By Corinne Clements

Hey everyone, and welcome to this week’s installment of TraQing News! We’ve rounded up some content for you as you wind down your work week. From more personalized bathrooms to CES 2019 predictions, here are some of our favorite articles from this week:

Watch for Personalized and Streamlined Bathrooms in 2019 | Laura Molteni: Bathrooms are getting more unique as tile options and fixtures become more wide ranging. Recent trends that were shown off in European exhibitions highlighted how homeowners are looking to have a more personalized experience in their bathrooms, aided by new tiling options and sleeker fixtures.

TV At CES 2019: ‘8K Is Getting Real’ | Gary Arlen: New television tech is always one of the highlights at CES, and 2019 won’t be any different. In addition to the proof-of-concept models and experimental formats that may never reach consumer homes, most manufacturers are expected to announce 8K televisions that will be hitting the market. While there isn’t much content for these televisions yet, it is poised to become the de facto format for high end television screens.

Will These 9 Paint Colors Dominate Homes in 2019? | Jennifer Ott: While Pantone may have declared the vivid “Living Coral” its color of the year for 2019, paint manufacturers are thinking that consumers will swoon over more muted, moody colors. Ranging from terra-cotta shades to gray-tinged blues, there are choices for a variety of decors.

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