By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine
Bathroom styles are shifting to contemporary, spa-like styles that are accessible and easy to maintain, according to the latest trend report from the National Kitchen & Bath Association, which surveyed 420 designers to find the top bathroom trends this year. (Also, see last week’s post: 7 Trends Spicing Up Kitchen Designs)
“Spa bathrooms and Zen-like retreats are definitely desired aspects of today’s bathrooms, driving a more contemporary aesthetic,” says John Petrie, the 2014 NKBA president.
Simple styles, with an emphasis on clean lines and functionality, are in high demand, adds designer Maria Stapperfenne of Tewksbury Kitchen & Bath in Whitehouse Station, N.J. continue reading