Glass bathtubs are the next big thing in bathroom décor. Besides looking like a pieces of art, these tubs are definitely one of a kind. When choosing such a unique piece for your bathroom, you’ll need to pay close attention to all the details. Get some inspiration below on how to make this vanishing bathtub trend work in your home!
One main concern regarding fully see-through glass bathtubs is finding a contractor to properly install them. Since this style tub is uncommon in the average household, make sure you do your research to find a well trained professional. You’ll need to make sure the tub is installed with a waterproof coating and has some sort of a cement base whether that’s under a layer of tiles or a bed of river rocks.
Proper Feng Shui
Glass bathtubs definitely aren’t for everyone. You have to have somewhat of a specific bathroom style to compliment this daring piece. The vanishing tub fits great in a home with a very contemporary or modern style. While this tub give a sense of openness, keep your bathroom very minimal. Clean lines and smooth shiny surfaces compliment this piece perfectly!
Giving the aura of a luxe, sophisticated vibe, this tub needs the perfect atmosphere. If the modern style isn’t your cup of tea, go for a natural oasis. Create a space that feels like your bathing outdoors. This style is perfect for a bathroom with floor to ceiling windows. Just make sure your neighbors can’t see in!
The Right Tub filler
When designing your bathroom around a free standing glass bathtub, make sure your choosing accessories wisely. Tub fillers are essential when you place the tub in the center of the room. Go for a minimalist piece that is very sleek, like this Bathhaus tub filler by Whitehaus Collection. The straight lines and shiny polished chrome finish will compliment your glass tub perfectly!
Get some inspiration for your home from these photos below!