After weighing the pros and cons, it was an easy decision to completely renovate the bathrooms.
At first glance the bathrooms appeared to be hidden behind scum. After a good pass with a pressure washer, the evidence never shone.
There was a fleeting thought of refinishing. Somehow the price of spraying an acrylic film over tiles and tub did not sit well. It just seems a more complete and thorough job to fully gut and start from scratch.
Complete demolition of the guest bathroom was done today. The cast iron tub was donated through my recycling friend. 9 Bags of broken tiles and dry wall later ……