modern bathroom lighting includes hanging pendants and light sticks that diffuse light into a room. It is wise to choose LED light fixtures because they are the most energy efficient and do not add extra heat to your bathroom.
Bathroom Wall Art
You don’t need to look at the blank walls in your bathroom. Engineered canvas prints are water resistant and economical. Go for oversized proportions for the best visual impact. For a unique look, turn your favorite photo from a local printer into customized wall art. Today, specialty printers can create canvas prints and even laminate them for water resistance. Think beyond a canvas print as you brainstorm decorating ideas for bathroom art. A wall gallery of your favorite objects like starfish or baskets can be a personal and refreshing way to decorate your bathroom walls.
Bathroom Tile Renovation
If your flooring is boring, try covering it with removable adhesive tiles like the ones shown above. They are easy to cut and fit, and they look real. The biggest benefit is that they can be removed at any time without damaging the surface behind them – perfect for updating the bathroom in an apartment or rental home.
Hardware and Tap Upgrades
Here’s a quick and easy bathroom decorating idea – refit your bathroom New drawer handles, towel bars, toilet paper holder and faucet will completely change the look of your bathroom. Replacing your bathroom fixtures can even make your countertop look fresh again. Especially if you have a small bathroom “decorated” circa 1978 with gold brass. Replacement is as simple as removing old hardware and adding a new one. To keep this project going quickly and easily, be sure to replace old hardware with a similarly sized screw hole spacing, especially on bar style drawer pulls that require screws. You’ll make fewer new holes in cabinets and walls.
New Powder Room Flooring
There are do-it-yourself flooring options available today that are modern and easy to use. Affordable, flexible vinyl floorboards are available at most home improvement stores and are available in a variety of wood types and patterns. They look realistic (white oak shown above) and contain texture and imperfections in the surface, just as a real wood floor or stone tile would. Attaching is as easy as scratching, peeling and sticking with a knife. The best part is that they are waterproof and come with long warranties against wear and tear. The rugs are industrial strength, can be ordered in custom sizes and have a rubber backing that adds padding and comfort to your bathroom floor.
Better Storage in Your Bathroom
Streamlining and organizing your bathroom will instantly give it a fresh new look. If you have a small bathroom, consider how you can improve the existing storage space. Adding drawers to a closet (ordering items easier) is an easy weekend upgrade. Standard sizes of pull-out drawers are available at most home improvement stores. Other ways to maximize storage include: – Floating wall shelves – Wall-mounted baskets – Small furniture style storage cabinet.
Updated Towels and Rugs
Now you are on the last leg of the bathroom decoration stages. This part is like adding a giant bow to a gift. Donate or throw away your old, mismatched towels and purchase soft, fluffy towels that match your new bathroom decor. Add an accent color or pattern for a modern bathroom design touch. Buy these essential textiles to update the style of your washroom: – Towels. Try fresh textures and hues – Floor mat. Look for comfort and unique materials. – Shower curtain. Choose a patterned or printed shower curtain that goes well with your towels and mats.
Accents and Accessories
Are you ready to put the finishing touches on your bathroom decor? Add a few special accessories and accent pieces to complete your do-it-yourself bathroom design. Here are some ideas to get you started: –Trash bin – Bathroom soap dish or soap bubble – Living houseplants like Orchid Towel. Try fresh textures and hues – Candle or room diffuser for a fresh scent.