How to Easily Design a Minimalist Commercial Washroom

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Public buildings that are used by crowds of people can benefit from a minimalism interior design approach, to balance the clutter and soothe the spirit.

The elements should only be the essentials, furniture should be scarce, multipurpose and basic in shape, lines and surface. The focus should be on sleek and simple designs.


1) Condense objects

Firstly, analysis the space, its goals and the number of daily uses. This gives you the overall capacity required.

Then consider the essentials - can two waste bins be used instead of six? Are there combination units that offer several products in one that can be used to save space and movement?


2) Place them harmoniously

Fittings could be mounted naturally from the walls, floor or ceiling, at the same height as each other without obstructing guests.

Keeping this in mind, recessed and semi-recessed accessories are a great option to reduce invading into the room.


3) Consider specialist designs

Among the assortment of layouts in the market, you can find ranges that are sleek and plain in design, which include clean lines and flat finishes.

For example, items that have 90-degree angles on corners and openings provide a slimline profile and concealed flanges that look minimalist.

This is true for your choice of hand dryers. Consider using sleek and slimline hand dryers that match the style of your bathroom, like the Mitsubishi Electric Jet Towel Hand Dryer.


4) Pick a small colour palette

Many bathrooms opt for one neutral colour; however, the idea is to select as few colour shades as possible.

This does not mean that you can’t use bright or strong colours. If you are using a bright design, then it is best to combine them prudently.

As an example, a minimalist commercial washroom can be designed with navy fittings on a pale blue wall.


5) Respect the pattern

Consistency between objects happens when all the design components share the same pattern.

In other words, the design looks best when the items belong to the same collection, manufacturer or trend.

If you use various designed products, then the result could be unsettling because the elements do not follow a pattern.

The trend for neat, simple living spaces is common in many public toilets, hotels, schools and work spaces.

Less is more.



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