The bathroom is one of the busiest parts of every household and of the areas we do not spend a day without using. Many of us do not realize it, but we spend more time in it compared to the kitchen, dining room, or living room throughout our life. Because of this, the bathroom tends to be the first areas to get deteriorated and outmoded, making it more and more uncomfortable to use as years go by.
Furthermore, despite being one of the most important rooms of a house, bathrooms are probably one of the few areas that are neglected when it comes to regular renovations and updating. For the place to stay usable and be able to accommodate the changing needs of the household, it must be regularly updated or even remodeled.
By hiring a professional bathroom remodeler or contractor, you will be able to remediate minor bathroom issues which can avoid them from turning into major and costly problems in the future. These issues can include cracks, stains, and missing grout (which can be signs of early onset water leakage, mold, and mildew formation), leaking pipes, poor lighting, and inadequate ventilation.
However, keeping your bathroom functional is not only the reason to keep your bathroom updated. If you are no longer pleased with the overall appearance and ‘feel’ and function of your bathroom, you can always tweak parts of your bathroom. Furthermore, if you are planning to sell your home in the near future, it might be best to start remodeling your bathroom sooner than you think. According to real estate agents, bathroom renovations can be one of the best investments for your property. In fact, studies show that its remodeling and upgrade can give you 100-102.2% return on investment—which is the highest among renovations.
You can take advantage of the beginning of the year to start remodeling (or planning) to remodel your bathroom. If you are in need of some inspiration, the keeping up-to-date with the latest bathroom trends can help you get started and pinpoint what you need to do with your renovation project this year. To help you out, here are the key takeaways from the infographic Luxury Commercial Bath, discussing the top bathroom trends you need to look out for in 2018.
- French doors
- Playful colors and patterns
- Retro vibes
- Round mirrors
- Touches of nature
These trends are just part of the countless possibilities of design enhancements you can implement in your bathroom. To learn more about how you can take advantage of these bathroom trends, check out the infographic below.