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3 Affordable Ways to Spruce Up the Bathroom

Enjoy an invigorating bath with these ideas

Photography: Paolo Feliciano and Miguel Nacianceno

Given that we use the bathroom daily, we need to make sure that it is spotless. After all, this is where we can relax after a long day. If you're thinking of updating the look of your bathroom or powder room, you can do so without burning a hole in your pocket. Be guided by these tips straight from the pros.

Keept it clean and fragrant

"You may place fragrances or scented candles inside the bathroom, but keep it at a safe distances from flammable items," shares interior designer Evangeline Lim.

You may use natural fragrances to keep the bathroom smelling clean and fresh! Click here for ideas.

Organize your towels and toiletries

Interior designer Leatrice Lu suggests storing towels in open shelves, while Evangeline recommends organizing your hand soap, hand towels, and other essentials on a vanity tray to make your must-haves more presentable.

RL Tip: You may also maximize the space under the sink. See if you can add baskets or plastic containers so you can keep some towels and extra supplies there.

Photo by Paolo Feliciano.

Inject some personality

"Shower curtains can be bought ready-made, and it can be a style statement," shares Leatrice.

Be inspired by this bathroom found in a 45sqm unit! To add character to an all-white space, the owner opted for graphic shower curtain. She also placed a framed print and toy figures.

Click here to see more photos and view the complete home tour.

Photo by Miguel Nacianceno.

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