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came to our home yesterday to redo our bathtub and was punctual, very personable and easy to work with. He did an amazing job changing our" pink bathtub to white. He walked me through everything he was doing and in the end both my husband and I are so impressed. He kept the work space tidy and cleaned up immaculately so there is no
of his work left behind, only a beautiful tub that looks like new.
does amazing work. Hire him!

-Simone H.

was very professional and provided the surface prep of both areas. He first cleaned the shower
to near new finish" to save us money, but I insisted to refinish the surface. On the following morning,
applied protective coverings for all adjacent surfaces, applied the slip-resistant surface and resurfaced both areas.
was very professional and answered all of our questions about the process.
is very personable and is a skilled craftsman. We highly recommend both for any future jobs.

-Ricardo M.

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Bathtub refinishing

Over time, the bathtub can begin to show signs of wear with stains, scratches, a dull finish or other ugly marks. Bathtub refinishing is an option that can return a bathtub or shower enclosure to like-new appearance.

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Acrylic bathtub surrounds are a great, cost-effective option to cover the walls around your tub.

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What if your bathtub could be transformed in one day from embarrassing to your bathroom's sparkling centerpiece?

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If you can buy a new bathtub for about the same cost as getting one refinished, why not just buy a new one?

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OK - terminology issue here. The "shower pan" is a collection liner than underlies the shower floor itself, and is designed (if built and plumbed right) to trap any leakage from the shower floor and route it to the same floor drain pipe. Example image here, copper in this case - 


It sounds like your are saying the shower floor or base unit failed - likely a fiberglass or plastic shower, which commonly fail due to incomplete support under them. This can be repaired if fiberglass, but is not usually done unless just microcracking, as it is hard to find an expert - usually you have to have a car body fiberglass specialist or a surfboard repair expert do it, and the color will not match perfectly unless you get a new gelcoat over the entire base unit. Cost about $300-500, ASSUMING the material can be repaired - true fiberglass can, thermoplastic can sometimes be welded but anyone's guess how long it will last without cracking again, plastics like PVC can rarely be fixed so they will hold someone standing on them. Any sort of repair is likely to crack again, because you have done nothing to remove the cause of the cracking which is standing on a base that is not fully supported over its full extent. Some cheepo or desperate plumbers try injecting non-pressuring type expanding foam underneath to improve the support - this does a great job of supporting it but unfortunately supports mold, so starts stinking in short order as a rule.

The normal fix is to remove and replace it, because once it is out there is no sense in putting a damaged one back in for the small increment in cost. Removing it means taking the shower wall liners or the bottom row or two of tile out so you can get the new base unit into place (because they overlap it), then replacing them. So, the $3000 range indicated is indicative of this type of job, which typically runs from a very low of around $1500-2000 for an identical base unit, to more typically $3-5,000 depending on whether a shower enclosure or tile walls. Of course,when the new one is put in, it is CRITICAL that it be fully supported - this means rubbing plumbers rouge or similar marking substance on the bottom, test fitting it, and then lifting it out and checking that all the stiffener ribs and support pads made contact with the pan, and making adjusments as necessary until it has full contact, then standing in it and rocking back and forth to check for any points not making full contat and fixing them.

The $10,000 plus numbers you got must have been for entire shower replacement down to the joists and studs, and the $30,000 range number would be typical for a full bathroom remodel with new shower or shower/tub and doors and surround, wall finishes, vanity, sink, toilet, and flooring and door.


Bathtub Refinishing reviews in Lincolnshire


Sorry, I forget the name of the young man who did the job. But, he was superb in communication and keep us in the loop as he was working. He mixed the color and made sure that we agreed on it before proceeding. It is almost a month now and the re-glazed stall looks beautiful. I was impressed how he methodically taped off the edges, glass door, shower arm, etc., At the end, he left no smudges and cleaned up the area. The bath stall looks as good as new.
He seems to take enough precautions in exhausting the area with his own fan, etc.,
Prior to the job, the communication was very smooth and the process was explained clearly.
It was great working with A1
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- Prasad N.

