Dens Shield Tile Backer - Flooring - DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum


Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Flooring

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-07-2009, 01:55 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 2
Rewards Points: 10
Default

dens shield tile backer


Can dens shield be used on tile floor as backer instead of cement backer?

Advertisement

kenny0628 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2009, 02:57 PM   #2
Tileguy
 
JazMan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Troy, Michigan
Posts: 4,190
Rewards Points: 2,238
Default

dens shield tile backer


Yes it can.

Is that your only choice? What kind of room is this? How large a floor? What condition is the substrate? How is the subfloor system built and with what? What are you installing? etc.........

Jaz

Advertisement

__________________
Tile 4 You LLC Troy, MI

DITRA Installs - KERDI Watertight-Mold-Free Showers. I have NEVER made a mistake, I thought I did ONCE, but, I was WRONG! A+ BBB rating - est. 1987 - over 50 yrs. exp.
JazMan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2009, 05:06 PM   #3
Newbie
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 2
Rewards Points: 10
Default

dens shield tile backer


new addition on second floor bathroom. Floor joist 16in. on center an 3/4 t&g osb. We will be installing ceramic tile over dens.
kenny0628 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-20-2011, 05:06 PM   #4
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 115
Rewards Points: 75
Default

dens shield tile backer


yes and no, that is why you will get different answers from different people
IceT is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Re-tiling a bathtub surround BillyB44 Remodeling 39 01-24-2011 07:10 PM
what to use on joints with tile backer fabian Kitchen & Bath Remodeling 3 02-09-2009 06:49 PM
Using GP Dens shield over vinyl floor norm58 Flooring 5 08-28-2008 01:09 PM
Painting DensShield tile backer board warriorfox Painting 2 05-15-2008 05:08 PM
Backer board vs. plywood for tile underlayment allpraisebob Flooring 4 01-07-2007 08:44 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts