Get Ready For Your Bathroom Remodeling
If you’re finally doing that bathroom remodeling you’ve longed for, you might have tons of questions on how to survive the process. Many people fail to consider inconveniences like lack of privacy, dirt, and noise once the remodeling contractors start to work. That’s why we offer some ideas to go through the process smoothly.
Get A Time Estimate – And Expect Delays
Request a timeframe from the start, and consider an additional amount of time on top of it. Home remodeling projects often face delays such as supply issues, permit paperwork or any unexpected situation. Planning on a time margin will help you handle these delays easier, and if the job is finished on time you’ll feel relieved.
Plan For No Bathroom Access
Projects like bathroom or kitchen remodeling mean the space will be inaccessible for everyday use. Move all your items to a second bathroom, and if you don’t have one, make plans for bathing and showering while your bathroom is out of service. You can make arrangements to use your friends’ or family’s place, or take advantage of that gym membership.
Go On Vacation
Any bathroom or basement renovation process will carry with it days or weeks of mess and noise and no privacy during working hours. Getting away for a few days can be a good solution. If you still want to check on the progress, you can stay in a nearby area. In the end, you’ll come home to find your brand new bathroom.
Stay In Touch
Keep close communication with the contractor in charge of the project to stay updated. They should inform you about any problems they encounter, delivery estimates, completion or anything you need to know. Staying accessible and informed, but not actually getting in the way will ease the process.