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Restore an Outdated Bathroom

This 1922 Neo-Georgian bathroom has some unfortunate 1970s era problems. Find out how one couple gives their outdated bathroom a new makeover.

Materials

  • enamel paint
  • grout
  • grout sponges
  • primer
  • sponges
  • trisodium phosphate (TSP)
  • wax ring
  • wire nuts
  • washers
  • toilet
  • water supply line
  • nuts
  • wall anchors
  • light fixture
  • gypsum-based skim coat
  • tube bending spring

Tools

  • buckets
  • paint roller
  • paintbrush
  • rags
  • sandpaper
  • screwdriver
  • adjustable wrench
  • grout-removal tool
  • pliers
  • putty knife
  • vacuum
  • slip-joint pliers
  • mud pan
  • grout float trowel
  • mixing tool
  • stiff-bristled brush
  • tube cutter

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