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aka 07-26-2012 10:32 AM

sheetrock around bathtub
can you just use white sheetrock around a whirlpool bathtub

aka 07-26-2012 10:34 AM

:whistling2:waiting for answer:whistling2:

DannyT 07-26-2012 02:28 PM

you gonna tile the wall?
or put some type of waterproofing on it?
most places dont allow drywall around tubs or showers anymore.
you can do anyting you like but i would say no to sheetrock myself

chrisn 07-26-2012 04:46 PM


JazMan 07-26-2012 09:41 PM

As mentioned, it all depends on what you're installing over the wallboard & how, if anything. Not enough info.


scottktmrider 07-26-2012 09:56 PM

If you are going with drywall use green board.
If you are tiling it durock or some other tile backer.

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