Cost is $200 to $2,000, depending on options. If you want a custom tile shower, the cost jumps quite a bit. Usually around $1,000 to $3,500 depending on complexity, size, and the type of tile and fixtures you choose. Add another $500 to $1,000 for tear-out, new plumbing pipes, fixtures, and any custom carpentry. Shower/Tub. Shower/tubs are designed to have the dual appeal of a shower and a bathtub. The average cost is $400.00 to $600.00 for the tub and walls. Installation costs another $1,000.00 or more depending on complications such as running new plumbing, installing a unit on an upper floor, etc. I’d love to rip out the bath with the old almond color tile a Would this cost significantly more than just replacing the tub and tile? Looking to A popular retrofit for a bathroom makeover is replacing a bathtub with a standalone shower. If, like many homeowners, you use a tub primarily for showering, (standard fiberglass tub-shower with new accessories) Bathtub replacement: remove and dispose of existing bathtub; install new bathtub and accessories; Pro remodelers discuss the real costs of replacing a tub or shower. Most tubs and showers are more or less “built-in” fixtures, and taking them out results in a Soon it will be necessary to remove the bathtub from the second floor bathroom and replace it with a shower stall due to age related issues. One way to create more space is to replace the tub with a walk-in shower. This includes a plumber removing the old tub and fixtures, and install the new. People use tubs in a variety of household chores, and those with small children The experts at Networx peg the cost of a tub to shower conversion between $1,500 and $5,000, with average costs coming in at $3,000.