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In the fast-paced workaday world we live in, homeowners want a retreat from their busy lives.
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5 Universally-designed showers eliminate curbed entries and replace them with a seamless flow of flooring throughout the bathroom.

6Spacious, spa-like baths offer the oasis homeowners are searching for in new home design.

celebrities who make people swoon for the latest in design on their own projects. Most of us realize those hour-long shows are a highlight reel of the process and often do not show the full picture of what is and is not possible on a given project. However, builders who recognize the HGTV-effect on the industry can capitalize on what is trending on those shows to have a better understanding of what clients want in every room of the house. In the fast-paced workaday world we live in, homeowners want a retreat from their busy lives. The master bathroom provides a canvas for builders to create a space that far exceeds its function, yet is timeless and inviting.