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    Best Master Bathroom Honorable Mention: The Saginaw Home Plan

    Master Bathroom Square Footage: 134 by The Log Connection 888-207-0210; Highlights: A separate water closet allows multiple users to access the bathroom simultaneously. A soaking tub offers great views of the outdoors, and serves as the perfect divider to allow each homeowner his or her own private sink station. Inclusion of a separate tub […]

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    Best Master Bathroom Honorable Mention: Islander Home Plan

    Master Bathroom Square Footage: 148 by Murray Arnott Design 866-603-3889; Highlights: A glass shower subtly mimics the curvature of the polygonal setting in which it rests while offering plenty of space for its user. Jack-and-Jill sinks and a toilet are tucked neatly into opposing corners to maximize floor space. Placement adjacent to the walk-in […]

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    Best Bath Products for Log Homes

    Top bathroom manufacturers unveiled new products to the industry at the KBIS 2010 show, ranging from updated color trends to easy-use technologies.

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    Bathroom Design and Decor — and More!

    No matter what kind of square footage you’re working with, you can amp up the hubs of your home with our log home decor and design tricks. Room #1: Bathrooms Small and Simple James Ray Spahn photo Design: Add a pretty window. One window changes everything about this room. It opens up the space to […]

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    15 Tips for Bathroom Decor

    Country’s Best Log Homes looks at the nuances for all sizes of bathrooms.

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    Bedroom Design Dos and Don’ts

    Tips from designers and decorators to get you thinking about bedroom planning.

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    Shower Power

    A long soak in a luxury tub feels great, but who has the time? Homeowners looking for a treat they can enjoy every day are choosing to upgrade their showers. Want to elevate your shower to a vertical spa? Here is a look at the latest trends and innovations. Tech Trends Enter the age of […]

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    Bathroom Makeovers for Less Than $100

    When homeowners think of updating and remodeling their home, one of the first places they focus on is the bathroom. Updating this area can be fun and easy — and inexpensive if you are willing to do the work yourself. There are three major components to your bathroom that can easily be remodeled: the floor, […]

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    Designing the Perfect Bathroom, Choosing Proper Materials and Finishes

    What are the best materials for heavy wear and tear when it comes to countertops, faucets and fixtures? Bath countertops can be anything from wood to ceramic tile or concrete. Laminates are probably the most underrated since they are often associated with cheap or “builder grade” construction. However, there are many high-quality laminates that offer […]

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    Log Home Lighting Tips – Bathroom

    • Install strip lights on either side of your mirror to achieve the best lighting for preening. • Use compact fluorescent bulbs to save energy costs and to render color accurately in the vanity area. • Add dimmer switches to all light sources to help your eyes adjust in the morning from dark to light. […]

  11. Guide to Log Home Fixture Companies

    Find fixtures for your log home with one of these manufacturers.

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    Hot Tubs: Creating a Budget

    Where to begin with creating a hot tub budget.

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    Baths with Splash

    6 ways you can indulge in a spa-like space without leaving the comfort of home

  14. Baths for the Masses

    Secondary bathrooms, such as the powder room and upstairs hall bath, are used by some of the most important people in your life — your kids, your guests, your mother, you. In fact, it’s guaranteed that everyone will spend some time in one of these bathrooms every single day. Making the most of these spaces, […]

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      Designing and decorating your bath is more than just positioning the shower and choosing a faucet and linens. It’s also about creating a room that can cater to a variety of activities (the bath is the original multipurpose room) that’s also a restful and soothing spot to unwind. This bath does just that. It’s […]

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    Luxury for Less: Dress Up Your Log Home Without Breaking the Bank

    Tips for dressing up your log home without breaking the bank. Our list of affordable ideas will have you on the road to extravagance in no time—with plenty of leftover money in your home budget .

  17. Building the Perfect Bath

      Baths of the past emphasized practicality over aesthetics. They were small, sterile spaces that served their purpose, nothing more. Remember the outhouse or the privy? Though function is still a top priority, today’s homeowners want baths that are more luxurious. They may even come with all sorts of modern amenities, including televisions, music systems, […]

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      We need our baths to be functional, but we also like our creature comforts. “Baths are no longer utilitarian,” says Megan Haas, design director at Gastineau Log Homes in New Bloomfield, Missouri. “Women especially want their master bath to be a refuge.” No matter what your design sensibilities, it’s easy to add comfort and […]

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