The bathroom is the second most popular room in the house to remodel, after kitchens. Bathroom renovations boast an 84% return on investment.
The master bath takes center stage.
60% of home owners who are renovating their bathrooms are renovating their master bathrooms, with 61% choosing to start from scratch after gutting the existing room.
Who needs a bathtub?
The older the homeowner, the more likely they are to skip a bathtub in master and other full bathrooms.
59% of homeowners aged 65+ plan to skip a tub in the master or other full bath.
36% of 25 to 34 year olds plan to skip it in the master.
39% of 25 to 34 year olds plan to skip it in another full bathroom.
Top 3 types of tubs for bath lovers!
- Freestanding tub.
- Drop-in tub.
- Spa or jetted tub.
91% of home owners are replacing their master bathroom sink.
45% of homeowners aged 25 to 44 are installing two sinks; 58% of home owners aged 45+ are installing two sinks.
Glass rules the master bath.
79% of homeowners prefer glass shower doors over a shower curtain.
91% of homeowners are installing high-efficiency toilets.
White cabinets are the top choice for renovations.
However, dark and medium wood tones are also popular.
The top 3 wood choices:
Source: Houzz, 2014 Winter Bathroom Trends Study