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Design Ideas For Small Shower Rooms

Design Ideas For Small Shower Rooms
Written By: | Interiors Specialist
Last Updated Mar 21,2024

Are you struggling to find shower room ideas for small spaces? Well need not worry, we have you totally covered in this blog full of up to date ideas perfect to integrate into both modern and traditional home styles. So without any more hanging around let’s get your creative mind flowing with some top designs we are sure you will love!

What Is A Shower Room?

Firstly, let's iron out the true definition of what a shower room actually is. So a shower room is a compact space, designed specifically for showering alone and tends to contain a shower space, a floor drain and usually the odd shelf for storage. Whilst on the other hand bathrooms which I am sure you are aware of, tend to have the full works, including sinks, toilets and baths.

The key distinction between a shower room and a bathroom lies in the quantity and assortment of fixtures they have. Now we have ironed the main information, let's give you some up to date tips on how best to style your shower room space.

Stylish Shower Room With Brand New Door

Ideas For Small Shower Rooms

So let’s get down to the reason you're here. It’s time to get your creative mind flowing and give you some top notch ideas to complete your dream shower room.

1.Designer Towel Rails

Whether vertical or horizontal, towel rails are an easy addition to a shower room set up. They come in a huge array of different sizes and finishes, such as black, white, chrome, and anthracite. Their stylish yet practical design adds a huge amount of personality to your shower room space. If you're looking to add a bit more light into your room we would highly recommend chrome for a bolder brighter finish to your room.

Designer Towel Rail In Modern Bathroom

2.Concealed Shower

When designing a small shower room, it’s essential to maximise your space as much as possible. To avoid a large shower valve standing out like a sore thumb,why not look into the world of concealed showers. Concealed Shower achieves the ultimate minimalist design in your home whilst creating additional space to add storage.What’s not to love?

Concealed Shower In Modern Shower Room

3.Standout Mirrors

Are you having trouble finding ways to give your room some character? Exploring the world of mirrors might be the solution for you! With a wide range of shapes and sizes, as well as modern styles like LED mirrors, a simple addition of a mirror can completely transform your room by adding extra light!

Neutral Coloured Bathroom With Mirror

4.Wet Room

When choosing a shower enclosure for a small room, there are space-saving options available. If you are looking at more standard enclosure shapes, we have plenty of options for you. Although wet room enclosures have been a huge hit for years and have no signs of slowing down in the slightest, picking a stylish glass screen and accessories will totally transform your home.

Wet Room Enclosure Space

5.Ambient Lighting

If you are looking to create a warm and inviting environment in your home, ambient lighting is the way forward. By simply eliminating needless glare from lighting, users can enjoy the bathroom experience comfortably without eye strains or headaches.

Standout Ambiance Lighting In Modern Bathroom

6.Statement Colour Schemes

If your shower room is fully complete, but you are slightly unsure on how to add a bit of your personal style to the room. Why not look into colour themed statement rooms. Whether it be a bold striking colour you want or a more toned down earth tone. A splash of colour can easily transform your space into a paradise of style and colour.

Standout Coloured Schemed Wall

There you have it! A lovely array of ideas to take your shower room space to the next level! Are you still left wanting more, why not take a look at our styling blogs for every bathroom style in our F&Q’s below!

Frequently Asked Questions

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Interiors Specialist

Ollie is your guru for all housing interior inspiration, top tips, and new trends. The born & raised northerner has a keen eye for modern and stylish-looking interiors and is constantly on the lookout for the newest and best looks to suit your style.