Updating Your Bathroom: Fresh and New

Is your bathroom looking a little worn out lately? Here are easy updates for any bathroom.

This is a Bathroom that has so many of in Awe all over Social Media. It is from the: Architecture/Design/Construction: The Fox Group

There’s nothing quite as fresh and luxurious feeling as a new bathroom. Over time, this feeling can dull as the bathroom shows the signs of daily use, wear and tear, and maybe even start to feel a little out of date. Here, we’re going to look at what you can do to help refresh your bathroom and ensure that it meets all of your needs.

Give It a Good Cleaning

The first place you should start is by ensuring that your bathroom is sparkling clean. Thoroughly clean all surfaces, including tiles, grout, fixtures, and mirrors, to remove dirt and grime and give the bathroom a fresh appearance. Make sure that you clean from top to bottom as you work through it, as you don’t want to miss any dirt you might dislodge from higher spaces. You could use an easy to follow Digital Cleaning Planner on Etsy. This will insure you get all the areas so that you can start with a clean slate.

Summer Cleaning Planner

Bring In Some Light

Don’t underestimate the difference that can be made in the bathroom with a little additional light. You can upgrade your lighting by installing new light fixtures or adding additional lighting to enhance visibility and create a more inviting atmosphere. However, adding mirrors can help light bounce around the room even more, and make it feel spacious. You can get much the same effect by switching out things like shower curtains for textured glass that still offers privacy but is much more translucent.

Take Care of the Details

If you’re looking to give your bathroom something of a style refresh, but not yet committed to wholly transforming it, then you should start with all of the little details. Replace outdated faucets, shower heads, and cabinet hardware with modern, stylish options for an instant facelift. You might also want to apply a fresh coat of paint in a light, neutral color to brighten the space and create a clean, modern look.

Paint color

Consider a Whole Remodel

Of course, you can go a lot deeper than just an aesthetic change to the bathroom. You can incorporate new storage options, such as shelves, cabinets, or baskets, to reduce clutter and keep the space organized. Or with the help of teams like New Bath Technologies, you can truly transform your bathroom into a whole new space. New baths, shower units, conversion, and the like can ensure that your bathroom truly meets all of your needs, not just your visual style.

Refresh Your Senses

Of course, you can make your bathroom appeal to the senses beyond your vision alone. The scent of a space can do a lot to enhance it, and there are few spaces in the home where this is more important. I found this really cool company, Upside Goods Cothey carry the most amazing Candles, Reed diffusers and so much more, I love them all. I especially like their motto, “CANDLES + GOODS SUPPORTING MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS.”  With products like reed diffusers from, you can ensure that your bathroom steeps all of your senses when you step into it, making it feel like a space that is much better acclimated to your needs.

How much you want that “like-new” feeling and what you’re willing to do for it will depend largely on your budget, so be sure to keep your expectations reasonable based on how much you’re willing to spend.


Giving your bathroom that “like-new” feeling is easier than you might have thought. Just a little “elbow grease” and once it is cleaned adding extra lighting to brighten up the space. Affordable updates like replacing outdated faucets, shower heads, and cabinet hardware for an instant facelift. A fresh coat of light, neutral paint can do wonders. A great finishing touch aromatherapy candles or reed diffusers. If your Budget allows you can always consider a full Remodel and Update. Remember, it’s all about making changes that fit within your budget and bring joy to your daily routine.

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