qSmart remodeling decisions start here. Get the bathroom you?ve always wanted and get a solid return on your investment. Written by and for working professionals, 'Bathroom Remodeling' is your roadmap to tackling the typical challenges of bath makeovers, getting the most for your dollar, and adding value to your home. Be prepared ? learn from the best in the business. Totally updated and expanded, this best seller familiarizes you with every facet of bathroom design and installation, from carving out a bath from a closet to creating a luxurious spa. You?ll know in advance ? when it?s most critical ? how to keep your project on budget, avoid the seven sins of bathroom design, and prevent what everyone dreads ? moisture problems that can impact your health and rot your home. Arm yourself with the latest advice before you shop. With the flood of new materials and products on the market, the guidance in Bathroom Remodeling will help you navigate typical pitfalls. Avoid costly errors when you learn how to work with today?s newest plumbing materials and proper installation methods for the many types of tile now available. And you?ll shop smarter once you know why the cheapest sink isn?t always the best buyq --from the publisher.When I plumbed my new house in 1999, I ran PEX for the radiant-floor heat. For the potable-water system, though, I reflexively used copper because conventionally thata#39;s how you plumb a house. I had a good time soldering the joints andanbsp;...
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