You’ve been thinking about designing your own bathroom for years. Looking into your present one, you exalt a tremendous sigh. The style is outdated and in a dire need of an update. An expertly remodeled bathroom will provide years of pleasure and comfort. However, you’ll be reminded of a poorly executed remodel everyday if it’s not done right. So let’s roll up our sleeves and talk about how to build a bathroom that will both stand the test of time and look great.
Create a Budget
It’s difficult to do any planning for your bathroom renovation without a budget to dictate your purchases. The amount you are comfortable spending will dictate whether you get those Calacatta marble counters or decide on Tan Brown granite. And your budget will set the bar for luxuries like a heated floor or an electronic shower head. There are plenty of modern innovations appearing in the bathroom today and with a carefully planned budget you’ll quickly learn which ones you will be able to add to your bathroom renovation.
Insider Tip #1
Always leave room in your budget for the unexpected. Hidden water damage is a common problem in bathroom, whether it is from a leaky shower or running toilet. If your floor feels “spongey” then there is a good change your bathroom has suffer some water damage.