If you are one of the millions of Americans who have hunkered down more than the previous handful of years, saving instead of spending, making do with what you have rather than going after what you actually want, now might be the time to rethink that position – particularly if you’re tired of living with an old bathroom. The cost of a bathroom remodel depends largely on the following location and age of the home, size of the bathroom, how considerably building is necessary, whether demolition is essential, if there will be re-plumbing, and the quantity and top quality of the new supplies that will be utilized.
If your bathroom wants more than a facelift, and you happen to be looking at new plumbing, electrical, or HVAC operate, and/or drywall, you will have a far more in-depth renovation and probably need a permit, as effectively as a contractor and/or subcontractors.
Final year we did a bathroom remodel-new shower enclosure, new vanity cabinet, new vanity cabinet prime, new Kohler toilet, new Delta faucets, new ceiling mount vent/heat fan, new mirror & paint-kept the current floor tile (saltillo, which had been done/redone only a couple of years prior)-and the final, complete, bill was about $17K.
If your main complaints about your bathroom involve the paint colour, faucets, toilet, flooring, and other cosmetic items that do not involve electrical or plumbing perform, you are hunting at a rather light” bathroom renovation, and most likely will not want to acquire a permit.
You shop for your components for really some time – specifically if you have a certain bathroom design and style in thoughts – acquiring different bathroom accessories such as bathroom vanities, bathroom cabinets, tiling for the bathtub (we’re not replacing it but we’re nonetheless producing it far more gorgeous) as properly as new bathroom faucets and tools.