17 Grey Bathroom Ideas: How to use This Versatile Colour in Your Scheme

a tonal grey bathroom scheme
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You might think there's not much new when it comes to grey bathroom ideas, but you'd be wrong. Though grey bathrooms have been popular for a long time, shifting trends, new designs and materials and more innovative brands than ever before mean there's always a new idea to try out in your space. 

From wall coverings to fixtures and fittings, there's plenty of ways to bring grey elements into your bathroom design, whether grey makes up the majority of your colour palette or is just an accent in a wider scheme. 

Hugh Metcalf

Hugh is editor of sister title Livingetc.com and former digital editor of homebuilding.co.uk. He has worked on a range of home, design and property magazines, including Grand Designs, Essential Kitchens, Bathrooms, Bedrooms and Good Homes. Hugh has developed a passion for modern architecture and green homes, and moonlights as an interior designer, having designed and managed projects ranging from single rooms to whole house renovations and large extensions. He's currently renovating his own Victorian terrace in Essex, DIYing as much of the work as possible. He's recently finished his kitchen renovation, which involved knocking through walls, and landscaping a courtyard garden, and is currently working on a bathroom renovation.