Luxury Bathroom remodeling for your dream home in MICHIGAN
Why Bathroom Remodeling?
Bathroom remodeling can turn your dull or feature-lacking bathroom into one you love!
You spend enough time in your home, eventually you are going to discover things that you don’t like about it. One of the areas this is common in with our customers is the bathroom.
It might be because your bathroom doesn’t have the features you want or need. Or, that it has lost its luster over the years. Even something as simple as you’d like to upgrade it look more modern or stylish.
It’s perfectly natural; we all do it to some degree.
But, what if you could have the bathroom you’ve always dreamed of having? What would that look like for you?
Some ideas that might come to mind for your bathroom makeover might be:
- A modern bathroom with spa-like features
- A zero-transition shower with multiple shower heads? (Great for aging in place.)
- A completely open European Wet Room design
- His and her vanities
- New tile and flooring
- Upgraded lighting for a bright space
- Modern sinks, showers, faucets, mirrors or other fixtures
- Soaking tubs or other types of tubs
- Increased storage for linens, towels or other necessitie
Whatever it is, Stella Contracting in Plymouth, MI specializes in bathroom remodeling services for customers who want functionality, accessibility and high-end design.
Bathroom Remodeling For Function
Is there something missing from your bathroom that would make your life easier or more enjoyable? Perhaps, a no-step shower, comfort-height cabinets and toilet, or even a new soaking tub?
Maybe there are specific features you really want in your bathroom, such as more room to move around, a no-step shower or others that would make your bathroom easier and more enjoyable to use.
Have a look at some of our bathroom remodeling projects and you’ll see that we understand. We’ve been helping customers in the Plymouth, MI area create bathrooms designed specifically for them for over 60 years.
Special Needs Bathrooms
Do you need it to be easier to use because you have specific physical needs? Maybe your bathroom doesn’t support you, so you can do the things you need to do.
There are features that can help someone who has a specific physical need. From roll-under vanities to properly placed grab bars, up to and including features to make transfers easier.
These and other accessible or barrier-free remodeling features can make your life easier and your bathroom more enjoyable to use. Not to mention, much safer for you.
Remodeling For The Future
Are you thinking about your future and want have a bathroom that is able to help you later in life? Today, many people are beginning to understand just how important it is to have a home that supports you later in life.
Did you know that every year, millions of people over age 65 go to the emergency room because they fall? Or, that the room where the most falls occur is the bathroom?
Having a bathroom that will reduce anyone’s risk of falling, regardless of their age, is a worthwhile investment. By incorporating some specific features, such as having no transition between the bathroom floor and the shower area, can increase your chances of staying injury-free.
By combining Universal Design principles and our experience in accessible design, we can create a gorgeous bathroom that you can enjoy now and has all the features and functionality you may need later.
Bathroom remodeling FAQ
What are some potential bathroom remodeling ideas?
There are endless possibilities when it comes to bathroom remodeling ideas! Some popular options, include:
- Installing a luxurious soaking tub or walk-in shower
- Adding a double vanity for extra counter space
- Upgrading your lighting fixtures
- Installing a new tile or stone floor
- Replacing outdated fixtures and hardware.
- Adding a statement piece, such as a unique piece of artwork or a bold wallpaper design, to add personality to your space.
- Incorporating storage solutions, like built-in shelving or a custom medicine cabinet. This will help keep your bathroom organized and clutter-free.
What are the steps involved in a bathroom remodeling project?
When it comes to high-end bathroom remodeling services, there are several steps involved to ensure that the end result meets your expectations. Here are the typical steps involved in a bathroom remodeling project:
1. Consultation and planning: The first step is to meet with your remodeling contractor to discuss your goals, preferences, and budget. They will also assess your existing bathroom to determine the feasibility of your plans.
2. Design and selection: Once you have agreed on the scope of the project, your contractor will help you select materials, fixtures, and finishes that fit your vision and budget. They may also provide 3D renderings or sketches of the proposed design.
3. Demolition and preparation: Your old bathroom will need to be stripped down to the studs, and any necessary repairs or upgrades will be made to the plumbing, electrical, or structural components. This may require permits and inspections.
4. Installation and construction: Once the space is prepped, your contractor will begin installing new fixtures, cabinetry, lighting, and finishes. This may include tiling, painting, or other decorative elements.
5. Finishing touches and clean-up: Once the construction is complete, your contractor will add any finishing touches, such as accessories or trim. The space will be thoroughly cleaned and inspected to ensure everything is in working order.
Depending on the complexity of the project, the timeline for a bathroom remodel can range from a few weeks to several months.
