Bathroom Design Recommendations

General

  • Entryway should be a minimum of 32”
  • Minimum of 21” of floor space in front of lavatories, toilets, and tubs – recommend 30”
  • Center line of lavatories to side walls – 15-20”
  • Edge of lavatories to edge of countertop – 2”
  • Minimum of 36” between centerlines of side by side lavatories
  • Clearance of centerline of toilet to any side obstruction – 15-18”
  • Shower size minimum – 36” x 36”
  • Switches a minimum of 60” from water source

Accessories

  • Toilet holder – 26” above floor and 6” in front of toilet
  • Towel rack – 48” above floor
  • Robe/towel hooks – 66-72” above floor
  • Medicine cabinets (center) – 60-66” above floor