Find Professional Contractors for Your Bathroom Remodel

(ARA) – The bathroom is the room which often receives the most traffic in your home. The constant use of this room makes it look tired and worn faster than other rooms. This fact often leads homeowners to put the bathroom remodel at the top of the list of desired home renovations. If you have been thinking of embarking on a bathroom remodel for your home, you have many choices. Your bathroom contractor can replace or re-do minor items for you or do a completely new bathroom for your family.

If your bathroom contracting project doesn’t include major replacements of bathroom fixtures, a fresh coat of paint and re-grouting can do wonders for the look of your bathroom. If you have inherited someone else’s dirty tub and tiled wall, many new enclosure options are also available to fit right over your existing tub and tiles to allow for a clean and fresh look at a fraction of the cost of a full replacement. Many tiled wall options have built in shelves and racks, which are also a bonus.

New light fixtures and accessories like towel bars or a modern vanity can also brighten and freshen up your outdated bathroom. Look at decorating magazines for great ideas of inexpensive ways to remodel your bathroom.

Before you hire a contractor, there are some things you should do first. Be sure to read about how to find the best remodeling contractors. This way you will know how to hire the best contractors that will do quality work every time.

Once you’ve hired your contractor, talk to them about every aspect of your remodel, especially what you are doing about temporary bathroom arrangements. Even if you have a second bathroom, you’ll want to know how long the room being remodeled will be off limits. There are other alternatives if the home does not have a secondary bathroom. You can arrange for a latrine to be delivered if zoning codes allow or ask a neighbor to borrow theirs.

Finding the right contractor for your project and communicating your plans ensures the contractor understands your needs, style and desires before the project starts. It also helps you get both accurate pricing and a better estimate of the project timeline from your contractor and will minimize any problems that may arise during the construction phase.

Wondering how you will find a qualified, local contractor?

Go to, and submit a project request from over 92 different home improvement categories. A Project Adviser will contact you within 24 business hours to verify receipt of your project request and clarify any further details. Up to four member contractors will contact you within 48 business hours to schedule a free estimate on your project. A Project Adviser will follow up with you to make sure you are satisfied with the service you received. Finally, you decide on the contractor that’s right for your project and get started!

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