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xx   HOUSE

Decorating ideas to make bathrooms both pretty and practical.
AMERICAN CRAFTSMAN Sep-Nov 1965 (v.1#2) pg. 46

Three bathroom remodelings. (1) Building in old fixtures with natural wood. Instructions for building sink and tub enclosures. (2) Accommodating a utility room and bath in a 6x9-ft. space. (3) Individualizing a typical "white box" bathroom.
APARTMENT LIFE Jan 1979 (v.11#1) pg. 76, 94

How to spruce up a bathroom with aging fixtures by adding strips of tape in "racing stripes" and using the mirror portion of a "gingerbready" oak dresser over the sink.
APARTMENT LIFE Apr 1979 (v.11#4) pg. 31

How to create instant counter space in a bathroom by attaching redwood patio deck sections to the wall with L brackets. Shelf is topped with glass.
APARTMENT LIFE Aug 1979 (v.11#8) pg. 68

Photo shows how adding a skylight can enhance a bathroom.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS May 1971 (v.49#5) pg. 46

Photo shows how two extra-wide mirrors, flanked by makeup lights, lend a modern note to a bathroom.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS May 1971 (v.49#5) pg. 46

Decorating tips for bathroom remodeling.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Aug 1971 (v.49#8) pg. 42

Photos and text suggest two ways to renovate a bathroom. First retains old style fixtures and accents them with bright red and yellow paint. Second version features new fixtures, a built-in storage closet and an enclosed vanity of plastic laminate around the sink.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1973 (v.51#1) pg. 34

How to remodel a bathroom. Six pages of tips include (1) a beamed ceiling, (2) a dropped ceiling (bulkhead) over the toilet, (3) installing a pocket door to divide one room into two privacy areas, (4) building three arches along one wall, and seven photos that show decorating tips.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1974 (v.52#1) pg. 30

Photo shows attractive bathroom wall made from 6" cedar lap siding. Est. cost: $55.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1974 (v.52#7) pg. 29

Photo shows how to update a small utilitarian bathroom by adding shelves and strip lighting on the wall above the sink and toilet, by installing foam-backed laminated plastic waterproof walls around the tub, and by adding a bar-mounted shower and shower curtain.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1975 (v.53#1) pg. 36

Six pages of photos and suggestions on bathroom remodeling ideas.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Aug 1975 (v.53#8) pg. 60

Photos show how to remodel two bathrooms. Est. cost: $500 to $600.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1976 (v.54#4) pg. 58

Photo shows how a bathroom can be redecorated with Texture 1-11 paneling on the walls and through the construction of a vanity, wall cabinet, mirror, light fixture and towel bar/shelf. Plan can be ordered for major items.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1977 (v.55#7) pg. 83

Tip on how to paint an imaginary window with "Peeping Toms" on a blank wall above a toilet.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1978 (v.56#1) pg. 68

Eight pages of decorating ideas that change a dull bathroom into a lively one.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jun 1978 (v.56#6) pg. 92

Making more of a tiny bathroom. Photos and diagrams show how two bathrooms (6x6.5-ft. and 5x7-ft.) were remodeled to create better usage and storage.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Aug 1981 (v.59#8) pg. 87

Bathroom planner. Items to consider in selecting fixtures, surfacing materials, lighting and luxury features. Includes minimum space guidelines for shower, toilet, bathtub and lavatory.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1999 (v.77#9) pg. 104

The essential DIY bathroom renovation guide. How to plan well, shop smartly, tear out and rebuild your bathroom with confidence.
CANADIAN HOME WORKSHOP May 1999 (v.22#7) pg. 31
Correction CANADIAN HOME WORKSHOP Jul-Aug 1999 (v.22#9) pg. 8

Brand new bathroom. A professional contractor shares his renovation tips on demolition, tub installation, wall tile, and floor tile.
CANADIAN HOME WORKSHOP Winter 2003 (v.26#3) pg. 38

Tip on installing decorative cedar strips on the walls of a bathroom.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Feb 1981 (v.4#5) pg. 5

Give your bathroom a new look and keep improvement costs down. Includes instructions on building bathroom shelves (medicine cabinets) into your walls between the studs.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jul 1982 (v.5#10) pg. 40, 42

