Summer is coming and this is a time when many homeowners are looking forward to doing a home remodel.
Renovations to your house may seem like a big expense or inconvenience, but the benefits far outweigh any momentary disruption.
Imagine having your home designed exactly the way you want it. Home renovations can make your home more functional, allows you to express your personal style, and can greatly increase your homes value.
One renovation that brings an especially high return on investment, is a bathroom remodel.
One survey by the National Association of Home Builders shows that bathroom remodeling is the job most requested in the United States. Bathroom renovations account for close to 80 percent of home renovations.
Many find that the bathroom design of the past does not hold up to modern needs, style, and technology.
During a bathroom remodel, 90 percent of homeowners are electing to change the style of their master bathroom.
A shower remodel alone can vastly improve the function of your bathroom, and your life. It is easy to see why 87 percent of homeowners undergoing a bathroom remodel are opting to update their showers.
A survey by the 2016 HOUZZ Bathroom Trends Study shows 30 percent of respondents had plans to expand their shower to double it’s original size, or making it even bigger.
Some other features that many homeowners are looking to update in a bathroom remodel are flooring, countertops, sinks, and tubs.
Another 73 percent of homeowners are choosing to renovate a bathroom that has not been updated for 16 or more years.
There are some pitfalls to be aware of when undergoing a bathroom remodel. If plumbing needs to be moved or the pipes are old you may have a slightly more complicated renovation on your hands. Going at the work on your own may end up costing you even more time and money.
However a bathroom contractor will know just what needs to be done and will be able to help you navigate any potential pitfalls. A skilled contractor can help you draw up the plans that will work for you, your space, your budget, and will leave you with an improved, more functional bathroom.
Why not start your search for an experienced contractor in your area today? Before you know it, you will have a beautiful new bathroom that will greatly improve your property value.