When a friend asks what it takes to renovate a shower, the answer usually involves a bit of a DIY approach.
You may need to splurge on new fixtures and a bit more time.
The DIY element is key to a renovation.
But as long as you do it with a good eye, you could be in for a big payoff.
Read More “It’s just a bit messy.
You need a bit, but not too much.
But a lot of the time it’s a bit like a mini-brick,” said Lisa MacDougall, owner of The Living Room Baths in Walthamstow.
“You can take out a little bit of your existing bathroom, a couple of feet of your floor and a little of your ceiling and add a shower head or a shower curtain or two,” she said.
That said, she said you could do a lot more if you’ve got the time and a lot less space.
If you want to add a whole new bath, you might need to start from scratch.
So what can you do if you want a new shower but need some help getting started?
“I have a couple customers that have got a very small bathroom, just the shower curtain and the shower head,” she explained.
“They need a shower and they’ve got a little wall that is just two feet wide.
They’ve got this big window that is a little wide and it is only four feet high.
They need to make that curtain a bit wider, they’ve put in a little more water so they can see their shower.”
Lisa said it’s all about being patient and being sure that you’re getting everything you need before you start.
You could also get a little help from a local contractor or professional who can do some work for you.
“You might be able to get a professional who’s got experience in doing things like moulding and painting.
Or you might be better off with someone who’s had a shower before and knows what they’re doing,” she added.”
There’s always going to be a bit going on in the shower.
There’s just going to have to be some patience.
What to expect before you get startedWhen you decide to make a shower renovation your first step is to look at the basics of the shower renovation.
Lisa recommends taking a look at where you live and how you use it.
She also suggests having a look around your home.
The first thing you should look at is the wall that runs across the front of the bathroom, and if you see any cracks or any gaps there you should probably fix them up and make them more comfortable,” she advised. “
The bathroom is probably the easiest area to look in because it’s very close to the main living area,” she noted.
“The first thing you should look at is the wall that runs across the front of the bathroom, and if you see any cracks or any gaps there you should probably fix them up and make them more comfortable,” she advised.
Lisa suggests adding a showerhead or shower curtain to the outside of the bath, but you might have to look into what kind of curtain you might want to use.
“A lot of people like to have a curtain that is two feet by four feet and two feet high, but I wouldn’t go for that.
You might need more space,” she told ABC News.
Do you need a professional to help you?
“No, not at all,” she admitted.
When it comes to a DIY project, Lisa suggested that you should get a contractor to help out.
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