Each year, thousands of homeowners remodel their bathrooms. Some pay big bucks for professional contractors to do the work, while others do it themselves at a discount, with a little assistance from bathroom remodeling experts.
If you’re a do-it-yourself kind of guy or gal, or if you want to get some ideas together before contacting a professional, look no further than these excellent books that will show you the way, step-by-step, for a beautiful, luxurious bathroom you can call your own:
Design Ideas for Bathrooms
Written by Ms. Susan Boyle Hillstrom
Price $13.57 (Amazon.com)
Paperback: 224 pages
Publisher: Creative Homeowner; Second edition (March 1, 2009)
Tired of your old bathroom? Ready for a remodel? Need some ideas? Check out Design Ideas for great illustrations on some of today’s most stunning bathrooms and décor.
50 Great Bathrooms by Architects
Written by Aisha Hasanovic
Price: $20.00 (Amazon.com)
Hardcover: 128 pages
Publisher: Images Publishing Dist A/C (July 24, 2006)
Is your bathroom crying out for a professional’s touch? Check out 50 Great Bathrooms, jam-packed with plans, illustrations and quotes from some of America’s top bathroom design architects.
1001 Ideas for Bathrooms: The Ultimate Sourcebook: Fixtures, Accessories and Decorative Schemes
Written by Jerri Farris
Price: $18.24 (Amazon.com)
Paperback: 240 pages
Publisher: Creative Publishing international (June 15, 2008)
This really is a great reference book for anyone planning for a bathroom remodel. Great selection of bathroom styles, fixtures, accessories and other stuff for today’s elegant bathroom.
Remodeling a Bathroom (Build Like a Pro Series)
Written By: By Leon A. Frechette
Paperback: 176 pages, color photos and drawings
Published in 2005
Check out the books the contractors use. Build Like a Pro Series offers step-by-step plans and illustrations. A bathroom remodeler’s dream reference book.
Bathroom Remodeling For Dummies
By Gene Hamilton, Katie Hamilton
Paperback: 360 pages
Published in 2003
Transform yesterday’s bathroom with Bathroom Remodeling for Dummies, one in a series of books aimed at beginners and veterans alike. Easy-to-read, accessible book. Don’t be afraid to tackle a bathroom remodel. Check out Bathroom Remodeling for Dummies for easy-to-follow instructions and tips.
A Bathroom Guide
Rating: 3 out of 5