Great results and great people!
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promptly scheduled a technician to my job and in just a few hours had an old heavily worn and hard water stained tub looking just like a shiny new model. They took great care to protect all surrounding surfaces and left the area spotlessly clean. Couldn't be happier with the results. Thanks
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- Lane S.

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was a delight from beginning to end.
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came as scheduled and gave me his evaluation and price. His worker came on time a few days later and worked diligently. He covered everything (though some dust does get thru), installed an exhaust and did an amazing job. My bathtub and sink look brand new and gorgeous. No prior re-
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ever did such great work with such an amazing end result (I've had this done 3 times in past). The re-grouting also looks good, though there may be an issue with a few spots drying properly. But
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was totally responsive and happy to return and fix any issue. They were a pleasure to do business with and I couldn't be happier with result. I would use them again and recommend them highly.
- Ruth G.

The process took two days, 5 hours the first day and 3 hours the second. They did a professional job and took great care not to damage anything in the bathroom.
- Mary B.

The men who actually did the work in this project did a good job, but th overall project was a nightmare.
From the beginning, they were very pushy, trying to persuade me to buy certain products that I clearly told them I did not want. It took some convincing on my part, but we had chosen something that would work for us. I might add that the choices were limited.
.We had no choice regarding where to get the tiles, but I did find something that would be acceptable to us. (the tile vendor made a mistake in the order for the shelves, but I assumed the tiles were correct. I suspect now that the tiles that were installed were wrong too. But since that was the least of our problems, I didn't purse that issue.
They pushed us to start at their convenience in January but never respected the fact that we had major heating problems and need to take care of that first. They kept saying that they didn't mind having the other workers there working on the heating, but it mattered to us to have so many in our house at once and my husband who is in a wheelchair suffering from not only his illness, but the 49 degree temperature in our house.
Everything they suggested in scheduling was for their convenience and never for ours.
They were adamant. We finally gave in to their choice of starting date and the work was to take a week. It did take a week, but they installed the wrong shower base. It was not the one the salesman described. they did not admit fault but said they could put a threshold ramp so the wheelchair could get over the lip into the shower.
They didn't come back until a month later. The worker showed up 2 hours early. We weren't home and came back in time for our appointed time, but the worker had left a message saying that he was there but we weren't home and we would have to call to make another appointment. He made us feel like we were wrong for not being there when he was -even though we didn't miss the appointment time. Again, everything was to make it more convenient for them.
When he did come back he said he couldn't do anything but measure to have the ramp made. Why could they have done that a month previous? its beyond me.
4 MONTHS LATER we got a call to say they had the ramp made and wanted to come and install it. I had called along the way to see what the status was. The office and workers kept telling us that it was a custom job to make the threshold ramp. They must think I am unaware or stupid, but it doesn't take that long.
Once again they were difficult to deal with in arranging the appointment time so I had to bend to their wishes and agree to the time they wanted. The ramp was installed and then came request for the balance due. I disputed it since i waited 5 months to have this work done. The office was cold and unyielding. I feel they should have given a ten percent discount at least off the small balance that was left. It would be good business practice to do so. I assume they want repeat business.
The rudeness and the lack of professionalism and dishonesty is astounding. They never really admitted their mistakes in ordering, etc. Parts that were to be installed with the correct shower base were
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in my basement as if i wouldn't notice.
This way of doing business disgusts me. There are issues I haven't even mentioned here. Apparently this company doesn't want people to come back as future customers. We have plans for three renovation projects in the future and will not be using this company.

- Julie P.

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team was punctual, professional and extremely responsive. They sanded and applied what appeared to be an epoxy material to the tub. The entire process took about 2 hours.
After 2 days the material was dry and we noticed a few bumps on the bottom of the tub. I contacted
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and she promptly scheduled a follow-up visit. The technician carefully sanded the bumps and now the tub looks so good that we are planning to replace the shower curtain with a glass door.
I was very impressed with both the finished product and the service that
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- Margaret G.

