Most bathtubs are meant to last for a long time, but everything always has a life span. Acrylic bathtubs crack, while steel can chip. You might be tempted to replace the bathtub entirely if the cracking and chipping are bad enough, but is this really the right route to take?
A bathroom remoceling project isn’t as simple as making it look new. The bathroom is a functional area and as such it will require more than just an eye for what looks great but also for what will work.