How do I refinish a cast-iron bathtub?

Answer Etch the TubPut on protective clothing, rubber gloves, goggles and a respirator. Remove or tape over all nonporcelain fixtures. Spread hydrofluoric porcelain etching compound over the porcelain wit... Read More »

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How to Refinish an Iron Bathtub?

Now that many new homes are using fiberglass tubs, cast iron tubs are revered as relics of a bygone era of home building as well as bath taking. Despite their strength and durability, cast iron tub... Read More »

How much does a cast iron bathtub weigh?

Cast iron bathtubs weigh more than 300 lbs. when they are empty. When the tub is filled with water it will weigh approximately 600 lbs. Because of the weight, it is important to have proper floor b... Read More »

How much does it cost to refinish a cast iron tub?

Refinishing a cast iron tub is best done through a professional reglazing process. The cost of quality reglazing ranges from $300 to $600, depending on geographical location and degree of work inv... Read More »

How to Refinish an Enameled Cast Iron Sink?

Bare cast iron sinks are ill-suited for adhesion and require a base coat of a special acidic primer before they will accept new finishes. Fortunately, if you need to refinish a cast iron sink that ... Read More »