Are you a homeowner? If so, how you do you like your home, particularly the bathroom? Each day, we make countless number of trips into the bathroom. That is why it is important that your bathroom is one that not only looks attractive, but one that makes you feel good about yourself and your home. Unfortunately, not all homeowners have the perfect bathroom. Do you? If not, you may want to think about having your bathroom remodeled. If remodeling is not for you, maybe a new toilet can be the answer. Do away with the dated toilet, uncomfortable seat and constant toilet running.
When it comes to bathroom remodeling, there are many homeowners who decide to have their old bathroom toilet replaced with a new one. In fact, there are many homeowners who choose to do more than just have their bathroom toilet replaced. Whether you are looking to remodel only a small portion of your bathroom or a large portion of it, there is a good chance that you may be in the market for a new toilet. That is because, when it comes to bathroom remodeling, one of the mostly commonly executed changes includes the installation of a new toilet.
If you are in need of a new bathroom toilet, there are a number of important factors that you may want to take into consideration. One of those factors is the other remodeling that is being done. If you are planning on remodeling the rest of your bathroom, you will want to make sure that you pick a bathroom toilet that will compliment the rest of your soon to be newly remodeled bathroom. Having everything match, from the toilet to the floor tiles, is one of the best ways to create an attractive looking bathroom.
In the United States, the majority of homes have a traditional toilet in them. Traditional toilets are another way of describing standard model toilets. Most standard model toilets come in white and they are, well, just standard. If you are remodeling your bathroom on a budget, you may be able to benefit from the purchase a standard model bathroom toilet. Standard bathroom toilets are often known as being the most affordable of all bathroom toilet models. Although you may be shopping on a budget, you may also be shopping for the best toilet around. If that is the case, you may be looking for something different, say something a little bit more elegant. If so, you should be able to find it, with a little bit of research.
When choosing a new toilet for your next bathroom remodeling project, it is important to be concerned with the appearance of a toilet, but it also important to be concerned with the cost of one. Although it is possible to purchase a standard toilet for only a few hundred dollars, you need to keep additional costs in mind. As you likely already know, bathroom toilets are heavy; therefore, you may need assistance getting your toilet into your home. Depending on where you shop, you may be able to get free delivery, but you should also be prepared for a small delivery fee. Also, if you need assistance with installation, you will need to keep installation costs in mind.
As you can see, there is a fairly large amount of decision making that does into choosing your next bathroom toilet. Despite the fact that it may take a little bit of research and time, to find the perfect toilet, the results will almost always be worth it.
Are You A Do It Yourselfer
Are you looking to become one of thousands of homeowners who, each year, makes the decision to have their bathrooms remodeled? If so, are you also planning on doing that remodeling yourself? While there are a number of advantages to do it yourself bathroom remodeling, there are also a number of disadvantages. One of those disadvantages is the possibility of something going wrong. No matter how much or how little home improvement experience you have, there is always a chance that something could go wrong with your bathroom remodeling project. The good news is that there is almost always a way to fix it.
- Turn off water supply
- Disconnect water supply line
- Remove toilet
- Prep the floor
- Remove existing wax ring
- Install new wax ring
- Install new toilet hold down bolts
- Secure nuts to the commode
- Apply commode nut covers
- Fasten toilet tank to commode base
- Install toilet valve kit
- Secure water supply lines
- Check for leaks
Repair Kits For Toilets
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Toilet Lid Replacement
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How Toilets Work
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When it comes to something going wrong and bathroom remodeling projects, you will find that one of the most common problems is that of an injury. Each year, thousands of Americans injure themselves while remodeling their bathrooms. Many times, the injuries are only minor, but other times they can be quite severe. If you do injury yourself, it is important that you get your injury taken care of, whether you need to quickly bandage up a scrape or seek medical assistance. Even if you would rather stay and finish up your bathroom remodeling project, you are advised to seek medical assistance if you need to. Deep, untreated cuts can not only result in the loss of blood, but they can also result in infections. Getting sick isn’t worth a few extra hours of work.
Study How To
Although bathroom remodeling injuries are quite common, there is something unexpected that occurs even more often. That is a mistake. A large number of Americans, as previously mentioned, make the decision to do their own bathroom remodeling. While many of these individuals do have some prior home improvement experience, not all do. Even if you have home improvement experience, there is always a chance that you could make a remodeling mistake, but the changes are slimmer with prior experience; therefore, it may be a good idea to sign up for a bathroom remodeling class, before you start working.
Everything Is Fixable
Even if you have all of the home improvement experience in the world, there is still a chance that you could make a mistake. Most of the time, you will find that this mistake is not the end of the world. Whether you simply used the wrong paint, spilled a small amount of paint on your new bathroom floor, or accidentally cut a floor tile too small, there is always a solution to your problem. The reason why many simple bathroom remodeling mistakes get so blown out of proportion is because many do not take a second to sit back and think about their mistake. If you do this, it will be easier to come up with a solution to your problem, no matter how large or small that problem or mistake be.
Although there is a good chance that you could return to your bathroom remodeling project after a mistake as been made or even after you sustained an injury, you may not necessarily want to. It is not uncommon for many do it yourself bathroom remodelers to realize, after they already started, that they are in way over their heads. The good news is that you should, almost always, be able to seek professional assistance. Many professional contractors are able to not only start a remodeling project, but they can also finish one that you may have already started. Therefore, if you find yourself in over your head, which is quite common; you may want to call upon one of your local contractors or bathroom remodeling experts.
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