- Psychology of the color blue
- Blue bathroom: how to apply the color in the decoration
- Gallery: 60 photos of blue bathroom designs
In the decoration of our house we usually choose a color chart to be used or even a color to highlight. That depends on a number of factors, from the psychology of color to our personal taste.
That is why today we are going to talk about the decoration of a room that does not gain so much prominence so, but that can get incredible in one of the most popular colors in the world: the blue.
Learn more about decorating blue bathroom in this complete article:
Psychology of the color blue
According to psychology and color theory, the shades of blue, linked in nature mainly to sky and sea, are always associated with serenity, relaxation, infinity, stability, and depth.
These sensations are certainly great to be connected to the various rooms in our house, including the bathroom. After all, a shower is the perfect time to unwind after a stressful day at work.
Blue bathroom: how to apply the color in the decoration
In our gallery, you will realize that in most bathrooms, what color brings is mainly what you choose to put on the wall and on the floor: be ceramic tiles, porcelain tile, glass tablets, acrylic paint, epoxy or latex, there are several options you can choose from and nowadays there is an almost infinite catalog of colors in which they are available! In the case of paints, it may even be harder to choose, as some companies have color systems that can be customized.
But the bathroom can look very cold and lifeless if you do not have a decoration that has your face, even when it is more colorful.
So choosing the decorative elements from benches, chandeliers and taps to the little pots and towels are super important to make your bathroom look just the way you want it.
Our tip is: play with colors, whether in different shades of blue or with different colors. The yellow gives an incredible highlight to the blue; the orange, as the opposite-complementary color, makes a pair for anyone to fault. But we can not forget the white, which works as a light tone that calls the light and leaves the environment with a more hygienic mood.
Gallery: 60 photos of blue bathroom designs
To facilitate your understanding, check out this gallery with 60 ideas and blue bathroom for you to have as reference at the time of decorating:
Picture 1 - Blue bathroom with mixture of materials and coatings: walls, curtains and ceiling based on that color.
Picture 2 - Blue and stainless steel form an interesting and sober combination.
Picture 3 - The traditional Portuguese tiles in this blue bathroom that gives a modern touch to the classic.
Picture 4 - Unit in the composition of the bathroom: blue in the ceiling, walls and floor emphasize the constructive elements.
Picture 5 - Highlight for the part of the box with a royal blue coating in a bathroom with predominance of white.
Picture 6 - You can use a light shade of blue to draw attention on white background.
Picture 7 - The same coating for the walls and the floor: colored cover and with a unit.
Picture 8 - Bathroom with a prominent wall: besides the wall of the box, the wall of the washbasin is usually chosen to gain a colorful highlight.
Picture 9 - If the two elements are on the same side of the bathroom, this highlight brings an interesting unit as well.
Image 10 - In addition to the finishing and coating elements, invest in decorative and functional items in this color.
Picture 11 - Towels, for example, can be great items to match the chosen shades of blue.
Picture 12 - Have you ever thought of the blue for your stone countertop? Silestone is a good choice for those who want to get out of the classic stone look.
Picture 13 - You can give a different and glossy finish to your wall with acrylic paint.
Picture 14 - The tablets always give an interesting effect to the space, mainly in vibrant colors.
Figure 15 - Try to make a combination of coatings that have different textures in the same color.
Picture 16 - A wall with several environments highlighted with a tile in an incredible tiffany blue tone!
Picture 17 - For environments with the same wall and floor covering, think of sinks made of concrete that can be coated too!
Image 18 - Detail for the blue bathroom with matte finish that imitates the ancient Portuguese tiles.
Picture 19 - For the more vibrant or dark shades of blue, take a swing with white to bring light to the environment.
Image 20 - Try to work with the different pattern coatings in blue color.
Picture 21 - A medium blue tone that vibrates and leaves the environment with a more cheerful mood.
Picture 22 - To relax, mix tones and other colors: yellow is great for balancing the blue and make the bathroom more fun.
