Bathroom Help

Drew & Amy’s Daltile Aqua Glow bathroom — a retro remodel that looks like it’s always been there

Drew & Amy’s Daltile Aqua Glow bathroom — a retro remodel that looks like it’s always been there

Just two years after finishing a complete remodel of their 1960 midcentury kitchen, Drew and Amy finished a gut remodel of their bathroom and as is the way of projects featured on this blog, its a retro remodel that looks like its always been ther.. Read More →

Custom shower door etching — Liz had it done!

Custom shower door etching — Liz had it done!

One of the brilliant features of Liz and Daves midcentury bathroom remodel: They had their shower door etched in a design to match their vintage wallpaper. Its genius! Liz said: We sent a swatch of the wallpaper to the shower door man.. Read More →

Liz and Dave’s midcentury modern bathroom remodel: Hello, salt ‘n pepper wall tile!

Liz and Dave’s midcentury modern bathroom remodel: Hello, salt ‘n pepper wall tile!

Hello, adulting: The first 15 years of living in their 1960 home, Liz and Dave had to deal with a litany of maintenance issues: heating & air conditioning, roof, doors, windows, termites, tree removal, electrical&. Finally, though, they got to.. Read More →

Formica blue Nassau laminate — which color tile — blue or aqua — to go with?

Formica blue Nassau laminate — which color tile — blue or aqua — to go with?

Julie wants our help: Which blue & or aqua & bathroom tile should she choose to go with the vintage Formica Nassau countertop laminate shes salvaged? Shes building the bathroom from scratch, in the basement, so the skys and sky blues the limit. .. Read More →

Jeff identifies the mystery sculptural tiles in Cody’s bathroom — and we identify three designs in all

Jeff identifies the mystery sculptural tiles in Cody’s bathroom — and we identify three designs in all

Following up on last weeks story about the beautiful dimensional tile in Codys bathroom, my hypothesis on the tiles maker was proven wrong by reader Jeff, who has identified the tile. He has photos showing proof marks: They are Franciscan Hermosa .. Read More →

13 colors from Kohler in 1972 — gimme Tiger Lily, Antique Red, and Fresh Green, please!

13 colors from Kohler in 1972 — gimme Tiger Lily, Antique Red, and Fresh Green, please!

Tiger Lily kitchen sinks, Antique Red bathtubs, Fresh Green toilets and new for Kohler in 1972, Black Black, too. The late 1960s heading into the early 1970s were chock full of interesting colors for bathroom and kitchen plumbing fixtures. These a.. Read More →