Bathroom Remodeling Ideas

If you are considering a bathroom renovation, be sure to view our archive of articles for bathroom remodeling ideas. You’ll find suggestions on cabinets, countertops, backsplashes, sinks, tile, fixtures, and more, which you can incorporate into your bathroom renovation project plan.


6 Reasons for Installing Recessed Lighting Throughout the Home

17 Oct 2019, 2:00 pm | Bathroom Finishing Ideas

Whereas other types of fixtures best suit one or another specific application—be it ambient, task, or accent lighting—versatile recessed lights can meet all average household needs.

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6 Things to Know About Travertine

9 Oct 2019, 12:00 pm | Bathroom Tile

Travertine is prized as a durable, elegant, and character-filled material for residential applications, including flooring, countertops, backsplashes, shower and tub surrounds,and more.

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The Easiest Way to Clean Shower Doors

3 Oct 2019, 3:00 pm | Bathoom Maintenance

It’s always a challenge to clean shower doors of the hard water stains and soap scum that lingers after a wash, but you don’t have to resort to harsh chemicals.

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The Best Bathroom Fans for Spaces Big and Small

30 Sep 2019, 3:00 pm | Bathroom Ventilation

Save your bathroom from excess moisture and the problems that come with it—from cracked paint to mildew growth—with this shopping guide and our top picks.

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The Best Home Improvements To Increase The Value of Your House

27 Sep 2019, 3:10 pm | Bathroom Finishing Ideas

A good rule of thumb for determining your home renovation budget is figuring out if you're going to get a return on your investment. You should be strategic when renovating — go after the room (or rooms) that will make the best investment.

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The 6 Best Things You Can Do for Your Plumbing

25 Sep 2019, 3:10 pm | Bathroom Plumbing

If you take these steps to safeguard your plumbing system now, you could reduce the risk of future plumbing problems and even increase the useful life of some of your appliances.

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What's the Difference: Renovation vs. Remodel?

19 Sep 2019, 9:30 am | Bathroom Finishing Ideas

The words “renovation” and “remodel” are often used interchangeably, but if you’re planning some major home improvements, it’s best to get the terminology right before you talk to a contractor.

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Solved! What to Do About Yellowing Paintwork

17 Sep 2019, 2:00 pm | Bathroom Painting

Whether or not you can reverse the discoloration or must tackle the tinge another way depends on the cause. Read on to identify what’s behind the yellowed paint in your home and learn how to restore its original color.

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Here's How Much Remodeling Any Room Really Costs

17 Sep 2019, 10:49 pm | Bathroom Finishing Ideas

Whether you’re looking to renovate your entire kitchen, complete with new cabinetry and appliances, or you just want to update your living room with a fresh coat of paint, new furniture, and carpeting, remodeling can be a pricey prospect.

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Paint by Numbers: Top Paint Brands Reveal Their Most Popular Colors

16 Sep 2019, 8:13 pm | Bathroom Painting

Strike the balance between timeless and on trend with these 12 paint colors selected by top experts for their widespread popularity and visual appeal.

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The Best Caulks for Showers and Tubs

20 May 2019, 9:45 pm | Bathoom Maintenance

Learn what caulk is right for your bathroom project and enlist one of our picks for good-looking, long-lasting results.

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15 Wainscoting Ideas with the Most Character and Charm

30 Aug 2019, 6:05 pm | Bathroom Finishing Ideas

Nothing dresses up naked walls like wainscoting. It comes in a variety of designs and materials to suit a range of interior styles. Check out the most wow-worthy ways to use this adaptable wall decor.

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7 Things to Know Before You Wallpaper the Ceiling

29 Aug 2019, 2:00 pm | Bathroom Finishing Ideas

Pick the perfect type, color, and pattern to wallpaper your ceiling—and take our tips to ensure smooth, flawless results.

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The Most Popular Home Improvement Projects in America

29 Aug 2019, 10:46 pm | Bathroom Finishing Ideas

How do you decide which home improvement projects to tackle? Read on for the top 12 home improvement projects and their average cost, then start planning!

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The 7 Deadly Sins of Home Remodeling

26 Aug 2019, 8:02 pm | Bathroom Finishing Ideas

Every homeowner who has taken on a home remodeling project has a sad story about past mistakes. When you embark on your next renovation, be sure to avoid these common missteps.

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The Best Bathroom Cleaners for All Surfaces

22 Aug 2019, 12:00 pm | Bathoom Maintenance

Showers, tubs, and countertops collect soap scum; toilets gather grime and bacteria; tiled surfaces can fall prey to mildew and mold; and mirrors collect toothpaste, makeup, and streaks. Fortunately, today’s commercial cleaners work hard so you don’t have to.

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Here's Why Your Plumbing Sweats in the Summer

20 Aug 2019, 10:00 am | Bathroom Plumbing

Are you tired of finding condensation puddling up around your plumbing pipes and fixtures this time of year? With these five solutions, you can relax and stop mopping up the water.

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What's the Difference? Eggshell vs. Satin

19 Aug 2019, 10:30 am | Bathroom Painting

Planning on painting a room or sprucing up a piece of furniture? In addition to picking a color, base (water or oil),...

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15 Places Water Damage May Be Hiding in Your Home

6 Aug 2019, 2:10 pm | Mold Remediation

Water damage is often hidden from sight, tucked away between walls or under floors. As a result, significant structural damage can occur before it’s discovered. Read on to learn about 15 spots where water damage could be hiding in your home.

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9 Ceiling Types You'll See in Homes

31 Jul 2019, 3:08 pm | Bathroom Finishing Ideas

Learn all about the most popular ceiling styles to decide what’s right for you, whether you are house hunting, remodeling, or having a new home built.

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The Best Shower Curtains, According to Happy Homeowners

1 May 2019, 9:50 pm | Bathroom Finishing Ideas

Shower curtains are the unsung heroes of traditional showers and tubs. In addition to providing privacy, they bring your bathroom softness and style while hiding the clutter of all those shampoo and body wash bottles.

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15 Problems Hard Water Can Cause

24 Jul 2019, 5:34 pm | Bathoom Maintenance

Hard water doesn't pose any health risks, but it can cause a number of plumbing, maintenance, and household cleaning issues.

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How Much Tile Do I Need?

8 Jul 2019, 11:00 am | Bathroom Tile

Follow these easy steps to make sure that you stock enough material for your next tile project.

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The Best Paint Primers, According to DIYers and Pros

27 Jun 2019, 8:00 pm | Bathroom Painting

Whether you’re painting the living room or a patio table, applying a preparatory coat of primer to the surface first will improve adherence, prevent peeling, and reduce the number of coats needed to obtain beautiful results.

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6 Things to Know About Living with High Ceilings

27 Jun 2019, 8:00 pm | Bathroom Finishing Ideas

Though nine-foot ceilings are the industry standard for new construction, ceilings that soar to 10 or 12 feet and eve...

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