Doing a renovation of a bathroom is a lengthy and demanding project. One reason people decided to go through with it is, because it can increase the value of your home. This article is going to go over the steps of a bathroom renovation.
Step 1: How Much Renovation You Want to Do?
- Alterations to Surface: The easiest option you can do when you like the structure and general layout of your bathroom is to do a surface level bathroom remodel. This process generally means that you will not replace anything, but instead cover it.
- Layout Change: You want to change the layout of the bathroom.
- Complete Remodel: The most difficult project will be a completer tear out and remodel of the bathroom.
Step 2: Bathroom remodeling cost
One of the most expensive things that you can remodel in your house is the bathroom. A typical cost to
Step 3: Deciding on Who Should Remodel the Bathroomdo a basic remodel is around $16,000 to $19,000. The reason bathroom repairs can become so costly is due to the demanding amount of sub-contracting that come along with it. Most homeowners will need plumbers and electricians to complete the project. There is also the expense of the cabinetry and fixtures, which can also be expensive, that bring the total cost to renovating a bathroom up. Homeowners will sometimes take out a home equity loan to help pay of the high cost.
You can either do the bathroom yourself or hire out a contractor. Depending on what type of project you have will help determine what you should do.
You may want to call a profession for any full blown out remodeling projects. If not you will be stuck with all the electrical work and building tiled showers, which is difficult it you never done it before. You will also want to see if your state mandates the need for a permit to work on electrical units, if you plan of remolding the bathroom yourself.If you plan on just doing a surface alteration, you may be able to get by doing the remolding yourself.