Mary Howe (@northernbird_____) and her family had one redo goal: brighten up their existing low-lit, windowless bathroom. “We needed more light, without a doubt,” she says. The decade-old bathroom was “dark, drab, and damp,” according to Mary, and she was “desperate for a window.” A lack of airflow and accumulation of steam meant she was constantly repainting the ceiling in the bathroom.
“I think we just came to a family decision that we couldn’t put up with it anymore,” Mary says. “None of us really enjoyed having a shower — and certainly not a bath — in the dark bathroom we had,” she adds.