Edison Project: After

Remember that outdated bathroom I shared a few weeks ago?! Well, this week I finally took the after pictures and I am so happy with the way it turned out! The width between the tub and the vanity wall is just over 3′ wide so we needed to find a vanity that was very shallow, but also provided adequate counter space. I love this vanity for so many reasons! The wood makes the space feel warmer, and the belly basin sink top allows for a larger wash space while keeping the vanity depth to a minimum. I also love the open furniture-style vanity that makes the room appear larger than it is. We kept the finishes neutral to modernize the space, but also to keep a classic look for future resale.

Such a huge difference from the “before” photos, right? Now the only pink that is allowed in this space is the colorful Spring inspired flower arrangement!

Edison NJ Bathroom Design AFTER

Edison NJ Bathroom Design AFTER

Edison NJ Bathroom Design AFTER

Edison NJ Bathroom Design AFTER

Edison NJ Bathroom Design AFTER

Edison NJ Bathroom Design BEFORE and AFTER

Bathroom Remodel Project

Over the past few weeks I’ve been helping my friends’ mother design her outdated bathroom. After seeing this bathroom with pink tiles (very similar to the bathroom in the house where I grew up!) I couldn’t wait to get my hands on it! The design goal was to update it with modern, durable finishes at a modest price point. This is the main bathroom primarily used by three young, active children so I knew everything needed to withstand the test of time. Having nephews (and a sweet baby niece) I know how easily children can destruct something you thought could never break. The shower tiles are classic white subway tiles that will never look dated, and the flooring we installed is a beautiful linen porcelain tile similar to this. Choosing beautiful materials is the easy part! The biggest challenge was finding a quality vanity that was about 14″ deep with enough counter space. The space is very, very narrow and I needed something to free up floor space to make the bathroom visually appear larger. The toilet location is staying as is because if we flipped it your knees would hit the tub when you sat down. Not the most comfortable seat!

Below are some cell phone progress shots so I apologize if they’re blurry. Once the project is completed I’ll take some proper after shots!


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AFTER DEMO / AFTER NEW SHEETROCK INSTALLED: (What a HUGE difference already, don’t you think!?)




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Phew! I am so excited to see the final result. Now if only my parents would let me remodel their bathroom already…. :)

modern bathroom

modern bathrooms

If you follow me on Pinterest, you may notice that I’ve been bathroom obsessed lately! I’ve been designing quite a few lately and have had bathrooms on the brain! With each new project, I start a mental file of what I need for my personal dream bathroom: Natural materials, warm wood tones, and deep soaking tubs leave me needing a long, cold shower! :)

modern mosaic bathroom

modern bathroom

modern bathroom marble counter vessel sinks

modern bathroom glass shower stall

modern marble bathroom

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