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The process of designing a home is an evolution from macro concepts to micro solutions. At the outset, a designer focuses on a client's patterns of movement, behavior, and other "lifestyle" input that determines the living spaces and occupant flow. But once you've settled on these larger issues, the real puzzlesolving begins. Now you have to stuff the client's "can't live without" walk-in closet next to their "must have" makeup mirror and simultaneously try to accommodate the "wouldn't it be nice to have" Zen view window. Many times it becomes a fight for square footage and a struggle for inches. In my 20 years of designing bathrooms, jockeying for space has occupied more time than all the other design