An acrylic bathtub is made of vacuum-formed sheets of acrylic and created with fiberglass for added durability. There are several advantages and disadvantages to an acrylic tub. The edges are affordability, resistant to cracking and chipping, easily repaired and smooth, and a comfortable surface. Other benefits are lightweight, durable, and easy to maintain.
The disadvantages are prone to scratching, prone to staining and discoloration, and may feel hollow. When considering a new bathtub, there are several tips to remember, such as size, shape, weight, walls, and corners. Other considerations are tub size and depth, core materials, finishing materials, faucets and fixtures, shelves, and storage around your tub, drain and pipe placement, accessibility, and safety.
To conclude, check out your nearest home improvement store and find a tub that will best meet your needs. The benefits of this tub are many.