Remodeling Inspiration: Award-Winning Bathroom Designs

Remodeling Inspiration: Award-Winning Bathroom Designs

November 01, 2011

After spending so much time discussing kitchen renovations, it's time to move to the other most popular room to remodel . . . the bathroom! According to the Remodeling 2010–11 Cost vs. Value Report ( national average of the cost recouped from a bathroom remodel was 70%. This high return on investment makes bathrooms one of the top rooms to renovate to increase the value of a home.

Stayed tuned to our blog for future posts on the different steps and decisions required in a bathroom renovation. But first, for a little inspiration, here are a few award-winning bathroom designs from the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) as well as the natural stones that were used to achieve their luxurious looks.

This stunning spa-like bathroom was designed by Holly Rickert of Ulrich, Inc. and features black slate vanity tops.

Designed by Scott Gjesdahl of Bristol Design & Construction this elegant, earthy bathroom has honed granite vanity tops and a beautiful stone tile shower. 

Like a five-star European resort, this bathroom was designed by Cheryl Hamilton-Gray to be extravagant with its travertine tile flooring and Quartzite vanity tops. 

Photo Credit:
1.) By Peter Rymwid Architectural Photographer via NKBA
2.) By Roger Turk - Northlight Photography via NKBA
3.) By Scott McKay via NKBA

Remodeling Cost vs Value Report 2010-11 by Remodeling Magazine


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