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How To Make A Small Bathroom Look Bigger (2)

Make remodeling your bath fun, not frustrating. Choose Lowe’s bath installation services for minor updates or a major bath remodel.

If and when you start a bathroom remodeling project, don’t forget that you likely won’t be able to use all or some features of your bathroom for significant periods of time. Be patient, as you and your family may have to utilize your home’s other bathrooms or find alternative bathrooms outside the home if you only have one bathroom. Since the floors were so bad, we decided to tear the walls down, just to be safe… didn’t want any mold surprises!

Tirelesstraveler, I enjoyed reading your remodeling article. You are correct regarding the extent of remodel. Now that I have 2 new bathrooms (close to completion), the existing one will be stripped down to the sub floor, a job that we will not start until a year after our expansion … Read More

Small Bathroom Remodel

Plants make wonderful additions to bathrooms. They add a spirit enhancing, oasis-like feel. They also help brighten up bathrooms-both visually and on an emotional level. There are many plants that thrive in bathroom environments better than they would in other areas of the home. When adding plants to your bathroom, there is some basic advice that you should follow.

Another hot appliance that’s quickly gaining in popularity is the towel warmer. Imagine stepping out of the bathtub or shower and being treated to a nice, toasty towel! Plumbing a retrofit panel usually means removing the existing shower head and replacing it with a hose or pipe that will feed water to the panel. This means that existing valves will still be used to turn the water on and adjust the temperature, but in exchange it is very easy to do. Adding a luxury bath or shower or a luxury bath … Read More

13 Big Ideas For Small Bathrooms

We have showers! Well, kind of. They’re not functioning yet but they’re getting close. Let’s start with the Master bathroom shower. It looks HUGE but the actual usable/splashable space makes up about 2/3’s of the below green area.

Such a helpful hub here RedElf! I enjoyed the marvelous photos. (I love shopping…uh…make that looking). Your hub has afforded me several ideas for my own tiny bathroom. Problem is – I rent. So I’m somewhat limited. New Faucets- This is especially important if your bathroom has contractor grade faucets. New, higher quality faucets will be remembered by buyers. In my bathroom remodel I used an oil-rubbed bronze faucet that I purchased online very inexpensively. Heating a quick meal in the microwave is certainly convenient, but doing this may not lead to the most serene state of mind.

Homeowners should also be aware of the possibility of room expansion. If you do … Read More

Small Bathroom Makeovers

This post is a bit of a throwback, to the first house we owned. I’ll be doing a series of posts on this house, because we were able to make such big changes on a small budget.

I’m very impressed with your project and even more on the way you documented it. This is going to be my bible for a project in my son’s room. Thank you very much! This is the first time I’ve found a comprehensive step by step process that I really liked and felt I could do. The bowl was $60, because it came with a stand that made it look like a bird bath… I may use the stand for yard art… who knows.

Whether your project includes moving walls, raising ceilings, adding a whole new bathroom, or just updating using the existing room layout, Jericho Home Improvements has the experience to get the … Read More

How To Remodel A Small Bathroom

The upstairs bathroom has been out of commission for some time. We decided not to remodel it when we did our big addition/remodel on our house back in 2008. But now that the girls are getting a bit older, it would be very nice to let them use their own bathroom! The space is so so so so small that Andy can’t even stand up all the way in there. This bathroom will be for 3 girls! Yep, that’s right!!

Plenty of storage is essential in a small space. Before deciding on storage however, it may be a good idea to purge all non-essential items. Once you have cleared out the clutter then it is just a matter of finding a space for everything—and returning items where they go when you are done using them. Cool, I haven’t thought about pendant lighting for the island, I’m thinking you could also … Read More

How To Maximize Space In A Small Bathroom (3)

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Even though each project is different, there are two primary installation procedures for replacing windows. The first is called a retrofit installation and the second a frame and flange … Read More

Decorating Ideas For Small Bathrooms

Remember THIS ? And THIS ? And then THIS ? Yes, you remember… there were all sorts of updates along the way. The bathroom remodel project is now done! It’s been done for a few weeks. I still have some painting to do in the laundry room area, but generally it’s done.

For a complete list of required documentation for zoning and building plan review, download the Residential Permitting Guide (PDF) for new construction, addition or change of occupancy work. One-piece. These sinks often feature pedestal setups where the sink, typically porcelain, is supported by a matching porcelain pedestal base. Some landfills have recycled building materials available. The one in my area has antique/vintage doors, windows, hardware, etc. for a fraction of the cost of new materials.

The shelving is a wicker shelf from my old house painted black. The wall switches are the original white ones that came with … Read More

Remodeling A Small Bathroom

Though not originally from Never Never Land, I sure feel that’s where I live some days. Renovations always take longer than anticipated, cost more than was budgeted, involve more work than you bargained for, and can be fraught with challenges. Don’t you love that word – challenges – it just rolls off the tongue, doesn’t it? Some days, not so much..but whether reno-ing a space or a hub, I am passionate about family, music, writing in all forms, and great food.

I share because I care, so feel free to use any of my images as long as they are credited and accompanied by a link back to Renovation Rehab The photos should remain in their original state and are rights protected. Failure to link back and credit my site as a source constitutes a copyright violation. Thanks!! This was our first home, a single-level ranch built in 1967. At … Read More

How To Maximize Space In A Small Bathroom

Normal everyday people who just want to get a professional look in our small typical size bathroom there is hope after all. Over 90{5d8d7c25cb15e7b116f989d6a5f18c8aaafee062d15c9ae7b9c86e3dba7b2bec} of the homes are not mansions or million dollar style custom homes and with budgets for us normal people being a little less than the typical millionaire, we have to be creative when decorating our space. Bathrooms are by far the most used rooms in a typical house and yet they tend to get overlooked when decorating. We tend to look at the main entertaining areas of our home first. Below are some ideas that can give inspiration when decorating your small bathroom.

You dream about a bathroom that’s high on comfort and personal style, but you also want materials, fixtures, and amenities with lasting value. Wake up! You can have both. In this case, the wallboard was retained – the wiring had already been investigated, … Read More

How To Construct A Small Backyard Patio

Whether you are buying or promoting a home, the front yard is the first thing that individuals take a look at. Without curb attraction, it is inconceivable to sell a house because buyers are often turned off by unkempt yards. Many house house owners associations require you to keep up your yard or you could possibly be fined. The unattractiveness of a yard can truly convey down property worth, a top quality your neighbors will not recognize. Fortunately, there are various issues you can do to enhance the look of your entrance yard.

Setting just a little money apart and building up sufficient to buy a safe must be high on the priority list. It is no argument that spending $150 for a house safe to protect your social safety card, the box of substitute checks to your checkbook, and bank cards is nothing in comparison to what it might … Read More