6 ISSUES FOR £6 Subscribe to Surrey Life today click here

Revitalise your bathroom with 2017’s hottest interior trends

PUBLISHED: 12:07 15 February 2017 | UPDATED: 13:38 15 February 2017

All products are available at Ripples Reigate

All products are available at Ripples Reigate

kuhnle+knoedler

With 2017 comes a whole host of hotly anticipated design trends. There’s no exception when it comes to the bathroom but thankfully bathroom retailer Ripples are on hand to offer their advice about the trends to keep a look out for and how to introduce them in to your own home. Here, Designer and Manager of Ripples in Reigate, Joanne Crane, offers her advice…

All products are available at Ripples ReigateAll products are available at Ripples Reigate

1. GOING GREEN

This year we are going green, Pantone have recently announced that their colour of the year is Greenery, which they say is a “refreshing and revitalizing” shade of green. This uplifting shade works perfectly throughout the whole house. We’re teaming it with a darker colour palette to bring out the sophisticated and timeless side of this colour, look to add a touch of metallic and champagne hues to really work this trend in to your bathroom well.

2. NATURAL

Bring the outdoors in; it’s as simple as that. Wood should be high on everyone’s interiors agenda for 2017. 2016 was a huge year for ‘Scandi Styling’ and it’s set to continue. The use of wood in a bathroom is exactly what makes a Scandinavian space. While natural is usually best, when it comes to this trend take a look at porcelain wood-effect tiling, it not only looks incredible but in the long-run it’s more practical in a bathroom and is low maintenance too!

All products are available at Ripples ReigateAll products are available at Ripples Reigate

3. URBAN

Concrete is having a real moment; it might be an unexpected interiors trend but it’s set to be the hottest trend for 2017. It’s never looked cooler than in the bathroom, team a concrete basin with a touch of black and very cool patterned tiles for a cloakroom with an industrial twist.

4. CRUSHING ON COPPER

All products are available at Ripples ReigateAll products are available at Ripples Reigate

The design trend for copper accents is here to stay, it’s a trend that adds warmth and elegance to any setting. If you are looking to lend a nod to the trend then invest in statement pieces including a copper radiator, or a beautiful copper bath. When it comes to copper it’s really important to complement it with other materials, consider using slate grey as a beautiful complementary colour, as this will really make the copper in your bathroom pop.

5. BLACK AND WHITE

Chic and effortless, black and white is still most definitely in fashion. Opt for a touch of both, or be bold and go for bright white. Add some on-trend monochrome tiles to your hallway and cloakroom to tap in to the trend for boutique hotel inspired bathrooms.

All products are available at Ripples ReigateAll products are available at Ripples Reigate

While there are many bathroom trends for 2017 and I am sure many new trends will emerge as we approach summer and beyond, what’s most important is making sure that the trend works for you, think about your lifestyle, how you want to use your bathroom and what is important. Working with a design specialist will also ensure that the space not only looks sensational but is practical too.

Head to Ripples Reigate to chat to Joanne Crane about transforming your bathroom…

9-11 West Street

Reigate

RH2 9BL

01737 226450

www.ripplesbathrooms.com

You can also follow Ripples Bathrooms on Twitter and Facebook.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Surrey visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Surrey staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Surrey account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More from Out & About

Thu, 06:45

People travel from far and wide to walk the Surrey Hills. We pick 10 reasons it might just be one of the prettiest places in England

Read more

To celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in 2018, this year’s Beautiful Surrey photography competition theme is ‘capturing the Surrey Hills’

Read more
Thursday, September 14, 2017

Our county’s greens and fairways are considered to be among the very best around by some of the world’s greatest golfers. Here’s a bagful to tick off your scoresheet...

Read more

It’s known for its famous residents and posh pads but there’s much more to this charming Surrey village on the banks of the River Mole than pure glitz and glam

Read more
Monday, September 11, 2017

The weekend is fast approaching and for those still deciding how to spend their Friday through to Sunday, we pick five of the best ways to spend your weekend in Surrey

Read more
Monday, September 4, 2017

Hosted by Surrey Life Food & Drink Awards sponsors Local Food Britain at Guildford’s G Live entertainment venue, a brand new food and drink festival is bringing the best of Surrey and beyond to our county town this September

Read more
Monday, August 14, 2017

The UK’s leading French property show returns to Olympia London from 16-17 September

Read more
Wednesday, August 9, 2017

To celebrate the best of beautiful Surrey, we’ve created this inspiring 132-page coffee table magazine. In A Celebration of Surrey Life we travel across our county in search of the must-visit hotspots, via towns and villages, the best restaurants, places to stay and more

Read more
Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Whether looking to enjoy a riverside view, relax at a nature reserve or impress your barbecue guests with some scintillating treats, August’s Surrey Life magazine has got your summer in Surrey covered

Read more
Friday, August 4, 2017

From historic streets to mysterious gems, Heritage Open Day weekend throws open the doors of Surrey’s hidden heritage. Matthew Williams shines a light on 30 of the best places to visit

Read more
Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Surrey has been used as a film location for many a blockbuster movie and the county’s hotels, woods and villages are no stranger to visits from the Hollywood A-list. Here’s just a few of the movies that have been, at least in part, filmed in Surrey

Read more
Monday, July 31, 2017

From lazy days drifting down the River Thames in a hot tub to stand-up paddleboarding in a disused quarry via outdoor theatre, cinema and music festivals, we dare you to get bored in Surrey this summer!

Read more

Enjoying an enthralling mix of river life, cosmopolitan living and hidden heritage, this month we visit wonderful Weybridge

Read more
Friday, July 28, 2017

While many of these comedies will be no stranger to our TV screens, we bet they were filmed a bit closer to home than you think…

Read more
 
Great British Holidays advert link

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Subscribe or buy a mag today

subscription ad
Surrey Life Application Link

Local Business Directory

Surrey's trusted business finder

Job search in your local area



Search For a Car In Your Area

Property Search