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  • Welcome to Hoffman

    Your Kitchen & Bath Design Source


07 Mar 19

A bathroom remodel helps you make your bathroom a little more modern in addition to letting you add more comfortable and aesthetically pleasing features to this space. A remodeling job is no mean  feat and you should therefore ensure that you are adequately prepared to handle work of this magnitude. Proper preparation will ensure that the remodel is completed in time in addition to meeting the specifications you laid out. For a perfect bathroom remodeling job, avoid the following mistakes:

  1. Underestimating the cost

    A good remodeling job is likely to set you back thousands of dollars in terms of material and labour costs. As much as you would like to make savings on your project, it is important to be realistic and have a budget that allows you to complete the remodel in good time.


  2. Using poor quality materials

    Even if you do not want to splurge on luxury items and are simply looking for a functional bathroom, it is important to ensure that you use quality materials in your remodel. Poor quality materials may be cheap but they end up costing more in the long run in terms of repair and replacement.  Poor quality materials will tend to rot, warp or peel quickly in addition to making your bathroom look unsightly. To find out which materials will work best in your bathroom, always ensure to consult a professional designer or carpenter which ties in with the next point.


  3. Neglecting to contract a professional remodeler and designer.

    It might seem easier (and cheaper) to get a friend, spouse or other family member to help you remodel your bathroom. However, this might prove to be a lot more expensive in the long run. For one, someone without the proper expertise and experience will not know the right materials to use. This may result in their choosing poor quality materials in addition to those that are unsuitable for use in bathrooms e.g. wood and metal. Further, they might not know how to put in the right finishes or produce a result that is both beautiful and functional. Contractors who are not professionally certified may also damage your bathroom by laying in poor quality pipes or using dangerous fixtures that may harm you during use.


  4. Mixing design features

Any proud homeowner will want to ensure that their bathroom is as beautiful as possible. Unfortunately, many people want to use more than one design scheme in order to achieve the look they want. Small rooms like bathrooms typically require a consistent design scheme so it is best to avoid mixing more than two types of tiles, paints and other design features that you intend to use.


Remodeling your bathroom is a great way to make it look more modern in addition to increasing its functionality. A well remodeled bathroom is not only beautiful but will give you service for many years without requiring significant repairs. Getting it right from the get-go is crucial to ensuring a well remodeled bathroom and it is therefore important to ensure that you avoid the common mistakes that people make when renovating.

Looking for a remodeling professional to help you achieve the results you want? Hoffman Kitchen and Bath has a great team ready to help you create the bathroom of your dreams.


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Hoffman Fixtures Company
6031 South 129th East Avenue,
Tulsa, Oklahoma