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whole house remodel
bathroom remodel updated sink and tub in bath remodel Bathroom remodel Capitol Hill Shower and vanity in bathroom remodel
bathroom remodel
Inside the shower, a generously sized niche provides lots of space for shampoo and soaps.  The controls for the shower are at the left, which allows a warmup of the water without getting wet first.  The shower floor is pebbles with natural stone on all walls. It's hard to know whether that vanity or the shower is the star here.  The shower benefits from a relocated and re-sized window, which provides a narrow, obscured-glass peek of natural light, while illuminated from above with a new solar-powered operable skylight.  It is full depth, using all the space that had been unused with the tub installation.
kitchen remodel & new office
The backsplash tiles are handmade locally by Bedrock Industries and their color brings a nice counterpoint to all the wood. With just a few added can lights and some under-cabinet lighting, the entire kitchen is well lit and much more functional.
double bath remodel
The finished bath benefits from a new window, with sloping sill at the tub.  The previous installation was problematic.  A deco line brightens the tile selection there, complimenting a new acrylic tub.  The porcelain tile floor - Cronin Natif Ginepro - simulates the look of wood, bringing in rich earth tones tones mirroring the cherry cabinets The vanity is much more functional with lots of doors and drawers, and the mirror is framed with the same material as the vanity.  Cambria Canterbury counters make under-mount sinks possible and an updated electrical plan brightens this well-used bath
main floor remodel
The new cap for the fireplace is polished, blackened steel with a C-channel detail in front. 'The teeny tiny tile by Brix is about 1/8 x 1/8 inch but has a powerful visual impact on the living room side. Word around the office is that this is one of the most beautiful laundry rooms ever. 'With its own skylight, quartz counters, Bluestone Honed Brick mosaic backsplash, and maple cabinets built custom to match those in the kitchen, this is a happy place to fold clothes.
dormer addition & remodel
Etched glass tile by Ann Sachs at the backsplash glows beneath the under-cabinet lighting. Kitchen tile ideas seattle The large niche has plenty of room for shampoo and soap, with limestone shelves  dividing the space.  A small niche at the very bottom makes shaving legs easy. Seattle tile bath The floor tile is the same limestone as the counter slab'Lagos Blue--and the tile for the shower floor is an etched Ann Sacks penny tile in a medium grey tone.  The stone floors have an electric heat mat below to keep them toasty.
basement remodel
The shower is long enough that it allowed a design without a glass door.  The partition to the right helps contain spray, while the step-off area is an ideal location for the towel warmer and a robe hook. Seattle custom tile bathroom The niche next to the shower controls provides added shelf space for soap.  The niche had to be located precisely so that it would fit exactly in the vertical width of the tiles.
whole house remodel
The new floating cherry cabinets with tape lighting below help create a luxurious feel.  By using lots of tile and glass, the floor plan is now completely open. Seattle custom tile bathroom The Nyatoh door installed barn door-style reinforces the contemporary look, while subtle robe hooks to the right provide function. No more cold feet in the shower... the floor is heated here, along with the rest of the room.  The dual shower heads work via a diverter and the three shelves in the corner and the wall cap are made from the same material as the vanity counter, Chroma Botticino. Schluter strips trim out the tile edge cleanly in metal. Seattle tile bath Back on the main floor, the new powder bath shines. The cabinet floats off the floor, with tile running underneathon the wall. A Kohler sink is the counter as well, with a crackled finish.
custom tile bathroom
The new sink and faucet are contemporary, with clean lines.   The countertop is Vetrazzo, a terrazzo composite with aggregate in cool blue colors.  Bubble tile at the backplash bubbles up over the light switch. At the end of the countertop, the tile flows down the wall and into a pool on the floor, a unique and colorful installation. The strand bamboo floors were routered out ahead of the tile installation, then the grout was installed right up to the flooring. After seeing how great it looked at the vanity, the clients decided to repeat the pool at the tub/shower area.  The results are striking. Custom tile bathroom Seattle
dormer addition & whole house remodel
Where the old bathroom stood is a spacious master closet, a toilet room, and a new shower with a ceiling-mounted and a hand-held shower head. Oversized hexagonal tile defines the room.
The star of the show is the hand-cut mosaic glass tile, designed and crafted by one of the owners.  The swirls of color compliment the multi-colored cabinets, kitchen tile ideas Seattle The tile and finishes in the guest bath are worthy of a master suite: Maniscolo Gosford glass tile runs throughout, with Marmoleum flooring as a color accent, a custome tile bathroom Seattle
master suite & kids' bath
The cabinetry is set off visually from the subtle and beautiful tile work.  The tile is sea grass limestone, cut in a field pattern for the walls and a basket weave tile pattern for the floors, custom tile Seattle The four shelves in the corner are also made of slab sea grass.  The top ones hold shampoo and soap, and the lowest one is at a convenient location for shaving legs On the kids' side, a small closet and some hall space were captured to create an amazing large bathroom.  The sink is salvaged, and the original radiator reinstalled.  Two new mahogany windows match the same details as in the master bath Tile backsplash for the tub. Seattle custom tile
master suite & kids' bath
With a commanding spot in the bathroom and glass half walls to let the light in, the shower is both spacious and beautiful.  Niches on the wall provide space for shampoo and the one at the very bottom holds the glass squeegee, and is a convenient leg up while shaving, custom tile bath Seattle Granite counters split at each level, and a wall-mounted faucet provides interest at the vessel sink The blue accents continue in the kids bathroom surround.  The niche is a deep blue hex tile.  The balance is simple subway tile.  The hexagon tile bathroom on the floor also has integrated blue tile flowers The niche is a deep blue hex tile.  The balance is simple subway tile. Seattle custom hexagon tile
second-story addition & bumpout
The old-fashioned tile compliments the Carrera marble counters'pillow-style subway tile and flowery hexagon tile bathroom The small space is maximized by using mirrors, windows and a frameless glass shower enclosure, custom tile bathroom Seattle
kitchen remodel
Everything in this kitchen is chosen for efficiency and compactness.  The gas stove is small but very functional.  Custom fir cabinets are used to clad everything, including the exhaust hood, kitchen tile seattle A minor bathroom remodel at the main floor is part of the project, with new hex tile and paint.  The vintage toilet remains in this custom tile bath remodel Seattle
major remodel
A peek under the upper cabinets reveals under-cabinet task lighting for the counter, custom tile backsplash Seattle Lindal windows overlook the sink area, which includes an iron farm sink and Caesarstone countertops.  Note the hand-blown pendant lights from Blowing Sands in Ballard
galley kitchen
It's a whole new era for this 50s rambler kitchen.  Not a single wall moved, but this transformation is total.  Modern cabinets, a green countertop from Squak Mountain Stone, and cool recycled glass tiles bring this kitchen remodel into the new century. custom tile backsplash The warm wood tones of the cabinets mix well with the steel accents of the appliances.  New slate tile flooring in the kitchen, extends to the front door, custom tile seattle
baths & windows
The kid's bath with a hex tile floor, hexagon tile bathroom Seattle New windows and glass blocks add light to the room, custom tile bath Seattle
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