A bathroom remodel project is also important to do in a mobile home. Event it is just a mobile home with limited facilities, comforts must come first so the homeowners can enjoy living in the mobile home. When the bathroom looks old with stained bathroom fixtures, you should remodel the bathroom. It will make the bathroom as well as the mobile home increasingly comfortable. You can do the project by yourself. The simple project is easy and fast to do. Replace the old bathroom fixtures and the change the flooring; then you can get a new bathroom over the weekend only.
Old Things Removing
Start the bathroom remodel project by removing all old bathroom fixtures including bathtub, toilet, vanity, faucets, and sink. Decide which fixtures to replace. Besides, you can reuse all bathroom fixtures that are still in good condition and then reinstall them when the remodeled bathroom is ready.
Replace the Old Flooring System
Continue the works by tearing the floor; check any holes or sinking areas underneath the floor. It is commonly found warp conditions on mobile home’s floors. When you have fix the holes and sinking floor, settle down the new flooring system in the bathroom. Use some mortar to install the flooring. Choose any qualified brand and follow the instructions to mix it well. Pour the mixed mortar onto the bathroom floor and let it flows on the slightly sloping floor. After it level out the floor, it is ready to become the flooring base.
To choose the new flooring system, linoleum flooring is best to install in an old mobile home’s bathroom. The material is more flexible and less probable to crack for the shaking base of mobile home. It is better than tile flooring that tends to be more breakable.
Remodeling the Plumbing System
The plumbing system inside your mobile home should also be remodeled as well. Check the plumbing system and replace any damaged plumbing. You should check the plumbing system by crawling underneath the mobile home so every pipe is accessible to check. Even though some pipes haven’t been damaged, you should replace the pipes in old condition. It will prevent any damages in the future.
When everything in the bathroom remodel project has been ready. Then it is time to install the bathroom fixtures such as bathtub, toilet, sink, vanity and faucets. Caulk every edge of the fixtures in order to prevent leaks and water damages that possibly happen on the floor after the bathroom remodel done.