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BATHROOM Renovations 

Refresh Your Body and Mind.

Image to Reality bathroom renovations and remodeling truly allows us the opportunity to demonstrate leading edge design ideas, innovative project planing, and provide a captivating bathing experience like no other.

Whether you’re looking to completely remodel your master ensuite, renovate the kids bathroom, or simply just update your powder room, we can handle your bathroom renovations Burnaby project easily and affordably.

The bathroom is a place where you want to relax, refresh, and rejuvenate. It needs to be open and inviting with pleasant textures and colors, and intriguing with glass enclosures, interesting tile work, and upgraded fixtures and finishes.

At the top of the list of “must haves” for most Vancouver bathrooms is the thermostatic shower system. It features large shower rain heads, adjustable shower arms, and temperature control valves. These units not only create visual interest, but enhance the shower experience. Glass enclosures for showers are also a definite upgrade to curtains. They visually expand the size of your bathroom and allow for a more illuminated and open shower.

Today, waterproof membranes for tiled showers virtually eliminate past problems associated with leaking showers; stand alone or floating furniture grade bathroom vanities both increase storage and accentuate style in the bathroom; dual flush toilets improve water efficiency; and jacuzzi tubs with aeration and chrome therapy lighting add to the bathing experience and luxury feel of your bathroom.

Bathroom Renovations Burnaby

Putting all of these and other elements together into a working bathroom can be challenging. The selections available for your space can sometimes be overwhelming. Image to Reality contracting can help make this task easier. We can assist you with your main bathroom, or ensuite, and fashion a design suitable for your home. Experience top-notch bathroom renovations Burnaby with our expertise. 

FAQs

  1. How much does a typical bathroom renovation cost?

    • The cost of a bathroom renovation can vary widely depending on factors such as the size of the bathroom, the quality of materials used, the extent of the renovation, and labor expenses. It's essential to establish a budget and obtain quotes from multiple contractors before proceeding.

  2. What are some popular bathroom renovation trends?

    • Popular bathroom renovation trends include walk-in showers with frameless glass enclosures, freestanding soaking tubs, floating vanities, matte black fixtures, subway tile backsplashes, and heated flooring.

  3. How long does a bathroom renovation typically take?

    • The duration of a bathroom renovation depends on the scope of the project. Generally, it can take anywhere from a few weeks to several months, with factors such as demolition, plumbing, and custom installations affecting the timeline.

  4. Do I need permits for my bathroom renovation?

    • The need for permits for a bathroom renovation varies depending on the scope of the project and local building codes. Major renovations involving structural changes, electrical work, or plumbing modifications may require permits. It's advisable to consult with local authorities or a licensed contractor to determine permit requirements.

  5. What are some ways to maximize space in a small bathroom renovation?

    • To maximize space in a small bathroom renovation, consider installing a pedestal sink or wall-mounted vanity to create the illusion of more floor space. Utilize vertical storage solutions such as shelves or cabinets mounted above the toilet and opt for space-saving fixtures such as a corner shower or compact bathtub.

  6. How can I ensure the safety of my family during a bathroom renovation?

    • To ensure the safety of your family during a bathroom renovation, communicate with contractors, keep work areas clean and organized, restrict access to the renovation zone, and follow safety guidelines for handling tools and materials. Additionally, consider temporary alternatives for bathing and hygiene to minimize disruptions.

  7. What should I prioritize when planning a bathroom renovation on a limited budget?

    • When renovating a bathroom on a limited budget, prioritize essential upgrades that offer the most significant impact, such as updating fixtures and hardware, refreshing paint or tile, and focusing on cost-effective materials like fiberglass or acrylic for tubs and showers.

  8. How can I choose the right tiles for my bathroom renovations Burnaby?

    • When choosing tiles for a bathroom renovation, consider factors such as size, color, material, and durability. Ceramic and porcelain tiles are popular choices for bathroom floors and walls due to their water resistance and ease of maintenance. Additionally, consider incorporating accent tiles or mosaic patterns for visual interest.

  9. What are some common plumbing considerations during a bathroom renovation?

    • Common plumbing considerations during a bathroom renovation include relocating fixtures such as toilets, sinks, and showers; upgrading plumbing pipes and drains to meet building codes; and ensuring proper ventilation to prevent moisture buildup and mold growth.

  10. What are some common mistakes to avoid during a bathroom renovation?

    • Common mistakes to avoid during a bathroom renovation include underestimating the budget, overlooking the importance of adequate ventilation and waterproofing, neglecting to plan for sufficient storage space, and failing to hire qualified professionals for plumbing and electrical work. It's crucial to plan carefully, communicate effectively with contractors, and address any issues promptly to ensure a successful renovation.

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