▷ 8 perfect colors for small bathrooms

  Decorating a small bathroom is not difficult, as long as attention to detail is paid; storage space, the type of natural and artificial light ... But above all, you have to know how to choose the right color. These are the 8 colors perfect for small baths.  

Black and White

If there is the perfect color combination, it is white with black. An elegant contrast, with a positive effect and, when used well, can create the perception that the space is larger.   The black color should cover the bottom wall , giving a feeling of depth. The white, on the other hand, will dress the rest of the walls. The same black background color can be used on the floor, to give a sense of continuity, or a gray tone, to create greater contrast. Very important: to use black in a small bathroom, the space must have good lighting, both natural and artificial. Otherwise, when you enter the bathroom you will begin to feel overwhelmed.  


Some people think that strong colors should never be used in small spaces. However, a color like yellow creates an atmosphere of spirit, joy and strength. In addition, produces the amplitude visual effect. It may be the main color, but never be the only one in this room. You have to combine with a white to add more light or the black , to add another nuance. A color that you can enter both on walls and on furniture.  


  Of all the colors that can be used in small bathrooms, blue is the jewel in the crown. A color that transmits peace, relaxes and creates a feeling of spaciousness. A light blue can be combined with meter-type porcelain tiles, which produces the effect that the space is visually duplicated. Can darker shades be used? Of course, an intense blue combined with white, preventing the dark tone from visually damaging the space. Along with a white marble floor, the combination is perfect for small spaces.  


Using a color as powerful as pink in a small bathroom? It is not a bad idea, as there are several ways to take advantage of it. For example, coat the walls, along with a blank wood tile, with a soft tone wallpaper. Combined with romantic furniture, the result will be a bathroom out of a fairy tale. The other option is to combine pink with black and white tiles, to add character and personality to your bathroom decor. Very important: in a small bathroom you should never use two different shades of pink , because it is visually stressful.  


For professional decorators, gray is a must for any space in the house: kitchens, bedrooms, patios ... and, above all, bathrooms. Like white, this color gives a feeling of spaciousness, it is relaxing and very easy to combine with other colors.   Walls can be painted gray, or use tiles with a slightly darker floor, and combine it with Nordic or minimalist white furniture. Apart from white, it is a color that contrasts perfectly with black, red, blue and yellow .  


  A color that adds maturity to the space? The beige tones are perfect for this task. Ideal for decorating a bathroom in shabby chic, boho chic or romantic if combined with baroque tiles in gold tones. It is a color that brings warmth, delicacy and elegance to the space. When this color is the primary, notes of brown must be added throughout the furniture. Another thing to keep in mind is that the beige color absorbs light, so it can only be used in bathrooms that have a lot of natural light, or that will have good artificial lighting.  

Sea water

It is not only used in nautical decoration. The sea water color can be used in a modern, rustic, chic and minimalist small bathroom. It is a relaxing tone , ideal for small spaces because it provides warmth and a marine atmosphere.   Use it on the back wall, to get more visual depth. On the rest of the walls, a white tone, or a slightly darker blue to enhance the strength of this color. Do you find it too burdensome to put it on the walls? It can also be entered through the furniture, with walls dressed in white or in a very light gray tone.  


For those who want a bathroom in which bright and vibrant shades are the protagonists, they should try coral or salmon. An ideal shade for , walls improving the lighting of the space. However, it is very heavy to look at. So it must be combined with other colors such as white, adding white marble walls. Another possibility is to combine with the green color , in a very soft tone.