Is your bathroom old, dingy, and out-dated? Do you want to totally redo it and have a brand-new bathroom? If so, great! Do you know what you want and where to start? If not, don’t worry. Bathroom remodeling contractors come with lots of ideas in their toolkit. What you can do is hire one that you like and together you can come up with the perfect vision for your new bathroom. While you’re looking for a contractor, take some to browse bathroom remodel magazines. Here you will find ideas for any size bathroom. You can also go online and look for bathroom design tips. There are countless blogs on the Internet full of tips for remodeling a bathroom. Bathroom remake ideas are all over Pinterest. In fact, there are so many bathroom remodel styles out there that you’ll actually have a hard time narrowing down exactly what you want. From the color to the layout and the types of sinks you install, every detail can be worked out beforehand, with or without a contractor.
Bathrooms have come a long way as technology has allowed for improvements to bathroom vanities and sinks, commercial toilets, contemporary toilets, water saving toilets, walk in bathtub and more. One would think its not that hard to change the properties of a toilet, but technology has revolutionized our modern toilets and appliances and given us fresh perspective on appearance and functionality.
Usable flushing toilets have been around in since the 1600s, but some people chose not to use them. When Queen Elizabeth I was presented with a flushing toilet, she refused to use it because it made too much noise. Nowadays, indoor plumbing and other technology has paved the way for modern toilets. Although pressure assisted toilets may seem more expensive than gravity toilets, the cost equals out because they require less flushing and less water, and do a better job removing waste.
By using water efficient toilets users can feel like they are doing better for the planet. Eco friendly appliances for the bathroom can help cut down on water usage. The toilet is the single biggest water user in the home, greater than taking showers or filling the tub for a bath. Replacing old toilets with low consumption modern toilets can cut water consumption by a quarter percent or more.
Other modern bathroom conveniences are walk in bath tubs, which are designed to allow less effort getting in and out of your tub or shower. These specialty walk in baths are perfect for those with health and balance issues which prevent leg lifting as well as for non ambulatory people. Walk in bathtubs feature a door that opens either inward or outward and allows the user to step in. A watertight seam forms the basin of the tub and when the door is shut no water can spill or seep.
The walk in bathtub was engineered for unassisted access. An affordable walk in bath tub can give users back the joy of bathing. Th walk in bath tub can provide virtually anyone with the benefits of soaking in a hot tub, and enable them to do so in confidence.
Even those with no physical difficulties … can enjoy the benefits a walk in tub can provide.
Outfitted with a modern toilet and walk in bath tub, bathrooms are becoming some of the most comfortable places in the house.