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Bathroom Remodeling Cost

When planning to remodel a bathroom, you’ll need to think about form and function. New tile borders and patterns, a really nice shower niche, and a built in bench seat are just some of the popular features in a bathroom remodel these days. The benefits include a beautiful new bathroom that helps you wake up in the morning and start to wind down at night. Of course, you also need to consider the budget. Listed below are some average costs for various types of bathroom remodeling projects. These are averages and every project is slightly different. However, these price points will give you a fairly accurate idea of where things fall in the various price ranges and what you’ll be able to get for your money.

Powder Room Remodel $3,500 – $8,500

A powder room remodel can range from $3,500 to $8,500 depending upon the size, complexity, and fixtures of choice. If it’s more of a “makeover” or “facelift” type of project, you can keep things closer to the lower end of the budget. This would include tile replacement, repainting of the walls and floors, and replacing fixtures. All plumbing and electrical services will be reused and fixtures will remain in the same spots. On the other hand, if you want a complete gut and to fully start over, the price will increase accordingly. With this type of project, everything is removed down to the studs. All new plumbing and wiring can be installed, new wall insulation, wall board, and preparation for all new tile and fixtures. Some custom framing for storage can usually be included.

Basic Bathroom Remodel $8,500 – $12,800

A basic bathroom remodel can range from $8,500 – $12,800 depending upon the size, complexity, and fixtures of choice. If it’s more of a “makeover” or “facelift” type of project, again you can keep things closer to the lower end of the budget. This would include tile replacement, repainting of the walls and floors, and replacing fixtures. All plumbing and electrical services will be reused and fixtures will remain in the same spots. On the other hand, if you want a complete gut and to fully start over, the price will increase accordingly. With this type of project, everything is removed down to the studs. All new plumbing and wiring can be installed, new wall insulation, cement wall board, and preparation for all new tile and fixtures. Some custom framing for shampoo and tile niches, corner shelves, a built in bench seat and/or custom closets and storage can usually be included.

Midrange Bathroom Remodel $12,800 – $30,000

A midrange bathroom remodel can range from $12,800 – $30,000 depending upon the size, complexity, and fixtures of choice. If it’s a straight forward type of project, to get rid of old fixtures and make a new functional bathroom, you would be able to spend less. With this type of project, everything is removed down to the studs. Everything installed with be new. All new plumbing, new wall insulation, new cement wall board, and preparation for all new tile and fixtures. Custom framing for shampoo and tile niches, corner shelves, a built in bench seat, and custom closets and storage will typically be included. For a midrange bathroom remodel, ceramic tile can be replaced with porcelain, which is stronger and offers more design and color choices. You can get very creative with border tiles, accents, rope molding tiles, and built in nooks for reading material. Custom built ins, closets, and storage can be introduced for projects at this level. This is the type of project where you can show your personality and uniqueness. We can introduce multiple shower heads, heated floors, and other comforts that are not available at the lower price ranges. Your choices will influence the pricing ofcourse. 

Deluxe Bathroom Remodel $30,000 – $100,000 plus

A deluxe bathroom remodel can range from $30,000 – $100,000 depending upon the size, complexity, and fixtures of choice. This type of project almost always includes a room addition or major interior renovation. The focus of this project would include either building a new room to house the master bathroom suite of your dreams, or annexing a small bedroom, unused closet space, or both. A deluxe project would include a complete gut to fully start over, and the price will reflect the amount of effort involved to achieve your goals. With this type of project, everything is removed down to the studs. All new plumbing, new wall insulation, new cement wall board, and preparation for all new tile and fixtures. Custom framing for shampoo and tile niches, corner shelves, a built in bench seat, and custom closets and storage will typically be included. In the deluxe bathroom remodel, just like in the midrange bathroom remodel, ceramic tile can be replaced with sturdy porcelain that also offers more design and color choices. Like the above option. you can get very creative with border tiles, accents, rope molding tiles, and built in nooks for reading material. Custom built ins, closets, and storage are the norm for projects at this level. You can really show your personality and uniqueness in this type of project. Multiple shower heads, his and hers sinks, heated floors, and other comforts not available at the lower price ranges will be included at this level. This is the height of custom remodeling and the beauty will last for years.

Again, please keep in mind that these are just some examples of price ranges to help you get some ideas of bathroom remodeling possibilities and the corresponding costs involved. Every project and homeowner is different, with different goals, wants, and needs. We hope this information is helpful on your path to a beautiful new bathroom!