Today I'm sharing with you a bathroom remodel!! This guest bathroom is actually at my Parents' house... they did all of the work themselves.
Unfortunately I do not have a "Before" photo... but let me describe what it looked like before:
builder grade oak cabinet, white tile counter top, and for the floors the cheapest tile you could get.
Here's the after!
Isn't it beautiful??
I love the walls... they are actually wallpapered! You can kind of tell in the pictures that the wallpaper has a little shine on it... so you when you walk through the bathroom the light bounces off and shimmers!
Now this bathroom is a Jack and Jill bathroom. What they noticed though was that when you opened the doors they would swing way out into the room and take up a bunch of space. So... they made their own doors. They cut a door down the middle and made a little double door. Isn't that a great idea? It is space-saving and it is super cute!
|open double door|
One last look... isn't this bathroom so cute?? (The bathroom does have a toilet and a full shower/bathtub too but I don't have pictures of them).
They saved money on this project several ways: One, they did all of their own tile work. That saves the most amount of money. For the pieces from RH, they would scour the RH outlet store once a week when they'd drive by. You can sometimes pick up pieces for 25-30% of their original price. Most of the time though it's about 50% off. They hung their own wallpaper too!
The source list:
Mirror- Restoration Hardware
Sconces - Horchow
Vanity and faucets - Restoration Hardware
Tile floor- Calacatta Marble
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