Custom Bathroom Remodeling
Bathroom remodeling has the second highest return on investment of any renovation
you can do in your home. It is right next to kitchen remodeling for ROI.
A bathroom remodel can cost anywhere from a few hundred dollars, to tens of thousands. It all depends on your
budget, your home and your goals.
No matter what your budget, you have 2 goals with a bathroom remodel. To increase its beauty and to increase its
Here are 8 areas you need to consider when thinking about freshening up your bathroom. The great thing
about this list is you can choose to do any of them in any combination, and still make a big impact on your
bathrooms usability and look.
The first thing you are going to notice when you walk into your new bathroom, are the cabinets. New cabinets
will improve your bathroom almost instantly.
Cabinet prices range a lot, from cheap particle board to custom construction. But, you can usually find
something quite elegant for a reasonable price.
Even if you can't afford to upgrade your cabinetry, new hardware will make a huge difference. Whether you have
replaced your cabinetry or not, there are literally thousands of different items you can pick out to enhance your
It is amazing how a nice set of hardware will make even a mediocre cabinet look high end.
New bathroom fixtures, including faucets and sinks etc should be chosen to fit in with the style of the
cabinetry and the overall look. You don't want to put modern fixtures in with elegant old fashioned cabinetry and
Even if you can't upgrade your cabinets, adding new fixtures, as long as they are a similar style, will make a
big difference in the feel of your bathroom.
Bathroom Flooring / Tile
There simply isn't a better finish for a bathroom floor than tile. Usually bathrooms aren't that large, so the
cost difference over other options will not even be that significant. Its possible find inexpensive tile if you
look around for sales. It is also possible to find very expensive, elegant tile, depending on your budget.
Another popular option is linoleum, but if you can find inexpensive tile, it will definitely have a bigger
impact, for probably a similar cost.
Creating a storage wall is always a great investment. Bathrooms never seem to have enough storage, but by
building a storage wall, you can get small items out of your way, and create an attractive display.
Adding a big mirror to your bathroom will accomplish 2 things. First of all, it is a very practical addition,
allowing you to get ready with ease. Second, it will make your small bathroom look larger.
If your bathroom is bright, it doesn't matter if it is small. It will feel bright and comfortable. There are
many choices of different bathroom lights available starting at the very inexpensive and moving up to very
Tub or Shower
Although bath tubs and showers are the norm. Whirlpool tubs are built in many different sizes and shapes. They
will fit into any spot where an existing tub exists, and often even where there is an existing shower.
The first thing you need to do is determine your budget. And then, look at each one of these items to decide
which you can change, and which you can not.
Bathroomn upgrades whether small or large, will make your home a much more enjoyable place to be. And it
will make your home more valuable when you go to sell.
*We are not general contractors we do not provide or offer any kind of electrical or plumbing services.
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