Small Bath Makeover

Refresh your bedroom for about $500 with these smart, chic updates.

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Soothing Color Schemes

The right color palette has the ability to inspire tranquility. Transform your bathroom into a spa-worthy sanctuary with our favorite calming color schemes.

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Walk-In Shower Ideas

Find ideas to create a gorgeous walk-in shower in your bathroom.

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Easy Bathroom Storage

Boost your bathroom's storage for less with these smart organization tips and tricks.

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DIY Remodeling Tales

Though they're usually hidden behind closed doors, master bathrooms, guest bathrooms, and powder rooms all deserve to be as thoughtfully decorated as your home's living spaces. We found three bloggers with DIY bath remodeling stories to inspire your own makeovers.

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Most Popular Makeovers

You voted. We listened. We've gathered your most-loved kitchen and bath makeovers from Facebook and Pinterest for some serious before-and-after inspiration.

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Stunning Walk-In Showers

Find design inspiration in 15 walk-in showers that beautifully stretch a small bathroom's footprint, increase its functionality, and amplify its good looks.

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3 Basic Bathroom Layouts

Explore remodeling one-, two-, and three-wall bathroom layouts.

When placing fixtures in your bathroom layout, think about how they're used and in what order. The sink, for example, should be positioned closest to the door, because it's the last stop in most bathroom routines. Having to squeeze by other fixtures on your way in and out the door can be inconvenient. The toilet, tub, and/or shower can be farther from the door and enclosed in separate compartments for greater privacy, if you wish.

How many "wet walls," or walls that contain plumbing pipes, will there be in your bathroom? The fewer wet walls you have, the less costly your plumbing bill will be.

One-Wall Layout

One-wall designs are the simplest and require the fewest plumbing fittings. That makes them the most inexpensive. Keep in mind, however, that design possibilities are limited with a one-wall layout, and floor space may not be used efficiently.

Two-Wall Layout

A design with plumbing in two walls offers more floor area and storage space around the sink. In a smaller bathroom, especially, it may be worth the extra cost.

Three-Wall Layout

These designs offer the greatest flexibility, but they require more complex and expensive plumbing, as well as more floor space.

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