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5 Tips for Refreshing Restroom Renovations
How long has it been since you updated your restroom? Often neglected during office renovations, an outdated restroom speaks volumes about the organization that owns it.
“An outdated restroom looks worst on the building owner, especially in multi-tenant buildings,” notes Jacob Arlein, LEED AP and Partner at stok, a vertically integrated real estate services firm. “It shows the tenant that the building owner doesn’t necessarily think about these things.”
Don’t let your restrooms reflect poorly on your organization. Ensure a successful renovation project with these five tips.
1) Embrace Timeless Aesthetics
Classic design ages well and will still look welcoming and modern years down the line. Trendy colors can backfire when the fad fades, notes Robin Menge, Vice President of Commercial Interiors at GTM Architects. Pair the restroom’s general design themes with a similar look for corridors or common areas, as a radically different appearance just for the restrooms can be jarring.