Many consumers believe that in order to modernize their bathroom they must replace their bathtub with a base or tile surround. This just is not true. There are many Fresca shower panels that offer all the amenities of a custom shower with a tub spout. These shower panels are easy to install and take online minutes for a completed installation. In under an hour you could be enjoying the benefits of a modern shower spa in the comfort of your old bath. If your tub is older or is a hideous shade of pink or blue, re glazing your bathtub is a cheap option that will save you time and money. It is important to remember that for the resale value of your home you will need at least one full bathroom or a bathroom that consists of a toilet sink and bathtub. It is important to keep at least one bathtub in your home. With some tasteful remodeling you can make your standard bathtub look like something out of a 5 star luxury hotel. With some careful planning and attention to detail, bathroom remodeling can be a pleasure instead of a headache.