Ideal Home have pulled together the 6 key bathroom trends for 2019 to ensure you'll love your bathroom for years to come!
Whatever your style - whether you're after a sleek, clutter-free family space or a splash of hotel-style chic - if you're planning to refresh your bathroom, they've got it covered.
1. Create an urban oasis
Showcase geo-patterned tiles on both walls and floors in modern and blush hues for a modern feel. Choose a contemporary angled basin and bath, team with black taps and fittings, and arrange plenty of planters with steam-loving tropical plants.
Geo Moroccan Black & White: £14.99 per tile, £164.89 per square metre
Formation: £12.99 per tile, £142.89 per square metre
2. Add subtle shimmers
Add glam to an all-white bathroom with tiles that catch the light to reveal a subtle pattern. Pair with white marble floor tiles and splashes of green - two more of our favourite looks for 2019.
Glamour: £11.99 per tile, £131.89 per square metre
Jewel White: £15.99 per tile, £175.89 per square metre
3. Go bold with blue sanitaryware
Don't be bland - be bold! Give your bathroom a bit of character by adding a splash of bright colour. Coloured baths and basins are coming back, but in bolder shades than 1970s avocado, adding a sense of drama and luxury.
- What's set to turn our heads in 2019 is the emergence of blue sanitaryware as a cool alternative to white,' says CP Hart's Rachel Martin. - Look out for powdery blue baths, basins and WCs teamed with polished chrome or gold taps.'
- Clean white furniture anchors the trend and is particularly striking when finished with marble door fronts or textured stone surfaces.'
Midi Metro Crackle Teal: £14.99 per tile, £164.89 per square metre
Geo Moroccan Bright: £14.99 per tile, £164.89 per square metre
4. Relax with rustic and industrial furniture
Natural materials and industrial fittings are another strong look for bathrooms in 2019, and needn't cost a fortune. You can easily upgrade your washstand to something with a bit more character, like this chunky wooden plinth.
Dylan: £15.99 per tile, £175.89 per square metre
Steampunk: £15.99 per tile, £175.89 per square metre
5. The Crittall comeback continues
Speaking of industrial fittings, the most popular of the lot in 2019 is destined to be the Crittall-style shower screen. The grid design frames the area and has a more modern, urban feel than plain glass.
Jewel Black: £15.99 per tile, £175.89 per square metre
Antwerp: £12.99 per tile, £142.89 per square metre
6. Metallic glamour
Chrome has been the king of the bathroom for some time but, as with kitchens, this is changes.
Though we're not advocating the return of gaudy swan-shaped brassware or wall to wall coper tiles, there is definitely a trend emerging for modern metallic finished, and it's worth tapping into for your new bathroom design.
Rose Gold Elysee: £14.99 per tile, £164.89 per square metre
Copper Luxe: £15.99 per tile, £175.89 per square metre