How Can I Easily Replace My Bathtub Faucet?

Posted by on January 2, 2017 | Comments Off

With so many different innovative bathtub faucets hitting the market, your bathroom space may benefit from an upgrade. You can improve the aesthetic value of your bathroom by acquiring a waterfall, jet and decorative faucet for your tub.

How Can I Quickly and Easily Approach the Process of Replacing a Bathtub?

Posted by on December 1, 2016 | Comments Off

To achieve a truly pristine and comfortable bathroom space, your bathtub must live up to your expectations or it will decrease the ambiance in the room. Excessive wear and damage on your bathtub surface can make your bathroom space look tired and worn out, even in its cleanest state.

Why Should I Consider Bathtub Refinishing Over Total Replacement?

Posted by on November 1, 2016 | Comments Off

A stained and marred bathtub instantly takes away from the overall ambiance in your bathroom, no matter how many times you clean the tub surface. When deep scratches and divots dot the surface, your tub will return to its tired and dingy state right away as dirt settles into the imperfections.

How Should I Approach the Process of Reglazing a Bathtub?

Posted by on October 1, 2016 | Comments Off

Stain, scratches and divots in your bathtub can all negatively impact the cleanliness factor in your bathroom space. Despite employing all the cleaning methods and products on the market, your efforts may make little to no effect on the overall appearance of the bathtub surface.

What are the Steps I Should Follow While Removing a Bathtub from My Bathroom?

Posted by on September 1, 2016 | Comments Off

When it comes time to remodel your bathroom, you will likely need to remove the bathtub from the area while you perform the structural work. To accomplish this feat without it becoming a costly and time-consuming ordeal, you must go through the proper steps in order.

What Are 5 Insanely Easy Steps to Remove a Fiberglass Bathtub Start to Finish?

Posted by on August 1, 2016 | Comments Off

Removing a fiberglass bathtub can sound like a daunting undertaking, but it doesn’t have to be. Whether it’s part of a larger bathroom remodel or it needs to be replaced because it’s unsightly, gather your tools and follow these five steps.

Thinking About Replacing Your Tub? Consider Bathtub Refinishing Instead!

Posted by on June 7, 2016 | Comments Off

The way your bathroom looks is important to you and your family. After all, you’ll be spending a great deal of time in this room. However, your bathroom can also solidify a good impression that someone might have of your home or leave something to be desired

What Are the 10 Best Ways to Make a Bathroom Look New Again?

Posted by on May 7, 2016 | Comments Off

The idea of a bathroom remodel doesn't have to be stressful. There are some great ways to take an older bathroom and make it look new again, all while changing it to fit your style and keeping it on budget.

How can you prevent damage to your newly refinished tub?

Posted by on Apr 20, 2016 | Comments Off

As you gaze at your freshly refinished bathtub, you may vow to keep it looking as pristine as the day it was restored. Unfortunately, unless you use just the right products and techniques, your cleaning efforts could do more harm than good.

How do I find the right bathtub refinisher for my home?

Posted by on Apr 4, 2016 | Comments Off

The bathroom is often one of the first rooms to start to look its age. It’s no wonder that this happens, because the bathroom not only sees heavy traffic nearly all day and night, much of the attention it does receive is sustained.

How Can Grout and Caulking Improve a Bathroom's Look?

Posted by on Mar 28, 2016 | Comments Off

Sometimes homeowners are blind to the differences that small changes can make in a room. When planning a bathroom remodel, it's natural to focus on all the major components -- cabinetry, fixtures, flooring, lighting, paint, tile and tub.

Can Bathtub Refinishing Breathe New Life Into Your Bathroom for Spring?

Posted by on Mar 12, 2016 | Comments Off

Spring is typically a time when homeowners take a critical look around their homes and search for answers to those problems that have been vexing them for far too long. One of the most common places for them to turn their attention to is their bathroom.

What is the best way to handle tile and grout cleaning?

Posted by on Feb 22, 2016 | Comments Off

Tile and grout is often a part of what makes a bathroom look great. It offers much of the style and elegance that you expect, and is designed to catch the eye and be appreciated. It’s also very functional, so it has to work properly.

