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Tenant Friendly Ways to Upgrade Your Bathroom

Freshly Upgraded Bathroom With Plants and a Ladder ShelfUpgrading your Goodlettsville rental home bathroom can appear to be an overwhelming task, especially if you cannot paint or make any permanent changes. But thank goodness, there are many excellent ways to create an upgraded look and feel, most without having to get your landlord’s permission. If you’re planning for a bathroom upgrade, you need to check our list of easy, do-it-yourself, and renter-friendly ways to create a design you’ll love.

Add Decorative Touches

Adding some unexpected decorative touches is one of the simplest methods to update an older bathroom. Attaching colorful framed art to an empty wall can directly give character and style to the room. On the other hand, consider installing a curved shower curtain rod, a display of elegant glass or pottery, or a flower arrangement to a wall, windowsill, or on top of the toilet tank.

Layer Textures

One more technique to upgrade the feel of your bathroom is to give it some texture. As an illustration, utilize baskets to store linens and other bathroom essentials. You may choose matching baskets or pick complementary styles to give even more visual interest. Also, bring to mind to utilize cabinets and doors, too! You can install a basket over a cabinet or closet door with a simple hook for easy off-the-floor additional storage.

Cover Up

Why not conceal your rental’s bathroom floor if it looks outdated? A beautiful rug can help hide ugly flooring while giving a soft place to stroll on bare feet. On the other hand, you could opt for a vinyl floor cloth, which looks like vinyl flooring but installs like an area rug. Both choices are quick to install and easy to remove when you’re prepared to change everything around.

Natural Beauty

If you’ve got a green thumb or just appreciate outdoors, why not bring a little of it into your bathroom? Think about including some potted houseplants around the tub or in an empty corner for bathrooms with adequate sunlight. Plants won’t just give beauty to your residence, but they can also freshen the air and make the time spent in your bathroom far more pleasant.

Trendy Storage

Does the spot over your toilet look a little bare? Give your bathroom an instant upgrade by placing an attractive over-the-toilet shelf unit. There is a wide range of different styles to choose from, and if you decide on one that is freestanding, there is no reason to drill holes in the walls. From wood to polished brass, minimalist modern to ornate traditional, a shelving unit can give both storage space and a stylish appearance to your rental home’s bathroom. Aside from all of that, you can take it with you no matter where you go!


If your rental home’s bathroom appears to be a little old and shabby, applying these tips can help you achieve an upgraded feel without making any permanent changes. But if you’re planning to make a change, or maybe a rental house with a nicer bathroom, give Real Property Management Key Response a call. Our Goodlettsville property managers can help you find a rental home with the updated look and feel you wish and perhaps an overall better fit for you and your style. You can also view our listings online.

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