Bathroom Renovations Guide

Renovate your kitchen or bathroom with help from the experts. Paramount Plumbing has the experience and skills to create your dream bathroom or kitchen.

We work with some of Wellington’s most reputable builders to create your bathroom or kitchen and ensure every detail is completed with care and professionalism.

Whether you are looking for basic renovation or high-end spec finish, we’ve got the skill sets and access to products and materials to bring your plans to fruition.

Renovation Checklist

Contact Paramount Plumbing

It may feel counter-intuitive to call us first, but this way we answer any questions you may have. 

Also, we can guide you with budgets and choosing the best options for your reno.

0800 02 72 72

Decide on a budget

Estimate how much you can spend on the renovation and make sure to leave room for any unexpected costs.

Identify project scope project

Is this a minor refresh or a full-scale renovation?

Ask us for a quote

We will come and discuss your project and provide a quote.

Renovation Options

Choose colors and materials

Make sure that the materials you choose are appropriate for use in a bathroom in New Zealand and that they comply with the relevant building codes.

This is also the time to give your walls and ceiling a colour upgrade.

Obtain a building consent

If your renovation requires making changes to the building structure more than minor repairs then you must obtain a building consent.

Prepare the room

This involves removing all fixtures and fittings, covering windows and furniture, and protecting the floors if necessary.


Remove old fixtures and fittings, strip walls and ceiling and dispose of debris.

Install the new fixtures and fittings

This is where Paramount stand out due to our skill and experience.

Test the plumbing

Check that all plumbing connections are working properly and do not leak.

Install the finishing touches

This includes all the items such as painting, wallpapers, tiles, and other accessories.

Inspect and Finalize:

Inspect all work for accuracy and quality. Make any necessary adjustments, finalize project and sign-off.

Clean up and inspect

Clean up any mess and check that the work has been properly completed. Move furniture back into the bathroom.

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