Bathroom Bliss: The Lowdown on Bathroom Floors and Universal Design

Today, let’s talk about a room that gets tons of use but often doesn’t get the attention it deserves: your bathroom! Specifically, we’re diving into the nitty-gritty details of bathroom flooring during remodeling, including why heated tile floors should be on your radar.

Why Your Bathroom Deserves Some Love

Your bathroom is a workhorse, the unsung hero of your home. It’s time we show it the love it truly deserves. In this blog post, we’ll explore the essential aspects of bathroom flooring, and I’ll spill the beans on why heated tile floors are a game-changer.

Universal Design: Making Life Easier for All

Universal design isn’t just a fancy concept; it’s about creating spaces that work effortlessly for everyone, regardless of age or ability. From the youngest to the eldest, and everyone in between, your bathroom should be a welcoming oasis. So, how does this relate to bathroom floors? Buckle up; we’re about to find out.

Heated Tile Floors: A Toasty Delight

First things first, let’s address the heated tile floors question. Will they send your heating bill skyrocketing? The answer is a resounding no! Heated tile floors are a touch of luxury you’ll wonder how you ever lived without. Stepping out of a warm shower onto a cozy floor is pure bliss.

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But that’s not all. Heated floors create a more consistent and comfortable temperature throughout the entire bathroom. And here’s the kicker: it actually eases the burden on your HVAC system, making it run more efficiently. So not only will you thank yourself for this investment, but you’ll also thank me for recommending it!


The Art of Bathroom Flooring

Now, let’s dive into the art of bathroom flooring. When it comes to floor tiles, there are a few strategies to consider. You can opt for a textured, non-slip tile in a larger format. Another savvy move is to mix and match tile sizes. Combining larger and smaller tiles not only enhances grip but also provides a stable surface, reducing the risk of accidents.

Take a look at the bathroom below. See how I incorporated penny tiles in the shower and around the tub? This thoughtful choice adds an extra layer of safety and style. It’s all about those little details that make a big difference.


Laid-Back Luxury for Your Bathroom

These are the elements I ponder when crafting a holistic bathroom remodel. I want to ensure your space not only looks fabulous but functions flawlessly for years to come. It’s all about achieving that laid-back luxury that makes your bathroom a serene escape. Check out my Spa Bathroom.

So, whether you’re stepping into the shower, checking out your bathroom floors, or pondering the joys of heated tiles, remember, I’m here to guide you through it all. Let’s make your bathroom a haven where style meets practicality and where universal design ensures everyone feels at ease.


Let’s chat about your bathroom project, and together, we’ll create a bathroom that’s a joy to use, no matter who steps through the door!


Holley Pokora Interior Designer, Lafayette Hill, PA

Hi, I’m Holley Pokora, and since 2001, I’ve worked with builders, realtors, and homeowners creating beautiful, swoon-worthy spaces that are right for you. Are you ready for a designer home of your dreams? Book a consultation!

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