Top Budget Bathroom Makeover Ideas

Bored with your dull bathroom but worried about the high cost of a makeover? Don’t fret needlessly. You don’t need the fortune to transform your lifeless bathroom into an ultra-modern, cool space. It’s true that on average, it will cost you £7000 for a full bathroom renovation. However, if you get creative and use some of the makeover ideas discussed here, you can complete the bathroom remodel for less than half this amount.  

Top 9 Bathroom Makeover Recommendations 

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1. Corner Shower Enclosure (£200 - £300) 

Figuring out the easiest way to remodel the shower enclosure can be tough, especially if your bathroom is not of standard dimensions. However, the Romano 900 Pivot Corner Shower Enclosure makes this tricky task so much easier as it is available in three size options: x 760, x 800, or x 900. The chrome semi-framed design Romano range has a 900mm wide shower door. You have some leeway in choosing the fixed glass side panel, depending on the size of your bathroom. This panel comes in three different sizes, and you can select the ideal size for your bathroom. The Romano enclosure comes with an easy installation guide and you also get a lifetime guarantee on this product. 


2. Reduced Height Shower Enclosure (£144–£560) 

If your bathroom suite is not of the perfect length, width and height, you can still fit in a premium shower enclosure. For instance, if the ceiling is low, you can install a reduced height shower enclosure complete with a sleek modern design and stylish chrome mechanism. You can pick a shower enclosure that delivers a generous showering space, decreasing just the height of the enclosure. Reduced height showers come in an assortment of sizes, perfect for fitting snugly into those difficult spaces. 


3. Compact Basin & Toilet Bathroom Suite (£199) 

A compact basin and toilet combo are functional without compromising on style. The Series 600 4-Piece Bathroom Suite fits the bill to perfection, as it has a low projection of only 600 mm. The main feature of this compact toilet is it’s ideal for everyday, family use even though it’s one of the tiniest on the market. The basin with its soft, matching curve complements the toilet and presents any modern bathroom with a distinctive look and personality. The toilet includes a soft close toilet seat and dual flush cistern system for saving water. The ceramic basin has one tap hole and a matching pedestal. 


4. Full Modern Bathroom Suite (£200 - £300) 

This bathroom makeover idea is a convenient one as it enables you to replace several bathroom accessories with one quick frugal purchase. The Karizma Bath Suite is a fully functional bathroom suite package with a bath, bath panel, close coupled toilet, basin, pedestal, shower mixer, taps and waste. The focal point of this value buy is the Mercury Straight Bath. You get a 25-year guarantee for this bath, and it is available in three different sizes. This bath is made from sturdy Lucite acrylic, giving it incredible durability. The components of the close-coupled toilet include a quality seat, chrome push button and cistern with dual flush action. The other components of the Karizma bath suite are the Poma basin tap with popup waste, bath click waste and Poma bath shower mixer. 


5. Small Vanity Unit (£200 - £300) 

Replacing your vanity is a high-impact makeover idea. A floor-mounted vanity unit is a cost-effective option that you can install easily. The Sonix 550 is a floor-standing, grey vanity unit and basin. This high gloss water-resistant unit is made of acrylic-coated MDF (Medium Density Fibreboard). The design of this small vanity unit is unique, and it comprises two doors of different sizes: 340mm and 205mm. The other feature of this vanity unit is the pair of chrome bloc handles at the top of the doors. 


6. Combination Toilet Unit (£200 - £300) 

A combination toilet unit is ideal for any bathroom as it not only combines essential fixtures but it also takes up minimal space. The Patello Back to Wall 800 Combination Unit is perfect for concealing unsightly plumbing lines, leaving a clean finish after installation. The storage section of this unit is ideal for storing essentials for your toilet. Backed by a one-year guarantee, the combination toilet unit comprises a 600mm Slimline back to wall unit with a 3/6 lt. Dual Flush Cistern. The freestanding reduced depth storage unit has two glass shelves. 


7. Tall Boy Bathroom Storage Furniture (£190) 

A tallboy is an essential part of your bathroom, as it is such a versatile storage solution. This storage unit adds a touch of variety. The reduced depth and the stylish design of the Hacienda Tall Boy complement any modern bathroom. This easy-to-install storage furniture is available in three different colours: black, white and grey. Other options include floor or wall mountings and left hand or right-hand chrome designer handles. The mirror finish acrylic doors are equipped with soft-close technology for easy operation.  

8. Fitted Bathroom Furniture Pack (£400 - £500) 

Fitted bathroom furniture conceals unsightly pipework, presenting a neat and tidy finish. The main reason a fitted furniture pack is a great choice for your bathroom makeover is the compact dimension. This reduced-depth, stunning value buy is available in 5 different options, giving you plenty of choices. The Hacienda Fitted Bathroom Furniture Pack has gloss black acrylic fronts and a grey surround, complementing your bathroom aesthetics. This furniture pack includes a vanity unit with a washbasin and cistern unit. The vanity unit features soft close doors and sleek handles. This exclusive Bathroom City product also comes with a matching worktop and side panels. 

9. Pedestal Wash Basin (£10 - £50) 

A pedestal sink installation makes your bathroom appear larger. The Clizia Sink & Full Pedestal Basin is another inexpensive makeover idea that can deliver instant results. The main feature of this large bathroom basin is it can be connected quickly to existing pipework. You get a lifetime guarantee on this chic minimalistic look washbasin. Also, this basin includes a full white ceramic pedestal and is supplied with a single tap hole suitable for all mixer taps.  


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