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Here is a sneak peak at the 2012 Oasis Platinum line of steam showers. Its rumored the first of these showers will be the Oasis OS981F9 a smaller one person steam shower. The 2012 line of Oasis Platinum steam showers have been completely redesigned to make the over all experience easier from installation to daily use. Below are just a few of the new features that can be found in this new line of modern showers. Oasis added a new access panel on the inside of the shower which makes servicing the steam shower easier than ever. This is the … Continue reading
This unique open brick bathroom was designed by Tracy Kundell of Avalon Interiors of Ontario. Working in both residential and commercial design disciplines, designer Tracy Kundell’s diversity is evident in every project she undertakes. Dedicated to providing clients with interiors that reflect and enhance their personality and lifestyle preferences. Established in 1990 Avalon Interiors has grown into a successful and thriving full service interior design firm. With creative and forward thinking, Tracy has been featured in several publications as well as numerous television appearances. Tracy’s ability to understand past trends, to surpass current trends and to anticipate the future directly … Continue reading
If you are in the market for an easy to install, all in one shower system, today is your lucky day. Oasis steam showers by Ariel offers a full line of high end all inclusive shower systems with all the bells and whistles one would expect including body jets, large overhead showers, FM radio with sound system, handheld shower wands, built in steam generators, chromo therapy lighting and much more. When compared to a traditional steam shower installation a steam shower kit is a small fraction of the time and cost. It is important however to choose a reputable brand … Continue reading
The Modern Bathroom Designer of the week is Pepe Calderin for this exceptional example of stylish elegance. The Large marble tile is juxtaposed against the modern mosaic tile blending traditional elegance with modern a modern flair. The back lit tray ceiling and recessed lighting give the bathroom that high end finished look. A negative edge whirlpool bathtub is the focal point of this master piece. We are really impressed with the skill and vision the Pepe Calderin has used to create this visual master piece. Type Interior designer Address 7500 ne 4 ct suite 104 Miami, FL, US 33138 Phone … Continue reading
In recent months we have gotten several calls asking if we can price match or beat prices of similar showers seen on overstock.com. In most cases we are able to beat these prices or come very close to them. We also get many calls from customers who have purchased from overstock.com looking for parts or warranty service. Unfortunately we are only able to help customers who have purchased units through us directly with warranty claims and we don’t always know the right direction to point them in. Sometimes customers are able to find better prices from venues such as eBay … Continue reading
Gina Willman from Willman Interiors of Hawaii has created this amazing modern bathroom that transcends the boundaries of indoor/outdoor spaces. Using tile that is reminiscent of natural stone the bathroom is accented in a beautiful hardwood trim giving the bathroom a luxurious earthy feel. Large folding doors separate the indoor bathroom from a large patio containing an outdoor shower. We have chosen this design as design or the week for its understated simplistic elegance. Type Interior designer Address PO Box 1691 Kamuela, HI, US 96743 Phone 808.887.1719 Website www.willmaninteriors.com
We have all heard of walk in bathtubs but General Electric has taken it a few steps further with the Inizio reclining shower. GE claims that this futuristic shower pod is not only efficient but enjoyable boosting entertainment features normally reserved for your living room. Recline and watch your favorite TV show or browse YouTube while the human car wash’s variety of jets and shower heads showers you. Unfortunately the Inizio is just a concept at the moment but we look forward to seeing what GE will have to offer in the near future.
Outdoor showers have been around for decades. Typically they are used in areas that are close to the beach, or by a swimming pool. Most commonly they are simply an institutionalized looking shower head with a small surround. Companies like Garvida have been creating unique outdoor showers for consumers looking for something a little different. The Velaro outdoor shower is mad of gardan a synthetic wicker fiber that was developed specifically for outdoor use which is easily maintained and last longer than traditional wicker. This unique outdoor shower is sure to turn heads and bring elegance to any outdoor space. … Continue reading
This amazing step down custom shower enclosure from at-six architecture based in San Francisco California deserves this weeks Bathroom design of the week. This walk in tub shower is designed extremely well and resembles what one would consider a modern day roman bath house. Finished with modern shower fixtures and built in teak shelving this unique tub shower combination deserves some recognition. Name At-Six Architecture Address 290 Division, Suite 303 San Francisco, CA, US 94103 Phone 415.503.0555 Fax 415.503.0550 Website www.at-six.com
If you own rental properties I am sure you have had to replace a few fixtures in the bathrooms over the years. Choosing the right products for rental property bathrooms can be one of the hardest decisions a property owner can make. Depending on the type of rental it is will determine how much you want to spend on the finishes. If it is an economy rental you might want to consider using a recycled vanity or bathtub from a salvage yard or estate sale. Cast iron products are very durable and can be stripped and refinished to look like … Continue reading