we started out with this idea of redoing the bathroom downstairs
kinda on a whim.
we always knew we wanted to overhaul it... but that wouldn't be for awhile.
BUT... bethany and stephen would be staying with us for a month,
and we thought, hey, what a perfect time to do this!
i had painted it this pretty blue color (plumage by martha) when we moved in.
but the countertop was pink, and the toilet was made for a
midget little person.
i was just gonna swap out the counter top (for $2 i found one at habitat restore, but it didn't fit)
(then i was gonna just get a new faucet and paint the top, too expensive)
once I (yes all by myself for the reals) got the vanity out
there was an obvious lack of linoleum on the footprint.
i had always wanted to try my hand at painting linoleum.
so that's what i did.
i also had to paint the walls
so i primed with no voc primer
then i painted with floor and concrete paint
it was a really light grey color, but i held up swatches of all the colors
and honestly lighter was better
from home depot, i think $125?
we have the same one upstairs and love it
it has an elongated bowl
and it taller
and is water saving with a dual flush.
cam did this part
cam did this part too
and had to finagle sink parts
so it would all fit.
the vanity was around $225
and the faucet $90
both from homedepot
etsy find $25
urban outfitters $14
overall i think it looks great!
so far the floor has held up great, minus where we scooted the vanity and a small piece of painted ripped off... but honestly it is doing awesome!