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Old 09-28-2009, 08:54 PM   #1
 
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Can I retile the existing shower pan?


I have a perfectly good shower pan with ugly pink tile on it. Can I just strip the tile off and retile the existing shower pan? I could use a pneumatic chisel to get the old tile off.

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Monty,

Why risk damaging the base or the wall tiles? If the pan was built right and everything is working you can tile over the old floor.

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RE: Can I retile the existing shower pan?


So do I just rough up the old tile? Etch? Do I have to extend the drain?

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Make sure the floor is super clean. Rough it up if you wanna. Belt sander #60. Buy a bag of good quality modified thin set. Find and Exten-O-Drain. http://www.tools4flooring.com/extend...it-p-1024.html

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