Setting up the appointment was easy. I informed Mr.
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this was my first time having a tub glazed so I asked several questions. I was displeased that Mr. or Mrs.
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or their son who did the work failed to point out the important detail that a bathmat could not be used post glazing. Not only did they fail to mention it but the information was not clearly worded and the last point in their small typed warranty information. When large sections of my tub peeled off I called and they asked me if I used a bathmat to which I honestly answered "yes". Mrs.
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told me that using a bathmat means I broke the warranty and they could come fix it but I would need to pay for it and her husband would call me back to setup the appointment. Then when Mr.
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finally called me back (after 2 more weeks of my tub peeling more and more each day) he started the call by asking me in a stern
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"don't you think you should take some reasonability for this issue?!?!" I had not said more than a hello and I was not challenging the cost of $150 to pay for the fix. I agreed to pay the cost to fix the tub since it was part of the warranty. I suggested to Mr.
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that since this is a common problem (his wife's words) he make it clear to new customers that you are not able to use a bathmat following a tub reglaze. Finally when the tub was fixed I had to ask Mrs.
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to send me something that clearly states what cleaners can/can't be used. In the flyer she sent me the first point in BOLD type said no bathmats. I asked why this wasn't sent to me prior to the service to which I never received a response. In the end Mr.
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only charged me $75 (not $150) to fix the tub but this whole thing could have been avoided with better communication. Unfortunately I would not recommend this company based on their lack of clear or prompt communication and their defensive customer service approach.
- Kristen G.

The shower/tub area in the main bathroom was in terrible condition. For at least 10 years I tried to find someone to repair it before it deteriorated to this extent. Finally, this summer I was determined to get it repaired and decided to check on Angie’s List if there were vendors who could perform the job. After reading reviews on several bath companies, I decided BathFitter (Roseville location) was experienced handling similar situations and had good customer reviews. Since I waited so long, I now opted for a tub to shower only conversion rather than just repair or replace a bathtub and repair the shower area because it is more common now, provides an age in place bathroom alternative, and no longer seems a deterrent to selling a home.
I called BathFitter BFU 176 (Roseville) on 7/20/15 and expressed some of my concerns about the existing condition and desire for a tub to shower only conversion.
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assured me they had dealt with other bathrooms that were in bad shape and that they do the type of conversions I wanted. She scheduled a home meeting with a representative for 7/23/15. The day prior to the meeting I appreciated a confirmation call from BathFitter.
BathFitter estimator
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explained their system, options, time frame and answered queries I raised about the process and options. He, too, reassured me that they handled showers in bad condition with satisfactory results. I was impressed with the BathFitter products and their system and that their workers are employees rather than contractors. I appreciate that one worker sees the job through from start to finish which is more expedient and efficient than a parade of contractors each performing a part of the job.
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was experienced in construction and knowledgeably explained the process whereas other companies with whom I have used for house projects had estimators whose background was sales and they could not answer questions other than cost related issues.
BathFitter was scheduled 5-7 weeks out but in the meantime they sent me a helpful list of things to do prior to the shower installation. Removing pictures from the wall, for example, might not have occurred to me. Also, they asked homeowners to clear space in either the garage or basement in case of bad weather. The suggestions assisted the homeowner and installer in making the experience go more smoothly.
As part of the shower installation the bathroom window was replaced by a vendor recommended by BathFitter on 8/11/15 and it went well. On 8/13/15 I called BathFitter to notify them this step was completed and to discuss tentative dates for the shower installation. We discussed some option dates and
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said she would call me back to schedule when my products came in. On 8/18/15
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called to schedule the installation. We agreed on 8/24 and 8/25/15. She answered questions I had about the process and time involved. On 8/21/15 BathFitter called to remind me.
Both days
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, the installer, arrived promptly and within two days transformed an old, rotting shower stall into a lovely, modern one. Taking out the old tub and having new fixtures and new walls makes it look like an entirely different space.
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has a positive, can do attitude which made me confident that the job would be done well. Even when he left his supplies overnight, they were orderly and unobtrusive. He is detail oriented yet cognizant of the overall project. It is amazing what a difference two days made. One thing I had not anticipated was that some debris fell into the basement shower below, but
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cleaned it up and repaired a nick when I mentioned it. It is always awkward having workers in one’s home, but
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’s pleasant, respectful manner made it more comfortable.
Everyone with whom I interacted from BathFitter was professional and proficient. Their communications were appropriate and informative. From the receptionist to installer they seem to know their products and system well. I would highly recommend them to anyone considering a tub or shower remodel.

