Updating or Remodeling the Bathroom
Bathroom remodeling is by far one of the best investments a homeowner can make. The return on investment a homeowner might expect for a bathroom remodel varies, depending on how you spend your bathroom remodel dollars, and the strength of the housing market in your area.
The following information comes from the Remodeling 2010-11 Cost vs. Value Report, copyright 2010 Hanley Wood LLC and is reprinted here by permission. Complete data from the Remodeling 2010-11 Cost vs. Value Report can be downloaded for free at www.costvsvalue.com
Pacific Midrange Bathroom Remodel
- Cost: $19,490
- Resale: $15,514
- Cost Recouped: 79.6%
Project: Update an existing 5-by-7-foot bathroom. Replace all fixtures to include 30-by-60-inch porcelain-on-steel tub with 4-by-4-inch ceramic tile surround; new single-lever temperature and pressure-balanced shower control; standard white toilet; solid-surface vanity counter with integral sink; recessed medicine cabinet with light; ceramic tile floor; vinyl wallpaper.
Pacific Upscale Bathroom Remodel
- Cost: $61,446
- Resale: $38,783
- Cost Recouped: 63.1%
Project: Expand an existing 35-square-foot bathroom to 100 square feet within existing house footprint. Relocate all fixtures. Include 42-by-42-inch neo-angle shower with ceramic tile walls with accent strip, recessed shower caddy, body-spray fixtures, and frameless glass enclosure from American Bath Factory. Include a customized whirlpool tub; stone countertop with two sinks; two mirrored medicine cabinets with lighting; a compartmentalized commode area with one-piece toilet; and a humidistat controlled exhaust fan. Use all color fixtures. Use larger matching ceramic tiles on the floor, laid on the diagonal with ceramic tile base molding. Add general and spot lighting including waterproof shower fixture. Cabinetry shall include a custom drawer base and wall cabinets for a built-in look. Extend HVAC system, and include electric in-floor heating and heated towel bars.
Latest Bathroom Remodeling Trends & Designs
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Here is a list of questions to consider during the early planning stages of your bathroom remodeling project:
- Is this bathroom intended for more than one person’s use?
- Would an additional bathroom better suite your family’s needs?
- Is the water pressure adequate in the current showers and tubs?
- Is there enough hot water to meet your family’s needs?
- Does the current bathroom have enough countertop area?
- Do you want granite or tile countertops?
- Is there enough storage space for personal incidentals as well as clean towels and paper products?
- Do you have a water-saving, efficient toilet?
- Do you have good enough light for your needs?
- Do you want carpeting or tile on your floor?
- Is there a particular style you would like in your bathroom?
- How much are you willing to invest to have the bathroom of our dreams?
Contact us to discuss your bathroom remodeling project.