Bathroom renovation. A guide to installing vanities, faucets, shower doors, tub surrounds and plastic plumbing.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jan 1986 (v.9#4) pg. 22

Bathroom remedies. Quick fixes for leaky faucets, caulking, loose fixtures, etc.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Aug 1987 (v.10#11) pg. 12

Renovator's diary. Step-by-step through small-scale bathroom remodeling.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Oct 1989 (v.13#1) pg. 37

Fabulous bathrooms. Improve a small powder room by installing a new vanity, two sinks, and ceramic tile floor. Includes instructions for building the vanity featuring lots of storage under the sinks and two glass-front medicine cabinets separated by open shelves.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Nov 1990 (v.14#2) pg. 19, 24

How to redo a bathroom with hand-painted ceramic tiles. Includes instructions for painting the tiles and installing them, along with an assortment of accessories you can decorate.
FAMILY CIRCLE Jul 10 1978 (v.91#8) pg. 88

Two approaches to spruce up a small, ordinary bathroom.
FAMILY CIRCLE Jun 26 1979 (v.92#9) pg. 88, 102

How to make framed lattice shutters, a lattice framed mirror, and lattice door fronts to create a trellis effect in a bathroom.
FAMILY CIRCLE Sep 18 1979 (v.92#13) pg. 109, 154

Two facelifts for tired bathrooms. Includes backlit dropped ceiling, wainscoting, tub trays, etc.
FAMILY CIRCLE Sep 22 1981 (v.94#13) pg. 22

25 bathroom decorating ideas.
FAMILY CIRCLE May 10 1983 (v.96#7) pg. 46

Remodeling a bathroom including linen storage, rolling laundry bin and installing melamine plastic hardboard around the tub.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #88 Oct 1965 (v.15#5) pg. 44

Photos and text illustrate the remodeling of a bathroom to install new fixtures, an enclosed tub/shower combination, and wall paneling.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #103 Apr 1968 (v.18#2) pg. 30

How to add lots of living space to your house and save $4,600. How to add front and back formers to a Cape Cod house to gain two additional bedrooms and a bath. Part 1. this section shows how a professional contractor framed in the dormers and finished the exterior. The homeowner installed the plumbing, interior partitions, insulation and drywall.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #128 Aug 1971 (v.21#6) pg. 37

How to work with a plumbing contractor in building a new bathroom in an addition. Includes instructions on do-it-yourself installation of a ceramic tile floor and finishing of the walls.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #165 Aug 1975 (v.25#6) pg. 42

Four drawings of bathrooms that can be added or updated. Costs for each, ranging from $400 to $1,000, are broken down. Estimates do not include labor.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #180 Apr 1977 (v.27#3) pg. 20

Photos of four bathroom renovations that rely on paint, wallpaper, and decorating to enhance dated fixtures.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #197 Mar 1979 (v.29#3) pg. 82

How to "open up" a tiny bathroom by adding a clerestory window.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #206 Feb 1980 (v.30#2) pg. 48

Recreate a Victorian kitchen and bath.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #230 Jul-Aug 1982 (v.32#6) pg. 28

How to redesign your bathroom.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #230 Jul-Aug 1982 (v.32#6) pg. 48

Master bathroom incorporates a large shower stall and a separate whirpool bath. Two rooms combined into this larger bathroom.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #230 Jul-Aug 1982 (v.32#6) pg. 53

Rescue a bathroom with ceramic tile. How to cover walls, floor and cabinets with colorful tiles.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #230 Jul-Aug 1982 (v.32#6) pg. 57

Clever built-ins add convenience to a small bathroom. Make your own medicine cabinet, vanity, linen cabinet, towel bar, magazine rack and decorative alcove.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #233 Nov 1982 (v.32#9) pg. 50

Mail-order bathroom remodeling. Tips on: (1) Dropping the ceiling and installing ceramic tile. (2) Installing a tub door. (3) Replacing medicine cabinet.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #237 Mar 1983 (v.33#3) pg. 39

Kitchen and bath remodeling guide.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #240 Jul-Aug 1983 (v.33#6) pg. 29

