The master bathroom is your own private escape. A place to pamper yourself, to preen. Maybe you are there to sit and think or shower and sing. We got you covered on the remodeling side, so that door doesn’t slam into the toilet.
If your would-be sanctuary is a major sore spot, you’re not alone. Bathrooms are second only to the kitchen on people’s wish lists of rooms to remodel, especially since the current economy-induced deferred maintenance has pushed so many past their 20 year lifespan. “At that age, bathrooms really start to get tired,” says Art Donnelly, president of Legacy Design Build in Mount Sinai, New York. “Leaky toilets, grimy grout, loose tiles—you name it, it’s probably an issue.”