If you are lucky enough to have a separate bathroom for your kids you have a couple of options for the kids bathroom decor.
Your first option is to have the bathroom downsized to the children level, install lower sinks, soft flooring and a childish decor. However you would have to remodel the bathroom in a couple of years as kids grow up very quickly.
The second option is to keep adult size fixtures, and make the decor pleasing to children. This article will give you a few tips on how you can make the kids bathroom a place of their own without breaking the bank and in a way that can be changed easily as the children grow.
Decorating a kids bathroom is a rather fast process, it is in any case faster than if you were trying to decorate a bathroom that is shared by kids and adults.
Wall paint is a quick and easy thing to do, and it is very effective to bring in some bright colors. If the children are old enough you might consider their favorite color. It is not always possible to choose the colors that kids want so your judgement in guiding the choice of colors is important. Remember you can always repaint the walls. Once the wall have been painted you can simply use wall decals to move into a theme. Lastly adding a few accessories like rugs, towels, toothbrush holder in relation to the theme and your bathroom decor will be complete.
Popular themes for kids decor will vary by age groups. The younger children will be very happy with any of their favorite movie characters and you will find that all are available in stores and on line. Disney princesses with variations of lavender, pinks and blues will always be popular with little girls. Cars and sports and monsters themes are preferred by boys.
When children of a different gender must share a bathroom, they will probably agree to a neutral theme. Using bright colorful splashes work well for both boys and girls. For example there is a frisbee theme which offers a full line of accessories with simple bright colors. The theme is very appealing and modern. Animals in cartoon or stylized designs will also work well for both genders. Usually these will be available in many different color models.
The most important thing to remember is not to concentrate on the kids bathroom decor at the detriment of ensuring their safety. Use plastic accessories, round corners furniture, and make sure they cannot be burned by turning the water on too hot. There are devices on the market to prevent this type of accident.