If you are looking for a quick way to spruce up your bathrooms, try thinking of some shower curtain ideas. Shower curtains are an inexpensive way to change the atmosphere of your bathroom as it is the biggest and most visible bathroom accessory.

When choosing a new shower curtain, you need to make a big decision right from the start. Do you want your shower curtain to blend in with your bathroom colors or do you want it to stand out and make a statement all it's own? If you choose the more elegant option, your shower curtain will become the central focus of the bathroom.

Not all shower curtains are made of cheap plastic and you can get nice ones made out of polyester, cotton, or other washable materials. In some stores, you may even be able to get your shower curtain specially designed just for you. Ask your local home improvement store whether they provide this service or whether they know someone who does. This will take your bathroom shower curtains ideas to a whole new level.

Your shower curtains should match or go with your shower heads and faucets. Just like you should get bathroom showerheads that do not tarnish, your shower curtains should be kept clean so that they look their best. Many a nice shower curtain has the look of a old raggedy sheet after months of use and not being cleaned. If you are to keep your bathroom looking great, your shower curtains must be cleaned regularily.

Bathroom design ideas are a dime a dozen but they all have to work in the shower one way or another. If you spend the time to carefully plan your showers and walk in baths as well as the curtains to go well with the rest of the bathroom, you will be rewarded with a room that is a pleasure to use.


Bathroom faucets options have come a long way in recent years. When you go into a bathroom now, there is no telling what kind of faucet and faucet design you are going to find.

In many public bathrooms including hotels and restaurants, the faucets are automatic where you don't have to touch anything. This is great for handwashing hygiene and the water coming out is always a nice luke warm temperature. Although the automatic or electric faucet is nice, very few homes have them installed.

Bathroom faucets contribute greatly to the overall bathroom design and your choice of faucets should be taken seriously. You will first have do decide whether you want widespread or centerspread bathroom faucets or maybe even the mini spread version. You can have your faucet be wall mounted or the more traditional faucet that is attached to the sink.

Once you decide on the style of faucet you need to figure out the finish you would like. There are no lack of choices for bathroom faucet finishes which include antique nickel, black iron, brushed bronze, brazen bronze, matte chrome, pearl nickel, oil rubbed bronze, French gold, satin nickel, chrome, wrought iron and many more. Some other bathroom faucet finishes ideas are:

Blackened Bronze
Brushed Nickel
Chrome and Platinum
Chrome and Porcelain
Chrome and Satin Nickel
Classic Gold and Pebbled Cream
Dark Bronze
Hammered Nickel
Nickel and Matte Black
Platinum and Chrome
Polished Chrome
Satin Nickel and Chrome
Satin Nickel and Polished Brass
Satine and Ivory
Satine and Polished Brass
Stainless Steel

Some faucet handles ideas are standard lever handles, porcelain lever handles, standard cross handles, and porcelain cross handles. you can find many of these at your local or national home improvement store.