Choosing the style of your new bathroom

Your house style doesn’t necessarily have to dictate the feel of your bathrooms. Just like the kitchen, a cutting edge minimalist design can work well within a period building.

Received wisdom has been to go for a matching style throughout the room, be it contemporary, farmhouse or Victorian style, but there has been a breath of fresh air sweeping through bathroom design that suggests mixing and matching.


Written by Astrid Madsen

Astrid Madsen is the editor of the SelfBuild magazine. She previously held the same role in an Irish trade publication, before that she worked at the National Standards Authority of Ireland. She graduated with a BA in Urban Studies from Columbia University in New York and holds an MBA from the Instituto de Estudios Bursatiles in Madrid. France of origin, she now lives in Portarlington, County Laois, where she's taken on the task of renovating a listed building! Email

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