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How to plan a bathroom renovation


Is it time to give your bathroom a makeover? While the thought of renovating can seem like a daunting procedure, our helpful guide breaks down the bathroom renovation process for complete peace of mind. From initial planning stages to end results, we cover everything you need to know to make your bathroom remodel idea a success.


Step 1. What should I consider first?

Ready to put together a plan of action? Start your bathroom renovation by considering 3 key elements:

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1. Budget

Costing an average of £4,500 (Checkatrade, 2022), bathroom renovations can be priced as little as £1,500 for simple designs through to over £10,000 for ultimate luxury modern bathrooms. When deciding your budget, consider that higher quality products are likely to be more expensive.

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2. Advice

Depending on the size and complexity of your project, bathroom renovations take approximately 1 to 3 weeks to complete. Want to get one step ahead? Start by planning your bathroom remodel idea in advance to avoid any possible disruption to daily life.

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3. Resources

Decided to hire professionals to help? Builders, plumbers, electricians and tilers are just some of the trades involved in many bathroom renovations. To save you time and effort, our retailers are fully equipped to recommend the best in your local area.

Step 2: How should I plan my bathroom layout?

After you've considered budget, time and resources, it's time to get creative! Begin thinking about how you would like your bathroom remodel idea to look and any practicalities that would benefit your lifestyle. Ready to start designing? Here's how to plan the your perfect bathroom layout:

Step 3. How can I get the most from my bathroom layout?

Want to make the most of your new bathroom? With extensive choice across sanitaryware, shower and bath solutions, as well as those all-important finishing touches, we've got everything you need to create your perfect bathroom remodel idea. Whether you're searching for a small family bathroom idea or revamping your master suite, make the most of your layout by considering bathroom size and any personal preferences. Here's how you can make the most of your space...

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A frequently used space, maximise comfort with the largest basin size your bathroom can accommodate. Perfect for small family bathroom ideas, wall mounted basins help to maximise floor space for an illusion of a larger space. Need more storage? Opt for a wall-hung furniture unit complete with countertop or inset basin for a practical contemporary bathroom design.

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With so many shapes, styles and sizes available, which toilet will best complement your contemporary bathroom design? A conventional design, close-coupled toilets remain popular across many luxury modern bathrooms. Alternatively, streamlined back to wall or wall-hung solutions can seamlessly integrate into any small family bathroom design.

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Shower, Bath... or Both?

Your bathroom needs and size both play a part in this decision. Whether you're after a shower enclosure for your small family bathroom idea, or a walk-in for your luxury modern bathroom, there's a choice for every setting. Prefer a bath? Over-bath showers combine bath shower functionality to bring you the best of both. Got the room? Consider a separate bath and shower.

Step 4. What do I do next?

You've already decided on your dream style and your perfect layout, so what's next? It's time to start searching for your ideal bathroom products! With everything you need to create your full bathroom solution in one place, discover how we can help bring your bathroom renovation to life...

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1. Find your favourites🔎

Browse our website to discover our full range of contemporary bathroom products. With a range of styles, shapes and sizes to suit luxury modern bathrooms and cloakrooms, we've got everything you need to create your perfect retreat.

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2. Be Inspired✨

Want to see our products in homes like yours? Follow us on Instagram or Pinterest to see real-home inspiration and more bathroom renovation ideas. Alternatively, download a brochure to explore our range of contemporary bathroom products.

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3. Create a shortlist💙

Got your eye on a selection of our products? Make a shortlist to find the names of your favourites quickly and easily. Don't forget to press print or email the shortlist to yourself for safe keeping - you'll need your shortlist with you for the final step!

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4. Visit your local retailer🛁

Found a design you love? Take your shortlist to your local retailer to bring the look to your home. Got a question? Industry experts, our retailers can answer any queries and recommend installers for complete peace of mind with your purchase. Find your local retailer here.

Ready to get started? Find all the inspiration you need for your bathroom renovation:

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