Question by Greg: What is the average cost to install a bathroom in the basement? I have to add all new plumbing and jackhammer?
The floor out to add plumbing for a shower,toilet and sink.
Answer by Wingman
Well, for something as significant as remodeling your basement to incorporate plumbing and the such in order to have an all-working bathroom constructed in it, your best bet is to seek the assessment of a local remodeling contractor in your area.
Having a local contractor would permit you to better take advantage of being able to more accurately assess the situation in person. Fortunately, there are plenty of local remodeling contractors who are just eager to give free estimates with no obligation, and taking advantage of this is the consumer-smart way to go about finding an accurate answer to your question. It’s important that you get a local estimate and not rely on guesses found here on Yah, as a lot of factors really bear on the cost of such a project, including the following: The cost of material and labor greatly varies by location.
And, if you would like the local remodeling contractor to assist you, not just get his free assessment, the contractor can easily assist you in this project of yours. If you negotiate well with the contractor and he buys the building materials for you, you may try to have him pass the discounted cost of the materials to you, as usually contractors get discounts (called “contractor’s discounts”) when buying from suppliers because of the many purchases they make as required by their jobs.
So, yeah, fee estimates from local remodeling contractors are the key to your success in this home improvement project of yours. Here’s a great link to a handyman site that offers free very resourceful information to assist you in determining the viability and cost of your project, and, ultimately, selecting a local remodeling contractor in an effort to get the best deal for you:
Info on local remodeling contractors:
I’m sure you’ll find the information you need, specifically the tips, useful as it relates to being treated fairly by contractors and exploring the consumer-wise approach of getting free written estimates to find the best contractor in your area.
The Internet. Just whatever is available online and what I have on my mind, including the inclusion of relevant sites, like the one cited that came about with my efforts, which is intended to be useful. Helping people get the relevant info they want is great.
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