Bathroom Makeover: From Tacky To Terrific

Take a look at how our experts take this space from mismatched to modern.

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Hide CaptionShow CaptionA closer look at the new tub, toilet, chair rail and accessories.
Products from Afina:

Basix bathroom cabinet--wood-framed door (recessed framed mirror)

Products from Bath Unlimited:

Signature Bathware Series large corner caddy, B9791, and soap dish, B9789, for shower

Products from Broan NuTone:

742 decorative glass exhaust fans with light, BR-742SN

Products from Bed Bath & Beyond:

Yankee Candle Home Vanilla Sandalwood, 15.8-oz. jar
Lenox Wedding Promises Opal Innocence medium clock
brushed pewter cotton swab jar
satin nickel aromatherapy bathtub caddy
Silky Soft ladies bathrobe, by Nicole Miller
Conair Body Benefits thermal spa bath mat
Conair Majestic Pedestal 1X/7X brushed nickel vanity mirror
Rainier towels, 100-percent cotton
Rainier bath ensemble by Croscill (includes wastebasket, tissue holder, soap dish, tumbler, lotion dispenser, toothbrush holder, jar and cup dispenser)
Luxespa Allure Towels, 100-percent Turkish cotton
Luxespa Allure 100-percent Turkish cotton tub mat
Grand Cayman tailored valance
Grand Cayman 84" panel pair
Provence 28" to 48" drapery rod and hold backs
Espresso double mat 5" x 7" frame

Benjamin Moore paint colors used:

trim paint and bottom-half wall paint, Snow White, 2122-70
wall paint in 12" stripe pattern, Greenmount Silk, 1B (HC-3)
ceiling paint
wall paint in 12" stripe pattern, White Rain, 1B (708)

Products from Burton Mouldings:

medium-density fiber board chair rail, A133

Products from Crossville:

Roasted Marshmallow bullnose tile for shower (4 x 12), A1102
Color Blox: Roasted Marshmallow (12 x 12) floor tile, A1102
Color Blox: Roasted Marshmallow (18 x 18) shower walls and mix with floor tile, A1102
K450 wings border for shower tile accent
Milestone Mosaics, AV90 Cliffside

Products from

Classic Wessex claw-foot tub with white feet (without faucet holes)

Products from Home Decorators:

Magnolia Grandiflora by Tara Bloomquist (art)
Camelia Japonica by Tara Bloomquist (art)
porcelain handpainted wooden switchplate

Products from Kohler:

P-trap for sink, K-9018
Iron/Impressions 31" cast-iron integrated top and basin with 8" centers, K-3051-8
30" Thistledown vanity, K-2454
wall-mount adapter kit, K-101
Purist frameless pivot shower door, K-702012-L
Iron Works Historic toilet, K-3463
angle supply for toilet, K-7637
High-Flow Rite-Temp shower valve, K-306-KS
Antique ceramic dial plate for shower-valve trim, K-146
IV Georges Brass items:
Rite-Temp pressure-balancing shower trim, K-T6809-3D-SN
bath faucet, K-6905-4
widespread lavatory faucet, K-6811-3
18" towel bar, K-6816
soap dish, K-6820
robe hook, K-6821
horizontal toilet-tissue holder, K-6828
accent kit, K-6793
tumbler and toothbrush holder, K-6819-GD
towel ring in polished or brushed finishes, K-6817

Products from Light Gallery:

recessed light in shower
Seagull Lighting Manor House three-light wall sconce sides of mirror, 4000-55

Products from Mr. Steam

pivoting wall towel warmer, W510: 18 x 21 x 5", electric heated

Products from Pinecroft Wood Corp.:

725 Series 24" x 80-1/2" prefinished White Classic French glass bi-fold door

Products from Schulte:

ventilated wire closet storage system for linen closet with pullout laundry basket