Bathroom Makeover: From Rickety to Contemporary

A cool couple enlists help breathing new life into their outdated bathroom.

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Hide CaptionShow CaptionA nice burgundy shade is a better complement to the neutral tones of the restroom next door.
The one-of-a-kind sink/vanity combination and new faucet are a perfect solution for the space. Carpenter Steven Whittle and homeowner James fashioned fixtures out of guitar necks (top left), and the ladies installed a new closet system (behind door at right). The sleek black Bose Acoustic Wave sound system on a wire rack below the countertop completes the rocked-out edge.

Products from Afina:

Basix Polished Edge medicine cabinet, SD-2430-R-BSX
mirrored sides, MSK-BSX-2430
rectangular framed one-inch bevel wall mirror/brass gear-style tilt mounting brackets and trim, RM-826-SN

Products from Bed Bath & Beyond:

Supima Classic bath and hand towels, washcloths
Sensation bath rug 21" x 34"
Ulti-Mat vinyl bath mat
Suite Col Orng B, H and W
satin nickel aromatherapy bathtub caddy
teak cross tub caddy
Kahuna toothbrush holder
Surfer's Dream toothbrush Holder
Jonathan Adler Beads terry bath and hand towels, washcloths
Wire Ware wastebasket, square tissue holder, soap dish, lotion dispenser, toothbrush holder, cotton ball jar
Sine Chrome toilet-tissue holder
Salter baby/toddler scale
Thinner glass and chrome digital scale
As-Seen-On-TV Turbie Twist hair towel (set of two)
Aqua Palm bath brush
Earth Therapeutics anti-stress microwavable neck pillow
Bed Buddy sinus pack
Bed Buddy warming footies with aromatherapy
chrome two-shelf stacker
pop-up hampers (set of two)
Twister Towel for Two Game towel
Rolling Stones tongue beach towel

Benjamin-Moore paint colors used:

EXT.RM Classic Burgundy, flat sheen
EXT.RM Classic Burgundy, eggshell
North Star, 288, flat sheen
North Star, 288, eggshell
Simply White, OC-17, flat sheen

Product from Bose:

Acoustic Wave music system

Products from Coastal Industries:

Paragon frameless 1/4" clear glass

Products from Dal Tile:

Veranda field tile for floor, porcelain, P501
Veranda bullnose tile, porcelain, P501-S-44K9M
Keystone select field tile, D181
Keystone select bullnose tile, S4339/D181

Products from Gibson Guitars:

guitar necks for the towel bars

Product from Kohler:

Villager tub, k-719

Products from Liberty Hardware:

Bath Unlimited/Signature Bathware
B9791 large shelf

Products from the Light Gallery:

Contrast recessed for shower, T2000-11IT2000M
Contrast recessed for room, S3450-12BR/IT3000M
Techlighting, Cosmo Sconce
Seagull deck lights and transformer, 9337-12

Products from Neo-Metro:

Single Ebb console, 9110-06-E3-LGT
Metropolis D-Basin, 8930-H1
Metro Urban toilet, 8950-3
Neo-Cover toilet seat, HS-CSF

Products from Schulte:

FreedomRail storage closet

Products from Show House by Moen:

Incl. temp pressure balancing valve, Solace S379
Solace two-handle single mount, Solace S4711
Solace 18" towel bar, YB9918
Solace 24" towel bar, YB9924
Solace paper holder, YB9908
Solace towel ring, YB9986
Solace robe hook, TB9903

Products from Tom Burns:

custom cabinets