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Simple Design Ideas That Will Make Your Small Bathroom Look Big

04/22/2015 05:26 EDT | Updated 04/22/2015 05:59 EDT

If you don’t have the dough for a major reno or if upgrading to a larger home is out of the question, you might find your dreams of having a colossal spa-inspired sanctuary washed down the drain.

It's no surprise that the bathroom is one of the spaces we value most in our homes. It’s where we prepare for the day and unwind when it’s over. It’s where we go to take a break from the world or to catch up with it. However, to the plight of homeowners and renters alike, it can also be one of the smallest and trickiest spaces to work with.

But if the tiny house movement has taught us anything, it’s that you can do a lot with a little. Achieving the luxurious lavatory of your dreams is all about making the most of your small space by cutting back on clutter and using simple design techniques to create the illusion of space.

So before you ring your realtor or tear down any walls, check out the infographic below from Heiton Buckley for easy upgrades that will instantly make your small bathroom look big.


8 ways to make a small bathroom look big