FAQs

Some commonly asked questions

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What can be resurfaced?

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Bath, basin, shower base, wall tiles, kitchen cupboards and drawers, bench tops, wood furniture, laminated surfaces & more.

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Can you resurface my grout lines too?

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Yes when a tile job is being done this will seal up your grout lines which will eliminate the porous surface that causes mildew.

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Can you restore my claw foot bath and pedestal basin?

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Yes. Nu-Pride has a purpose built factory where these items go through a restoration process that includes baking of the enamel in a heat room. The process normally takes about 3-5 weeks.

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Do you do full renovations?

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Yes, we can do tiling, carpentry and plumbing renovations, however, we do not replace full kitchens.

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Why would I want to resurface?

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Many people choose resurfacing over replacement for a number of reasons. You may be selling your house and just want a facelift that won't take months to complete. Or your budget does not allow for a five figure renovation. Or you simply don't need a full renovation but rather a new look on your kitchen bench top or a colour change on your bath.

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Is it expensive to resurface?

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Depending on the area and items you plan to resurface the prices will vary but it will still be a fraction of the cost of replacing these items.

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How long does it take to resurface my bath?

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To resurface your bath onsite it takes around three to four hours to complete.

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How long does it take to do my whole bathroom or kitchen?

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Depending on the size of your bathroom or kitchen it could take between two to five days to complete.

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Does it last?

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Yes. The life expectancy of a standard re-enamelled kitchen and bathroom surface is 10-15 years and is designed to withstand its intended use.

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After that time do I have to throw the bath out?

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No. The bath can be stripped of its old enamel and be done again.

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What if I want a colour other than white?

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All our tradesman are experienced in colour matching and can match the colour of your choice onsite while you wait.

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Does it smell?

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There will be an odour but we do carry exhaust fans that will help to extract the smell on the day.