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Folding Bench Seat for a Shower

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Shower seats are very practical for many reasons in bathroom remodels. Free standing shower seats are liable to topple over, however, wall supported shower benches come with a hinged support bracket, so they can be folded up and out of the way when not in use. While they are commonly installed for elderly people or people with mobility issues, many find that it is useful when exhausted. Women also frequently use it for support while shaving their legs. Continue reading

Bathroom Remodeling with a Kid’s Theme

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Bathroom Remodeling with a Kid's Theme Kid themed bathroom remodeling - Design Build Planners One thing we mention a lot in our blogs is pet friendly remodeling. However, another thing that must be considering when undertaking a remodeling project... kid friendly remodeling! Obviously safety for all parties is of the utmost importance of any remodeling project, but why not go with a remodeling project that has a kid's theme? So people are turned off by undertaking a remodeling project that has a kid's theme. However, it must be noted that it isn't hard to make changes to the design when the child outgrows it. In the meantime, remodeling with a kid's theme provides many benefits. Continue reading

Tub to Shower Conversion

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How to Plan a Tub to Shower Conversion tub to shower conversion ~ Design Build PlannersThe tub to shower conversion is quickly becoming one of the most popular remodeling projects throughout America. More and more people prefer a tub-less bathroom (in the past 5 years or so, the number of people who prefer shower-only bathrooms has increased by almost 50%, and now they represent the majority of the population). On the other hand, real estate agents are slower to catch up with the times, and they still insist that a house without a tub has a lower market value. As such, most houses that are sold have a tub in the bathroom, and the first thing the new owners do is covert it quickly to a shower. Continue reading

River Rock Pebbles for Your Shower

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River Rock Pebbles for Your Shower river rock pebble shower floor ~ Design Build Planners (1)If your browse the Internet for just a few minutes, you can find some absolutely stunning bathroom designs that use river rock pebbles. They’re a great way to emphasize the connection to nature, they can be used in connection with rustic, as well as modern designs, and they’re soft and friendly on the feet. So, when redesigning your bathroom, you could do no better than using river rock pebbles for your shower. You can use the same tiles on the walls too, or at least on one of them. Before you get carried away, take a few moments to think and picture the room – since this will typically be a rather small space, adding too many shapes and colors may turn out to be just too much, and you’ll be better off with simpler walls in a solid color. Continue reading

Heat Lamp for Bathroom Remodeling

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Heat Lamp for Bathroom Remodeling Heat Lamp for Your Bathroom-Design Build PlannersEveryone knows how daunting getting into and out of the shower can be in the cold winter months when you feel like your hair is going to freeze into icicles if you do not immediately dry it. A great way to get around this and start the morning off feeling relaxed, warm, and at ease is by installing heat lamps in your bathroom. A bathroom heat lamp is an excellent idea if you are doing a remodel, or even if you are just making a few small changes. Not only will it help you and your family be more comfortable, if will raise the value of your house, as it is one of those little luxuries that makes a huge difference in daily life. Continue reading

What to Know About Body Sprays for a Shower

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bathroom shower body sprays ~ Design Build PlannersWhat to Know About Body Sprays for a Shower Remodeling your bathroom can be fun and can make a great difference in your home. There are plenty of things you can do in your bathroom, but your bathroom shouldn't just be beautiful. It should be convenient as well. One of the best things you can do for your bathroom remodeling project is to get a bathroom body spray nozzle for your shower. They are easy to install and can make showering a far more pleasurable experience. Continue reading

Custom Shower Options for a Bathroom Remodel

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Custom Shower Options for a Bathroom Remodel (1)-Design Build PlannersThere comes a time when you decide that it is finally time to remodel your bathroom. You can find showers in a variety of different shapes and sizes, and it is possible that you can outfit them with some amazing features such as bench seats, body sprays, rain heads, steam shower, shower niches and so many more luxurious showers options. You have an unlimited number of choices when looking at custom shower options for bathroom remodeling.   Continue reading

Glass Shower Door Options

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Glass Shower Door Options-Design Build PlannersGlass Shower Door Options     When renovating your bathroom, there are hundreds of options to consider and decisions to make: What materials? Which color palette? Tub or shower? If you do choose to install a shower in your new bathroom, that too will bring a slew of new choices to wade through. One of the most crucial questions is what kind of door you'd like to use for getting into and out of your shower. There are a number of options, all of which have their own benefits and drawbacks. Continue reading

Bench or Shower Seat

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Bench seat in shower - Design Build PlannersBench Seat for Your Shower Just as the dining room may appear incomplete when it is not equipped with the dining tables and chairs, a shower area simply looks more aesthetic with a full range of accessories. Some of these accessories that are very critical for proper functionality of the shower room are the shower seat or bench seat for the shower. Continue reading

Master Bathroom Becomes Bigger and Better

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This Somerset County, New Jersey project request was to remodel the master bathroom that had not been used in years because of the small size and awful condition. The homeowners required a larger shower, grab bars and more overall space. To achieve this, an adjacent closet space was included making the bathroom 32% larger. Continue reading