There are several homeowners who do a bathroom renovation at their homes for two main reasons – it’s either they’re planning to sell their home soon or they just want to make their home more comfortable.
If you have a bigger budget for this project, you can do an extravagant renovation in your bathroom at home. You can install a shower and at the same time purchase a bathtub. However, if you are aiming for a more practical bathroom renovation, there are some factors that need to be considered.
In preparation for your DIY bathroom remodel, you need to establish your bathroom makeover design. You should think about the design that best suits your taste and preferences. There are several elements that you should take into account before starting your renovation.
The color scheme, new fixtures, storage spaces, and the location of the utilities are the elements that you need to decide on upon starting your bathroom renovation. After this, you must gather your remodeling tools and supplies. This will be based on what are the needed materials for the kind of renovation you will do.
Some of the essential tools and supplies for a do-it-yourself or DIY bathroom remodel are the following:
- Safety mask
- Caulking gun
- Silicone sealant
- Tape measure
- Spackle knife
- Stud finder
And while you know what exactly you will do for your bathroom remodeling project, you also need to know the six mistakes to avoid to have a successful bathroom renovation:
- Failing to plan
- Budgeting impractically
- Skipping the bathroom fan
- Relying on trends
- Practicing DIY
- Hiring the lowest bid
To know more about these mistakes, check this infographic.