How to Decorate a Modern Farmhouse Bathroom

Modern farmhouse bathrooms are a look that easier to achieve then think. In fact, a lot of it comes down to a few elements that are repeat over again and over again.

White subway tiles

White subways tiles are a very classic look. You see them everywhere so it should be no surpise that they also work great in a modern farmhouse bathroom.

There a couple ways you can use white subway tiles as a backsplash. Of course there the classic look white tiles with white grout. These are some good subway tiles for that look.

Another great look with subway tiles is to use white tiles with a dark grout. I love this look. A good example is these tiles.

Plank wall

Plank walls area nice way to add a nice farmhouse touch while still keeping things modern. Espically white or light color planks look great in a modern farmhouse bathroom.

Here how to put planks up in your bathroom. This is a good example of white plank wall in a bathroom. And this is a good example of wood planks in a bathroom.

Wood vanities

Your bathroom vanity is the focus point of the room. So it important to put a good vanity. A good one to pick for a modern farmhouse vanity is a wood one.

I love this freestanding wood vanity from home depot. Another vanity from home depot its a bit larger plus its a floating vanity.

This a nice wood vanity with black accents perfect for a modern farmhouse bathroom. Here another vanity thats just wood.

Farmhouse sinks

Another great way to add a farmhouse touch to your bathroom is with a farmhouse sink. There a couple different style of sinks.

This is quite a small sink that still has that farmhouse vibe to it. This sink has more that classic farmhouse look to it. A different farmhouse sink is this trough sink.

Black accents

Something that really helps to keep your bathroom modern is black accents. From taps to black shower frames there are lots of ways you can add black accents to your bathoroom. If your not sure how to add black accents apartment therapy has a great post on it.

A good way to add some black is with a black tap. Here a nice single handle tap. This tap has more of classic look to it. For more of an unique look pick this wall mounted tap.

Another way you can add some black touches to your bathroom is with a shower frame. This one would be perfect for a walk in shower. Here another black shower frame this one has a sliding door.

Of course there are other ways you can add black accents. Like with these black towel holders. Or a black light like this wall sconce.

Wood accents

Of course if you want to make you bathrom a bit more farmhouse it helps to add some wood accents. There are a few differnt ways you can do this.

For example with this wood stool. Or some wood shelves. You can get a wood wastebasket to add a farmhouse touch to your bathroom. Of course you could also get a wood soap dispenser and a wood toothbrush holder.

Circle Mirror

There something about a circle mirror that really fresh and modern.And it would be a great addition to your modern farmhouse bathroom.

I love this hanging wood frame mirror. This black circle mirror is also cute. And finally here a simple wood circle mirror.

Natural baskets

Outside of using wood another way to add some natural texture to your bathroom is to you baskets. They are also great for adding storage to your bathroom.

This basket would look great on a shelf. While this basket would make a great laundry hamper. And this basket would be great for storage.

If you’re not sure how yet how to give your bathroom that modern farmhouse look. Click here for some inspiration.

It not that hard to get that modern farmhouse look for your bathroom. Its as simple as incorporating a few of the items listed above.

34 Modern Farmhouse Bathrooms

Bathrooms can be a hard space to decorate. Because they need to be functional. Everyone wants to be able to use their bathroom. These modern farmhouse bathroom below show how you can mix style with function.

I love this bathroom. It looks amazing while still being usable. Like those his and her sinks. And it has lots of storage while still having a strong modern farmhouse vibe.

A short list of things that makes this bathroom great. The tile floor. The black cabinet. And mirrors wooden frame.

This bathroom is the perfect representation of modern farmhouse. Even the little things like the black grout on the white subway tile makes this bathroom modern while the wood frames on the mirrors keep things farmhouse.

How great is that mirror. I mean this whole bathroom looks amazing but that mirror is next level. Does anyone know where I can get an mirror like that?

A tiny bathroom that full of style. A few things I love about this bathroom. The woven basket. The little wooden shelf above the sink and the letter board on the wall.