Picture 23 - Bathroom in a blue box style: walls, ceiling and door painted in the same tone.
Picture 24 - Light blue in a coating that brings the sensation of the sea waves in the box area.
Image 25 - Navy blue coating with mother-of-pearl effect brings a more sophisticated and luxurious atmosphere to the environment.
Picture 26 - Blue bathroom in the details: Towels, chandeliers and ceiling in shades of blue.
Image 27 - To refer to the fresh waters and the summer weather: blue pool that is reflected in the entire bathroom.
Image 28 - Super sophisticated blue bathroom: dark blue tones in the walls paint of stones and finish combined with the details black and golden.
Picture 29 - Blue bathroom to draw attention: in the completely white environment in the coatings and in the decoration, a little blue can highlight these elements.
Picture 30 - Blue baby bathroom for a quiet bath: a sense of peace for those who arrive tired of a day's work.
Picture 31 - Have you ever thought of a different painting pattern?
Picture 32 - Contrast between light and dark: half blue bathroom, half white.
Picture 33 - When setting up your project, do not forget to take into account the amount of light entering the bathroom and the position of the window.
Image 34 - Take advantage of the gigantic blue-toned cartouche when buying your products for the bathroom, you can always find similar tones in different objects.
Image 35 - The shades of blue closer to the water, such as turquoise blue, always make an interesting composition with natural light.
Picture 36 - Blue and gray can make your bathroom a more serious environment, but with the right objects and the right colors, you change the mood to a relaxed place.
Picture 37 - The coatings with geometric and frosted designs are with everything in the decoration and you can find several types in shades of blue to decorate your bathroom.
Picture 38 - The niches made in concrete in the foundation of the house can also be coated with tiles type pastilha.
Picture 39 - Glass inserts give extra shine in the bathroom and can be found in various designs.
Picture 40 - For commercial environments or those who have bathrooms divided into environments: keep the unit of the room by the dishes and the coating!
Image 41 - Combination of blue and gold in bathroom decor.
Picture 42 - Blueish gray for those who want a more neutral and calm environment.
Picture 43 - Rectangular coating with a tonal scale of blue for a relaxing bath.
Picture 44 - Still in the mood of a quieter bath environment, an example of a vibrant color bathroom that gets more neutral in the stall area.
Picture 45 - Neutral bathroom with a ceramic floor that makes a miscellany of colors.
Picture 46 - Blue bathroom super sophisticated in natural stones.
Picture 47 - For more retro environments, look for old and off-line floors in specialized stores to maintain the climate.
Image 48 - Have you ever heard of the burned cement effect? If you add a little blue to the mix you can gain a blue sky effect.
Picture 49 - For those who do not want to cover all the walls of the bathroom, it is worth keeping the color with latex or acrylic paint.
Picture 50 - The light blue already gives a different light to the bathroom, in a cooler climate, but to add a plantinha or green adds a touch more.
Image 51 - Separation of environments by color: the light and the dark inside the same blue bathroom.
Picture 52 - In small bathrooms, it is always advisable to keep the light colors to preserve the light: so invest in a baby or off-white tone of blue.
Picture 53 - Already in the bathrooms more spacious and with a good entrance of light, it is worth to use the darker shades.
Image 54 - In addition, since blue accepts light very easily, you can place the most vibrant or dark tones near the main light points
Picture 55 - If you want to break the continuous tone of the bathroom, add a color band vertically or horizontally.
Image 56 - Blue lining with horizontal orientation is super trendy, especially matte.
Image 57 - Combine different inserts by color!
Image 58 - In addition to the blue and white, combining copper or gold gives a more classic and retro atmosphere to the environment.
Image 59 - The tiles that imitate the configuration of the bricks bring the retro and industrial climate at the same time and are already available in different colors.
Image 60 - The glass box is a super important part of the bathrooms, but have you ever thought about the color it can have?