My soaker tub is set up identically to this. Instead of my wrought iron shelf, I would love to do a built in. I've also been torn with beadboard vs. tile for the front of the tub. Turns out I love the beadboard and its cheaper!
Subway tile with dark grout adds to the Grand Central Station olde world look (my opinion).and you dont have to scrub the white grout all the time.looks like an antique glaze tile *I also love the dark grout. Saw black tile with black grout somewhe