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Old 04-25-2013, 03:16 PM   #1
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I was going to have my bathtub regulated, the final step of a bathroom remodel, and when they went to do it, found a hole at the drain. They didn't want to patch it because they knew it was a temporary fix. I appreciated his honesty, but he said I would need a new tub and would have to rp,ace half the tile around it. Is there an alternative?


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A hole at the drain??? There usually is a drain hole.


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Old 04-25-2013, 06:49 PM   #3
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A hole at the drain??? There usually is a drain hole.
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Old 04-25-2013, 08:52 PM   #5
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How did a tub with a hole other than the drain end up being "The final step"

And what does "regulated" mean? Do you mean relined?

I absolutely hate those "Bathfitter" Outfits, if that is what you are doing. Its
like painting dirt. When a bathroom is ready to be remodeled, it should ALL be remodeled. Piping, valves, fixtures etc. Those components are what wears out.
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