Your bathroom and the fixtures inside it go through a lot of tear and wear due to its heavy use and near-constant exposure to moisture, which can make the bathroom look shabby and worn out while potentially causing problems with water damage from leaking fixture. A fresh, new bathroom is provided by a well-executed bathroom renovation.
A well-executed bathroom renovation also can help raise the value of your home. You can renovate your bathroom into several sections; ensure that they should work together while you think of ideas for each part of the renovation.
An important role in your bathroom renovation is played by lighting; lighting is also largely affected by the location of the bathroom. You will rely on electrical lighting if you have an interior bathroom. You can use a combination of natural lighting that is provided by a window and electrical lighting for a bathroom located along an exterior wall.
When you are considering about new light fixtures selection, choose ones that fit enough with the overall decor of your bathroom. What type of lighting you will use is also affected by your bathroom decor. Softer lighting fits better than the harsh glow of fluorescent lighting if your bathroom has a warm, inviting decor. You can also save your money and energy cost by using LED lights rather than CFLs.
Another major part of the bathroom renovation process is choosing new bathroom fixtures such as a bathtub, toilet and sink. As well as the size of the bathroom, you have to take into account that will be using the bathroom itself. His-and-hers sinks can be ideal for a master bath if your space allows. Though installing a shower fixture with the tub can prevent headaches down the road, but when your kids are old enough to begin taking showers, a bathtub should be considered if you are looking for a kid’s bathroom renovation. You are required to install low-flow toilets to conserve water in most places. Dual-flush toilet which has two buttons on it; a higher-flush setting for solid waste and a low-flush setting for liquid waste, is another option that should have take into consideration.
The basic idea around which the design of the renovation flows is the decor. Paint scheme, fixture, lighting, flooring and other elements of the renovation must work together for the bathroom to look its best. The overriding factor in the process should be the intended user of the bathroom when choosing the overall decor. While a bathroom design for older children should take their gender into account, you can simply decorate a bathroom for your child in bright colors; I am sure, no matter how old are your child, they will like bright colors in their bathroom walls. You can choose a design that both you and your spouse are happy with if it’s the master bath that’s being renovated. You need to do it right because you will have to live with your renovated bathroom for years.