18 green bathroom ideas inspired by nature's finest shade

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Create a soothing sanctuary with a tiled botanical mural (Image credit: Baked Tile Co)

Green is a colour associated with nature and new beginnings, making green bathroom ideas a good option when it comes to bathroom design

"A shade we typically associate with nature, the colour green is renowned for its calming effects, making it a perfect option for bathrooms," says Jorge Hernandez, product & design manager at Britton Bathrooms.

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Lesley Taylor

Lesley Taylor is an designer with more than 25 years’ experience across both residential and commercial property. A registered member of BIID – the British Institute of Interior Design – Lesley has authored 10 books on interior design.

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Jorge Hernandez

Jorge is passionate about the way design shapes our interaction with the world. He believes designing for the bathroom, a seemingly utilitarian space, is an important necessity that offers the designer plenty of tools to play with including material, colour, and experience.

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Tim Dixon

Tim Dixon is the fifth-generation of family-run wallpaper business Beautiful Walls, which started life in 1854 as The London Paper Hanging Company. And while the name might have changed, he prides himself on the company's commitment to great design and exceptional customer service.

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Paul Dwyer

Paul Dwyer has worked in the bathroom industry for nearly 30 years, in various jobs. In 2016 he was offered the role of Managing Director at Thomas Crapper and has spent the last eight years building on the foundation of quality and attention to detail, widening the range and bringing it more up to date. 

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Leigh Price

Leigh Price is the Co-Director of luxury bathroom and tile specialist Real Stone, Tile & Bathroom, founder over 14 years ago. Leigh is well versed in all elements of bathroom design, offering creative and practical advice for creating the bathroom of your dreams.

Sarah Harley
Assistant Editor

Sarah is Homebuilding & Renovating’s Assistant Editor and joined the team in 2024. An established homes and interiors writer, Sarah has renovated and extended a number of properties, including a listing building and renovation project that featured on Grand Designs. Although she said she would never buy a listed property again, she has recently purchased a Grade II listed apartment. As it had already been professionally renovated, she has instead set her sights on tackling some changes to improve the building’s energy efficiency, as well as adding some personal touches to the interior.