Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Remodeling > Kitchen & Bath Remodeling

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

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 11-14-2013, 09:58 AM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Charlotte, nc
Posts: 13
Share |
Default

Tile under cabinets


I'm remodeling my master bathroom. The only thing I'm keeping is the cabinets. Should I remove them to lay down ditra and tile or would it be OK to tile around? I think it would take more of my time to remove the top and cabinets than tiling around it. Only benefit would be the waterproofing layer? Granite installers will be here monday to remove and replace the top.
Also, would you install ditra under the tub?

intense98rt is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-14-2013, 12:20 PM   #2
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Hartfield VA
Posts: 26,303
Default

Tile under cabinets


Remove the vanity.
Less cutting, vanity get changed and there's no needing to fix the floor, insurance against water damage.
Ditra under the tub is not a bad idea.

__________________
When posting in forums, letting us know your location will help others give better feedback/advice/solutions to your questions
joecaption is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
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
Cabinets To Go! CapnHawk Kitchen & Bath Remodeling 60 11-13-2013 07:31 PM
Refinishing old Cabinets ryanb4614 Carpentry 4 08-18-2011 06:24 PM
new ceramic tile over 12x12 ceramic danthebuilder Tiling, ceramics, marble 4 08-09-2011 12:03 PM
Changing Kitchen Flooring from tile to Hardwood? Regarding taking cabinets up? doodleb1973 Flooring 3 07-27-2011 05:25 AM
A middle of the road choice for tile first or cabinets first Cecosugi Flooring 3 08-20-2009 12:02 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.