Typically, homeowners spend $5,000-13,000 to remodel an average size bathroom. Making minor updates or renovating a small bathroom costs $3,000-7,000.
Bathroom Cost Calculator
Quickly estimate the cost of doing a complete bathroom remodel.
Your price quote includes: new fixtures (toilet, sink, shower, tub), tile flooring, vanity, sink, countertop, and shelving.
Removal of old fixtures and installation of new drywall, tile flooring, and optional tile on all walls are included in the price quote. However, plumbing and electric work are not included.
You can choose 3 different trim levels – Basic (for rental apartments), Mid range (suitable for most homes) and Luxury.
Keep in mind that the local bathroom remodeling prices can vary as much as 20% above national average (for Pacific region) to 18% below national average for East South Central regions of US. Thus, to get location-based pricing, select your region from the options menu.
Average bathroom remodeling costs
Across the US, homeowners report spending $9,500-18,000 to completely renovate a standard size bathroom (8×10). Redoing a smaller size bathroom (5×7) or less costs $3,500-8,000.
Building a new bathroom in the attic or home addition can cost as much as $25,000 or more. However, this is a very popular remodel, because building an additional bathroom greatly improves the resale value of your home, and offers much more convenience for your family while you are living in this house.
Doing a full master bathroom remodel comes with a high price tag; average costs are $20,000-35,000. However, a luxury master bathroom with custom materials and fixtures can easily cost $50,000-75,000.
A full bathroom remodeling project usually includes the following:
– All new fixtures (sink, faucet, tub, shower head, toilet)
– New windows and doors
– Adding/updating lighting
– New flooring
– Shelving, cabinetry, counter top
– Tile on the walls, inside the shower stall
– Painting the walls and ceiling
– Removal of old tile and fixtures
Its best to hire pros who have a license, insurance and will pull all appropriate work permits from your town.
Cost of luxury bathroom updates
More expensive updates that can significantly drive up your total bathroom cost include the following:
|Build custom cabinetry and shelving||$1,500-8,000 depending on size and complexity|
|Custom shower enclosure instead of a prefab shower insert||$3,000 – 10,000 depending on the size, design and materials used|
|Install radiant floor heat||$8-12 per square foot|
|Move around fixtures such as sink and toilet||at least $2,500-3,000 because this requires plumbing work|
|Demolish/move walls to increase square footage||$1,800-4,500+|
|Build a steam shower or sauna||$2,900-11,000+|
|Make the bathroom handicap accessible||$2,000-9,000+ This can include: expanding the entry way, building rails around the toilet and the shower stall, building a bench|