The Bathroom Retreat: 5 Worst Home Fixes for the Money
Unless you're a hermit who never entertains, you've probably wished for an extra bathroom now and then.
But bathroom additions require serious coin. For a moderately outfitted addition with
synthetic stone or plastic laminate surfaces, figure parting with
$21,695, according to the Remodeling report. Go upscale, with premium
marble or fine tile, and you can easily spend $40,710. Either way, you
get about the same return: 53 cents on the dollar.
additions usually cost more, pros might be able to reconfigure your
existing space to add a bathroom for less, Alfano says.