Upgrading an outdated bathtub can be a daunting task, especially if you're not familiar with home improvement projects. Fortunately, with the right idea, you can easily update your old bathtub to give it a fresh new look without having to do a complete bathroom remodel. Today, the professional bathroom remodeling experts at The Bath Center will go over some ways you can update an outdated bathtub.

Add New Features & Accessories

When updating your bathtub, you need to decide on what type of tub features and accessories you'd like to install. There are many things you can do to upgrade your old tub such as adding massage jets or even built-in seating for a more accessible and luxurious bathing experience. No matter what new features and accessories you get installed in your new bathtub, you can be sure they will be a great improvement over what it was before those features were installed. 

Replace Fixtures

Consider replacing the outdated fixtures in your bathtub with modern designs that match your overall decor scheme. This will instantly update your bathroom and make it look brand new breathing new life into your bathroom as a whole. Some fixtures you can update include:

  • Faucets
  • Handles
  • Shower Heads

Get New Wall Surrounds

If you are tired of the current wall surrounds around your bathtub, then consider updating them to improve their look. You can choose from a variety of wall surrounds with different colors and patterns that include: 

  • Mosaic Tile
  • Vinyl Wallpaper
  • Marble
  • And more! 

Adding A Bathtub Liner

Sure, you can consider giving your bathtub a refreshed finish, but for a more convenient bathtub update, you can install a new bathtub liner. A bathtub liner is custom designed for your bathtub and applied over your bathtub to cover any signs of noticeable wear and tear. From cracks to stains, your new bathtub liner will definitely give your bathtub an updated appearance. 

Get The Bathtub Of Your Dreams

Updating an outdated bathtub can be an intimidating project but with some careful planning and preparation, you can end up with a final product that you’ll enjoy using for many years to come! If you are ready to get started on your bathtub update or even a full bathroom remodel, make sure you contact your local bathroom remodeling specialists, like us here at The Bath Center.