Are You Remodeling a Bathroom? – Read This First!
While the bathroom maybe the smallest room in your home, it is probably the most important.
This is where you spend your alone time either relaxing or brainstorming your next life project. If you are thinking of upgrading the bathroom, there are many ways to make it feel more pleasant and relaxing.
It is also an important room in terms of the value of your home and a new bathroom can be a massive selling point for your property. Creating the right feel in the bathroom is therefore vital.
A worst case scenario would be to do a major overhaul that includes updating the bath, shower, toilet and wash basin.
What ever is old and worn will really stand out if the rest has been remodeled. Whatever style that you are after, you have many to choose from like modern to retro or classical to hip.
You will no doubt have a budget to stay within and therefore will need to shop around to work out prices and availability. Top of the range bathrooms can be found from companies creating bespoke designs. But more budget conscious set ups can be easily found at high street stores or online. You must also include in your budget fitting costs.
If it is too big of a task to install your bathroom components yourself, you can have the companies you bought them from install it for you. If you are the DIY type, there are plenty of tools to help you in your bathroom remodel.
If your budget does not run to replacing the whole suite there are more inexpensive options to consider.
You can simply replace the knobs and taps for the bathtub or wash basin with something more modern to give your bathroom the extra flair. Another option is to replace the old shower curtain with a clear screen, making the bathroom look bigger and cleaner. These are pretty cheap and very easy to install.
You could also replace the tiles on the wall or floor making your bathroom look even cleaner. When looking at flooring, whether it’s wood, carpet or tile, be sure that it can handle the humidity in your bathroom. Replacing the bathroom lighting fixtures will also add a new look.
Besides updating the main appliances in your bathroom, you can do other things to enhance the look of your restroom.
You can consider what kind of color would match the mood of your bathroom. You could easily enhance the bathroom with bath mats, curtains, blinds or nice fluffy towels. With a huge selection of options, you should take your time and have fun coming up with the design of your bathroom.
You can create a colorful bathroom by adding paintings or incorporating potted plants or an arrangement of scented candles. Candles also provide a wonderful aroma which is also important to create a sensual feel. Other affordable options include adding a new soap dispenser, toilet roll holder or toilet brush.
Finally, you should make an effort to keep the bathroom free of clutter so that it will look nice and tidy.