What should I consider when choosing materials for my bathroom remodel?
When choosing materials for your bathroom remodel, there are a few important factors to consider. First, you’ll want to think about the durability and longevity of the materials, as bathrooms can be high-traffic areas that are prone to moisture and wear and tear. Look for materials that are resistant to water damage and easy to clean, such as ceramic tile, porcelain, or natural stone.
You’ll also want to consider the style and aesthetic of your bathroom, and choose materials that complement your overall design vision. Options like subway tiles, mosaic tiles, and patterned tiles can add visual interest and texture to your space, while marble or granite countertops can lend a luxurious feel.
Finally, think about your budget and the overall cost of the materials, including any installation fees. Talk to your remodeling contractor about the best options for your needs, and make sure to choose materials that will enhance both the function and beauty of your bathroom for years to come.
What type of contractor should I hire for a bathroom remodel?
When it comes to bathroom remodeling, it’s important to hire a contractor who specializes in this type of work. Look for a contractor who has experience in high-end bathroom remodeling services for homeowners.
They should have a portfolio of completed projects that showcase their expertise in this area. Additionally, make sure they have proper licensing and insurance, and check for any reviews or testimonials from previous clients.
By hiring a qualified and experienced contractor, you can ensure that your bathroom remodel is done to the highest standards and meets your specific needs and preferences.
What are common mistakes to avoid when remodeling a bathroom?
When remodeling a bathroom, there are several common mistakes that homeowners should avoid.
- Failing to plan and budget properly can lead to unexpected expenses and delays. It’s important to have a clear idea of what you want to accomplish with your remodel and to work with a professional to create a detailed plan and budget.
- Choosing the wrong materials. It’s important to select materials that are durable, easy to clean, and appropriate for the bathroom environment. For example, using porous materials like marble or limestone in a bathroom can lead to staining and damage over time.
- Neglecting to consider storage needs is another common mistake. A well-designed bathroom should have ample storage for towels, toiletries, and other necessities. Failing to plan for storage can lead to clutter and a lack of organization.
- Attempting to do the remodel yourself without the proper knowledge or experience can lead to costly mistakes and potential safety hazards. It’s important to work with a professional remodeling service that can ensure the project is done correctly and safely.
How long does it typically take to complete a bathroom remodel?
With our high-end bathroom remodeling services, we understand the importance of completing the project as quickly as possible, without compromising quality.
The timeline for completing a bathroom remodel will depend on the specific details of your project, such as the size of the bathroom and the extent of the renovations. However, we strive to complete all of our projects within a reasonable timeframe.
Our experienced team works efficiently to ensure that every aspect of the remodel is done to our high standards, so you can enjoy your new bathroom as soon as possible.
What special considerations should be considered when remodeling a small bathroom?
When remodeling a small bathroom, there are several special considerations that need to be taken into account.
- Maximize the use of space and choose fixtures that are appropriately sized for the room.
- Wall-mounted sinks and toilets can save space and give the illusion of larger floor space.
- Choosing the right lighting can make all the difference in a small bathroom.
- Adding task lighting over the sink and in the shower can help create a brighter and more spacious feeling.
- Storage is crucial in a small bathroom. Consider installing shelves or cabinets that can hold toiletries and towels.
- Choosing the right color scheme can make a big impact. Lighter colors can make the space feel bigger, while darker colors can make it feel cramped.
Bathroom Remodeling Makes Sense
Many of our customers have lived in their homes for years. They’re in love with the neighborhood, are really involved in their community or don’t want to give up their memories.
Whatever the reason, lots of folks want to stay where they are and just update their home to their lifestyle now.
If you’re looking to create the bathroom you’ve dreamed of having (or, the one you need now), you don’t have to look any further.
Stella Contracting can make it happen for you, with as little inconvenience on your part as possible. Our bathroom designers have the experience you need to make these changes in your home.
We can guide you as you decide the features you need, so when our qualified craftsmen are done with your project, you’ll have a beautiful bathroom created to your specifications.
Remodeling your bathroom doesn’t have to be a painful process. You deserve to have your project completed on time and with the top quality workmanship you expect and that Stella Contracting offer on all there projects.
Whether you need to update an existing bathroom, add a master suite with a luxurious spa, or modify a bathroom for special needs, we can help you!
Stella Contracting can create the bathrooms you’ll want to show off!
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NKBA - Great Place To Work Certified
Jeff Stella is one of a few contractors in Michigan who has achieved the destination of a Certified Kitchen Designer (CKD) along with a Certified Aging-In-Place Specialist (CAPS). This knowledge is used in all our projects.
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