Remodeling a bathroom requires hard work, skill and
time. Some jobs are best left to the professionals, but
certain tasks, such as making a bath panel or tiling the walls,
should be within the capabilities of a competent DIY
enthusiast. If you feel up to the task of completing some of
your bathroom remodeling jobs yourself, it’s important to be clear
about how best to go about each job. Take your time to plan
exactly what you need to do, and make sure you have the necessary
tools and materials before you get started.
Here are some guidelines on how to do various tasks involved in
remodeling a bathroom. We will be adding new articles as time
allows. You might also want to visit our “Ask The Plumber”
section, which aims to answer some of the most frequently asked
questions our visitors have about their bathrooms.
Remodeling - Plumbing Considerations
When planning your bathroom remodeling, these plumbing
considerations need to be taken into account.
Bathroom Tiling Tips
Tiling is a skill, but with practice and care it’s entirely
possible to “do it yourself” – saving money and giving yourself the
satisfaction of knowing it’s all your own handywork.
Bathroom Tiles – Basic Tiling Tips
Tips and advice on how to tile your bathroom.
How To Fit A Bath Panel
Fitting a bath panel can
make a huge difference to your bathroom’s appearance and can really
complete your bathroom’s makeover.
How To Fit A Heated Towel Rail
Modern heated towel rails are increasingly popular as an
alternative to the traditional radiator, as they not only heat the
bathroom but provide a purpose-designed place for drying bath
How To Fit A Bathroom Mirror
A well-positioned mirror is an essential accessory in any bathroom,
both in terms of grooming and for reflecting light into the room to
help create a feeling a space.
Bathroom Flooring - How To Lay A Sub-floor
Tips on how to prepare a sub-floor before laying new bathroom
Bathroom Flooring – How To Lay Hard Tiles
Ceramic floor tiles are popular in bathrooms as they are
durable and look sleek and elegant.
Fit Tongue & Groove Paneling To A Bathroom Wall
Fitting tongue and groove paneling to the wall is a nice touch that
can give your bathroom a whole new look, and is a great idea if you
want to give your bathroom a makeover without replacing your main
Tips on bathroom lighting, to help you create the right mood.
Half-Tile A Bathroom
Here, we describe how to tile over the bottom half of the walls and
plaster the top half.
To Install Bathroom Ventilation
If an open window isn’t enough to ventilate your bathroom
sufficiently, you could install a ventilation system.