Barrier-free bathroom ideas 2022:
Top 4 solutions for modern sanitary rooms

In 2022, the bathroom will continue to gain in importance as an individual retreat. For the design, many new possibilities arise thanks to innovative ranges and modern technology. For example, more and more people are choosing to make their bathrooms barrier-free. For a long time, barrier-free bathrooms have been suitable not only for people with disabilities - rather, they offer additional comfort to everyone. But what are the current trends in this area? We'll show you which accessible bathroom ideas you won't be able to avoid in 2022.

Focus on the needs of users

Overall, modern, barrier-free bathrooms 2022 impress with systems that optimally adapt to the individual needs of the users. After all, one of the biggest disruptive factors in a comfortable bathroom are barriers - for example, thresholds, edges or slippery surfaces. Modular elements can be expanded as needed or assortments can be used in a variety of ways. The following products are particularly suitable for designing an accessible bathroom:

  • Grab bars for the shower
  • Shower seats
  • Height-adjustable WCs
  • Modular washbasins
  • Shelves
  • Support folding handles
  • Various bathroom accessories

1. Skillfully setting accents with colors

In 2022, significantly more colors will come into play again. In addition to high-quality materials, which are still important in a bathroom that should last for a long time, colors can be used to highlight special areas in the bathroom.

For example, by means of our bathroom fittings. The single-lever basin mixer not only allows you to conveniently adjust the water volume and temperature. The control lever is available in 16 different colors, including orange and red. The colors can be selected as desired - for example, to match the existing bathroom décor.

Barrierefreies Bad mit Waschplatz, Duschbereich und WC ausgestattet mit HEWI System 100 in Chrom und M40 Schrank

Aesthetic hygiene at home too - accessories from System 100

Aesthetic hygiene at home too - System 100 accessories

2. Consider hygiene in the home bathroom


In 2022, hygiene remains important to protect yourself and others from infection. While disinfectant dispensers are often available for this purpose in medical practices or public office buildings in the entrance area, this is not absolutely necessary in one's own home. It is much more important to wash your hands thoroughly. Especially when you have come home, after going to the toilet and before eating.

With our bathroom accessories, we offer the right products for this. About soap dispensers with holder, soap trays and waste garbage cans, where waste can be disposed of hygienically.

Integrates into any bathroom: System 900 in matt black

3. Functionality and design are inseparably combined

The bathroom is a place to feel good. Barrier-free bathroom rooms should also meet this requirement. With System 900, HEWI has created a sanitary series that will continue to provide an answer to the versatile, complex requirements of barrier-free bathrooms in 2022. It combines sophisticated design with high functionality. With its unique depth of range, it meets the requirements of a wide variety of building types and user groups - whether in hospitals or senior residences, public buildings, hotels or even at home.

System 900 is designed to support people with limited mobility. Therefore, System 900 offers special security, supports the independence of users and at the same time enables convenient use. In terms of color, the high-quality sanitary series offers surfaces of stainless steel, chrome and powder coating in black, white and gray tones. This makes it easy to integrate into any bathroom. System 900 is complemented by accessories, such as the towel rail and the toilet brush set, which make the bathroom complete.

Optimally adapts to the individual needs of users: modular washbasin concept and side trolley

4. Individual solutions - modular washbasin concept and side trolley

Other accessible bathroom ideas include the topic of vanity and side table in private bathrooms. HEWI offers a wide range of barrier-free washbasins, which are suitable both for the care area and for your own home. The mineral cast washbasins have a purist design, an easy-care high-gloss surface and a functional design. This allows suitable barrier-free bathroom ideas for every user. Thus, the modular washbasin concept can be expanded to include a grab bar or individually relocatable shelves as required. Soap dispensers, cups and hooks can also be placed appropriately in this way.

In terms of design and function, the modular washbasin concept can be supplemented with the HEWI side trolley. It can be conveniently pushed to where it is needed at the moment. It offers flexible storage space - if desired, not only in the bathroom. The fixable wheels ensure a safe and firm stand. The side cart is available with powder-coated surfaces in high-gloss white or matte black with elegant chrome elements.


Keep up to date

In our newsletter we would like to inform you about current bathroom trends. Register now for free.


Other topics