ideas: Let’s Re-Do the Bathroom: Another Summer Renovation Plan

bathroom “photo remodeling” image

bath remodeling

copyright image by

Time for a new bathroom look


  • Tired of your old bathroom? You certainly liked it many years ago, but now it seems to be aged and worn out.
  • There are some interesting bathroom designs that you should look at – you will find some posted here.
  • Ideas like frameless shower stalls – vessel bathroom sinks – high efficiency toilets – large tiled floors – etc.
  • And if age it creeping up for you as well, maybe a walkin bathtub may be the right appliance for your bath renovation.
  • Use the step-by-step below to get the process going.
  • What comments can you share?

VIEW: bathroom stuff (see below)
PINTEREST: bathrom design (new win)
IMAGES: bath remodeling ideas (new win)
YOUTUBE: bathroom design ideas (new win)
SERVICES: bathroom contractors (see below)
VIEW: bathroom planning (same win)

View Kitchen Renovation Steps

box image

Use this 6-Step Home Remodeling “Quick Guide” to review the kitchen remodeling process. It assembles information you may need and outlines it a step-by-step review with references.

Step 1: Analyze the Numbers

Before you start any kitchen remodeling, run some financial numbers to determine whether your kitchen renovation is a smart investment.

The numbers include the estimated costs, home value assessment, financing costs, and other related calculations.

Review these cost-related issues to kitchen remodeling vs. buying a new home.

links to internal page content (opens new win for reference)

link to notes: analyze the numbers
estimate the cost of your project
get your home value


Step 2: Collect Ideas

The 2nd step for planning a summer kitchen renovation is deciding what you would like to do.

Will it be a –

  • redesigning the kitchen,
  • replacing the kitchen cabinets/counter,
  • putting in an island,
  • replacing your sink and faucet,
  • buying new appliances,
  • re-decorating,
  • or something else.

see right column –

Step 3: Plan the Needed Specs

Step 3 is sketching your ideas on paper (or digitally) and developing the spec plan.

The spec plan determines what type of kitchen materials and design considerations that will be needed. It will also contain the product specifications for each kitchen remodeling element.

You will use the spec plan and architectural design to bid the project out to a contractor.

links to internal page content (opens new win for reference)

link to notes: developing spec plan
sketch remodeling plan
design considerations


Step 4: Find a Contractor

Step 4 is finding and negotiating the contract with a kitchen remodeling contractor.

Give your remodeling ideas and specs to a contractor for review and bid analysis. Use the local network (aligned with HomeAdvisor) to find the right contractor for your project.

Review guides for contractor selection and negotiation.

links to internal page content (opens new win for reference)

search bathroom contractors (see below)
selecting your contractor checklist
link to notes: contractor negotiations
contractor evaluation form


Step 5: Financing Your Project

Step 5 is arranging financing once you selected the contractor and finalized the contract for your project.

Using the equity value in your home is one of the best financing option for kitchen renovation. Start with a home equity line of credit or use the bank equity program.

Other options may include cash-out refinancing, personal savings, and/or financing from home improvement contractors.

links to internal page content (opens new win for reference)

link to notes: financing options
getting qualified for financing
negotiate rates


Step 6: Manage the Project

Step 6 is where the project begins.

It starts with setting up the work area, removing everything that needs to be replaced, installing plumbing and electrical if needed, putting in the final touches, etc.

It also means working with the contractor, managing the project, and getting the remodeling project inspected before releasing any funds.

links to internal page content (opens new win for reference)

working with the contractor
managing the home remodeling project
about a home project inspections
find home inspector


View Kitchen Ideas


May We Suggest These Key Postings About
“Bath Remodeling”

Remodeling Your Bathroom is Easier Than Ever (same win)
Bathroom Remodeling Guide: Dos and Don’ts (same win)
Bathroom Remodeling on a Shoestring (same win)

Find Bathroom Services
Bath Remodeling Cabinets
Plumbing Flooring
top-rated, pre-screened local contractors
pdf file FREE: download contractor selection
enter zip code – powered by HomeAdvisor ™

or simply search by entering bath item or other remodeling need



Nice pic idea? Leave us a quick comment below.

And please share this pic idea within your social networks.

facebook linkedin pinterest

Amazon Affiliate Disclosure: is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to The commission earnings are used to defray our cost of operation.

View our FTC Disclosure for other affiliate information.

Categories: Bath

About Author

Krayton M

From the executive team at We hope you enjoy this pic photo and the elements of the site. Please forward any suggestions or comments regarding the pic or other suggestions for improvement. We also operate other helpful guides in education, money, travel, and business. Visit our main site for address information. Thank you. Please share this site with friends and family.


Write a Comment