Tips for kitchen and bath cleaning. Cleaning wood panels & cabinets, appliances, stainless steel, tile, countertops, walls, ceilings, and floors.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #249 May-Jun 1984 (v.34#5) pg. 117

Build a better bathroom. (1) 6 weekends to a new bathroom. (2) Space-saving ceramic shower. (3) One day bath makeover.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #252 Oct 1984 (v.34#8) pg. 42, 48, 56

Basic home plumbing. Planning and layout for a shower and bathroom fixtures.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #252 Oct 1984 (v.34#8) pg. 120

How-to basics for kitchen and bath. Includes advice on framing and finish carpentry, electrical wiring, plumbing, kitchen layouts, countertops, etc.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #270 Jul-Aug 1986 (v.36#6) pg. 29

Super bath in a tiny space. Vanity wall provides a lot of storage in a small (5x10-ft.) bathroom. The four keys to successful bathroom remodeling are noted.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #271 Sep 1986 (v.36#7) pg. 20

Smart bathroom makeover. How one family turned their bathroom into a personal space. Photos show how tongue-and-groove redwood paneling was applied to ceiling and walls.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #282 Oct 1987 (v.37#8) pg. 31

Design and construction of a basement bathroom which features a shower with a glass block wall, ceramic tile floor and walls, Corian sinktop, etc.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #292 Oct 1988 (v.38#8) pg. 22

Weekend bathroom remodeling. Tips on installing a new vanity, medicine cabinet and light fixture.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #300 Jul-Aug 1989 (v.39#7) pg. 64

Remodeling a bathroom starting from scratch. How to tear out the old, replumb, and prepare your new bathroom for the finishing touches.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #302 Oct 1989 (v.39#9) pg. 30
Correction FAMILY HANDYMAN #305 Feb 1990 (v.40#2) pg. 4

Full bath (7x8-ft.). Cost and materials guide for a popular remodeling project.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #306 Mar 1990 (v.40#3) pg. 70

A better bathroom. Seven easy ways to make yours brighter, more convenient, and more comfortable. Covers lighting design, storage, improved shower, etc.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #312 Oct 1990 (v.40#9) pg. 48

Bathroom makeover that changes the features, but leaves the plumbing intact. How to remove old tile and fixtures, install a new shower valve, tile the wall around tub, tile floor, install a vanity and sink, mirror and light, and set a toilet.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #322 Oct 1991 (v.41#9) pg. 44

How to plumb a small half bath.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #341 Sep 1993 (v.43#8) pg. 38

Warm bathroom floors. Advice on selecting and installing three systems (radiant floor heat, cove heater, kickspace heater) to bring extra heat into a bathroom.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #354 Jan 1995 (v.45#1) pg. 54

Plumbing a new basement bathroom. How to break through the concrete floor and run under-the-floor drain lines and vent lines.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #385 Feb 1998 (v.48#2) pg. 65

Bathroom built-ins. Precise alignment and production techniques are the key to building overlay doors (with concealed hinges) and drawers.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #13 Feb-Mar 1983 pg. 60

A remodeled bath. A better plan, a greenhouse window, and some old blue tile give a dingy bathroom a brand new look. Includes tips on framing a vanity and shower.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #22 Aug-Sep 1984 pg. 65

Accessible bathrooms. Designing a bathroom to be wheelchair accessible will make it safer and easier to use for everyone.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #88 Apr-May 1994 pg. 78

Problems associated with installing wood floors in a bathroom.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #95 Apr-May 1995 pg. 18
Added Info FINE HOMEBUILDING #96 Jun-Jul 1995 pg. 8

SPECIAL ISSUE on kitchens and baths.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #127 Fall-Winter 1999 pg. 1

Ten important elements of good bathroom design and layout.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #127 Fall-Winter 1999 pg. 66

How to clean porcelain-enamel fixtures: Bathroom and kitchen sinks, bathtubs, toilet bowls and range surfaces.
HANDY ANDY Dec 1978 (v.3#3) pg. 11

Improve bathroom occupancy by dividing it into compartments so more than one person may use bathroom at one time.
HANDY ANDY Mar 1981 (v.5#6) pg. 18

