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It’s easy to forget the importance of the bathroom, but it's where we start and finish the day. Here's all the inspiration, ideas and information you need to get started.

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Small yet stylish
You don't have to sacrifice great style when living in smaller spaces – there are plenty of options for your bathroom from Robertson's new catalogue that balance design and compactness. 
Less can be more
The design of this ensuite was minimalist yet at the same time luxurious. One way of achieving this was with a feature wall of Japanese Luna ceramic mosaic tiles – creating both an air of intimacy, an...
Two children, one bathroom – a balanced solution
A boy and a girl might have different tastes – here is one way forward
Design on tap
Take a look through Plumbing World's recently refurbished Mt Wellington branch. See for yourself how you can engage your imagination to create your perfect bathroom space for your own home or clients.
Never alone
To achieve the effect you want in a space, it’s important to consider things together, not in isolation. In this bathroom by designer Davinia Sutton, the crisp lines of the cantilevered vanity and wal...


Master plan

How to design a master suite that has large, light and open spaces, yet still provides privacy when you need it See more

Open to view

This remodelled 1960s home is in one of the most sought-after areas of Beverly Hills. Not surprisingly, opening the house up to the expansive views and the pool was a priority – including from the master suite. See more


Bathe in Luxury?
A freestanding tub or a walk-in shower? Which shower head, mixer and stall? Is a shower dome a good idea? What about shower curtains? Here’s all the inspiration you need for your project.
Room service?
Dramatic architectural elements and beautiful material finishes result in a hotel-like bathroom

inspiring ideas

Raised awareness
Raised wall tiles laid in an alternating pattern create a 3D-effect backdrop for the sculptural freestanding Robertson tub which is a leading feature of this bathroom.
Texture & context
Contrast creates drama and often brings out the best in two juxtaposed elements. In this TIDA-winning powder room by designer Natalie Du Bois, a smooth basin seems all the more refined next to the rug...


Volume 34 No 6
Discover great home, kitchen and bathroom design ideas in the latest issue of Trends.


Warmup New Zealand Tiled Shower Solutions
Experience the luxury of undertile heating in your bathrooms
This light-filled master suite has you feeling as if you're in a lush tropical setting
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