The Professional Choice

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Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Top Bathroom fix-ups

Omaha is listed at number 24 in 'Remodeling Magazine's' top 100 hottest remodeling markets for 2011. The bathroom is the most requested room in the home people want to upgrade. If you are considering some type of bathroom remodeling project this year here is a listing of the most requested bathroom fix-ups.

Custom tile tub and shower surrounds, floors and wainscoting

New cabinets, vanity & granite tops with undermount sink

Decorator mirrors

New quiet vent fan

Anticlog toilet

New lighting with dimmers

Grooming mirrors

Electric mirror defogger

Glass vanity or wall shelves

****drum roll***for the forgetful guys....a self-lowering toilet seat!!!

Towel warmers

Heated flooring

Vessel sinks

Verticle Spas - multiple shower heads, body jets

Ceiling or wall speakers

When enlarging the bathroom - double sinks -his and hers

Supplemental heat - an electric heater that looks like a heat register in the wall.

Hidden electrical outlets - Get rid of the clutter on your vanity counter tops. With strategically placed and hidden electrical outlets placed behind drawers in your vanity you can plug in hair dryers and curling irons and put them back in the drawer when you are done with them, leaving them plugged in.

Just think what you could do to your bathroom with unlimited funds!