Six big ideas for small baths. (1) Pullout step for a child enables them to reach the sink. (2) Wainscoting. (3) Towel bar. (4) Storage shelves. (5) Divider cabinet to conceal a toilet. (6) Linen closet.
HOME MECHANIX #692 Dec 1985 (v.81) pg. 36

SPECIAL SECTION on bigger, better bathrooms. (1) Design guidelines for adding or enlarging a bath. (2) Design strategies for easy upkeep.
HOME MECHANIX #738 Oct 1989 (v.85) pg. 45
Added Info HOME MECHANIX #740 Dec 1989 (v.85) pg. 8

Big improvements for small baths. Gain greater comfort and extra storage with these space-stealing strategies.
HOME MECHANIX #745 May 1990 (v.86) pg. 36

Bathing beauty. Creating a stylish new bath with ceramic tile. How to enclose a tub to give it a built-in look, create a vaulted ceiling, and incorporate special decorative features in the ceramic-tile pattern.
HOME MECHANIX #749 Oct 1990 (v.86) pg. 48

Back-to-back baths. Tips on building baths so that they can share plumbing lines is a smart way to save in remodeling and new construction.
HOME MECHANIX #760 Nov 1991 (v.87) pg. 63

Small bath layout solutions. Fixtures that fit and floor plans that work. Includes recommended fixture clearance dimensions.
HOME MECHANIX #765 May 1992 (v.88) pg. 62

The safety-first bathroom. Expert tips, plus helpful fixtures and finishes for reducing hazards in the most accident-prone room in the house.
HOME MECHANIX #766 Jun 1992 (v.88) pg. 54

Bathroom brushup. A rundown of common bath-surface problems (mildew, soap film, loose grout, etc.) with some effective solutions.
HOME MECHANIX #769 Oct 1992 (v.88) pg. 16

27 new rules for bathroom remodeling.
HOME MECHANIX #774 Apr 1993 (v.89) pg. 58

Suite success. Strategies for gaining more space for master bedrooms and baths without adding on to your home.
HOME MECHANIX #775 May 1993 (v.89) pg. 70

Universal kitchens and baths. Tips and specifications for creating accessibility for the physically handicapped and the infirm. How to create space that meets the needs of the least able user.
HOME MECHANIX #781 Dec 1993-Jan 1994 (v.89) pg. 66

Finding space for an extra bath. Where to look and how to make the most of it.
HOME MECHANIX #784 Apr 1994 (v.90) pg. 42

Designing with mirrors. With proper installation, mirrors make small, dark bathrooms appear bigger and brighter.
HOME MECHANIX #794 Apr 1995 (v.91) pg. 46

Adding bath space without adding onto the house. Four ideas shown.
HOME MECHANIX #797 Jul-Aug 1995 (v.91) pg. 37

Bath space stretchers. Tricks for making small bathrooms feel larger.
HOME MECHANIX #800 Nov 1995 (v.91) pg. 25

Room at the top. Sleeping loft is stacked atop a modest bathroom to accommodate the addition of a 4x12-ft. bath in one end of a 16x12-ft. bedroom.
HOME MECHANIX #803 Mar 1996 (v.92) pg. 80

Easy upgrades for your bathroom. Some tips for inexpensive floor, wall and window treatments.
HOMEOWNER Jun 1987 (v.12#5) pg. 48

Bigger, better bathrooms. Tips on building a bath for comfort and including fitness equipment in a bathroom.
HOMEOWNER Nov 1987 (v.12#9) pg. 28

Bath beautifiers. Ideas for redecorating a bathroom. Includes moldings, wallpaper, wainscoting, etc.
HOMEOWNER Jun 1988 (v.13#5) pg. 28

Custom comforts for baths. Personalize your bathroom with beautiful built-ins. Looks at the latest in tubs, sinks and showers, plus tips on layout and installation.
HOMEOWNER Oct 1988 (v.13#8) pg. 29

Homes that help. Designs that give disabled people mobility and independence. Design ideas and dimensions for accessible entries, kitchens, and bathrooms.
HOMEOWNER Oct 1988 (v.13#8) pg. 44

