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Master Bathroom, Master Bathroom, Bathrooms Design
DIY 1960's main bath transformation - goodbye, old - hello, "wow"!, This is the main bathroom in our 1960s built home.  We love how it went from old and dated to "wow" for around $900, Bathrooms Design
Small NY Bathrooms, Small 7 X 8 and, Bathrooms Design
Master Bathroom, New modern master bathroom., Bathrooms Design
Classic meets coastal, Bathroom makeover. Travertine doorless entry shower. Granite counter tops and porcelain tile made to look like distressed hardwood. Espresso soft close drawers., Bathrooms Design
Moroccan Accent Bath, The highlight of this bathroom are the two antique Moroccan doors that were affixed to a new custom cabinet. The doors were mounted with loose pin finial hinges. The backsplash consists of gray tile that extends to the back wall and contrasts well with the brighter accent hues of the Moroccan doors.

In this project it was important for the finish of the hardware to contrast well with the antique mirror. The hardware is clean, geometric, contemporary; the mirror frame ornate and looks like it came from another era entirely.

When demo-ing for the project it was discovered that the existing second story was inadequately framed in a previous remodel. In order to support the addition we had to put in new floor trusses to support the existing framing. We also had to add new laminated veneer lumber to support the roof framing. 

In order to install the new trusses we had to remove the interior subfloor to expose the framing. We then cut a 14ft hole through the front exterior roof (under the dormer) to expose existing ceiling joists so that we could install new TJI’s to support the load of the second floor framing. They were then sistered to the existing joists, which enabled us to take out the sag in the downstairs ceiling. We also had to redo all the upstairs plumbing because of the new design. All the new drains had to run perpendicular to the joists by drilling passages through the joists so they met the main drain. The result is a beautiful bathroom set in blues with very effective visual counterpoints that are also essential to the proper function of the room. 

Photos by Tommy Kile, Bathrooms Design

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