In contrast to the city apartments, in the country house, as a rule, there is enough space for the bathroom arrangement. Do not limit yourself when planning the design cutting out each square meter, but realize all constructive and designer intentions within reasonable and designated budget.
Apart from the difference in parameters, there are also peculiarities in fitting the surfaces, placement the bathroom fixtures and decoration of space of the country house.
Presence of wood in the country house bathroom interior
Closeness to nature hints the designers and house owners to apply the natural materials in the country house bathrooms arrangement. Only the wood may give the feeling of heat and comfort to the cool palette of bathrooms and toilets.
The wooden beams on the ceiling perform not only the constructive function but also the decorative one. Against the background of the light premises fitting, wood on the ceiling, in the mirror frame and space under the sinks looks most successful, even the small wooden beam plays the role of the tool support.
The small wooden insertions in the country-style allowed attenuating the minimalism of the modern style in the bathroom, in which the room interior was performed.
The wood may be used as a material for creating the partitions and ceiling for the open stands. Practical and rational use of space allowed creating the convenient and ergonomic premises for the hydrotherapeutic procedures.
The wooden lacquered racks may become the ceiling fittings, and the ones painted into the neutral light color – the walls fitting, fully or partially. Contrast combination looks perfect and improves the general atmosphere of the premises.
Sometimes the wood is present only in the small decorative elements, for instance, in the mirror frame. But even such small natural feature dilutes the monotonic palette of the bathroom, bringing a drop of individuality.
Partial fitting of the bathroom surfaces with the wood gives the connection with unusual design and bathtub shade, encapsulating the premises into harmonious cover with the functionality.
Some bathrooms of the country houses are quite spacious to arrange the whole set of furniture out of the storage systems. The natural dark wood became the complement of luxury in the room interior.
Sometimes with the help of unpainted wooden panel all walls and floor of the bathroom are fitted. Against the background of the snow-white bathroom fixtures the fitting looks luxurious and will serve long for the owners of the country house.
One more variant of introducing the natural materials into the bathroom or shower cubicle – is the covering of bathroom or making it out of the wood massive. Original, uncommon bathroom design of premises in minimalistic style will stick in one’s memory for a long time as it is full of personalized peculiarities.
The wood may be used exclusively for the flooring, such designer approach will allow to bring some natural warmth into the cool snow-white palette of the room for the hydrotherapeutic procedures.
Surely, the most popular and practical material for the fitting of the bathroom surfaces is the ceramic or stone tile. Durability, moisture-resistance, strength and operation use, makes the facing tile favorite among the finishing materials for the surfaces of rooms with increased moisture.
With the help of tiles of different shades, texture, forms and sizes you may create different variants of the bathroom interior. Ceramic or mosaic wall tiles, ceramic granite for the flooring, marble for the sink table –boards and shower cubicle finishing – there are many variants.
The ceramic pictured tile will allow making one of the bathrooms walls the accent wall and diversify the premises finishing, bring the flavor of elegance and style.
The tile of warm woody accents creates very comfortable and luxurious atmosphere of the bathroom with the interesting decoration elements and designer chandelier.
With the help of mosaic tiles it is possible not only to coat the surfaces or their parts, but also delimitate different areas in the bathroom, arrange the niches and bow windows, archways and spaces near the bathroom mirrors.
The mosaic tile of azure colors perfectly diluted the snow-white premises palette.
The finishing of the part of shower cubicle surfaces is made of the mosaic tile of neutral shades. The same palette was used in the ceramic tile for vertical surfaces and ceramic granite for the flooring.
The mosaic tile suits perfectly for the coating of small surfaces between the areas of sinks and mirrors, building the color bridge between the dark colors of storage systems to the light walls palette.
The tiles in the form of big blocks of mosaic groups may be used for the finishing of flooring in the bathrooms and the shower cubicle. This is a simple and efficient method of finishing.
With the help of mosaic tile it is possible to create something in the nature of panel picture, in order to decorate the shower cubicle space. Through choice of shades creates the harmonious and stylish room atmosphere.
Also, the mosaic tile perfectly suits the edgings arrangement, underlying the space and demarcating it.
The popularity of this type of ceramic and stone tile which looks like the brickwork is out of the question. The practical, esthetic and visually attractive method of the walls finishing is used worldwide and our country is not an exception.
The shower cubicle space is coated with the Metro tile, the other walls surfaces are finished with the snow-white wooden panels. This is very much in the spirit of the country interior not less than the wooden contrast beams.
Such variant of the facing tile suits most the unusual shape of the bathtub and niches with the walls illumination. The live plants complemented the organic image of the premises.
Marble for finishing and other purposes
Surely, the use the natural stone as a finishing material is rather expensive, especially in the case of marble. But it is hard to find more long-living, strong and wear-proof and beautiful variant. Modern technologies have achieved practically identical to the natural production of artificial stone of various colors and forms. Most probably, only you and specialists in the sphere will know whether this material is natural or whether it is an analog.
As a rule, for finishing the bathrooms the light marble shades are used, with hardly noticeable cracks. The Carrara species are especially popular, but such materials, for sure will be quite expensive.
Marble with the bright grayish cracks was used for finishing the space of niche for bathroom and shower cubicle. Obviously, the material decorated the snow-white bathroom.
The strongest and the most beautiful tabletops for the space of sinks are made of marble. To underline the uniqueness of the material used, it would be better if all the remaining surfaces near the marble are monotonic and neutral.
Wallpapers in the bathroom – why not
Modern technologies allow selecting the water-proof wallpapers for the bathroom walls of different colors and shades. Most often the house owners chose the subtle variants in the quiet color palette. They try to avoid gluing the wallpapers near the bathtub and sink, the surface finishing shall combine the ceramic facing tiles and natural stone.
The flowers on the wallpapers brought some diversity to the light gamma of the spacious bathroom, in combination with the snow-white furniture and fixtures the interior looks a little French, Provencal.
Décor, which is able to change the bathroom interior
Quite often the designers choose one large or several small decoration elements for the bathroom performed in the neutral color palette not only to dilute the atmosphere but also to “reverse” the whole premises design.
Such element may become the mirror in an ordinary frame or bra of creative design. In this light, at the first glance, bathroom, there are many interesting color solutions, harmonizing well with each other.
Such decoration elements may become the artistic works in bright, contrast frames. The snow-white premises finishing will become a perfect background for opening the whole pictures color.
There is a lot of interesting original décor elements in this room – the mirror frame made of shells, shells on the roller blinds, original bra, an armchair a la rococo and unusual bathroom accessories.
The original décor element may become a large chandelier of quite unusual design or immense live flower in the pot in the form of the woven basket. The interior looks fresh and interesting, comfortable and colorful.
The bright and original mirror frame made of bamboo matching the pictures on the facing tiles, with the help of which the rims were performed. The stone tabletop with the bluish cracks complemented the extraordinary image of the bathroom.