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Bathroom Remodel Part I

Do I even dare show you the "before" picture of our bathtub? It is so gross. I have disliked it since the day we found our house. It is the original fiberglass tub. Gross. Gross. Gross! Our house was bank owned and was on the market several months before we bought it. I would come over when we were in escrow and scrub this thing until I couldn't scrub anymore. The window had been left open while it was for sale and the poor tub was covered in things that should NEVER be in a home. Gross. It is the last original thing left in this home. We have been putting it off and putting it off but now it is time! There is no way our precious little one will ever step foot in that tub so after lots and lots of shopping and trying to figure out what we want to do in there....we are ready! We had everything all picked out until today when we found different tiles that we love even more. So now that we have it all picked out I of course decided that I want all new hardware, new paint color, new towels....oh my. It's going to be a big project and I can hardly wait to see what the outcome will be! So demo begins next weekend. The tub is coming out, the shower head will be raised, new dry wall and insulation will be put in, backer board goes up...oh my! I thought it might be fun to share the progress with y'all.
So here it is...our nasty bathtub

Have I mentioned how gross it is?

Don't you all try to come over at once for a bubble bath now! :)

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