The bathroom must be safe and functional but there is no reason it can’t be attractive too – bath and shower faucets can be quite stylish, unique light fixtures can add another dimension and textiles offer lots of flexibility to transform the look of a room in minutes. Practicality is important too – vanity and bathroom mirrors with magnifying features are very useful for grooming; a fogless shower mirror makes it easy to shave in the shower. Spring cleaning is a great opportunity to update the look of a mundane bathroom and enjoy some modern amenities in the process.
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Clean up your bathroom from useless things
Begin by giving the bathroom a thorough cleaning – sort through the items you no longer need and donate what you can; toiletries can be given to homeless shelters and old towels and bath mats can go to animal shelters for bedding. Take the time to clean the light fixtures and replace any missing or burned out light bulbs with new ones at the highest wattage recommend for the fixture. This is a good time to switch over to the energy-efficient CFL or LED bulbs if you have not already done so.
Read experts’ advice
Experts recommend replacing the shower curtain and liner on a regular basis to reduce the potential for mold and mildew. This is a good time to also upgrade your shower curtain hooks or rings with top quality models designed to slide easily on the shower curtain rod; this will help to prolong the useful life of the shower curtain and liner. A curved shower curtain rod adds extra elbow room in the shower and it can be mounted into the existing wall brackets.