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The Sustainable Couple (2)

When I decided to buy a house for resale, I broke all the rules the real estate professionals tell you about on the infomercials. That turned out to be a costly decision.

As far as other choices are concerned, you can choose a shower door to match or complement your bathroom. Choose a special color or tint, or even a unique etched design. There’s also a wide spectrum of hardware available for frameless shower doors, ranging from vintage-inspired styles to contemporary choices. Thank you Catherine and Jojo for your additional tip. Moving furniture around does provide a nice change, and if you do it right, can make the room more functional too.

I think vintage pendant lights above each sink will look kick ass. So I bought two, for $118 total. They were a little bit more than a wanted to spend, but they are stunning and look like old … Read More

The Sustainable Couple

Even a small bathroom can require costly materials for a complete overhaul. But this project doesn’t have to break the bank. We recently remodeled a bathroom for about $2600, plus what we paid a plumber to move some water lines. Here’s what we learned that could help you with your renovations.

Once you have ideas for your renovation planned out, the next step is to find bath remodel accessories in your price range. If your idea for the bathroom doesn’t fit exactly within a type of style like modern or contemporary, you may need to hire a professional craftsman to custom build accessories like the vanity, countertop or mirror frame. These specialized contractors will have different prices for their work depending on the material you want the accessories made from and how they calculate their prices: by the hour, job or otherwise.

Depending on your bathroom layout you may be … Read More