Tag: Bathtub

Bathtub Conversion

Bathtub Conversion A large number of clients who are performing a bathroom remodel in Mission Viejo, Lake Forest, Irvine, and other South Orange County California communities want their bathtub converted to a shower (bathtub conversion). DAD’s Construction is an expert in bathtub conversion. Therefore, before getting started on your bathtub conversion, consider the following important […]

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Tile Grout

Tile Grout Tile grout.  How exciting – right?  When completing a kitchen, bathroom, or interior remodeling project, I have never had a client express an interest in grout.  With the exception of color, grout is grout – right?  Grout is not grout.  In fact, grout is a critical material in the proper installation and durability […]

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Best Irvine Bathrooms

Remodeling a Bathtub

 Remodeling a Bathtub Remodeling a bathtub has 3 major parts.  These are: Demolition. Selecting and installing a new bathtub. Installing tile around the bathtub. This article will focus on the third item, Installing tile around the bathtub.  For demolition, see the article How Much to Replace a Tub.  For tub selection and installing, see What […]

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Is Porcelain or Ceramic Tile Better for Bathtubs

Is Porcelain or Ceramic Tile Better for Bathtubs When performing bathtub remodeling, many clients ask “Is Porcelain or Ceramic Tile Better for Bathtubs?” The answer is porcelain tile. Glazed porcelain tile is the best for a bathtub.  This includes all bathroom flooring, baseboards, showers, walls, and backsplash areas.  Consider this: It’s waterproof. Very stylish. Extremely […]

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Bath Remodel

What is a Tub/Shower?

What is a Tub/Shower? What is a tub/shower?  A tub/shower consists of a bathtub with a shower fixture.  This allows one to take a bath or a shower in the same space.  There are five tub/shower configurations: Separate bathtub with tile surround walls. One-piece bathtub and shower combination using fiberglass or acrylic. Two-piece bathtub and […]

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