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Stylish Caribbean-Inspired Bath

A bathroom is transformed from sterile to stylish with a few inspired colors.

The cool azure on the walls recedes, making the room feel a little larger. A dark purple sand color for the countertop stays on the cool side of the color wheel but adds a contrast to the soft blue walls. A new brushed-metal faucet replaces chrome for a modern touch that won't show water marks and fingerprints. Moving to the warm side of the color wheel, the yellow-orange tone of starfish graces the floor; the mottled floating ceramic tile with wood backing is laid directly on top of the existing tile. Dark-stained oak cabinets replace the stark white, and a custom-made shower curtain and stylish accessories in Caribbean colors complete the relaxing spa bath retreat.

Did You Know? Only high-quality paints are mildew-resistant, which is important for bathrooms.

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