Every woman loves a trip to the spa. Unfortunately, that is something that usually is a special event, enjoyed on birthdays, holidays, or other times when someone decides to pamper them. Why should you have to make an appointment and drive somewhere to receive a pampering spa experience? Why not have that experience every day. A minor bathroom renovation is a great way to bring a spa into your home.
You may want a very large vanity put into your bathroom to keep all of your items neat and organized. Being organized is definitely one way to have peace of mind. With a very large vanity you can keep all of your washcloths, towels, make-up, hairdryer, toilet paper, bubble bath, extra shampoo and conditioner you find on sale, etc., all neatly stored in your bathroom vanity. It is wise to hire a professional to place the very large vanity filled with cabinets in your bathroom. If you try to install the vanity you may not measure correctly and you will end up having to take the large vanity back to the store you bought it from. When trying to place the vanity you may damage it. When at all possible hire someone who has experience.
At this point all new plumbing is installed for clean hot and cold water and drainage. Careful attention needs to be taken when positioning the new plumbing so that the plumbing fittings are correct when the tiling is finished. For example: To centre a fitting in a shower recess you must take into consideration the thickness of the wall board, tile glue and tile so the fitting will be centred after the tiles are in place. The same applies to installing drainage pipes for a toilet; the wall lining and tile thickness must be taken into account so the pipe is in the correct position when the toilet is installed after tiling. Also rough in the any new electrical wires without connecting them to the mains power.
You need to measure the size of your bathroom and your kitchen so that you can determine how much room you have. Knowing this information is critical as you can determine what can be added and what does not fit. You then need to determine what you are trying to gain from your kitchen renovation project or from your bathroom makeover. Are you looking to add more cabinets, perform a simple make over, or are you looking at knocking down walls and do a full renovation. How much are you willing to spend and how much can you accomplish with your budget. Being clear helps you to get to where you want to go.
Bathrooms are places where we get refreshed in the mornings and prepare ourselves to perform our daily roles and responsibilities. Let us now look into some bathroom renovators ideas. There are so many new types of accessories, furniture, and fashionable shower baths available in the market these days.
Change the toilet seat. In most instances the toilet seat begins to look old and dirty even though the base looks perfectly alright. Buy a brand new seat and also a cover and floor mat to match.
If you like the vintage look you may have a claw foot bathtub installed. Have the claw foot bathtub placed in front of a new large picture window with a gorgeous view is a suggestion you can give the professional you hire to install the bathtub.
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.
As the economy continues to tighten, many hotels will be looking for ways to save money on bathroom renovation. Bathtub refinishing saves up to 80% of the cost of tub replacement.