Almost every modern farmhouse use black to help keep things modern. This bathroom doesn’t have black in it. Instead it keeps things modern by using white and natural wood.

A very classic bathroom that not boring. I like how they kept the vanities natural wood instead of making then black it breaks things up nicely.

These his and her sinks are the best. I can just see kids getting ready here in the morning. And clean up would be easy because the main thing to clean would be be the floor.

This bathroom looks great. And most of that is due to the wood frame around the mirror and frame sign hanging beside the sink. While the rest of the bathroom just fades into the background.

I don’t like pedestal sinks because they offer no storage. But this bathroom more then makes ups for any storage that migh have been lost With the woven basket and wire shelves.

This bathroom was kept super simple making the sink take center stage. And what a sink it is. This extra large sink is perfect for those with children in their house

Bathroom can often be sterile spaces with only new things and hard surfaces. And that why I love this vanity so much. It doesn’t just add some color and warmth to the room it also adds a sense of history.

There something about white planks in the bathroom that gets me every time. It such a modern yet rustic look. Does somebody want to add some white planks to my bathroom.

One thing I never though of putting in the bathroom was a ladder. I only seen them used for blankets but it works perfectly to put one behind the toilet. Adding both storage and style to this bathroom.

A very simple bathroom but very well done. I love how they use the planks on the wall with the black accent to make this bathroom modern farmhouse.

My favorite thing about this bathroom is how it gives the tub a seperate area. By putting wood planks on the walls around the tub. And the chandelier above it, makes the bathtub the focal point of the room.

One of the first thing I fell in love with in this bathroom is the gingham pattern on the walls. And then I notice those lovely circle mirrors with wood frames. And everything in this room looks great and works well together.

There so much you could say about this bathroom so instead of trying to say everything I’ll keep it simple. This is a great bathroom. And I wish my bathroom was half as nice.

The sink really says everything in this bathroom. It farmhouse while still being kinda modern. And the black accents finish everything off nicely.

I love it when bathrooms add some unexpect color like they did with this cabinet. It still very modern and farmhouse without being cliche.

Such a perfect example of a modern farmhouse bathroom. Their use of black and white contrasts nicely with the wood vanity. And the farmhouse accents finish everything off nicely.

This room has a very classis look yet it very playful. I love the animals print they hung up it lightens the mood of the whole room.

Showers can be a hard space to decorate or finish with personality. Unless you want to use funky tiles there aren’t that many options. Which is why I love this shower and the black trim on the shower door.

This bathroom is modern farmhouse without rely on black and white. The certainly is white in this bathroom but black isn’t used at all. Instead they added gold accents. They even added color with the shower tiles.

How clever is it to add a shelf under the sink. Turning wasted space into storage space. Also that floor is amazing. I want it in my house.

Who know planked walls would look so good in the bathroom. This bathroom has a very strong farmhouse vibe but the light walls and the black accents keep things modern.

Most everthing in this bathroom is black or white with the expectation of the wood shelves. Yet nothing is boring or overdone. And I love the tiles on the floor.

One of things that make this bathroom great is how they did their his and her sinks. I like how they put the sinks on top of the counter and those mirrors are swoon worthy.

A gorgeous bathroom that looks like it has tons of storage. I love how they incorporate those shelves into the wall. Because you can never have too much storage.

I think I just discover the formula for the perfect bathroom. White + black + wood = the best bathroom ever. But seriously isn’t this bathroom amazing.

OK this bathroom isn’t finished it obviously it is missing a mirror. But look at how much style it has before its finished. I love the vanity they picked it is very farmhouse

The perfect powder room. It has a lot of personality and style while still keeping everything you need nearby. Also I love that basket for a hamper.

A simple bathroom that packed full of style. I love how the black mirrors pop on those light colors wall. Also proof you don’t need lots of wood to make things farmhouse.

This bathroom is such a good represent of modern farmhouse. I really loved how they use black to keep things modern. And those wood touches fit perfectly without overdoing it.

