How To Pick The Perfect Bathroom


open plan bathroom The bathroom may be one of the smallest rooms in the home, but it’s also one of the most important – fulfilling a range of daily needs. If you’re interested in having a new bathroom installed, choosing a great design that looks and functions beautifully is key to making the most of your space.

At KNB we offer a bespoke design service, as well as a range of solutions to help you pick the perfect bathroom. We understand that choosing a design to suit your personality and meet your needs is crucial, so we have put together a guide to help you plan the bathroom of your dreams – from concept and design, to completion.

Fitted Bathroom Design Ideas

Bathroom Suite

When it comes to designing a bathroom, choosing a suite that you love and is a good fit for the space available is often the best place to start. There are a wide range of modern and traditional bathroom suites you can choose from, depending on your specific needs and design ideas. So whether you’re looking for a sleek, white finish or an elegant, rustic feel in your bathroom, you’re guaranteed to find the perfect fit for your bathroom.

Click through to our Bathroom Suite guide for more information.


There are so many different styles of bath available nowadays, that it can be overwhelming deciding on the best one for your home. Each bathtub has a different function and personality, and the one you choose will instantly change the look and feel of your bathroom.

Read our dedicated Bathtub Guide for information on how to pick the perfect bathto meet your needs and design tastes.

white freestanding bath tubShower

Whatever the size and shape of your bathroom, a shower can be easily installed into a corner space without taking up too much room. Adding to their versatility is the range of shower enclosures, door styles and shower heads that you can choose from to complete your dream bathroom design.

Our Shower Guide offers great advice on how to choose the right shower for your bathroom.


The toilet is one of the most important features in a bathroom, and there’s a number of different models and sizes you can choose from. Whether you’re re-fitting a family bathroom or a small cloakroom or en-suite, there’s a toilet to suit, and modern designs are looking sleeker and more stylish

Find out more on our Bathroom Toilets Guide.


Tiling in the bathroom, for the walls and floors, is the material of choice for many homeowners. Carpeted floors and wallpaper lack the practicality, hygiene and stylish, smooth finish of modern tiles, and with so many different varieties, colours and sizes available, there is so much creativity to be had.

Read our Bathroom Tiling guide for tiling design ideas and inspiration.

Sinks and Taps

Sinks and taps for the bathroom are extremely varied in terms of style, shape and size. Matching your basin and taps with the rest of the bathroom is a key styling factor, but you will also need to take into consideration the purpose of your sink, who will be using it, and how much space you have available.

Find out more about picking the perfect Bathroom Sink & Taps.

dual bath tub tap with shower fixtureLighting

The right lighting can transform your bathroom; highlighting key features, setting the ambience, and creating the illusion of more space. There are different types of lighting to suit any bathroom design, with a broad range of colours and styles to suit your needs and personality.

Read more on our Bathroom Lighting guide.

bathroom unit with towels on