5 Types of Materials for Your Bathroom Walls


Bathrooms can be tricky to remodel, because you need to be careful with what materials you are using. You will need to choose materials that are waterproof or water resistant, so that they do not get ruined from any water that is splashed around. One of the most popular bathroom wall choices is drywall finished with paint. But take a look at these other options for the bathroom walls:


Tiles are the most popular choice when it comes to bathroom walls. They are easy to keep clean and most tile is reasonably priced. Tile is available in numerous shapes and sizes as well as colors and patterns. It is quite simple to create a unique look in a bathroom with a variety of shapes and sizes of tile.

Drywall and Paint

Paint is another obvious choice when it comes to bathroom walls, but you need to make sure that you choose paint that will protect your walls. Gloss or semi-gloss are the best options for the bathroom because water beads on them and can be wiped away easily. Also look for a paint that helps combat mold and mildew.

Acrylic Sheets

If you are looking for a simple installation, you may want to consider installing acrylic walls in your bathroom. They are available in single sheets. This makes them easy to install, but they are not available in many colors. You may only be able to find them in white or off white.


Laminate is another material that can be easy to install and it is a great way to match the walls of your bathroom to other rooms in your house.


To add a luxurious feel to your bathroom, we recommend installing stone walls. The stone walls will add depth and visual appeal to your bathroom. Real stone walls are quite expensive, but the end result looks fabulous. To save a little bit of money, you can also consider purchasing smaller natural stone tiles which will give you real stone at a fraction of the price of larger tiles.

Always Choose Quality Materials

By using the correct materials during your bathroom remodel, you will save yourself time and money. This will ensure that you can use your new bathroom for a very long time because all areas that can be damaged by water are protected.

Bathroom Remodeling in Colchester

Laurie’s Certified Construction is located in Colchester, VT. We are a small, family owned business, and we take great pride in the quality of our workmanship. We’ve helped many area homeowners improve the appearance and functionality of their home throughout the years.

Call us at 802-862-4754 if you’re in the market to remodel your bathroom or if you would like to discuss our processes with us. We will help you make the best choices for high quality materials as the project progresses.