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Old 07-23-2010, 07:57 PM   #1
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Hello, I am redoing my bathroom and one of the things we are dong is removing a window currently in our shower- replacing the tub and tile surround with a sterling Accord shower tub 4 piece unit. My question is what is the proper procedure in patching up the window. I have my ideas but would love some sound advice on this. Thanks for the help!

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what is the interior and exterior wall covering?

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the exterior is wood clapboard siding and on the inside of the wall I will be installing the new shower surround.
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You would frame it and sheath it on the exterior. You would then side the exterior with a matching material. Insulate the wall and install an interior wall covering that's appropriate to the wet area.
Don't forget the exterior tarpaper or tyvek and the interior vapor barrier.
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