Bathtub Refinishers in Lincolnshire, IL

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123 WESHORN General Remodeling Kitchen & Bath

2016 East Cayuga Lane
Mount Prospect

41 North Builders

4453 N Beacon St

51 Zygi Carpentry Corporation

5325 N Manila Ave

A & C Construction

3020 Long Grove Ct

A&J handyman services

2032 s ingleside

A&L Remodeling Inc.

9923 Ridgeland Ave
Chicago Ridge

A&M Professional Refinishing

PO Box 481
Orland Park


7230 W 127TH ST
Palos Heights

Absolute Renovation Incorporated

6901 Olyimpic Dr.

Aiello Plumbing Inc.

2415 N 78th court
Elmwood Park

Aldana and Son Construction

119 S Summit Ave
Villa Park

All Quality Inc

6348 N Milwaukee Ave

Allbright Norwook Tile & Tubs

8312 W Berwyn Ave

Always Ontime Services

415 Eastview Ave

Amruss Home Improvement Inc

22405 N Prairie Rd

AP Construction Inc

3133 n washtenaw ave

Arlington Porcelain Refinishing

2413 W Algonquin Rd

Art Kleckner Remodeling Co

220 S Lake St

B & M Celtic Plumbing Inc

2085 Wildwood Ln
Hanover Park

Bald Eagle Construction

1515 Harlem Ave
Oak Park

Basile Granite

1005 D Amico Dr
Chicago Heights

Bath Fitter

9960 191st St

Bathtub Refinished

632 E North Broadway St

Bathtub Refinishing Company

6424 n ridge


Hoffman Estates

Bilt Construction Contractors

3624 N Osage Ave

Bravo epoxy

6 n 986 Elgin st


277 S Villa Av

CSW Designs

425 Highland Rd

D G R Construction, INC

Country Club Hills

Dave's Contracting & Cleaning Inc

All over Illinios

Derkson Home Remodeling

1390 Mulberry Lane
Crystal Lake

Destiny Development Team

7538 W Touhy Ave

Discount Bath

811 Sienna Dr

Doudys Co LLC

PO Box 338
Prospect Heights

Dragonfly Services

202 N Summit Street



Electro Bond Refinishing

682 W Boughton Rd


Glen Ellyn

Eurotile & ReModeling, Inc

8100 W. Lawrence

Exact Builders, Inc.

1430 Waugegan Rd

Excel Windows

174 N Brandon Dr
Glendale Heights

extreme remodeling

117 s grove ave


221 Emmerson Ave

FLADER Plumbing & Heating Co.


Future Vision Properties LLC

524 N Randall Rd

Glaze Tub


Glaze Tub

PO Box 818



Haggis II Construction

6400 N Northwest Hwy

Handy Men & Mrs Helper

117 S. Cook St.

Hanlons Construction Inc.

