Creating the bathroom of your dreams is not a feat that comes easy. Sometimes, it takes years to finally achieve the look you’ve always wanted in your kitchen. Typically, there are many moving parts to accomplishing an ideal bathroom renovation.
You have to factor in the bathroom vanities, electrical works, plumbings, and other essential bathroom fittings. Then again, you need to choose the perfect tiles — whether porcelain tiles, ceramic tiles, or right tiles.
All these may seem overwhelming — and they can indeed be overwhelming and costly. However, with the right plan in place, you can remodel your kitchen to your taste. Here are important steps you should take to achieve an ideal bathroom renovation.
1. Make a to-do list
It’s not strange to forget or leave out a part 0of the project uncompleted, considering that every remodeling project involves many sides. Whether the renovation is partial or you’re renovating the entire bathroom, it is better to start by making a list of things to be done. This way, you can ensure that every task is ticked off the list.
2. Have a realistic budget
Drawing up a realistic budget is essential for achieving an ideal bathroom renovation. It is essential to know how much each item or task on your to-do list will cost you. Also, make a little extra allowance for miscellaneous expenses.
3. Have a backup plan until the project is completed
Depending on whether the remodel is partial or whole, you need to arrange a second option for the family, so that the remodel project to not get in the way of your family’s comfort.
4. Demolition and cleaning
The next significant move is to demolish the part of the bathroom that needs to be renovated, then clean it out. This allows the contractor to focus on the specific areas in the bathroom that needs renovation.
5. Electrical and plumbing work
After all necessary demotion and cleaning are done, the contractor can focus on the electrical and plumbing work needed in the bathroom. All necessary fixtures can then be fixed. Note that you’ll need to hire an experienced remodeling electrician for he electrical works.
6. Install tiles
Keep in mind that the best materials are usually porcelain tiles and ceramic tiles. Depending on your budget, you can try other options, such as mosaic tiles and right tiles. You can also add some new flooring, if necessary.
7. Install/repair drywall and ceiling
You can now hire a local professional painter to repaint the drywall and ceiling.
8. Bathroom vanities, fixtures, and furniture
The next step is to install every other fitting and furniture (including cabinets and shelves) you need in your bathroom. The final look of the space will typically reflect your preference or personal style.
9. Final cleanup
The next step is to clean out all the dust, mess, and debris left behind after the entire project. Your new bathroom is ready to use after this step.
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