As years pass by, the way people see the bathroom has gradually changed from being a functional room to a combination of aesthetics and purpose.
And as a result, many a person has exerted extra effort in upgrading and ornamenting his/her bath sanctuary using the current trends today.
They believe that the bathroom is not only for maintaining one’s hygiene good, but it could also be a personal space for relaxation especially after waking up from your bed. However, a bathroom upgrade is not as easy as choosing the right pillow for your bed.
If you are planning to renovate your home bathroom today but have not decided on the overall design and materials to buy, below are few stylish trends this 2021 to integrate with your newly renovated bathroom.
The beginning of 21st century introduced billions of people all around the globe to more advanced and progressive technology. And since then, Japan is the leading country when it comes to using bathrooms and toilets with smart equipment and vanities.
For 2021, high-tech toilets and bidets are on the trend. Such equipment includes an electronic bidet seat which can warm itself depending on what wants the person is sitting on it, lid openers that are automatic or have soft close feature, etc.
Another thing that will surely hit the top toilet vanity this 2021 is a music player which turns on when the toilet lid is open and automatically shuts off when the cover is not accessible. This smart feature is preferable for people who like music or is an alternative entertainment for those who do not take books or smartphones with them.
2021 trends won’t just focus on the toilet only; it is about the whole bathroom too. Trends such as automatic and smart showerheads that look like rainfall can provide you the kind of warmth you desire and automatically turns on music that will keep you entertained during your shower time.
Add Something Green
Eco-friendly materials are the most sought vanities since the ongoing trend of a greener lifestyle, and it is until now.
Some plants and herbs thrive in a small interior such as the bathroom. If you have not tried it yet, consider purchasing a potted plant since it is one of the most affordable upgrades you can do in your bath space. It not only adds to the overall aesthetic of the room, but it also naturally cleanses and deodorizes the air around it.
Turn Minimalist with Your Bathroom This 2021
The time has gone when the glamorous and humongous traditional bathroom is what people want. Today, a lot of folks are considering the comfort and beneficial effects of small spaces, especially now that tiny homes can be as good as the traditional ones.
Designing small spaces, however, is not an easy job. So to achieve the minimalist style without looking cramped, every inch should be put to good use.
The number one way to make your small space appear open is to use the wall instead of the floors. How? Ditch your cabinetry and replace it with shelves on the wall. It will save you floor space, and for some savvy homeowners, it can also be a part of the entire interior design.
Additionally, instead of using built-in tubs that consume a significant amount of space, consider opting for freestanding bathtubs.
And to complete the aesthetic, use a neutral and soft shade of paint for the wall to efficiently reflect the light going through the room.
Use Bigger and Unique Tiles
2021 is for bigger and bolder designs. Although the subway tile is still on-trend, unique and more daring styles of floor covering are emerging as the new trend this year.
A lot of folks look for a floor cover that is easy to clean. And to lessen the grout that needs to be clean, people opt for bigger floor tiles. Moreover, bolder designs are going to be on-trend too. So expect innovative styles and shapes such as diamond, arabesque, hexagon, chevron patterns, and morocco fish scales.
Integrating Lightings In Your Vanity Area
Nowadays, aside from diamonds, lighting is women’s best friend. Usually, a bathroom has one light only to illuminate the whole room including the vanity area. And traditionally, the vanity area includes a counter-top, faucets, cabinets for storage, and mirrors.
However, one lighting is not enough anymore, especially for women who love to apply makeup. So as a solution for selfie-ready face, folks tried integrating pendant lighting above the counter-top or wall lightings such as sconces around the mirror.
Although wall lightings are preferable, you can use any light as long as it provides the functionality you need for your vanity space.
Using Matt Finishes
Matt types of texture have been a trend in beauty products. But matt finishes can also be incorporated into anyone’s bathroom.
Although a glossy lacquer finish is still good because of its ability to reflect light efficiently, the matt is making a name in giving new accent, especially in vast spaces.
If you are considering a matt finish for your wall, try muted colors like grey or grey-blue. Matt also is a practical covering for the wall since it will get fewer finger marks to wipe clean.
Paint Your Bathroom Walls Shades of Blue
For some reason, entering the year of 2021 has made ‘indigo blue the new black’ according to Rich Store, the head design of Utopia Bathrooms.
Shades of blue, especially indigo and navy blue, can provide your bathroom the calming sensation the sea gives. To enhance your whole bathroom aesthetic, incorporate it with neutral tones, or hints of bright turquoise to come up with a classy combination of colors.
If you like to play with what shade of blue you want for your wall, you can use a paint calculator to help you in determining which is best.
Whether it is the charm of minimalist yet sleek style or the glamorous hotel-like design, people try to create their ideas that embody the concept of beauty and function. And with the help of current toilet trends this 2021 incorporating it to upgrade your bathroom’s appearance is best to help you in making it look modernized.