Category Archives: Home Inspo

Name That 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 homeowners search much more difficult. Our guide provides a quick introduction to the various kinds of tile types. Did you enjoy this blog? […]

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

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 get your day going right? Well, If your answers to those questions were yes, yes and hell YES…keep reading. People […]

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 come back every couple of years from the runway to interior design. And for good reason! Industrial is a […]

Making Waves

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 […]

“In Honor of Inky’s Daring Escape: Octopuses Around the House”

Becky Harris – April 15, 2016 The slippery New Zealand sea creature has the internet abuzz, but an octopus as a conversation starter is nothing new to designers. By now you may have read about Inky the Octopus, a crafty creature who probably could have escaped from Alcatraz with ease. In honor of Inky’s jailbreak from […]

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 […]

Geo 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 Scrapbooking.com~! And here are some awesome ways […]

Nature Walk

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 just aren’t exactly my style. Unless it’s in home decor of course! Check out some […]

For The Art Connoisseur

  Any home decor enthusiast knows that with the right touch, your bathroom can be a work of art. 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 sea-life […]

Everyday is a Day at the Beach

Looking for a beautiful beach get away, but just can’t seem to step out of your home office? I get it, times are hard. People are busy and frankly, overworked. And sometimes, the longest break a lot of us get is a nice hot shower at the end of the day, or a fancy bathsalt […]