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Old 09-05-2012, 07:37 PM   #1
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Hardibacker under new tub


I installed 3/4 inch plywood and then 1/4 inch Hardibacker on my bathroom floor during remodel. Is it Ok if the Hardi is on the entire floor including what will be under the new tub?

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Old 09-05-2012, 07:40 PM   #2
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Waste of materials but not going to do any harm.

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Old 09-06-2012, 08:00 AM   #3
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Spend the money on waterproofing instead. Either a membrane or something like redguard.
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