Is tub refinishing the best choice to save money?

Posted by on Feb 15, 2016 | Comments Off

Saving money is on the minds of many homeowners, especially when it comes to areas of the home where a remodeling job could quickly get out of hand. For example, a bathroom can become expensive when fixtures are being replaced. Many people remove the bathtub and replace it

Bathtub Refinishing Basics: How Do I Get My Grout White Again?

Posted by on Jan 21, 2016 | Comments Off

Grout is highly porous, which means that it stains easily. Soap scum, mildew and mold all take their toll and lead to unsightly discolorations. Luckily, whitening and refreshing your grout is one of the quickest and most effective tub refinishing projects you can take on. With a bit of effort and a few simple ingredients, you can make your bathroom grout look good as new.

Can Bathtub refinishing give my bathroom a new lease on life?

Posted by on Jan 15, 2016 | Comments Off

When it comes to remodeling a home, kitchens and bathrooms usually top the list for highest cost. Fortunately, there are ways to save money on your bathroom remodel and still have a space that really looks great. One of those is bathtub refinishing. Instead of taking out your old bathtub and replacing it with a new one, the surface of the old one is just repaired and refinished.

Does Bathtub Refinishing Provide a Quality, Lasting Surface?

Posted by on Jan 9, 2016 | Comments Off

When someone isn't happy with their bathtub, they may think they need to tear it out and buy a new one. That's true whether they've lived in their house for a long time, or they're buying a house where the bathroom needs work and should be updated.

How do I Know if Bathtub Refinishing Is the Right Choice for My Needs?

Posted by on Aug 23, 2015 | Comments Off

If you haven't considered bathtub refinishing in your remodeling, it's time to add it to your list of things to check into. It may be just the thing you need to get your bathroom looking the way you want and to save yourself some money in the process. Having your tub refinished doesn't cost as much as replacing it, so you won't have to worry about breaking your budget.

Re-Decorating you bathroom can be an easy job

Posted by on Feb 20, 2015 | Comments Off

The time comes to us all when we are faced with the decision of choosing to rescue the old bath tub and also look into salvaging the faithful bathroom wash hand basin. The thing that you need to keep in mind is that choosing to refinish your old tub and bathroom fixtures can cost you significantly less than it would to go all out and have them all replaced with brand new items.

Should You Refinish or Replace Your Old Tub?

Posted by on Feb 20, 2015 | Comments Off

Like most people in the United States, your home will more than likely have more than one bathroom and at least one bathtub can be found within your home. Bathtubs tend to get used often, especially families with multiple children. Bath time happens every night and kids love splashing around in the bubbles with their toys. The bathroom floor oftentimes has some water on the floor by the end of bath more

3 Advantages to Reglazing your Bathtub

Posted by on Jun 25, 2014 | Comments Off

Reglazing, resurfacing, and refinishing all work interchangeably, and describe the same process of spraying an old and worn looking tub and transforming it into like-new condition. To reglaze your bathtub usually costs less than $300.00. Price is usually dependent on the condition of the tub, such as the amount of cracks, scratches, dents, size, and a couple of other factors. Estimates from professional bathtub reglazers vary from company to company. To fix the tub is a much more economical choice than replacing it outright. If you are more

How to Achieve Boho Chic Perfection in your Bathroom

Posted by on Jun 24, 2014 | Comments Off

Mystique and romanticism surround the idea of a nomadic lifestyle. The gypsy life of traveling abroad, collecting treasures from all over the globe, sounds enchanting. Are you the kind of person that longingly peruses photography steeped in culture? Do you appreciate the architectural lines of a foreign city? Or, feel happy viewing bright colored fabrics seen in the marketplaces? If so, then chances are you are also the kind of person who would appreciate a bohemian (boho) chic theme in your home. Bohemian style is not for everyone. If you more

