Category Archives: Home Inspo

Are Stainless Steel Drains the Ideal Choice?

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Why are Stainless Steel Drains the Ideal Choice? In the dynamic world of interior design and construction, the selection of materials for essential components holds immense significance. Within this context, stainless steel emerges as the prime choice for drains, offering a myriad of advantages. Types of Drains Before delving into the virtues of stainless steel, […]

Can a Bathroom Remodel Increase a Home’s Value?

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Can a Bathroom Remodel Increase a Home’s Value? In the realm of home improvement, the question of whether a bathroom remodel can significantly increase a home’s value is a topic that homeowners often contemplate. Your bathroom is more than just a functional space; it’s a sanctuary and rejuvenation place. However, when it comes to real […]

Name That Tile: Homeowners Guide to Identifying Shower Tile

Homeowners Guide to Identifying Shower Tile Our 2019 tile guide is a quick and easy chart to help identify drain types. The options of tile choices can become overwhelming, and not knowing the proper names can make a homeowner’s search much more difficult. Our guide provides a quick introduction to the various kinds of tile […]

Where to Begin: Using Black and White in the Bathroom

This classic color combination makes for a chic and clean look in any style of bathroom. Houzz Contributor. Hi there! I live in a 1920s cottage in Atlanta that I’ll describe as “collected.” I got into design via Landscape Architecture, which I studied at the University of Virginia. I’ve been writing about design online for […]

Complete The Look: Accessorizing Your Bathroom With The Smallest Details

Accessorizing Your Bathroom With The Smallest Details How do you want your bathroom to feel? Do you want to be able to go into your bathroom and feel totally relaxed and at peace? Do you want to see things that inspire you to make your day right? Well, If your answers to those questions were […]

For The Steampunk Lovers

Brand new obsession. INDUSTRIAL. Industrial style has been inspiring artists, home decor, and fashion designers for ages. Much like Rococo (the soft, pastel Marie Antoinette-inspired fashion from 18th century France), Industrial seems to make a comeback every couple of years from the runway to interior design. And for good reason! Industrial is a unique, complex […]

Making Waves

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If you’ve been keeping up with our blogs, and I know you have because you’re awesome, you know that our Oceanus Series is one of our most popular collections! Everyone loves the beach, and anything beach related. The seaside is one of the most relaxing places one can imagine. The smell of salt, the warm […]

Out of This World! Atomic Rings and Outer Space

Were you one of those kids who laid awake at night imagining becoming an astronaut? Exploring the galaxy in your head as you stared out of your bedroom window? ……….Maybe not, but I have always loved a starry sky and a big full moon on a warm summer’s night. My dream has always been a […]

Architecture in the Home

The Architecture Series is one of our most culturally inspired series , our designer Peter here at Designer Drains was heavily influenced by Andalusian and Spanish architecture when creating this collection of decorative drain covers. And for good reason! Have you seen some of these beautifully intricate structures?! I often ask our designer where he […]

Geometric Homes

There’s something so satisfying about straight lines and 90-degree angles, isn’t there? Any painters reading? We all know the paint tape trick to keep lines clean and smooth. But why not use your artsy DIY skills on your walls! Check out this super fun paint project from! And here are some awesome ways you […]

Nature Walk

City Chic in Nature’s Embrace: Inspiring Bathrooms and Kitchens for the Urban Explorer If you’re anything like me, you know there’s nothing more relaxing than a calming walk through nature…Maybe I’m lying; I’m not exactly the woodsy type. Not that I’m against a fun hike or a camping trip, but bugs and critters aren’t exactly […]

For The Art Connoisseur


  Any home decor enthusiast knows that with the right touch, your bathroom can be a work of art. It’s a difficult concept for some, but not for you! You know that a well-decorated and enjoyable (or otherwise) lavatory can make or break a home. So maybe your tastes are a little more sophisticated than […]

Everyday is a Day at the Beach

Transform Your Bathroom into a Beachside Oasis Looking for a beautiful beach getaway but can’t seem to step out of your home office? I get it; times are hard. Embrace ‘You-Time’ in Your Sanctuary People are busy and, frankly, overworked. And sometimes, the longest break a lot of us get is a nice hot shower […]