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A bathroom remodel involves a significant amount of planning and DIY skills, if you are intending to do all or some of the work. To complete a successful remodel, you will need to have some specialized tools and determination to get the project done. As with most remodels, patience and the willingness to seek help when needed will make the project successful.
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When To Renovate a Bathroom
Before you draw up any plans or head to the store to shop for tile, consider how much you really need to renovate in the first place. The average cost to remodel a bathroom is $5,000. However, the costs vary greatly depending on the current state of the space, your design plan and material costs. Here are signs that you need a bathroom remodel.
- Breaks and Leaks: Broken tiles, leaky faucets and cracked fixtures are all signs that your bathroom needs a facelift.
- Outdated Decor: Styles come and go, but some passing trends will instantly date your bath.
- Poor Lighting: Adequate light in a bathroom is important for functional tasks and makes the space look more open and brighter.
- Changing Needs: As your family dynamics change, so do your…