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Old 04-07-2011, 03:45 PM   #1
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Re-tiling tub surrond


Hi, I have removed the 4 inch tile around the tub. Most of the sheet rock top paper came off as well. Before I put up the new tile do I need to coat/seal this surface with something. And what adhesive would you recommend. Thanks

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You should remove the wall board and replace it with a concrete backer board, then install your new tiles using a thin set mortar which comes in a bag.

More to it than that obviously, but that's the skinny.

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Is this just a tub, or is it a tub/shower combo?
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