Are you unhappy with the quality of your bathroom? It is very possible that your bathtub has become warn out over the years. When the finish of a bathtub is worn, it will build up dirt, stain quicker and be extremely difficult to keep clean. Your bathtub could even be suffering from slight damage in certain areas, with visible chipping or cracking. It could also be that your bathtub is simply a dated color that you don’t like. If you are in need of a cost effective solution to these problems and don’t want to hassle with the headache of replacement, bathtub refinishing is the way to go.

There is a lot more that goes into the replacement of an old bathtub than just the cost of the tub itself. You have to also consider the costs of demolition, plumbing, tile work, drywall and much more. According to the National Kitchen and Bath Association and Home Advisor, the average cost of replacement for a bathtub is estimated to be approximately $3500 or more. Also, replacing an old bathtub can be like opening a can of worms, adding hidden costs to the budget and in many cases ballooning it out of control. Aside from all that, consider the amount of time and coordination required to run a large undertaking like that.

With bathtub refinishing, the entire process is completed in your home within a half a day and you eliminate the need for multiple contractors and construction, saving you thousands of dollars and the long, messy, drawn out process that accompanies replacement. The surface of your bathtub will be restored to look and feel as though it is brand new, leaving you with an incredibly durable and resilient hi-tech finish. With proper care and maintenance, bathtub refinishing can last up to 10 years giving you the peace of mind that your newly refinished tub will be enjoyed for years to come.

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