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Old 08-28-2008, 09:53 AM   #1
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What should I use to fill in the gap created by the rounded corner of the tub (see red area in crude drawing below)? What about the seam between the green board and cement board? Should thin-set be used with fiberglass tape?


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Old 08-28-2008, 04:21 PM   #2
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Is the cement board oriented vertically, applied to the wall? I'm having a heck of a hard time picturing where the gap is. Any chance you could post a photo?

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What should I use to fill in the gap created by the rounded corner of the tub (see red area in crude drawing below)? What about the seam between the green board and cement board? Should thin-set be used with fiberglass tape?

your going to use thinset and mesh tape to spackle your seams so fill the void with thinset.
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Yep, like buletbob said: mesh and thinset.
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Yep! Mesh and thinset. Much stonger than drywall mud.
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yep, as advised above

this is much easier than a risky scribe cut on the backer board.

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