Bath Fixtures: A Primer
Bath fixtures are both the workhorses and the jewelry of the bathroom, providing function and beauty. Knowing more about each type can help when itís time to select new fixtures for your bathroom.Towel Bars
These used to be plain and boring, but not anymore. Towel bars come in a variety of lengths and finishes. They are even available in different shapes, such as curved or circular. If you want to get fancy, you can find towel warmer varieties as well. If you want to try something different, hooks are good alternatives to towel bars.
Framed, lighted, medicine cabinet: There are many choices when it comes to bathroom mirrors. What you choose will largely depend on the style of your bathroom. There are also wall-mounted magnifying mirrors available to aid makeup application and shaving. Luxury versions of the bathroom mirror are also available, with features like fog control and built-in TVs.
A nice faucet makes a bathroom feel more luxurious. There are several types to choose from, including single-lever and dual handle varieties. There are faucets made for vessel sinks, basins, and wall-mounts. Finish options abound. If youíre looking a bathroom splurge, this might be the one.
This is another area where choices run the gamut from plain and simple to outrageous. There are shower heads and shower systems that incorporate light and sound, those that come from several different directions, and even showers built for two.