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« Reply #10 on: September 10, 2010 09:46:46 AM »

Wow, that bathroom was hideous! Good for you guys seeing the potential through all the mess. I love your transformation - it looks very serene.
« Reply #11 on: September 10, 2010 02:22:24 PM »

I can't believe that they sank that tub...it's gorgeous and I love that you saved it.  The sink is awesome.  Very nice bathroom!  And yes, I am a little jealous!   Wink
« Reply #12 on: September 11, 2010 10:21:33 PM »

Thanks everyone. It was a ton of work but I'm really happy with how it turned out.

We didn't use any special paint. Just a high gloss latex paint. We read that it is important to use latex so it can expand and contract with the heat of the tub/water. 

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« Reply #13 on: September 12, 2010 08:44:28 AM »

Beautiful update!
The sunken tub is just so wrong on so many levels - hiding a clawfoot is always a crime, very dangerous for a nighttime walk to the bathroom, and how do you get out of it??
You gave it such a clean and fresh look that makes the room look so much more spacious.
I painted a clawfoot once myself - it really makes a huge difference.

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« Reply #14 on: September 13, 2010 07:45:18 AM »

What a transformation! Your hard work really paid off. The end result is wonderful.

« Reply #15 on: September 16, 2010 05:08:38 AM »

So very pretty! My husband and I are going to have to tackle our bathroom very soon and we just don't know where to begin. Very intimidating...but you've inspired me! I'm going to show my husband your work and maybe get him pumped!!

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« Reply #16 on: October 20, 2010 11:55:58 PM »

I can't believe that beautiful tub was SUNK in the floor like that.  Not only does it look kinda dangerous but the tub has FEET, how could you hide that? It looks goregous by the way, modern with a hint of the past, loverly

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« Reply #17 on: November 20, 2010 06:02:46 PM »

wow. i've never seen a tub in the floor like that. the clawfoot is a huge improvement. it looks great.

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« Reply #18 on: November 21, 2010 08:53:31 AM »

I didn't hate the picture of the tub sunken in the floor, but I can understand not wanting that.  But...why anyone would do that with a gorgeous tub is beyond me!  I could understand it better if the tub was ugly.  Tongue

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« Reply #19 on: November 21, 2010 05:34:09 PM »

I share the sentiments of the others.  I also don't understand why they sunk it in if it has feet.  My main concern is the cleanliness of the tub.  Bathroom floors are full of germs no matter how you clean it.  The germs and dirt may just get to the tub.  How can one dip oneself into that tub? 

Your tub and sink looks wonderful.  Great job.  Your hard work really paid off.


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