Making the most of your property often means undergoing home improvement plumbing projects from time to time, leading many homeowners in the area to pursue an Alameda toilet installation project. Our team of experts knows exactly what needs to happen for an Alameda toilet installation project to be successful, so we’ve summarized a few ways you can make sure your efforts are a success.

Choose a strong professional team to work with

First, it’s important to work with a strong professional who is both well qualified and has a strong reputation in the community.

Toilet installations are complicated projects that are best done by a professional, as the average property owner usually doesn’t have enough experience or training to perform the installation smoothly. In cases where people attempt a do-it-yourself approach, there can often be costly delays and sometimes even damage caused by accidents.

Instead, it’s best to choose a well-qualified plumbing team like our fully licensed and insured team at Performance Plumbing. We believe that a professional license helps prove that the team you’re working with is a legitimate business who is dedicated to the craft of plumbing, while insurance is crucial for protecting you and your property should any unexpected incident arise.

Finally, be sure to only work with teams that have a strong reputation. At Performance Plumbing, we’ve earned a stellar reputation among our clients on customer review websites like Yelp, so we think you shouldn’t settle for anyone with a lower standing.

Gather examples of what you like

Either before or soon after you start working with the professional home improvement plumber, make sure you round up several examples of toilet installations that you like.

A helpful team like ours at Performance Plumbing will always be happy to review your examples with you and explain all of the advantage and disadvantages of the options. Our team is always happy to discuss logistics, costs and how various products perform over time, as well as difficulty of installation and estimated labor costs.

Consider the place where the toilet will be installed

Another aspect of your toilet installation project that you’ll want to discuss with the plumber you work with is the location where the toilet will be installed.

It’s important to consider the size and shape of the area where the toilet will be installed, to make sure it can fit comfortably in the space it will occupy. In addition, it should allow for enough surrounding space so that whoever is using the toilet can comfortably use the rest of the room and any other fixtures or furniture in the room.

Consider who will be using the toilet most frequently

When it comes to toilets, nothing is more disappointing for the user of the toilet than to find out that the toilet is uncomfortable or difficult to use. While having great appearances is nice, making sure the toilet functions comfortably is crucial.

Remember that people come in all shapes and sizes, so it’s important to take a moment to consider who will be using the toilet most. If you’re unsure or many people will be using the toilet, or you may not plan to stay at the property for many years, you may want to choose the most universal shape and design possible.

Choose a style and design that will last

Along similar lines, the style and design of the toilet can make a big difference when it comes to the value of your property.

While some people may be tempted to choose unique and cutting edge styles, it’s important to make sure the choice matches the surrounding style and design of the room the toilet is installed into, as well as the house overall.

For many people, usually choosing a design that is universal and can hold up over time is the best choice to avoid problems when selling the property later.

If you’re ready to get moving forward with your toilet installation or simply want some more information to help guide you along, don’t be shy ‒ our team of friendly plumbing experts is always happy to hear from you and we’ll help you as best we can.