News • Mar 05, 2017 16:17 GMT
What does the bathroom of the future look like? Which new technologies and social developments will have a lasting influence on the bathroom? In addition to the surge of innovations being driven by digitalisation, the bathroom will have to provide new usage options as well.
News • Mar 04, 2017 17:02 GMT
The Condensed Bathroom provides the essence of modern bathroom culture in a compact space: when it comes to the ideal bathroom for urban areas and a target audience that wants to live where the action is without missing out on anything, this could well be the face of the future.
News • Mar 03, 2017 08:34 GMT
The Nature Bathroom embodies the vision of a bathroom that expresses its commitment to sustainable action and nature through the choice of materials, design and water technology.
News • Mar 02, 2017 08:33 GMT
Classic bathroom products and high-tech functions are merging into the Digital Bathroom. Even today, a wave of the hand is all it takes to start the water running or bathe the room in the desired light. The innovations the industry is showcasing at the ISH 2017 indicate what direction the bathroom is evolving in.
Trend: 04 Comfortable Bathroom - 365 days a year: a lifetime of wellbeing in a Comfortable Bathroom with individual solutions
News • Jan 21, 2017 08:21 GMT
Expectations of the bathroom have increased – and will continue to do so. At the same time, consumers no longer primarily define comfort in terms of traditional signs of luxury like marble or exclusive designer fittings, but in terms of personalised bathroom equipment and design. Because the Comfortable Bathroom is no longer built for generations, but for the moment. 365 days a year.
News • Jan 20, 2017 16:10 GMT
When it comes to taking care of body and soul, the bathroom is taking on new meaning: as a private gym with hydrotherapy treatments in an individual feel-good atmosphere. Modern technology is used to integrate traditional techniques and create a personalised oasis.
News • Jan 19, 2017 13:19 GMT
Simple, tasteful and above all original: the modern urban bathroom has style and takes a self-assured approach to its historical heritage. It doesn’t matter whether the furniture is meant for the living room or the bathroom: as long as the look is right, anything goes.
News • Jan 18, 2017 14:03 GMT
White-on-white monotony with walls tiled all the way up to the ceiling was yesterday: the bathroom is becoming a stylish feel-good space that people enjoy spending time in.
News • Jan 13, 2017 16:14 GMT
The new logo for Pop up my Bathroom, the award-winning international campaign by the German sanitaryware industry, focuses on the vast amount of freedom today’s consumers have when it comes to planning an individual bathroom: the distinctive “Pop up.” wordmark is made up of 54 cabinets in different colours to create a pixel-like effect.
News • May 20, 2015 11:38 BST
For children, everyday routines are a framework that gives them a sense of security. However, time passes differently for them than it does for adults. They haven’t yet developed a sense of how fast time passes or its units of measurement; instead, children measure time based on activities and events - even in the bathroom.
News • May 13, 2015 15:01 BST
Sure: children need contact with dirt and germs to develop a healthy immune system. But in this context, we prefer to think of soil, stroking dogs or contact with peers.In the bathroom, we’d rather have things clean and hygienic – especially in old age, when we don’t want to train our immune system so much as go easy on it.
News • May 06, 2015 10:53 BST
More than anything else, children need space, safety and security in the bathroom. But they also want to be part of what happens out of their reach. If they are to feel part of things, they need furniture, toilets and washbasins that are in line with their size.
News • Apr 22, 2015 13:55 BST
A finely-meshed safety net made up of familiar surroundings, technical equipment and barrier-free housing gives people a sense of security and ease. And that sense of ease should be expressed in the design of the Easy Bathroom too: for all its technical sophistication, it must be simple and intuitive to use as well.
News • Apr 15, 2015 15:48 BST
Who hasn’t ever dreamed of gliding gently down a slide and into a big pool? Of hanging gardens, hammocks and swings, of an air mattress floating on blue water? And all without stepping foot outside the front door! If Pippi Longstocking can live in Villa Villekulla with a horse, why not?
News • Apr 08, 2015 14:44 BST
Clean water, clear air and the warmth of a summer’s day – that’s true luxury. Many people associate the feeling of being able to let go completely and enjoy the moment with a wonderful holiday experience. Or perhaps ... with a day in the bathroom.
News • Mar 31, 2015 13:19 BST
When several people live together, the bathroom becomes a place of communication – especially when it is where several generations begin their day, learn and practise rituals, take care of one another and all have to make compromises in order to get along. As a rule, it usually means couples or families with children, but it could also mean families who live together with care-dependent relatives.
News • Mar 25, 2015 11:22 GMT
How about a little black number? Or perhaps a classic straight-cut three-piece in white? Maybe combined with a natural shade of brown, or would metal appliqués be better? Seriously, though: even in a bathroom showroom, salesmen sometimes need a keen instinct for fashions and people.
News • Mar 18, 2015 10:00 GMT
In the bathroom, sharing playful grooming rituals and daily routines is a way for children to experience the love and care of their family. Besides a safe environment and plenty of space, they need to feel part of what’s happening up where they can’t reach as well.