If all this inspiration makes you want your own modern farmhouse bathroom check out this post which shows you how to decorate your bathroom to be modern farmhouse.

A modern farmhouse bathroom is easier then you think. Most of the bathrooms in this list have the same features repeat over and over again. Like the color scheme is usually black, white and wood tones.

10 Modern Kitchen Ideas for Small Spaces

It can be hard to fit a kitchen into a small space. Especially when you want a normal kitchen you can cook in, not just a fridge for leftover take out.

It is possible to fit a kitchen into a small space. It does take some creativity and you want to maximise every inch you have but it possible.

In fact, all these modern kitchens that I’m about to show you didn’t have a lot of space. Yet each one found ways to incorporate storage and made it unique.

This is a very cool kitchen. It modern without only being white. They have storage without making everything cabinets. And they also incorporate some art into the kitchen.

Ways to get this look.

Set up your breakfast bar at counter height. This gives you a great spot to eat and it could also double as extra counter space.

Add storage up high. They extended their cupboards to the ceiling. And even add some more above the breakfast bar. They have lots of storage but it doesn’t get in your way

Hang art. This might not be something you thought of doing in your kitchen but if you have a bank wall hang up some art. It injects of bit of your personality and it helps finish the room.

This is a tiny kitchen yet they manage to incorporate all the comforts of home. While still feeling bright and airy

Ways to get this look.

Keep the color pallete simple. This kitchen has white walls, white cupboards and light countertop and floors. This helps brighten the space. It also keeps prevents things from getting too busy.

Put your appliances besides each other. They put the stove and the fridge beside each other. This makes the most out of the space they have and eliminates any awkward pieces of counter space.

Add a window if possible. This kitchen has a lot of storage both upper and lower cabinets. Adding the window really brightens up the place.

This kitchen has a very calm casual vibe to it. Which I really like. It’s the whole simple and effortless look.

Ways to get this look.

Use shelves instead of cupboards. They both add storage but shelves add storage while keeping things open.

White cabinets and white walls. This helps the cabinets to fade into the background. And brighten ups the space.

Shelve your microwave. Putting your microwave up on a shelf frees up counter space while still keeping the microwave nearby.

Another white kitchen but this one has a more rustic vibe. Which has everything to do with the wood ceiling.

Ways to get this look.

Put wood on your ceiling. Especially if you have a high ceiling putting wood on the ceiling helps warm things up while also drawing your eye upwards.

Put storage on the other side. This can help eliminate those dreadful corner cupboards. And stop you from wasting space.

Move your stove around. Most people don’t put their stove on the peninsula but why not? It can help free up counter space and if you’re entertaining you can look at your guests rather then away from them.

A modern kitchen with lots of storage. They really thought things through and made the most of every inch.

Ways to get this look.

Keep your cabinets simple and bright. Their white glossy cabinets reflect the light. Which stops them from overwhelming the room.

Incorporate storage everywhere possible. They have a knife rack above the stove. Cutting boards leaning against the wall. There are jars on their counters. They took every storage opportunity they had.

This is basically my dream kitchen. It has some wonderful light. And it’s simple with interesting elements.

Ways to get this look.

No handles. This kitchen is very simple and big part of what makes it seem so simple and calm is the lack of handles and pulls on all the cabinets.

Add windows whenever possible. A big part of what makes this kitchen great is the natural light it’s getting from the window. Even though the window is in an awkward spot they made it work.

Add shelves. Especially when you have a wall of cabinets shelves can be a way to add storage without taking up too much space. They put their shelves on the window wall adding some storage without blocking the light.

This kitchen seems a lot more realistic to me then some of the other options. It a narrow galley kitchen without anything super fancy.

Ways to get this look.

Get the fridge of the way. Fridges can be big and hard to fit in your kitchen. By putting it on the other side of the room then the counter they maximise cabinets and counter space.

Add upper cabinets above table. They add a big cabinet above their little table. This is a good way to add some extra storage space.

