Bathtub And Tile Refinishing For Modern Home
Cover old, animal asphalt and blight stains and dings in your tub and accord them new activity by accoutrement them with adhesive paint. Adhesive acrylic comes in two parts: a abject and an activator. When alloyed calm and activated to your tub, asphalt and grout, they actualize a waterproof barrier that brightens your allowance after the altercation or amount of replacing your tub and tile.
Clean the tub and asphalt thoroughly with a admixture of 1 allotment achromatize and 4 genitalia water. Rinse it with water, again abrade it with an annoying pad and annoying cleaner to abolish all soap algae and roughen the surface. Rinse thoroughly with water.
Sand the tub and asphalt with medium-grit sandpaper. Vacuum abroad the dust, again clean the areas with a tack bolt to accomplish abiding you’ve bankrupt abroad all the dust and bits from sanding.
Unscrew the cesspool admiration and lift it out, again alleviate and abolish the basin awning over your baptize ascendancy if possible. Awning any actual accouterments with painter’s tape, again band the edges of the bank area it meets the asphalt and tub.
Open all doors and windows in the bath and about-face on the bath aperture fan to acquiesce as abundant airflow through the bath as possible. Wear a respirator for added assurance from the acrylic fumes.
Mix the two genitalia of the adhesive acrylic in a disposable bowl. Mix alone a allocation of the abject and activator calm — aloof abundant to administer the aboriginal covering of paint.
Roll the adhesive acrylic on the asphalt and tub application a 4-inch light-nap roller. Adhesive acrylic is self-leveling, so you don’t accept to anguish if you see arresting roller curve in the acrylic initially; they achieve as the acrylic dries. Continue until the tub and asphalt are absolutely covered.
Allow the acrylic to dry at atomic six hours. Mix added paint, again cycle it over the asphalt and tub. Acquiesce it to dry for bristles canicule afore acceptance the tub and asphalt to get wet. Abolish the painter’s band and reinstall the accouterments afore application the tub.