Eco-friendly Bathtub Refinishing: What You Need to Know

Bathtub refinishing is an economical and eco-friendly choice for updating your tub. Unfortunately, not all refinishing jobs are equal. While DIY refinishing kits seem like a good option, they quickly peel, bubble, and become discolored. Many companies cut corners to save on time and expenses while compromising on quality. As a locally owned and operated business in St. Charles, IL, we at Fox Valley Bathtub Refinishing go the extra mile to ensure high-quality, long-lasting results to all of our customers.

3 Reasons a Tub Repair Is Better than a New Tub

When you find a St. Charles, IL, home that you love, you want to take care of it, and that includes every room of the house. Then life happens, and the wear-and-tear of living can cause damage to areas of your home you use every day, like your bathtub. Do you have chips, cracks, or staining on your tub? Fox Valley Bathtub Refinishing knows the ins and outs of bathtubs, and although it seems like your only option to fix the problem is a new tub installation, we enthusiastically recommend a better alternative: bathtub repair. If your tub needs attention, here are three reasons why a bathtub repair is just what you need.

Update Commercial Bathrooms for a Boom in Business in 2018

Staying relevant and contemporary in building construction and design is a challenge for any commercial business. Just as in personal home ownership, kitchens and baths add the most curb appeal and is where most renovations are performed for the highest return on investment. Commercial business bathroom renovations are optimized by refinishing rather than fully renovating. At Fox Valley Bathtub Refinishing, our process guarantees a beautiful finish with less expense and downtime.

Is Your Home Ready for the Holiday Season?

The holiday season will be here before we know it! We’re already seeing Christmas decorations in the stores and gift flyers in the newspaper. Family gatherings and parties are a big part of the celebration, but they can cause a lot of stress – especially if your house feels dingy and outdated. The good news: You still have time to get your home ready before the madness begins.  Here are a few ideas to help you get over that stress and enjoy the holidays more this year. Easy holiday bathroom updates OK, so an olive-green bathtub might seem more festive for the next month or so, but the rest of the year it’s just an eyesore. It’s hard to justify the cost of replacing a tub or shower with all your other holiday bills. Plus, you don’t need the hassle of contractors in your house while you’re busy with holiday … Continued

5 Bathroom Updates That Won’t Break the Bank

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Who wouldn’t love a new, updated bathroom? Shiny, clean fixtures, bright porcelain – all of these are part of your dream bathroom, right? But, with the average cost of bathroom updates in the Chicagoland area topping $8,000, most of us can’t afford that dream. Don’t despair! Here are some affordable strategies you can use to improve the look of your bathroom without breaking the bank. Paint the bathroom walls Painting is one of the fastest, least expensive ways to give your bathroom a completely new look. You can probably paint your whole bathroom with a gallon of paint or less. Throw in a couple of brushes, roller covers and a tarp, and you’ll get a beautiful bathroom for under $100! Looking for some inspiration? Check out this gallery on the Sherwin-Williams website for some great ideas for turning your bathroom into the retreat of your dreams. Refinish the tub and … Continued

Getting Rid of Bathtub Stains the Green Way

It’s spring cleaning time again! Are you tired of scrubbing the same lime and rust stains in your tub or shower, only to have them reappear? It’s probably because the glaze has deteriorated to the point that he fiberglass or porcelain are no longer protected. If the surfaces in your bathroom are worn or damaged, you’ll never be able to keep them bright and shiny.