Bathtub refinishing advantages are many. The advantages of refinishing as a green remodeling alternative to replacement is well known. It is also the most cost-effective way to deal with bathtubs, showers, countertops, ceramic tile, and sinks that are worn out, dull, or hard to clean. Refinishing your bathtubs instead of replacing them gets them looking like brand new at a fraction of the cost of replacement.
Bathtub Refinishing has saved property owners literally thousands of dollars in replacement costs. The benefits of bathtub refinishing have made surface restoration the best alternative to replacement with new bathtubs.
Hotels, apartments and homeowners, realtors are saving money and time and without the messy process of demolition and removal.
Bathtub refinishing advantages- it saves money
Bathtub advantage that most people appreciate is that it saves money. The sluggish housing market has increased the interest in bathtub refinishing and total bathroom re-do. Just replacing a bathtub alone can cost as much as $2,000.00 depending on what part of the country you live in. This cost is high because of what is not seen during a tear out. The walls are taken out, plumbing jobs are involved, tile and floor jobs. You get the picture. On the other hand, bathtub refinishing you save up to 80% of the cost of remodeling or replacement. Compare refinishing to replacement gives you a more vivid picture of how wasteful bathtub replacement is.
Bathtub refinishing advantage- saves time
Bathtub refinishing saves time. Replacing a bathtub can take weeks when you consider the time to rip out your old tub, install the new one, plumbing, cleaning all that mess and maybe plumbing and replacing the tiles. With refinishing, it takes about 3 to 6 hours depending on the condition of the tub. Importantly, you can use your bathtub the next day not weeks.
Refinished bathtubs last a long time
Bathtub refinishing has the advantage of longevity. When we refinish your tub or ceramic tiles, you can count on them to last up to 15 years. Admittedly, new tubs last a few years longer, but when you consider the cost of replacement, the choice is clear- Refinishing. In addition, with refinishing, small chips and cracks can be repaired, making it possible to enjoy the tub your parents or grandparents left you.
Bathtub refinishing advantage of color choice
Bathroom remodeling advantage of picking any colors of your choice has become more and more attractive to people who want a different look without going broke. If your house was not custom built, chances are, you may not like the color of your bathtub or kitchen countertops. One of the beauties of refinishing is that you can match nearly any color of your choosing. That means that you don’t have to live with any ugly color you don’t like. In fact, we can match nearly any color of your choosing. Your kitchen or bathroom will look good without you spending a lot of money.
Bathtub refinishing reduces your carbon foot print.
Surface restoration is the green alternative to replacing your fixtures with new ones. It reduces your carbon foot print. Carbon foot print is a representation of the effect you, or your company or organization have on the climate in terms of the total amount of greenhouse gases that you produce (measured in units of carbon dioxide).
Bathtub refinishing saves the landfills, cuts off the energy that is used in making new bathtubs, countertops or cabinets. Energy is saved because all those old bathtubs, countertops, sinks and vanity tops are not transported to the landfills. Bathtub refinishing truly benefits the environment.
“Refinishing saves trees that would have been cut down for making cabinets. According to the World Watch Institute, nearly half of the original forests – about 7.5 billion acres – have been lost to human development since our species started cleaning land. And every year, Americans consume 27% of wood commercially harvested worldwide.”
Other bathtub refinishing advantages:
Refinishing eliminates mold and mildew on tubs and tile
Makes cleaning easy to do since the surface s refinished look like brand new.
Choice of refinishing services
Bathtub refinishing saves money in green bathroom remodeling or just bathroom remodeling.