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How Much Does it Cost to Reglaze a Bathtub in Ketchikan?

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Bathtub Reglazing can increase the value of your home by $521

If you own a stained, old bathtub, don’t worry. Having a bathtub reglazing in Ketchikan can be a solution to your problem. Not only will it restore the former beauty and usefulness of your bathtub, but it also has a lot of benefits that are way beyond just fixing the appearance of your tub. Bathtub reglazing in Ketchikan is affordable and relatively cheaper as compared to purchasing a new tub. It can also give your tub a new life. Reglazing a stained and dull bathtub will restore its former shiny finish, giving it a brand new look. If your tub is antique, you do not want to dispose of it. However, it was reported that old porcelain tubs may contain lead which is dangerous to your health. Having your bathtub reglazed will encapsulate the lead content, securing your safety while enjoying your bath. Bathtub reglazing in Ketchikan is also an eco-friendly way of minimizing damages to the environment by not disposing of your tub to landfills.

Fair price breakdown

Bathtub reglazing in Ketchikan can range from $554 to $1,033. However, this price can fluctuate depending on the local rates, the kind of tub, and the materials used. Many companies may offer lower rates amounting to $150 up to $300. Before being lured into their promos, double check their background and the materials that they will use. Poorly done bathtub reglazing in Ketchikan and substandard quality of materials may start to peel sooner than you expected.

Estimated final cost for bathtub reglazing

Item Quantity Fair Price
Bathtub Labor 12 Hours $730.84
Bathtub Job Materials and Supplies 1 Bathtub $63.14
Totals - Cost to Reglaze Bathtubs - 1 Bathtub $793.98
Average Cost Per Bathtub $793.98

Find the Best Costs on Bathtub Reglazing - Ketchikan, 99901

Some bathtub owners opt to do reglazing on their own to cut costs. There are available reglazing kits available in the market for only $20 to $200. They can be bought at local hardware and home improvement stores. Usually, the kit includes cleaner, surface prep substance, waterproof sandpaper, and paint components. The bathtub reglazing in Ketchikan can then be done using a roller or brush. There are also paint sprayers that can produce good results amounting to $100 to $200. However, DIY reglazing projects don’t have a long lasting effect, rendering many people disappointed in the end. If you want a quality finish that will restore your tub’s beauty and extend its life span, get a professional bathtub reglazing in Ketchikane.

Ketchikan Gateway Borough County Bathtub Reglazing FAQ

The duration of bathtub reglazing depends on the size of the tub and the stains and minor damages that have to be fixed. Usually, it takes around 4 to 8 hours to complete a reglazing process.

You can use your bathtub after reglazing is 24 hours. However, some reglazing professionals recommend 48 to 36 hours before usage to ensure that the coating has been dried up.

Generally, reglazing may include minor repairs. The tub has to be sanded and has an even surface before applying the coating solutions. Small cracks will be taken care of. If there are too many repairs to be made, you may have to pay extra. Also, major damage repairs like leaks and plumbing problems are not included in the reglazing process. This is a job for a plumber, so it is advisable that you have it fixed first before getting your bathtub a professional reglazing.

Yes. There are many reglazing colors that you can choose from for your tub. You can discuss the details with the reglazing professional before your scheduled service so you can study your options. You may choose a color that will match the interior of your bathroom or a color that will help you relax during your bath. The options are limitless.

Last Updated: Nov 25, 2017

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    Silver Basin

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    Silver Basin

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    2525 Tongass Ave. 
    KetchikanAK  99901