The most efficient floor plan for a small bath lines up the sink, toilet, and tub along one wall, but if you dispense with the tub in favor of a shower, you can gain some elbow room without sacrificing function.
Removing a privacy wall between the toilet and vanity visually opened up this 7-1/2x11-foot bathroom and made room for a larger vanity. Replacing the standard tub/shower unit with a new tiled shower enclosure also increased the sense of space.
Opposite the vanity, louvered bypass sliding doors hide spacious storage cabinets.
Continued on page 13: His and Her Baths