Two DIY lovers have saved thousands on their dream bathroom after designing, sourcing and installing everything themselves.

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Laura Crombie and her husband Rian, who live in a UK village with their daughter, Sophie, 3, received some hefty quotes for their bathroom transformation. But, they have managed to do it all themselves for a fraction of what they were quoted.

grey tiled bathroom with gold hardware

(Image credit: Laura Crombie)

‘The old bathroom was pretty awful, with a weird pelmet above the bath, a turquoise suite and thick carpet,’ says Laura. ‘We knew it was the first room we wanted to renovate when we moved in but we couldn’t believe how high the quotes were.’