5 Questions to Ask a Bathroom Remodeler

December 28, 2015 | Bathroom Remodeling

You want to hire the best bathroom remodeler you can afford, but sifting through the list of local contractors can be tedious and time-consuming. Just how do you know if the home-improvement company will do the job right? We at Tom’s Best Quality Remodeling of Hoffman Estates, IL encourage you to ask a potential bathroom remodeler these five questions. 1. What are your credentials? Make sure the bathroom remodeler is licensed and insured. Don’t hire a DIY expert who may be great with a sledgehammer but doesn’t have a solid knowledge of local building codes. You may also want to find out whether the contractor is a member of professional organizations or whether he has won any awards for his work or customer service. 2. Can you give me examples of past work? A bathroom remodeler should be able to provide you with bathroom-remodeling pictures or perhaps a walk-through of … Continued

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Natural Bathroom Remodel

October 4, 2011 | Bathrooms

Many bathrooms can give off a very industrialized feeling. This makes your home bathroom seem anything but inviting. If you are tired of your boring bathroom, it may be time for your Arlington Heights home improvement contractors to remodel your bathroom. Your bathroom remodelers can create a natural, inviting atmosphere in your bathroom. Consider using more natural materials in your bathroom remodel to create a more natural bathroom environment. Stone easily creates a natural feel to your bathroom. If you plan on using tile for the flooring, consider slate tile. Slate tiles are often darker and will help create an earthy environment. Brown, green, and blue are colors that are found in nature. This makes them great color choices to decorate your bathroom. If you use a lighter brown shade for your granite countertops, light blue would work great as your wall color. The possibilities of using these colors are … Continued

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Bathroom Remodeling Lighting Installation

May 11, 2011 | Bathrooms

When it comes to Arlington Heights home improvement projects in the bathroom, most people think of big changes. However, something that can make a big difference that’s often overlooked is the lighting. Having the proper lighting in a bathroom helps you see better and makes the room more esthetically pleasing. There are several things to take into consideration when lighting your bathroom. A larger room needs more light fixtures than a small room. If a window allows for natural light in your bathroom, you will be able to have fewer fixtures. You may also want to choose a fixture that works well with your décor. You may also want to install a fixture that has a dimmer switch to provide a low-light setting for the evening hours. Under-cabinet lights are also a good option when you need low lighting. You will also have to decide how you will place the … Continued

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