Common bathroom design mistakes and how to avoid them

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Being aware of the most common bathroom mistakes made by those carrying out this kind of project is the best way to ensure you don't end up repeating them — so we asked experts in the world of bathroom design for the mishaps they most often come across. 

Embarking on a bathroom design and installation project is really exciting and with the right planning and products can result in a space that will not only make life run a little smoother but should also add value to your home.

Natasha Brinsmead

Natasha is Homebuilding & Renovating’s Associate Content Editor and has been a member of the team for over two decades. An experienced journalist and renovation expert, she has written for a number of homes titles. Over the years Natasha has renovated and carried out a side extension to a Victorian terrace. She is currently living in the rural Edwardian cottage she renovated and extended on a largely DIY basis, living on site for the duration of the project. She is now looking for her next project — something which is proving far harder than she thought it would be.