03
Aug

There’s no denying it: bathrooms are the most private enclosures in any home. Over the years, they have gradually evolved beyond their traditional functions to become peaceful, relaxing spots to just sit down, unwind, and escape from the ever-busy lifestyles of major cities such as Chicago.

 

 

Today, with the abundance of truly inspiring designs and state-of-the-art home gadgets, a bathroom remodeling project should probably feature on your “to-do” list. Whether you’re still single or your home is teeming with young kids, an ingeniously designed bathroom is still your best location to retreat to after a long day.

 

If you’re contemplating a makeover for your bathroom, take some time to sit down and carefully plot how you intend to go about it. For instance, discuss your ideas with the people you live with or your friends, as well as with the potential members of your design and build team. Here are a few points you can talk about:

 

  1. The layout and functionality of the bathroom needs to be given due consideration, based on its potential users. For example, if you’re trying to renovate a guest bathroom, you could make them feel more comfortable by adding some extra shelving features so that they have ample space to store their items without feeling intrusive.

 

  1. If you’re remodeling a master ensuite, then you’d probably want to pull out all the stops and just go fully innovative with spa-like features, radiant floor heating, and maybe some elegant lighting. Or how about outfitting it with a good sound system? Ever sat in a hot tub with a glass of fine wine, while the soothing voice of your favorite artist just eases your stress away? You’ll never look at your bathroom the same way again.

 

  1. If the bathroom is large enough to include a shower area, then it would be a great idea to go for one. Of course, it doesn’t necessarily have to be a traditional shower space; newer models that incorporate more open areas have since been on the market, without the need for a door.

 

  1. After you’ve decided on a viable plan, hire a professional to execute it for you. Experienced Chicago-based bathroom remodeling contractors, like those working with DAL Builders Inc., can get the job done in a timely and professional manner. Moreover, they are Green Certified, so you needn’t worry about potentially toxic renovation materials.

 

Bathrooms nowadays are more about comfort and flair. Why settle for what you have now, when you can customize it to complement your lifestyle?

 

Sources:

5 Big Ideas For An Amazing Bathroom Remodel, The Huffington Post

Bathroom Remodeling Tips, Better Homes And Gardens

Planning Guide: Bathrooms, HGTV

Top 10 bathroom renovation tips, Style at Home

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