Putting in a powder room. Space-smart ways to make room for a half-bath, or small bathroom with shower.
HOMEOWNER Dec 1988 (v.13#10) pg. 36

Rethinking your bath. Strategies for making bathrooms bigger and better-working.
HOMEOWNER Jul-Aug 1989 (v.14#6) pg. 32

Bathed in light. Put your bathroom in a new light by adding a window or skylight. Several ideas shown.
HOMEOWNER Jul-Aug 1990 (v.15#6) pg. 22

Ideas for better baths. (1) Luxury and livability share equal space in today's bathroom designs. (2) Smart storage. Creative ways to conquer clutter and keep things right where you need them. (3) Give your bath a custom look with off-the-shelf fixtures.
HOMEOWNER Oct 1990 (v.15#8) pg. 30

Great new decorating idea, the garden bath. Includes plans for a trellis enclosure for a bathtub which is given a "sunken" look by placing carpeted steps in front of the tub.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO #2 Summer 1976 (v.1#2) pg. 49

Bathroom addition to a master bedroom includes a garden atrium and a sunken bathtub. Diagram illustrates sub-floor modification needed and basic tub construction for a sunken tub.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO #3 Fall 1976 (v.1#3) pg. 62

Detailed information on the plumbing involved in adding a half bath in a basement.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Mar-Apr 1978 (v.3#2) pg. 56

Five pages of photos that suggest how to achieve a luxury bathroom.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Nov-Dec 1978 (v.3#6) pg. 52

Six ways to get a new bathroom.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Sep-Oct 1980 (v.5#5) pg. 52

The ins and outs of remodeling a small bathroom.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Sep-Oct 1980 (v.5#5) pg. 60

A 3 page source list of who makes what for the bathroom.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Sep-Oct 1980 (v.5#5) pg. 73

Better baths. 29 page special section on designing, remodeling, decorating, equipping, plumbing, etc. a bathroom.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jul-Aug 1981 (v.6#4) pg. 48

How to draw working plans for remodeling a bathroom.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jul-Aug 1981 (v.6#4) pg. 53

How to plan your bathroom remodeling. A 1982 showcase of new bathroom fixtures.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jul-Aug 1982 (v.7#4) pg. 39

How to perk up your bathroom for pennies. Inexpensive decorating ideas.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jul-Aug 1982 (v.7#4) pg. 49

Plumbing for a concrete slab. Here are the dimensions and precautions to take when rough-plumbing a slab for a bathroom addition.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Mar-Apr 1983 (v.8#2) pg. 78

Plans for a 4x14-ft. bathroom, laundry room and shower stall installed at the back of an oversized garage, still leaving room for a car.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #495 Aug 1969 (v.65) pg. 90

How to remodel a bathroom - tub, sink, toilet, walls and floor.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #511 Dec 1970 (v.66) pg. 90

Add the convenience of a half-bath (toilet and lavatory) to a bedroom in as little as twenty square feet.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #528 May 1972 (v.68) pg. 107

Facelift for a bathroom. How one couple modernized a 33 sq.ft. closet-sized bathroom in a 70 year old house. Repairing leaks, retiling walls, and recovering the floor are among the changes.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #557 Oct 1974 (v.70) pg. 68

How to save money by doing your own home improvements. Adding a bathroom. Basic plumbing and framing for a 5x7.5-ft. bathroom.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #563 Apr 1975 (v.71) pg. 46

How to remodel an old bathroom with redwood-finish paneling and new fixtures.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #587 Apr 1977 (v.73) pg. 64

Face-lift for a small bathroom. Includes new lavatory, faucets, wall covering, shelves, towel racks, etc. Est. cost: $369.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #633 Feb 1981 (v.77) pg. 78

How to remodel an older style bathroom while keeping the "old" look. Decoration includes the use of barnsiding paneling wainscoting, wallpaper, and carpeting. Old-style fixtures are retained, but tub is enclosed.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #640 Sep 1981 (v.77) pg. 58

Plans for a combination bathroom and sauna room in an 8x12-ft area. Some framing and construction details are shown, including plans for a 2-level bench in the sauna.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #644 Jan 1982 (v.78) pg. 72

