Unlike diamonds, fiberglass is not forever. But with a little TLC from Tub Tile and Tops, it can get back to looking like new. If your fiberglass shower or tub is looking less than pristine, give us a call and ask about fiberglass repair. Our expert technicians will determine the cause of the problem, repair the tub or shower, and refinish it to make your bathroom look just like new.
Fiberglass bathtubs are a popular choice among homeowners because of their inexpensive cost. However, after a few years of use, fiberglass bathtubs don’t have that brand-new gleam like they originally had. In fact, you may notice that your bathtub has unsightly stains or even cracks. Here are some reasons why cracks in fiberglass tubs are common:
- Improper installation: Since fiberglass material is flexible and bends when weight is placed on it, a tub needs adequate support to withstand frequent use. A plumber should place a stable concrete mixture underneath the bathtub for support. If your bathtub has many cracks, the plumber who completed the job may have been inexperienced and installed the tub improperly.
- Heavy objects: A fiberglass bathtub can receive nicks and cracks if Continue reading
If you have the opportunity to remodel a bathroom and replace the tub, be sure to do your research before investing in one. If you are torn between a cast iron fixture and a fiberglass centerpiece, consider the following pros and cons of each.Continue reading