Frequently Asked Questions About Decorating a Bathroom
How High Should Tile be on a Bathroom Walls?
Ideally, wall tile that goes up to the ceiling is the perfect options. By covering all of the bathroom walls with tile, not only it can make the entire bathroom looks luxurious and elegant, but also the tile can protect all of the walls from getting wet that can potentially damage the walls and become the ideal environment for mold to grow.
However, if your budget is limited and can’t cover the entire bathroom walls with tile, than we suggest minimum height of the wall that covered by tile at least 70 inches. You don’t have to go with this exact number, instead, you can adjust based on the size of tile that you will use, as long as they are above 70 inch. For example, if you are planning to use 8 x 16 tiles and lay it horizontally, than by arrange 9 tiles on the wall you can get 72 inches height that is above the minimum 70 inches.
How to Lay Bathroom Wall Tiles?
In most cases, laying wall tiles horizontally tend to works best especially for a small or narrow bathroom. By lay the tiles horizontally, you can create a visual perspective that will make the bathroom spaces feels a bit larger and more spacious.
On the other hand, for any large or big bathroom, you can use a large square wall tile to make it looks clean and elegant.
For a bathroom that had low ceiling, laying wall tiles vertically can be the best options. This can manipulate our eyes with a lot of vertical lines and make the bathroom look a bit higher than it actually is.
How to Decorate a Bathroom Wall?
Actually, we don’t really like to do much decoration on a bathroom walls, especially for any bathroom with full wall tiles that already look gorgeous. But sometimes, a bit of decoration is required to help make the bathroom looks more attractive, and here are some things that we often do to live up and enhance a bathroom :
Bathroom Wall Art
The most easy and straightforward ways to decorate any boring, empty wall is by using wall art that is made especially for bathroom. Using this pieces alone can instantly make any bathroom look fresh and interesting. However, most wall art are vulnerable and can’t be exposed to water, so you must carefully choose the wall area that is less risky to be a place to mount the wall art.
Nowadays, wall shelves not only used for it’s functionality as a storage space, but also can works as a decorative elements, thanks to beautiful sleek and unique design that will make the shelves alone looks gorgeous. Furthermore, you can put any decorative objects above the shelves to make it looks even better, and one of our favorite is some vases and greenery to make the bathroom look fresh and natural.
Another objects that will works wonder to enhance any empty bathroom wall is a wall mirror. A beautifully framed mirror can works wonder. Moreover, a mirror can also bring some more additional benefits, such as make the whole bathroom space feels a bit more spacious.