A Do’s and Don’t Guide for your Bathroom or Kitchen Remodel

Posted by on Jun 23, 2014 | Comments Off

There are laws set in place for a reason; they are meant to govern actions and when those whose actions cross the line of the law, consequences are doled out. The same is true for remodels. It’s why it is important to follow a set of guidelines, so to speak, when planning a kitchen or bathroom remodel. You don’t want to step outside of the lines because that could possibly lead to consequences. Instead of confinement in a jail cell, you’re confined to live day in and day in with a room that you hate. It is essential that you make more

Rub-a-Dub-Dub the Backyard has a Tub

Posted by on Jun 20, 2014 | Comments Off

When you think about going to a bathroom out of doors, it probably doesn’t bring up images of luxury. More than likely it brings up cringe worthy experiences from the times you’ve had to…ehem…use the port-a-potty. That is never a pleasant experience! But, many homeowners are now building beautiful landscapes that include outdoor bathrooms. In fact, quite a few are opting to use freestanding bathtubs in their backyards in replacement of a hot tub. One homeowner, Sloan Schang from Portland, OR decided that the cost to install a hot more

Decorating your Bathroom or Kitchen in a Rental Home

Posted by on Jun 19, 2014 | Comments Off

Over the past few years, many people have decided to rent homes over purchasing them. When you rent a space, it limits the cosmetic changes you can do to a room. If you rent, it becomes a challenge to make your home “your own” without compromising the security deposit. What you need to know is that there are many temporary solutions to spice up your rental without causing any type of damage. Before you start decorating a rental home it’s a smart idea to have clear, defined guidelines written and agreed upon between you and the more

4 Brilliantly Bold Bathroom Tile Patterns

Posted by on Jun 18, 2014 | Comments Off

In previous blog posts, we emphasize the importance of finding ways to add your personality into your home’s décor. It’s much easier to do this starting with the bathroom since it’s a small area to redecorate and makeover. One of the ways to bring in personality is to add bold patterns and colors because it revitalizes the space instantly. Have you ever considered replacing the floors in your bathroom? There are so many flooring options to choose from that it can feel overwhelming.  Instead of going with the run-of-the-mill plain more

Four Ways to “Go Green” in your Kitchen

Posted by on Jun 17, 2014 | Comments Off

Many of us are becoming more earth-conscious by the day. Of course, it is necessary to make a few lifestyle changes in order to leave a smaller carbon footprint. The kitchen is the most visited room in the house and contains appliances in constant use. It makes sense to concentrate on turning this room “green” before upgrading any other room with eco-friendly materials. The common misconception of becoming an eco-friendly household is it is costly. That can be true, if your first step towards living a sustainable lifestyle is more

How to know you are Hiring a Reputable Refinishing Company

Posted by on Jun 16, 2014 | Comments Off

Start researching bathtub refinishing online, and you’re likely to come upon some serious complaints. Understandable, every industry has a few worms that can ruin a perfectly good apple. So really, it’s up to you to find the “good apple” and not “the worm”. How do you know if you are deciding on the the right contractor to refinish your bathtub? You can go about weeding out the good from the bad companies several ways. (When we say bad, we mean those that leave you with a poor quality finish, no way to get a hold of them, and more

Creative DIY Seating and Storage for the Kitchen

Posted by on Jun 13, 2014 | Comments Off

There’s always a need for extra storage in the kitchen, and one creative way to bring it in is with banquette type seating. Imagine a breakfast nook bench that offers ‘room to spare’ under its cushions. If your kitchen has awkward corner and wall space, use it to make custom seating. Making a banquette bench is much easier than you might think, although remember every DIY project takes time and patience to get it right. You’ll need the following materials and tools to complete the project: → 4’ level → Measuring tape → more

Bathtub & Tile Refinishing is an Affordable Solution for Property Owners

Posted by on Jun 12, 2014 | Comments Off

Whether you are trying to flip a property rental, or you are trying to sell your home, improvements can get costly. Two of the more costly home improvements involve upgrading the bathrooms and kitchen. When you are trying to sell a property, the bathroom or the kitchen can be a deal breaker. Let’s face it, not many buyers want to purchase a home that needs to be redone. People want a move-in ready house. If you are attempting to sell your home, chances are you don’t want to put thousands of dollars into improvements to drive up the more