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bathroom renovation: how do i proceed?

Updated: 2 days ago

Working with an interior designer for a bathroom remodel can make the process more efficient and the result more satisfying in the long run. Here is a detailed overview of the typical steps and phases of the collaboration:

1. Initial consultation and needs analysis

  • Appointment scheduling: Arrange an initial meeting with the interior designer.

  • Needs clarification: Discuss your ideas, wishes and needs. What do you want to change? What functions and design are important to you?

  • Budget framework: Define your budget and clarify what can be achieved with it.

  • Style and inspiration: Share examples of designs you like to give the interior designer direction.

2. Concept development

  • Floor plan and layout: The interior designer creates an initial draft of the floor plan and suggests possible layouts.

  • Material and color selection: Selection of materials, colors, finishes and sanitary objects that match the desired style.

  • Initial visualizations: Creating sketches or 3D renderings to give you a visual idea of ​​the new bathroom.

3. Detailed planning

  • Fine-tuning: Discussing and adjusting the concept based on your feedback.

  • Technical drawings: Creating detailed plans and drawings that serve as a basis for execution.

  • Cost calculation: Creating a detailed cost estimate based on the materials and finishes chosen.

4. Tendering and offer comparison

  • Obtaining offers: The interior designer obtains offers from qualified craftsmen and specialist companies.

  • Comparison and selection: Comparing the offers in terms of cost, quality and time frame. The interior designer advises you on selecting the best suppliers.

5. Project coordination and monitoring

  • Creating a schedule: Developing a detailed schedule for the remodel to ensure that all work is coordinated and completed on time.

  • Site monitoring: The interior designer monitors the progress of the work, ensures that everything is going according to plan, and serves as a contact for the tradesmen.

  • Quality control: Regular inspection of the work carried out to ensure that it meets quality standards and your expectations.

6. Acceptance and completion

  • Final acceptance: Joint acceptance of the completed bathroom, checking for defects and discussing final details.

  • Defect removal: The interior designer ensures that any defects are corrected.

  • Closing meeting: Final meeting in which the project is reflected and feedback is exchanged.

7. Aftercare

  • Follow-up: The interior designer remains your contact after the project is completed for any problems or questions that may arise.

  • Satisfaction guarantee: Ensuring that you are fully satisfied with the result and that everything meets your expectations.

Benefits of working with an interior designer

  • Professional expertise: Access to professional expertise and creative solutions.

  • Time savings: Efficient coordination and monitoring of the entire project.

  • Quality assurance: Ensuring high quality standards and avoiding errors.

  • Individual solutions: Tailor-made designs that take your individual wishes and needs into account.

Working with an interior designer can make bathroom renovations much easier and ensure that the result is both aesthetically pleasing and functional.

Costs for a bathroom renovation in Switzerland

Basic renovation:

  • Costs: approx. 40,000 to 50,000 CHF

  • Scope: New sanitary facilities, high-quality tiles and materials, adjustments to the room layout.

Advanced renovation:

  • Costs: from 50,000 CHF upwards

  • Scope: High-quality sanitary facilities, designer furniture, high-quality materials (e.g. natural stone, marble), extensive changes to the room structure and technological integration.

Please contact us for a free initial consultation. We look forward to hearing from you.

Dorian Huber Interiors - Umbau & Interior Design

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