The Plumber: Do some homework before starting bathroom remodel

Ed Del Grande
Tribune News Service

Dear Ed: We have two full bathrooms and want to convert both tub and shower units to walk-in shower stalls. But some friends have mentioned that removing the bathtubs could possibly list the bathrooms as half baths? Your input is welcome.

— Arnold, Iowa

Dear Arnold: I get this question often and tell homeowners to contact a local real estate agent to address this question before removing any bathtubs.

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