bathroom remodel

Updating Your Aging Bathroom Into Twenty-First Century Chic

Nothing looks worse than a rundown, outdated bathroom. This is especially true when the time comes that you want to sell your home. One look, and prospective buyers will head back out the door. That’s because they know that refurbishing the room into something they can be proud of is going to cost a lot of money. A bathroom remodel is probably the most expensive project a homeowner can tackle, and no one is going to buy a home with this costly remodel hanging over their head. True, it will also cost you a chunk of change to repair the damage the years have done to the space, but you’ll find that the changes will pay off by significantly raising the value of your home.
If you’ve spent any time watching the home remodeling shows on TV, you already know some of the things that prospective buyers are looking for …

bathroom remodel

Simple Ideas for Updating Your Bathroom

Remodeling your entire bathroom can be an extensive and costly task. Thankfully, there are many small updates that can be made that will make just as large an impact on the look and function of your room. These small updates require little time, little knowledge of home improvement and won’t burn a hole in your pocket.
Replace your fixtures. The two main fixtures that should be replaced are the faucets and shower heads The faucet is used by essentially everyone who enters the bathroom, so having one that is up-to-date, functional and attractive is a must. Many times, people use the default shower head that came with their home- these are usually older and may be rusted. Updating to a new shower head is inexpensive and easy. They make a variety of water-efficient ones that are great for those who want to “go green”.
Replace any old hardware. It is …