What Waterproofing Substance On Cement Board In Bathroom(can't Find Red Guard) - Building & Construction - Page 2 - DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum

Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Building & Construction


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Display Modes
Old 11-19-2009, 06:30 PM   #16
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Toronto, Canada
Posts: 99
Rewards Points: 75

ok so its been a pain in the ass to find this waterproofing stuff but I have finally found something that just might do the trick. The stiff is called Blue Seal Waterproofing membrane. I'm gonna use it on the floors and shower walls.

I found a way to get the mapelasic but the guy at the tile store was going to charge me some rediculous price like $130 for a 1 gallon. I hate how these guys treat you when your not a contractor(pisses me off so much). anyway I'll post back after I use the stuff.

Thanks for the help.

Also my boss is a pro tiler and I asked him about what he uses for waterproofing and he said they don't use anything?? He says that he just makes sure he fills the gaps in the cement board with the tile adhesive. He said teh showers last a very long time....20 or 30 years(i'm not sure about that though...but who keeps a shower around for that long anyway right!)I'm just glad that my bathroom was done right adn with indistructable material. Now I want to keep that going for the next guy.
Limit54 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links

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
Cement board meets drywall? CowboyAndy Drywall & Plaster 8 12-25-2010 08:29 PM
luxaire/york 33109167000 furnace board replacement check HVAC 18 07-13-2009 10:03 AM
Rotten cement - skim coat or board? BradG Building & Construction 1 11-25-2007 02:25 PM
Moisture Barrier behind cement board code? scoot_gt Building & Construction 8 09-29-2007 08:53 PM
Bathroom cement board dah General DIY Discussions 2 07-11-2006 06:25 PM

Top of Page | View New Posts