The bathroom renovation is usually a 4 or 5 day process carried out by professionals. There are 4 main stages in this process as follows:
Firstly, stripping out of your old bathroom. This is a messy and noisy stage of the project and it should involve cleaning and preparation work. If you are renovating only the bathroom the rest of the access should be protected in order to avoid unnecessary expenses.
Secondly, preparing all the walls and floors for tilling. This is most likely a necessary process because in the stripping out some of the existing boards will get damaged. This stage will also include plumbing to be moved or electrics. The bath and shower tray should be installed in this stage as well. It is very important to replace damaged timbers and replacing plasterboard with water prof magnesium board. Thanking will be the next step in this process using a tanking system applied to bath or shower area.
Thirdly, tiling process is a one or two days job depending of the tiles and the surface you want to tile. Apart from the suite you choose tiles are the most important part of the bathroom. The tiles rely make the difference for the bathroom to look good or not. When you are buying tiles make sure you add an extra 10% for waste. The bigger size tile more waste you are going to have. Color and size are important depending on what you what to achieve. If you want to make your bathroom look bigger go for a larger tile and more importantly a brighter color.
Fourthly, the last day will be the fitting of your bathroom suite, cleaning up and removing all the rubbish.