865 Basswood Ln

Hi Tech Enterprises

2637 W Coyle Ave

Home & Office Improvements,Arlington Ht Handyman

606 E Thomas St
Arlington Heights

Homewise Remodelers, Inc

2841 N Pulaski Rd


308 E South St

Hvd Construction

3038 Sangamon St

Izabela Skalna Inc

1397 W Dundee rd
Buffalo Grove

J.V. Carpentry & Construction

3238 W Wilson Ave

Jax Remodeling

7006 W 74th Pl.

JJ Construction Group Company

2144 N 74th Ct
Elmwood Park

JR Handyman And Construction

1065 E. Grant Dr
Des Plaines

Kerr Home Services

729 Emerson St

Kitchen & Bath Mart

7755 N Milwaukee Ave

Kobez Co.

1813 Vivian Way Ct.

KR Custom Builders

1390 Braewood Drive

Lamka Enterprises Inc.

1965 Bissell

LAW Ventures Ltd

1759 W 18th St

Leahy Construction

618 Hannah Ave.
Forest Park

m2 Creative Management Solutions

333 W Hubbard ST


1429 white pine ln

Martin's Quality Painting

5435 Melrose St.

Master Detailers

9218 Menard
Morton Grove


5314 N Bell Ave

Modena General Contractors

6767 N Milwaukee Ave

ModSpa Baths

1415 W Cermak Rd,
Oak Brook

MT renovations

188 Heather Dr.
Crystal Lake

New City Remodeling

4848 N Sheridan Rd


Park Ridge

NIX Construction

10604 S. Oak Tree Drive


Holly Ct
Mount Prospect


Morton Grove

Northlake Painting and Building Maintenance Inc.

Hawthorn Woods


PO Box 1157
Highland Park

Ole Geezer LLC--Home remodeling/repairs

300 Chicory Ln
Buffalo Grove

One Day Luxury Baths Inc.

3058 N Clybourn Ave

Our Home Solutions


Patrick B Murphy Plumbing and Piping Co

1426 Sherman Rd

Perfection Tub and Tile

PO Box 9202

Perma Gloss

2400 E Main St
St Charles

Perry Darrow Tub & Tile Refinishing

7641 S Essex Ave

Peyatt Remodeling & Home Improvement

1635 W Irving Park Rd

Pilcher and Sons Inc

2570 Beverly Drive


2 Cross Timber Rd

Prestige Grout, Tile & Stone Inc.

1407 Kemman Ave.
La Grange Park

ProRemo Experts

118 S Main St

Ravinia Plumbing & Heating

1580 Old Skokie Road
Highland Park


850 E. Grand Avenue #1A
Lake Villa

Renew Kitchen & Bath Inc

4502 Terra Cotta Rd
Crystal Lake

Renovations by D&D

1032 W Devon Ave
Elk Grove Village


4115 n richmond


930 1/2 michigan ave

Rowe Renovations

4719 N. Lawndale Ave. 2S



RWV Construction

6609 S Whipple Street

Sandman Customs Inc

224 S Western Ave

Silver Cross

1275 W Roosevelt Rd
West Chicago

Singh builders

28w425 kenwood ave
West Chicago


555 W Cornelia Ave Apt 1602

StarBright Corporation

1415 W Granville Ave

StoneLux Design

1900 N. Aunstin Ave. Suite 12

Summit and Son's Janitorial General Maintenance

P.O. Box 2941
Country Club Hills

Synthetic Pro LLC

2130 Nimitz Dr
Des Plaines

TDK Remodeling and Home Services

21 W 151 Coronet Rd

The Garcilazo Group

Vernon Hills

The Grout Medic- Cook/Lake/Chicago Metro

38590 N. Munn Rd.
Lake Villa

Top Line Painting

601 W Huntington Commons Rd
Mount Prospect

Tribal Decorating

908 S. Menard ave

True Remodeling Inc.

9753 Southwest Highway
Oak Lawn

Ultra Source Performance

3006 Elder Ln


Mount Prospect

WindowWorks-HomeWerks Inc

570 E North Frontage Rd

WOW Group Organization Inc.

695 West Center Rd


6850 W. Montrose Ave.
Harwood Heights

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