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What Is A Fiberglass Bathtub Floor Repair Inlay?

October 18, 2015

Are you one of the many homeowners who have a fiberglass or acrylic bathtub shower combo in your bathroom. Like many of us you may have noticed very small cracks forming on the floor bottom known as “spider cracking.” These small cracks are signs of stress or a more serious problem with the floor of you tub.

What Is The Cost For Refinishing A Bathtub

July 26, 2015

Bathtub refinishing has always been a low cost home improvement alternative to replacement. A standard new bathtub installation including the cost to remove the old bathtub starts around $1500. Removing a bathtub is a major renovation that typically requires the removal of wall tiles, sheetrock or wet board not to mention the plumbing fixtures and drain removal.

Fiberglass Bathtub Refinishing Repair And Restoration

July 12, 2015

Diy Fiberglass bathtub refinishing and repair products can restore your bathtub, shower or enclosure to like new condition. Fiberglass can become aged and brittle over years of daily use and develop small cracks and become dull looking. Our products can repair this damage and restore your fiberglass bathtub or shower in one day.

Safety In The Bathroom Using Non Slip Products Rugs And Bathtub Mats

October 08, 2014

Did you know your bathroom is one of the most dangerous areas in your home? Every year thousands of people are injured by slip and fall accidents in the bathroom. Most of these injuries could have been prevented by adding a few safety features that minimize the risk of slipping on tiled floors and in the bathtub.

Bathtub Refinishing Can Save Apartment Home Owners Money

January 20, 2014

The expenses associated with owning an apartment building or maintaining rental homes in todays economy are always increasing as the price of materials needed to keep them in tip-top shape are on the rise. Property owners looking for ways to cut maintenance costs after a renter vacates a unit may want to consider bathtub refinishing to keep your bathrooms looking fresh and up to date.

Handicap Accessiblility Convert A Bathtub To Walk-in Shower

December 26, 2013

Standard bathtubs present a problem for the disabled and handicap persons. For those with limited mobility stepping into a regular bathtub is a challenge due to the height of the front facia of the bathtub. For this reason entering a bathtub can be dangerous for the elderly, handicapped and disabled.

How To Repair A Laminate Or Corian Countertop

July 29, 2013

During normal daily use your laminate or Corian countertop may become damaged and need repair. Knife cuts, burns, chips or other damage can be repaired using do-it-yourself repair kits. The cost of replacing a laminate or Corian countertop can be very expensive especially if yours is a custom countertop. Repairing a countertop be it laminate, Corian, Wilsonart or Formica is pretty straight forward and can be less expensive then replacement.

Painting A Claw Foot Bathtub

July 8, 2013

Bathtubs come in all shapes and sizes but the claw foot bathtub is the only tub to stand the test of time. For over 100 years the claw footed bathtub has remained a popular choice for those who love to soak. Finding one in good shape has also remained a challenge. Most claw foot bathtubs found in salvage yards require some tender loving care before becoming a show piece in your bathroom.

Bathtub Refinishing An Eco-Friendly Project

June 25, 2013

Every year tons of remodeling waste is poured into landfills worldwide. Many of the bathroom and kitchen fixtures including bathtubs, sinks, shower enclosures and countertops could have been restored lowering our carbon footprint. Bathtub refinishing is a green alternative, and more eco-friendly then polluting the environment with waste products.

How To Repair A Chipped Porcelain Bathtub

June 24, 2013

Repairing chips that may form in your porcelain enamel bathtub is a lot easier then you may think. Basically porcelain is hard glass created by firing a porcelain powder applied to primed steel. When the porcelain enamel is damaged it chips exposing the black primer and powder leaving an unsightly spot on your bathtub or porcelain sink

Starting A DIY Bathtub Refinishing Project

June 22, 2013

Refinishing a bathtub, shower or sink that has been damaged or showing it’s age need not be expensive. With our diy paints and repair kits for porcelain, fiberglass and cultured marble we will show you how to perform a successful bathtub refinishing project saving you hundreds of dollars in the process

Bathtub Refinishing VS Expensive Bathtub Liners

June 9, 2013

Do it yourself refinishing is not only reasonably priced but is also a time saving option. In any case, If you are considering a bathtub liner or insert, you will want to keep a few things in mind. The life expectancy of both a refinished bathtub, and a bathtub liner is between 12-20 years. This is based on professional bathtub installation, proper care, and the quality of the products the company is using

Lead Poisoning From Bathtubs

June 8, 2013

In an April 19, 1995 Good Morning America Broadcast, they stated that bathtubs were America’s most unexpected source of lead exposure for children. This is also true to this day. They also stated that as of late 1995, manufactures were continuing to use poisonous substances in the manufacturing of bathtubs. This is a concern for all of us, as lead exposure can cause serious illness especially in children.

Low VOC Safe Bathtub Refinishing Paint Coatings

June 7, 2013

The Bathtub Refinishing Referral Network new formulation is safer to use then any other bathtub refinishing product offered in the US markets. Unlike catalyzed urethanes used by most bathtub refinishing companies our bathtub resurfacing coatings do not require a catalyst. They contain very low VOC’s are less harmful to the environment and to the consumer.

Info On Painting And Reglazing Tiles

June 6, 2013

Have a beautiful bathroom except for that out dated, damaged and ugly yellow ceramic tile. Now you can change the color of any bath or shower tile by professional refinishing or by painting with our do-it yourself wall tile paint kits. In years past you would have had to hire a contractor to replace your tiles at a cost of over $1500.