The bathroom is one of the most important places in a home and most owners remodel their bathrooms more often than other spaces in the house. The latest trend of bathroom renovation in London is installing a walk-in bathtub. Even if it might seem easy, it is important to choose the right type of walk-in tub and have it installed by professional local plumbers.
If you want to know what to expect when installing a walk-in bathtub, our plumbers in London are here to guide you through the whole process.
Steps taken by plumbers near me for setting up a walk-in tub in my bathroom in London
Once you decided to change your old bathtub for a new one, or better for a walk-in tub, you should take note of the following aspects:
- have our plumber in London check the bathroom for any leaks, take the necessary measurements and recommend the size of the walk-in bathtub;
- once the new bathtub is purchased, the old one must be carefully removed in order to not damage the pipelines;
- the installation site of the walk-in bathtub must be inspected once more, and our emergency plumber in London will check if there are any pipes which must be replaced;
- the new plumbing, drainage and electrical system (where these exist) must be set up and aligned with the dimensions of the new bathtub;
- the walk-in bathtub will be put in place, leveled connected to the pipes and faucets and installed.
Once the installation of the walk-in tub for your London home is completed, our local plumbers will do a last verification in order to make sure everything is in place.
Why do London homeowners choose walk-in bathtubs?
The remodeling of the bathroom is not the only reason for choosing a walk-in bathtub in London. These types of tubs have several advantages among which:
- they are smaller than regular tubs, therefore it will help the homeowner to save some space;
- being smaller, they will fit perfectly in London houses with small bathrooms;
- walk-in bathtubs can successfully replace showers in houses in London;
- walk-in tubs are modern, easy to install and come in several dimensions.
If you want to change the tub in your bathroom and decided for a walk-in bathtub, do not hesitate to contact us for assistance or for other plumbing services in London.