Acrylic bathtub is a great choice for bathroom renovations or upgrades. They come in many colors, shapes and sizes. These tubs are made of several thin sheets of acrylic, vacuum sealed, and then reinforced with fiberglass. This makes them lightweight and easily custom-in a variety of shapes and sizes.
Instructions to install acrylic bathtub: remove all old pieces bath if this is a remodel. If it’s a new project, then measure the area where the new tub will be placed. Check the plumbing fixtures to be used for the new tub. Match the drainage system for the new tub to existing drainage pipe. The kit will have to adapt to drain the tub and the drain pipe.
Set the drain to the bottom of the new tub with plumber’s putty and let dry according to the manufacturer’s instructions. Place the tub in place. Place the level on the edge of the bathtub, and see if the tub is level. If it’s off, use the filler material to level the bathtub.
Apply adhesive to the edges of the bath according to the manufacturer’s instructions, and let it dry completely. Use caulk to seal the edges of the tub against the wall and floor. Allow to dry completely before using the acrylic bathtub.