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How To Know When It's Time To Purchase A New Bathtub

Knowing when to purchase a new bathtub can be a tough decision. On one hand, you want to make sure that your current bathtub is beyond repair before making the investment in a new one. On the other hand, you don't want to wait too long and risk any further damage or safety concerns such as slippery surfaces. As well, leaks behind walls can do considerable damage and create costly repairs - therefore, here are a few signs that it might be time to consider purchasing a new bathtub: Your old bathtub is visibly damaged or worn: If you have...

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Whirlpool or Air Jet System Bathtubs - Which are Better?

Having trouble deciding on a whirlpool bathtub versus an air jet tub? First off, you cannot go wrong with either choice – as both bathtub system types make bathing a true joy and can turn your bathroom into your very own private spa. Let us dive in a little (no pun intended) and take a closer look at the key differences. Malibu Home offers whirlpool or air Jet systems (or both – called a combination tub) on all our Drop-In and Skirted bathtubs and on a select few of our Freestanding tubs. Both jetted systems offer a massage-like experience, but...

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Malibu Home Bathtubs and The Property Brothers complete a Bathroom Remodel

Malibu Home Bathtubs and The Property Brothers complete a Bathroom Remodel

Every bathroom remodel has its own story and Malibu Home is honored to be included in those stories when our bathtub becomes a new member of your home. So, in May, when Jonathan Scott from the Property Brothers called us in desperate need of a luxury bathtub for a home in Los Angeles that they were remodeling and shooting in - we of course we're excited to lend a hand. Turns out we weren't their initial choice, but when that "other" company couldn't deliver, Malibu Home jumped at the chance to immediately supply one of HGTV's most popular shows. We always deliver! Jonathan...

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Jetted Whirlpool Bathtub Cleaning Issues?

Jetted Whirlpool Bathtub Cleaning Issues?

We’ve got a solution!  Oh Yuk’s Jetted tub cleaner is specifically designed to break down and remove the gunk and Yuk from the inside the plumbing of your Whirlpool bathtub. Body oils, dirt, and soap residue do leave behind and create an unpleasant biofilm that can appear as black/brown flakes and really yukky water. IF you do not treat your Whirlpool with this cleaner you will likely experience this at some point in the future – as it happens to EVERY jetted tub. Here at Malibu Home we recommend you treat your tub every couple of months if you use...

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