How to install a new, level bathroom floor over "sleepers" placed on top of the old, uneven floor.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #659 Apr 1983 (v.79) pg. 54

Building space into a small bathroom.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #666 Nov 1983 (v.79) pg. 44

How to remodel a bathroom. Part 1. How to make the most of existing space within one of three budget levels: renewal, replacement and redesign.
NEW SHELTER Jan 1985 (v.6#1) pg. 90

How to remodel a bathroom. Part 2. A guide to choosing bathroom fixtures.
NEW SHELTER Mar 1985 (v.6#3) pg. 99

How to remodel a bathroom. Part 3. A guide to selecting materials to cover the walls and floor.
NEW SHELTER Apr 1985 (v.6#4) pg. 91
Added Info NEW SHELTER Sep 1985 (v.6#7) pg. 22

Four suggestions on finding space for another bathroom.
NEW SHELTER Oct 1985 (v.6#8) pg. 54

Bathrooms in the old house. Includes tips on repair and cleaning of porcelain fixtures.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Dec 1975 (v.3#12) pg. 1

How to remove plating from old brass bathroom fittings.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Jan 1978 (v.6#1) pg. 5

How to turn a small bathroom in an 1894 farmhouse into an attractive period bathroom.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Aug 1979 (v.7#8) pg. 89

Bathrooms with character. Photos illustrate typical bathroom fixtures found in the post-1880 bathrooms.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Jun 1982 (v.10#6) pg. 127

Illustrations of Victorian bathroom fixtures from an 1888 catalogue.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Dec 1983 (v.11#10) pg. 222

Documentation for creative restoration of old houses. Victorian bathrooms.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Mar 1984 (v.12#2) pg. 46

New life for old bathrooms. How to clean and repair old tiles and fixtures. Tips on low-cost decorating that will improve the room's general appearance.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Oct 1985 (v.13#8) pg. 165

New bathrooms in old houses. Tips on the restoration and redesign of period bathrooms.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1990 (v.18#5) pg. 28

Finding space for an extra bathroom. Some tips.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1999 (v.27#4) pg. 46

How to add a bathroom in a 6x15-ft space.
PARENTS HOME Jul 1981 (v.5#9) pg. 16

How to add a bathroom or powder room in the living area of a small house. Some ideas.
PARENTS HOME Sep 1981 (v.5#10) pg. 12

Deluxe bathroom remodeling project for a modest home. Includes two sinks, glassed-in tub/shower, built-in accessories such as scales, magazine rack, storage shelves, etc.
POPULAR MECHANICS Sep 1966 (v.126#3) pg. 132

How to find space to install a half-bath (sink and toilet). Article includes architectural standards and space requirements for bath fixtures and twelve possible floor plans.
POPULAR MECHANICS Oct 1973 (v.140#4) pg. 85

Remodel your bath for care and good looks. Tips on geting rid of places that trap moisture, dirt and germs.
POPULAR MECHANICS Oct 1976 (v.146#4) pg. 120

Four solutions to special bathroom problems. (1) A two-level privacy wall to build at one end of a bathtub. (2) Remodeling a closet-sized half-bath for maximum space. (3) Remodeling a family bath for lots of storage. (4) Building a floor-to-ceiling cabinet that provides towel racks and storage.
POPULAR MECHANICS Sep 1979 (v.152#3) pg. 106

Check list for planning a successful bath remodeling.
POPULAR MECHANICS Apr 1982 (v.157#4) pg. 178

SPECIAL SECTION on bathroom remodeling. Ideas, tips and techniques. Topics include demolition techniques, skylight installation, unwanted plumbing, relocating a toilet, metal laminate, ceramic tile, etc.
POPULAR MECHANICS Apr 1989 (v.166#4) pg. 93
Added Info POPULAR MECHANICS Jun 1989 (v.166#6) pg. 7

Bathroom remodeling. How to make the most of an old bathroom on a common-sense budget.
POPULAR MECHANICS Apr 1997 (v.174#4) pg. 76

Fold-down stool stores under bathroom sink and enables small children to reach the faucets.
POPULAR SCIENCE Oct 1966 (v.189#4) pg. 204

