COMMUNITY FORUM

wavehound

05:46AM | 04/02/04
Member Since: 04/01/04
1 lifetime posts
Bvdecor
I recently purchased my first home and I am realizing how many tasks I have to complete. One task perplexes me. The home was built in 1900 so it has some "character" to say the least. The problem is the bathroom. Note I said "the" bathroom. There is only one, in a 2000 sq.ft., three bedroom, duplex. The problem is that it is small, like microscopic. Well anyway there is a vanity, a toilet and a shower stall that has been boxed in b/c the window in the bathroom would not allow clearance to put the stall in the corner. So now I need to somehow open this up. I was thinking about a hexagonal shower stall or arched sliding door corner stall, but once again the stall will not clear the bathroom window. Here is the basic shape.

111111111111111111111111111111

D 1 1 1

O 1 STALL 1 OPEN 1

O 1 1 W

R 1 1 I

1 1 1 N

1 D

1 11111111111111 11 1

1 1 1 1 1 1

1 1 SINK 1 1 1 1

1111111111111111111111111

So I was considering using one wall and facing the door to the window, this will make more room, but it will not solve the problem of opening up the bathroom. The only other option which I would like to do in the future is expand the bathroom out from the terminal hallway and into the part of the adjacent room. Any suggestions would help.
Click_to_reply_button
Inspiration_banner

INSPIRATION GALLERY



Post a reply as Anonymous

Photo must be in JPG, GIF or PNG format and less than 5MB.

Reply_choose_button

captcha
type the code from the image

Anonymous

Post_new_button or Login_button
Register

Few projects are more fun than upcycling a vintage piece in a surprising way. Outfitted with a sink and a delicately tiled... Built on a rocky island in the Drina River, near the town of Bajina Basta, Serbia, this wooden house was cobbled together ... Large steel-framed windows flood the interior of this remodeled Michigan barn with daylight. The owners hired Northworks A... Edging formed with upside-down wine bottles is a refreshing change. Cleverly and artistically involving recycled materials... A Washington State couple called on BC&J Architects to transform their 400-square-foot boathouse into a hub for family bea... Similar to the elevated utensil concept, hanging your pots and pans from a ceiling-mounted rack keeps them nearby and easy... For windows, doors, and mirrors that could use a little definition, the Naples Etched Glass Border adds a decorative flora... The thyme growing between these stepping stones adds a heady fragrance to strolls along this lush, low-maintenance garden ... Decoupage is an easy way to add any paper design to your switch plate, whether it is wallpaper, scrapbook paper, book page... Twine lanterns add pops of crafty—but sophisticated—flair to any outdoor setting. Wrap glue-soaked twine around a balloon ... When securely fastened to a tree or the ceiling of a porch, a pallet and some cushioning make the ideal place to lounge. V... Reluctant to throw away any of those unidentified keys in your junk drawer? Hang them from a few chains attached to a simp... A stripped-down model, sans screened porch, starts out at $79,000. Add the porch, a heated floor for the bath, and all the... Salvaged boards in varying widths and colors make up the dramatic accent wall in this attic space. The high-gloss white of... This garden shed has been decked out to the nines. Designer Orla Kiely created the intimate home for a flower trade show, ...
Follow_banner_a
Newsletter_icon Google_plus Facebook Twitter Pinterest Youtube Rss_icon
 
webapp1