14 Bathroom Technology Trends
For New Jersey Homes (2022)
These Cutting-Edge Advancements Are ALL About
Enhancing Your Convenience & Comfort.
When you think about technology trends for New Jersey homes, what comes to mind? Probably things like smart thermostats, Wi-Fi security cameras, and voice-controlled speaker systems. But did you know that your bathroom can also be upgraded with cutting-edge technology that’ll make your life easier and more convenient?
From smart toilets to warming drawers to self-heating floors, bathroom technology has made HUGE advancements in the last decade. And today, we’re sharing 14 of these bathroom technology trends of 2022 with you.
Before you decide on what to do with your bathroom remodel, take a few minutes to explore this list. Some of these modern-day tech trends could be the perfect fit for YOUR bathroom!
1. Smart Toilets
Smart toilets are what many people think about when it comes to bathroom technology. What do these smart toilets do?
The better question is what can’t they do?
Smart toilets can automatically warm their seats, raise their own lids, play music, and use their built-in nightlights to guide you during a middle-of-the-night bathroom run. Some of these smart toilets even regulate water levels to ensure your toilet NEVER overflows. They also monitor the water in the tank, which can reduce the amount of water your home uses.
Smart toilets typically cost between $2,000 and $10,000 in New Jersey. But because they have so many awesome features, smart toilets are definitely worth the price of admission.
2. Smart Mirrors
We’ve all seen advertisements for fitness smart mirrors. This futuristic workout technology really became popular during the last few years.
But smart mirrors aren’t just for breaking a sweat. Many homeowners have started installing smart mirrors in their bathrooms!
Bathroom smart mirrors can tell you the weather, make notes for those items you think about while brushing your teeth, and can often control other smart devices in your home. And of course, they still function as a much-needed mirror in your bathroom!
The cost for a bathroom smart mirror in New Jersey can range anywhere from $200 to $1,000+. The price depends on how many features come with the mirror.
3. Heated Floors
Is there anything worse than stepping out of a warm, steamy shower and onto an ice-cold floor? Radiant floor heating keeps you from getting cold feet.
Radiant heating systems are installed under your bathroom floor. Using either water-filled pipes or electric heating wires, the generated heat radiates upwards from your floors and spreads to the other areas of your bathroom, keeping your bathroom floor (and everything else) warm!
The cost for radiant bathroom floor heating in New Jersey? Typically $5 to $16 per square foot, including installation.
4. Smart Scale
Almost every bathroom has a scale in it, but if you want to make your bathroom more technologically advanced, then a smart scale is a small feature that makes a big bang. These smart scales not only tell your weight, but also make note of other bodily features like your body fat index, water percentage, bone mass, and much more.
It is an affordable upgrade for any bathroom, and with all the information that it gives, many people find that smart scales are an intricate part of their fitness routine/plan.
The cost for a smart scale in New Jersey can range from $30 for a cheaper model, while some models can cost $100.
5. Aromatherapy Diffusers
While many people have diffusers in their homes, putting these into a bathroom is a way to make this bathroom a more relaxing experience. The key to making this even better is to get a smart aromatherapy diffuser.
Smart aromatherapy diffusers allow for the oil strength to be regulated, for a time to be set to disperse the essential oils, and often respond to voice commands.
An aromatherapy diffuser in New Jersey can range in price from $20 to $150, depending upon smart features.
6. Chromatherapy Lights
The use of different colored lights has been studied and found to help with moods. Many people are utilizing chromatherapy lights in their bathrooms to help create a feeling of relaxation, or even energy first thing in the morning! This is a small change that can make a huge difference.
In New Jersey, the cost of chromatherapy lights can range in price from $15 for a single bulb to over $400 for a complete light system.
7. Smart Faucets
Smart faucets are not only a huge tech item for a bathroom but also can go a long way in helping to conserve water. These smart faucets often turn on once you place your hands under the faucet, then turn off when the hands are no longer sensed. This can be a great addition to any bathroom kids are using!
Smart faucets in New Jersey can range in price from $200 to $800+. The difference in cost will be due to the number of features the smart faucet has.
8. Warming Drawers
Having warming drawers installed into your vanities are a great way to have towels that are warmed and ready to go once you step out of the tub or shower. It can also be home to your robe. Imagine wrapping into items that feel as though they recently came out of the dryer every day?
The cost for warming drawers in New Jersey will range from $150 to $1000+. The significant price difference is due to the aesthetics of the warming drawers and their size.
9. Smart Showers
Smart showers are not only about saving water, but about comfort. With many of the new smart showers, you can set them to turn on at a certain time, set a warmer temperature, set a time limit and much more. And of course, you can choose the spray pattern that best fits your desires with these showers.
In New Jersey, the average cost of smart showers will be $400 to $2500. This price difference is due to the technology that is used on these showerheads.
10. Bidet Toilets
This technology has long been used in Europe but is starting to take off in the United States. Bidets are meant to cut down on the amount of toilet paper people use. They also offer features like air drying, temperature selection of the shower water, and even warmed seats to sit on.
The cost of bidet toilets in New Jersey ranges from $800 to $1700 on average.
12. Adjustable Privacy Glass
For bathrooms that have a window to the outside world, the use of adjustable privacy glass on these windows is always an option. Smart windows allow you to set the level of privacy on windows as much as you want, giving you more freedom and taking the old privacy glass to a new level.
The average cost of adjustable privacy glass in New Jersey is $50 to $150 per square foot of glass, which does include installation.
13. Smart Water Assistant
While this is meant to monitor the entire home in terms of water usage, it is one of those elements that is often thought of when expanding a bathroom. These smart water assistants also detect leaks!
A smart water assistant can cost anywhere from $50 to $400 in New Jersey depending upon the “smart” features.
14. Water Recycler
For those who want to ensure their water is never wasted, a water recycler is for you. Water recyclers save you money by helping to reduce water waste. Additionally, this new technology can take shower, bath, and washing machine water, and recycle it to be used in toilets and much more!
The cost of a water recycler in New Jersey can range in price from $700 to $4000. The cost is going to depend upon the different systems recycled water will be taken from (washing machine, shower, dishwasher, etc.) and to (garden, yard sprinklers, etc.).
Contact Bathroom Pros For A Free Quote
If you are ready to take your bathroom to the next level with smart technology, then contact Bathroom Pros for a free quote. With a few changes, you could have the smartest bathroom in the neighborhood!