Half-bath is a do-it-yourself job. Part 1.
POPULAR SCIENCE Sep 1967 (v.191#3) pg. 153

Half-bath is a do-it-yourself job. Part 2.
POPULAR SCIENCE Oct 1967 (v.191#4) pg. 155

Expand a bathroom to include a vanity and dressing area by utilizing an adjacent hallway.
POPULAR SCIENCE Apr 1971 (v.198#4) pg. 96

Placing a radiant heater in the ceiling directly over the bathtub will keep tub and water warm for up to two hours.
POPULAR SCIENCE Sep 1971 (v.199#3) pg. 100

How to add a dormer to an attic for the purpose of installing a bathroom in a new attic bedroom.
POPULAR SCIENCE Sep 1973 (v.203#3) pg. 93

Plastic modules: easy way to an all-new bath. A review of what is available, plus ideas for incorporating them into your home.
POPULAR SCIENCE May 1974 (v.204#5) pg. 107

Add warmth to your bath with wood accents. Using natural color wood for vanities, wall covering and decoration. How to build two styles of washstands and how to finish the wood to protect from moisture.
POPULAR SCIENCE Sep 1975 (v.207#3) pg. 90

A look at what is available in bathroom fixtures. How to get quality fixtures at the best price.
POPULAR SCIENCE Dec 1976 (v.209#6) pg. 100

Architect's designs give tips on where to install another bathroom (or two) in a small house.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jan 1978 (v.212#1) pg. 94

How to choose the right wood and finishes for use in bathroom, kitchen and other rooms where moisture will be present.
POPULAR SCIENCE Sep 1980 (v.217#3) pg. 118

Using tiling tricks to customize your bath. Use ceramic tile to build cove away corners between floor and wall, built-in shower seat, built-in niche over tub, etc.
POPULAR SCIENCE Apr 1982 (v.220#4) pg. 116

Wall-hung shelf over a toilet tank flips up on hinges for repairs.
POPULAR SCIENCE Aug 1985 (v.227#2) pg. 99

Bath for a master bedroom features lots of storage, a European-styled vanity, a unique one-piece tub-shower unit and other carefully planned details. Dimensions given for building the vanity, medicine chest, and magazine rack.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jan 1987 (v.230#1) pg. 82

All-wood bathroom. The combination of naturally rot-resistant redwood, plus today's waterproof glues and varnishes, lets you bring the warmth of wood into wet areas.
POPULAR SCIENCE Dec 1987 (v.231#6) pg. 74

Bathrooms on a budget. A look at three remodeling jobs that cost $2,500, $6,000 and $7,000. Chart lists 24 improvements with materials and labor cost estimates.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Sep 1986 (v.1#1) pg. 33

Finding space for a personal bath. How to "borrow" space from a closet, extra bedroom, stairway, etc. to make room for another bathroom.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Jan 1987 (v.2#1) pg. 59

The sensual bath. Personal retreats to pamper your senses. Includes a buyer's guide to whirlpools.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Feb 1988 (v.3#2) pg. 28

Baths of glass. Three open designs for luxurious master bathrooms that don't sacrifice privacy.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Sep 1989 (v.4#6) pg. 40

Space-saving tips for the bath. Finding extra storage. Included in a Kitchen & bath remodeling special issue.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Sep 1990 (v.5#6) pg. 64

Finding space for an extra bathroom. Some tips and creative ideas.
PRACTICAL HOMEOWNER Sep 1991 (v.6#7) pg. 56

Water-impervious slate used in bathroom.
SCIENCE & MECHANICS #215 Mar 1963 (v.34#3) pg. 102

Photos show how to combine a garden and a bathroom.
SUNSET Apr 1979 (v.162#4) pg. 98

Tip: Add a window greenhouse or a small plant room on the outside wall of your bathroom tub or shower.
SUNSET Feb 1982 (v.168#2) pg. 104

Advice on the selection of materials and colors for use in a bathroom.
SUNSET May 1996 (v.196#5) pg. 128