This is another nice bright kitchen that full of storage.

Ways to get this look.

Hide your fridge. It looks like in this case they panel their fridge but even covering or matching the colour of your fridge to your cabinets can help it to disappear into the background.

Break up your storage. Just all cabinets can quickly become boring and industrial. In this kitchen, the cabinets are broken up by shelves and pretty storage containers. Providing the storage you need with the look you deserve.

This is a very modern kitchen without being all white. So perfect for those who don’t have a spotlessly clean house.

Ways to get this look.

Put the breakfast bar in front of the window. It can be hard to add storage to walls that have windows. Plus you get to look outside when eating which is also great.

Say no to white. Instead of making everything white like usual why don’t you switch things up a little with a light colour wood like this kitchen. Still modern but not so white.

One last modern kitchen. It looks great while also providing a lot of storage.

Ways to get this look.

Don’t put handles on your cabinets. They add a lot of visual clutter and don’t always look the best. Keep them off for a sleeker look.

White glossy cabinets can seem like a cliche but it works. This kitchen is packed with storage and looks great which a large part is due to those white glossy kitchen cabinets.

Hopefully, this helps inspire your kitchen and ways you can add storage while modernizing it. You certainly don’t have sacrifice your storage to get your style.

Have fun planning your kitchen improvements.

DIY Modern House Number

House number can look silly but you are required to have them on your house where they’re visible.

It may be hard to find some that fit the aesthetic of your house. But if you can they’re a great way to inject a little personality into the exterior of your home.

Having modern house number that fit with the exterior of your house can help everything tie together. And give your exterior a little extra oomph.

Which is why today I’m going to walk you through creating your very own DIY modern house number.

Now don’t worry if you are a beginner this is a simple project that doesn’t take much more then a few hours excluding drying time.

Materials

  • A board or some plywood for the backing of your numbers
  • Sandpaper
  • Paint or stain to pretty things up with
  • House numbers I like these floating stainless steel numbers
  • Drill and screws for hanging house number sign

Cutting the backing to size

We’ll start working on the backing of your house numbers. The first thing you’ll need to do is make sure your backing is the right size.

The no exact size for how big your house number sign should be. It really depends on where you plan on hanging it. And what size your numbers are going to be.

You can also choose the size based on your board or how much wood you have available.

If you’re not ready to commit to a size you can first mock it up with paper.

Cut the paper to the size you’re thinking about and put the number on there see if there enough space. You could also tape it up where you’re going to hang it make sure it fits the space that available.

Now if you are not confident with cutting wood down to size you don’t need to cut anything.

You can buy wood that already cut to size. Like these pine boards on amazon.

Prettify the backing

Once you have the board and it is the right size its time to make it look pretty.

Sand the board down and then wipe it off good. We don’t want there too little wood shavings that will get stuck in your paint or stain.

It time to make your backing look pretty. You can either paint or stain it. I love the classic white look. You could also warm things up with a rich walnut stain.

After you made it look pretty give it some time to dry before moving on to the next step.

Attach house numbers

Then it time to put your house numbers on the board.

Typically house number get screwed on. Most numbers come with instructions on how to do this.

You could also try glueing your house numbers on through you would need to make sure you have very strong glue that would last outdoors.

Once you have your numbers on your board all you have to do is hang the house numbers on the outside of your home.

Hanging house number sign on your house

Here a great tutorial on how to attach your house number to your side of your house. It even comes with different materials like brick stucco and vinyl siding.

And then you’re done. It really is as simple as that.

Personalization Ideas

Of course, you can always take things a step further and do a little personalization of this idea.

4 Men 1 Lady used stain paint stir sticks to make a unique backdrop her house numbers.

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A Crafted Passion did something similar to her house numbers. She also framed it as well.

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A Beautiful Mess kept things simple then add the cutest planter to her house numbers.

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What are you waiting for? Upgrade your house numbers today. It a simple way to boost the exterior of your home.