powered by
Discussions
Photos
Products
Ideabooks
Discussions
Professionals
Users
Is my bathroom plain?
rayess
November 16, 2012
I chose gloss black tile for the floor and up one wall.
All other walls are white.

Impala Black ( tile not granite but similar )

Any ideas to make it WOW?
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
PRO
AllThingsTile.com
Nice looking tile. I'm assuming that the finish is polished. It really depends on placement and lighting. You do not want to see glares coming off of the wall and floor. What look and feel are you trying to achieve?
    Bookmark   November 16, 2012 at 10:10PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
rayess
I want to achieve this sort of look. a Wow Factor if you look at the tile in the photo it is a mosaic which adds so much interest.

do you think hanging a framed mosaic would be nice?Continuum

bathroom
    Bookmark   November 16, 2012 at 10:55PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
joaniek
Looks like the lighting is key to giving you that "wow" factor since that's the thing that really pops in this room.
    Bookmark   November 16, 2012 at 10:59PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
charleee
If you want to get away from an all black and white scheme, you can add accessories and towels to give it the wow factor. Red would be an obvious choice but turquoise works well too. I agree with joaniek lighting will be key. Do you have any pictures of your bathroom for us to work with?
    Bookmark   November 17, 2012 at 3:05AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
PRO
Dytecture
Not sure what color / material is the vanity, but a black and white bathroom scheme could be quite dramatic and simple.


    Bookmark   November 17, 2012 at 6:17AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
rayess
Hi Dytecture, The vanity is polyurethane white with white stone top. The pic you have attached is fab. I was trying to make it dramatic but as you can see in your pic the wall is textured ie a feature wall ...... which gives it that lift.
    Bookmark   November 17, 2012 at 2:45PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
PRO
Dytecture
A Mosaic art wall may be too permanent and personal especially when it's time to sell.
1 Like    Bookmark   November 17, 2012 at 3:38PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
archer28
To make it "wow" add a bright shower rug. A bright yellow or blue will give it that " wow" factor.
1 Like    Bookmark   November 17, 2012 at 4:03PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
rayess
Hi Dytecture, What I meant was a mosaic frame as in the pic.

    Bookmark   November 17, 2012 at 7:06PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
PRO
Carolyn Albert-Kincl, ASID
I would not add another color to your black and white mix. Silver, yes, fabulous lighting, yes...well perhaps a single pink rose!
1 Like    Bookmark   November 17, 2012 at 7:16PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
rayess
Hi Carolyn, The bathroom pic you have attached looks amazing. I looked closer n the white wall is textured tile? Yes I think Silver would make it look fantastic. Will start looking for silver lights to make it Wow
1 Like    Bookmark   November 17, 2012 at 7:53PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
PRO
Carolyn Albert-Kincl, ASID
Silver can also be in chrome faucets and accessories, and in mirrors, and light fixtures.
    Bookmark   November 17, 2012 at 8:11PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
rayess
Thanks Carolyn Really appreciate the idea and the attached photo.
    Bookmark   November 18, 2012 at 2:47AM
Sign Up to comment
Related Discussions
Room doors- bead board or plain
Building a house and our decor style is contemporary/transitional...
tgalely
MY LAUNRY ROOM IT PLAIN PLIAN PLAIN AND NEEDS TO BE UPDATED!!!!!!!!!!
HELP HELP HELP ! MY LAUNDRY ROOM IS ALSO ONE OF THE...
hotdolly1414
Need help with PLAIN fireplace ....
We have an fireplace that needs a LOT of love ... right...
ddelar
Plain tempered glass shower doors are boring
Hi everyone! My mother is redoing her guest bath (pics...
creakyfloors
Plain bathroom needs a modern kick
So I don't want to replace sink or toilet, so with...
Amber Barratt
More Discussions
Window treatment suggestions?
Hi Houzzers, should mention the eating area will be...
Melissa Felber
Curtains and roman shades for gold bedroom
I wish to place full beige/gold curtains at each window...
kslouca home owner
Need more decorating help in living room
I've posted about this room in the past but... This...
wallizgrl
Patio upgrade
I am in the design stages of our backyard patio and...
lizahare
If I paint my kitchen cabinets, will I have to paint other woodwork?
I'd really love to paint my kitchen cabinets cream/white....
Deborah Raney
The content on this page is provided by Houzz and is subject to the Houzz terms of use, copyright and privacy policy.
Copyright claims: contact the Houzz designated agent.