Ideas, costs, tips and plans - the information you need for a successful Bedroom Remodeling project
Homeowners have many important questions about their Bedroom Remodeling Project. How much will it cost? How long will it take? What problem areas do I need to watch out for? Can I recover my Bedroom Remodeling investment when I sell? Can I do some of the work myself? What can I do to make sure that the work is done right?
Costs, materials and best practices for the example Bedroom Remodeling project will help you answer these questions. Use this information to develop a budget, bid requirements, hiring contracts and a project plan.
The approximate costs and value of a typical Bedroom Remodeling project are summarized below. Use higher estimates for larger metropolitan areas and the lower estimates where home prices are below the national average. Adjust costs for substitutions or refinements in the last section. For size differences of up to 25%, scale total costs in direct proportion to the size of your project. Use the adjusted costs as a basis for setting a material budget and for comparing contractor bids (if you choose to have a professional perform the work).
|Project description||Update a bedroom. Update flooring, electric circuits and lighting. Use above average grade of materials, fabrication and installation quality. Furniture price is not included in estimate.|
|Project size||125 square feet|
|Material and labor cost||$2,034 - $2,373|
|Material cost||$1,242 - $1,449|
|Do-it-yourself assessment||Most of the Bedroom Remodeling project can be completed by a moderately experienced do-it-yourselfer; as with any project, high quality Bedroom Remodeling requires attention to detail and careful planning.|
|First year Return on Investment - ROI||Results vary widely and can be affected by the range of home prices in your neighborhood, the overall condition of your home and sensible design choices. A high quality Bedroom Remodeling project in an appropriate neighborhood can return 93% or more of its initial cost.|
|First year Return on Investment - ROI||Returns vary widely and are affected by the range of home prices in your neighborhood, the overall condition of your home and sensible design choices. A high quality Bedroom Remodeling project in an appropriate neighborhood can return as much as 77% - 91% of its initial cost.|
|Green rating||Bedroom Remodeling projects can incorporate renewable or sustainable resources and environmentally friendly materials.|
The following list includes major work tasks commonly performed during Bedroom Remodeling. Use this list to understand the timing and sequence of different steps in the Bedroom Remodeling project. Click any Task name for a complete written specifications, FAQs and quality checklist for the task - this essential information will help you control Bedroom Remodeling project cost and quality.
Do you expect to spend more than $250 on your Bedroom Remodeling project? If so, it is important create and manage a detailed plan for all project activities.
|Task||Service Provider||Time||Difficulty||Basic Cost Range|
|Develop Bedroom Decorating Ideas||Interior Designer||3 to 5 d||$516 - $862|
|Prepare Bedroom Design||Interior Designer||3 to 5 d||$387 - $647|
|Select Bedroom Furniture||Interior Designer||3 to 5 d||$387 - $647|
|Design Bedroom Lighting||Lighting Designer||2 to 3 d||$258 - $431|
|Install Recessed Lighting||Electrician||1 to 3 d||$209 - $358|
|Install Closet Organizers||Finish Carpenter||1 d||$84 - $145 per square foot|
|Install Shelving||Finish Carpenter||1 d||$16.39 - $27.43 per linear foot|
|Install Window Trim Molding||Finish Carpenter||1 to 2 d||$7.53 - $12.88 per linear foot|
|Install Baseboard||Finish Carpenter||1 to 2 d||$6.18 - $10.74 per linear foot|
|Install Door Knob||Finish Carpenter||1 d||$110 - $191 per door|
|Install Door Hinges||Finish Carpenter||1 d||$45 - $77 per door|
|Install Curtain Rod||Finish Carpenter||1 d||$84 - $145|
|Paint Molding||Painting Contractor||1 to 3 d||$1.81 - $3.07 per linear foot|
|Paint Bedroom||Painting Contractor||1 to 3 d||$5.74 - $9.79 per square foot|
|Paint Door||Painting Contractor||1 to 3 d||$142 - $240 per door|
|Install Prefinished Wood Flooring||Flooring Contractor||1 to 2 d||$12.78 - $22.67 per square foot|
|Replace Receptacle||Electrician||1 d||$79 - $134|
|Replace Electric Switch||Electrician||1 d||$74 - $126|
|Replace Switch Plates||Electrician||1 d||$20.53 - $34.49|
Review these tips, design suggestions, options and lessons learned before finalizing your Bedroom Remodeling project plan.
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