Budget bath. How an outdated bathroom from the 1960s was transformed in just over two weeks for a cost of $2,664.
TODAY'S HOMEOWNER #815 May 1997 (v.93) pg. 46

Small-bath smarts. How to make even cramped spaces functional and beautiful.
TODAY'S HOMEOWNER #820 Nov 1997 (v.93) pg. 40

Making baths work. Finding the opportunities and avoiding the mistakes when planning a new bath.
TODAY'S HOMEOWNER #823 Mar 1998 (v.94) pg. 26

Tip shows how a bathroom with old fixtures can be renovated by covering walls with terrycloth and installing a wooden grid on the ceiling that holds mirror tiles.
WOMAN'S DAY Sep 1 1978 (v.41#14) pg. 56

Ideas for revitalizing old bathrooms. Ideas involve building in existing fixtures and adding lots of storage and decorating features.
WOMAN'S DAY Jun 26 1979 (v.42#11) pg. 102, 174

Face-lifts for kitchens and baths.
WOMAN'S DAY Nov 25 1980 (v.44#3) pg. 100

How to plan a small-budget, small-size bathroom addition of 40 sq.ft. or less.
WOMAN'S DAY Feb 9 1982 (v.45#6) pg. 80, 146

Turn a "washout" bathroom into a prize-winner. Tips on how to re do your bathroom.
WOMAN'S DAY Mar 6 1984 (v.47#7) pg. 96, 172

Beautify your bathroom. Includes such items as paneling the walls, putting decorative screens or shutters on windows, and building a lavatory-cabinet unit.
WORKBENCH May-Jun 1967 (v.23#3) pg. 18

Remodel an existing bathroom without changing fixtures through the addition of new lighting, better storage and new counter tops.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1969 (v.25#4) pg. 20

How to install a complete bathroom with sink, shower and stool in the basement.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1972 (v.28#6) pg. 8

How to remodel and redecorate a bathroom with old style fixtures. Est. cost: $300.
WORKBENCH May-Jun 1973 (v.29#3) pg. 38

How to build a half bath in a basement. Includes instructions on plumbing, framing and finishing. Part 1
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1974 (v.30#4) pg. 28

How to build a half bath in a basement. Includes instructions on plumbing, framing and finishing. Part 2
WORKBENCH Sep-Oct 1974 (v.30#5) pg. 44

How to enlarge and renovate a bathroom. Part 1. Includes a 12x18-ft. addition, a portion of which is added to an adjacent bedroom. Also includes the building of an outside rock wall to shield a patio off the bathroom. Features a luxurious sunken tub.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1976 (v.32#4) pg. 24

How to enlarge and renovate a bathroom. Part 2. Installing the sunken tub.
WORKBENCH Sep-Oct 1976 (v.32#5) pg. 50

How to build a "one-piece" bath with the tub or shower stall, vanity and walls built from dimension lumber and then coated and sealed with Dur-A-Flex.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1976 (v.32#6) pg. 32

How to enlarge and renovate a bathroom. Part 3. Installing a vanity.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1976 (v.32#6) pg. 64

How to enlarge and renovate a bathroom. Part 4. How to camber the ceiling, install a chandelier, install the wall of mirror tiles and install a baseboard electric heater.
WORKBENCH Jan-Feb 1977 (v.33#1) pg. 58

Remodel a bathroom with ceramic tile. How to apply tile to both walls and floor.
WORKBENCH Mar-Apr 1987 (v.43#2) pg. 80
Added Info WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1987 (v.43#4) pg. 11

Special section on bathroom remodeling projects. Includes instructions for building a tub sidewall storage cabinet, vanity cabinet, medicine cabinet, and in-the-wall toilet paper holder. Also shows how to remove a built-in tub, replace wall tile, convert a tub to a tub/shower, etc.
WORKBENCH Jan-Feb 1988 (v.44#1) pg. 39

Renew a bathroom in easy weekend steps. Includes easy-to-build drawers and roll-out organizers to improve vanity, installing faucets, a display divider, etc.
WORKBENCH Aug-Sep 1994 (v.50#4) pg. 26

Basement bathroom. How to add a half-bath in a basement.
WORKBENCH Aug-Sep 1996 (v.52#4) pg. 36