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an experience of fragility with strength and durability

an experience of fragility with strength and durability | @meccinteriors | design bites

“The vibe at EuroCucina was organic yet industrial, with many exhibitors juxtaposing an experience of fragility with strength and durability.” Elle H-Millard, CKD, Industry Relations Manager and an NKBA Insider “It’s obvious the Italians love their marble, but there is also a sense of pride in the environment and clean living that blends with metals …

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the illusion of a drain-free sink

the illusion of a drain-free sink | @meccinteriors | design bites

Drains often give a negative first impression, as they’re a showcase for sludge and bacteria buildup. There is, however, a solution that gives the illusion of a drain-free sink. The Trough Different companies offer different drain-free solutions. Most common is the trough style. The drain is built into the front of the sink as a …

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add glamour with gold touches to the bathroom

add glamour with golden touches to the bathroom | @meccinteriors | design bites

With the ongoing preference for cooler neutrals–grey tones–many are choosing to add warmth with faucets, fixtures, and other accents. Gold is increasingly replacing the former safe, go-to option of chrome. Switching metals also supports that spa/resort feel at home since it’s easy to add glamour with gold touches to the bathroom. White & Gold When …

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15 amazing new bathroom products from milan

15 amazing new bathroom products from milan | @meccinteriors | design bites

Part of Milan’s Salone del Mobile, the International Bath Exhibition is, by some, considered the most important bath show in the world. Held every other year, 2018’s Bath Exhibition was decidedly modern and sleek, showcasing many amazing new bathroom products. covetous new bathroom products Elaine Markoutsas shares her observations and favourite new product introductions. Matte surfaces… echoed their …

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2 fresh and clean bathroom colour palettes

2 fresh and clean bathroom colour palettes | @meccinteriors | design bites

If you’d like to add a hint of colour to your bathroom to step away from the basic white, beige, or light grey scheme, consider one of these two carefully curated bathroom colour palettes from Sarah Radhanauth. Sticking with soft, chalky colours with a hint of earthiness, she chose hues that “offer a feeling of freshness …

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say hello to the world’s smartest bathroom

say hello to the world's smartest bathroom | @meccinteriors | design bites

Are you ready to say hello to what could be the world’s smartest bathroom? Kohler thinks the time is right to integrate a suite of bathroom–and kitchen–products directly with the voice-activated technology of Alexa and, in some cases, Microsoft Azure, Apple HomeKit, or Google Assistant. Branded Kohler Konnect, the app lets you set preferences across a number …

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avoid these top bathroom design mistakes

avoid these top bathroom design mistakes | @meccinteriors | design bites

It’s relatively easy to make a bathroom look good. It’s harder to make it function well while being safe and following basic design guidelines established by the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA). Make the most of your limited space by avoiding these top bathroom mistakes. Chandeliers Chandeliers have become pretty commonplace in bathrooms in recent …

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does your bathroom need a smart toilet?

does your bathroom need a smart toilet? | @meccinteriors | design bites

Our homes are becoming increasingly smart or connected. That simply means we’re enjoying more conveniences and luxuries provided by technology and not completing simple tasks ourselves. If you’re going for a true luxury bathroom experience, a smart toilet is definitely a step up from the basic comforts. If you want to be pampered, take a …

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is the bathtub becoming obsolete in our busyness?

is the bathtub becoming obsolete in our busyness? | @meccinteriors | design bites

Not that long ago, it was considered essential that homes have at least one bathtub. Without it, real estate agents said, resale value would suffer. But as our lifestyles become busier and fewer people soak in the tub, is the bathtub becoming obsolete? Increasingly, homeowners are getting rid of their tubs for lavish, high-end showers. Small spaces and homes …

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beautiful bathroom inspiration from kallista

beautiful bathroom inspiration from kallista | @meccinteriors | design bites

If you’re not familiar with Kallista—Greek for most beautiful—they offer stunning bathroom and kitchen collections. The quality is fantastic, the styles are both thoughtful and timeless, and the pieces speak to luxury. Whether or not their pieces find their way into your next redesign, you can surely find ample bathroom inspiration from one or more …

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