Remodeling a bathroom is one of the more common home improvements chosen by homeowners, along with remodeling the kitchen. There are a number of potential advantages to upgrading the bathroom in a home.
Potential Increase in Home Value
Homeowners who Remodel Bathroom facilities in their homes often see an increase in their home’s value, although this increase may not be over and above the average $8,000 to $16,000 cost of the remodel. The return on investment in a bathroom remodel is usually at least 54 to 65 percent, with the exact amount determined by the options chosen during the remodel. Regardless, it’s a good option for those who want to make their home easier and more profitable to sell. This is especially the case when there are problems with the original bathroom, such as an outdated look or an inconvenient layout that makes it difficult to use. Choose features that are popular with home buyers and don’t go with anything too trendy and you’re likely to get a greater return on investment. Also, make sure not to price yourself out of the market by installing features that are way more expensive than those in other homes in the neighborhood.
More Attractive, Less Cluttered Home
An ugly bathroom isn’t a place anyone would want to spend time in. A remodel can make it more attractive and more functional. Not only will a project to Remodel Bathroom facilities in the home improve the look of the bathroom, but it may also make the home less cluttered if you go about it the right way. Make sure to include more storage, including such things as cubbies in the shower walls to store items used in the bath and shower, cabinets and other storage, such as shelving.
Potentially More Environmentally-Friendly
Opt for fixtures that are energy efficient and faucets, toilets and shower heads that use less water to make the bathroom more environmentally-friendly. This may lead to a slight decrease in energy and water bills and also make the home more attractive to future buyers should you decide to sell.
Contact American Bath Inc for more information on bathroom remodeling.