Renovating your bathroom can seem like a costly, time consuming and sometimes unnecessary task. However there are actually many benefits for renovating your bathroom space, some that you may not have heard of yet. Although it may seem like a massive upheaval the end result will far outweigh any inconvenience. In this blog we will outline the 4 main reasons it's a totally great idea to get planning that bathroom renovation.
Why Renovate Your Bathroom?
- If you're currently looking to sell your property, or it's something you are considering in the future, renovating your bathroom can add anywhere from around £3500 to £4000 on the value of your property. Which is certainly a figure not to shove your nose at! Many property guru's suggest that adding an additional cloakroom toilet can also reap you big rewards when it comes to profit. A tidy, clean, functional bathroom is also very appealing to prospective buyers and will make selling your home much easier. Indeed many home buyers will overlook a property that only has one bathroom area such is the demand for these spaces.
Save On Energy Costs
- Despite the fact renovating your bathroom may cost, the long term financial benefits can be huge. Updating the technology and functionality of your bathroom can save you a lot on energy costs which over time will balance out the cost of the renovation. There is a good range of water saving products available now from the popular dual flush mechanism on toilets to shower and tap regulators which ensure you don't use too much water. You will also find modern towel radiators have controls which allow you to control the amount of heat perfect for different times of the day or even year! Not only will you save on energy costs you will also have a more functional, reliable bathroom that you truly deserve.
- Who doesn't love some luxury in their life? No one. So by renovating or even simply updating your bathroom, you can create a space you're proud of, and a space you actually want to spend tine in. Loving somewhere you spend a lot of your time in is definitely a space you should be investing your money in. Such is the range of luxurious bathroom products now available it is really easy to create that spa environment in your own home. Whether it's powerful body jets or sumptuous whirlpool baths or even marble effect tiles there are endless ways you can bring a touch of luxury into your own bathroom space.
- When you are looking to improve your own bathroom a vital consideration is to think who uses the bathroom and which items you think are most important. For example if you are a fan of showering there is no point in letting a generous sized bath over run your bathroom space. Choose a three sided shower enclosure to create a lavish shower space and opt for a bath with a more space saving design such as a corner bath. There are also numerous modern touches which can improve the function of your bathroom too such as infrared sensors to turn on mirror lights and digital shower panels to allow you to set the water temperature and flow before entering. By considering contemporary bathroom designs you will find a vast choice of products to improve the usability of your bathroom and the clever designs which create more space in even the smallest of rooms.
Follow our handy tips and we are confident you will be planning to renovate in no time at all! You may wish to read my other blog for inspiration which details my bathroom ideas for creating a dream bathroom space
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