Don’t Move Plumbing
When remodeling a bathroom, try to keep your current plumbing where it is instead of relocating the shower and toilet. There are several DIY plumbing jobs you may be able to do yourself to save money.
Tile Your Own Backsplash
You don’t have to be an expert to do your own tile backsplash. In fact, you should be able to get it done in a weekend. Try adding a mosaic backsplash which should cost no more than $500 depending on your tile, but may save you hundreds in labor costs.
One of the best ways to save money on a kitchen or bathroom remodel is to install open shelves instead of custom cabinets. To see if this idea would work for your space, here are 12 ideas for organizing with open shelving.