By Accalia Berggren. Bathroom Vanity. At Saturday, December 29th 2018, 08:00:15 AM.
If you plan to replace your old fixtures and appliances such as cabinets, sinks, tubs etc. this will increase the bathroom remodel cost as you will need to purchase the new appliances and getting professionals to install them. You can, however, reduce costs by installing the equipment yourself. Plumbing and electrical. If you face any problems related to the plumbing or the electricity during your renovation, this will add more cost to your bathroom remodel. You might even have different professionals come to check, adding to more cost.
Adding windows is essential, as it will also provide for a natural source of light in the daytime, but also makes the bathroom more breathable. However, they are a pricey solution, and instead of making a big hole in your wall to make room for a window, alternatives can be used. One example is the sun tube or the solar tube, which can be installed to give off solar light. They range from 10 inches to 20 inches in diameter and are easy to install, as only a small hole has to be made.
A bathroom renovation requires background research before reaching final decisions regarding designs and ideas, for example, if you like a tile, you must ensure that it is durable and if it is designed for walls or not. Wooden floors in bathrooms are not promoted because of seepage. Therefore, the tiles absorption rate should also be looked into. It is best to go for a tile with a <7% rating in terms of seepage and a <3% for shower flooring.
Bathroom vanities come in various styles, sizes, plus shapes. In many cases, a specific style or size limits what can be put inside your own bathroom. With contemporary also traditional styles available, most go for one aspect or the other. Traditional bathroom vanities have a wood body with a stone countertop plus porcelain basin, while contemporary designs are compact also made of glass plus metal. But, regardless of which style fits your decor better, size is another important factor when adding a bathroom vanity, particularly in the area of a sink. As vanities have more storage space than a sink basin, many add them to a bathroom as a place for toiletries, linens, towels, also hair tools.