Going Beyond The Traditional Vanity Cabinet: Smarter Storage For A Small Bathroom

Most bathroom vanity cabinets are just that: cabinets designed more or less the same as kitchen cabinet boxes, with a lot of wide open space and maybe a shelf or two if you’re lucky. But when a vanity is all the storage you have in a small bathroom, you want something with a little more […]

Six Clever Ways To Sneak A Little Extra Storage Into Small Bathroom Vanities

No one likes a small bathroom, but plenty of us are stuck with one – whether it’s a highly-trafficked powder room, a shared second bath, or even a master bath that just isn’t quite up to snuff. But these days it’s easier than ever to whip a small space into shape. More and more, small […]

Small Bathroom Solutions: How A Few Small Changes (And The Right Bathroom Vanity) Can Make All The Difference

I’ve become something of an expert in surviving small bathrooms. I’ve lived in places with bathrooms that range from cozy to outright tight, makeshift to fully remodeled. Let me tell you: in retrospect, it’s easy to see that there are a few things that can really make or break a small bathroom when it comes […]

Small Bathroom Solutions: European Style Bathroom Vanities From Iotti

European homes are much smaller than your average American one – their cities are, typically, more densely populated, with compact buildings and not a whole lot of sprawl. And that’s made European designers very, very good at making the most of small spaces. So if you happen to have an uncomfortably small bathroom and aren’t […]

Storage Smart Traditional Vanities For A Small Bathroom

It can be really difficult to pull off a traditional look in a small bathroom. By design, most traditional and antique style bathroom vanities are big and grand, and all too often scaled-down versions of traditional designs lack the smart, well-organized storage that you need in a small bathroom. That said, some manufacturers are starting […]

Choosing The Perfect Wall Mounted Bathroom Vanity For A Small Bathroom

Most wall mounted bathroom vanities share a similar aesthetic: they’re simple and square with smooth straight lines and not a lot of embellishments. The similarities between designs become more pronounced the smaller the vanities get, especially once you get down to the 30″ and under range. But the smaller the vanity, the more important subtle […]

A Quick Guide To More Innovative, Effective Bathroom Storage

When you talk about small bathroom storage, often the conversation starts and ends with choosing a really great bathroom vanity. But while a bathroom vanity will occupy most of the real estate in a small bathroom, they aren’t the be-all end-all of storage, even in the smallest bathrooms. Today, I want to revisit a few […]

Five Bathroom Vanity Brands That Cater To Small Bathrooms

I’ve talked a lot on this blog about what to look for to get the most out of a small bathroom vanity, from storage options to different sizes and configurations and even different installations. But it occurs to me that knowing what to look for is only half the battle; it also helps to know […]

Petite Open Shelf Bathroom Vanities For A Small Bathroom

Open shelf bathroom vanities are hugely trendy in bathroom design right now. Generally this style is associated with large double vanities – big two-sink fixtures destined for a roomy master bathroom. But if you’re stuck with a smaller bathroom, you aren’t entirely out of luck. In fact, some of the very smallest vanities out there […]

Making The Most Of Your Bathroom Mirror – Beyond The Medicine Cabinet

Bathroom mirrors are highly underrated and, even worse, they’re horribly underutilized. Now, I know that sounds a little silly to say – after all, what bathroom doesn’t have a mirror in it? But bathroom mirrors are almost always just that: only a mirror. Often a mirror can take up most of one wall, and if […]