I feel your pain, latexyankee! I'm remodeling my entire house from the studs out by myself. My house was built in 1939.
Apparently so was my tub. Builder decided to put a 40 year old tub in - in '78. also decided to just tape some drywall to it and call it day. Thing used to be made much better before around '90, but not my home lol.I feel your pain, latexyankee! I'm remodeling my entire house from the studs out by myself. My house was built in 1939.
Yea have to replace tub, surround, all of it. Already have it taken care of through my plumbers supplier. Nothing fancy, very standard fiberglass. Its the guest/hall/kids bathroom, I could care less.Laytex, the new tubs are acrylic and much lighter. Home Depot or Lowes sells them and they deliver them.
I know I'm late to the party. But I found this thread the other day. It's really interesting, with a ton of good info, thanks all!I bought one of these and it is awesome. Everyone is impressed by it. Does an awesome job. Hydraulic version is excellent. However it looks like they stopped building them but has a video how to