4 Factors Affecting Bathroom Remodel Cost

Updated: Aug 3

If you are planning to remodel your bathroom, we bet, you're wondering how much its estimated cost will be.

A typical bathroom remodeling project costs about $22,000. It could be higher depending on the scope of work which could range up to $90,000. For bathroom renovations, the cost could go significantly lower from $10,000 to $17,000. And even lower, if you do the renovations yourself.

To know the difference between renovation and remodeling, read this article.

There are other factors affecting the cost. Some of these factors include materials, labor, and bathroom size.

Read on to know more. This will help you identify which areas to compromise for your budget. It will be beneficial in creating the budget for your remodeling project.

Here are the main factors that determine bathroom remodel costs:


You probably already have a design inspiration for your next remodeling project. This could be modern, edgy, Scandinavian, farm-style, or a design that caught your attention from browsing on Pinterest.

The fun part of a remodeling project is looking and shopping for the materials needed. There are a lot of options for you in terms of materials for your bathroom. You may find most of these from your local home depot or home improvement stores nearby. For hard-to-find materials and luxury additions, you can always look into online stores, specialty shops, or shops that cater to custom-made products.

Other homeowners even purchase and import materials from outside the country to achieve the desired look for their bathroom remodel. The choice is really yours, as long as it satisfies you and is within your budget.

It’ll be best if you make a checklist of the materials that you want to add or be replaced. These could be the following:

  • cabinets

  • sink

  • countertops

  • vanity

  • faucets

  • toilet

  • shower

  • tub

  • flooring

  • tile and grout

  • walls

  • doors

  • light fixtures

  • exhaust fan

  • shower fixtures

  • bathroom accessories, and