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by mozart
Tue Jan 29, 2019 11:09 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: plastic shower stall 32 x 48
Replies: 6
Views: 142

Re: plastic shower stall 32 x 48

I took the floor down to the floor joist. Should I use 3/4 plywood. Any special type? does the hardi board for the floor tile go under the shower base or butts to the base? I watched your video on the tile installation for the 4 piece shower stall. It looks like the wallboard is pretty level with th...
by mozart
Sun Jan 27, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: Plumbing
Topic: Sump pump runs frequently recently
Replies: 4
Views: 296

Re: Sump pump runs frequently recently

if there is a check valve in the discharge line it may be stuck open and the discharge pipe is draining back. Also check to make sure the pump or discharge line are not clogged.
by mozart
Sun Jan 27, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: plastic shower stall 32 x 48
Replies: 6
Views: 142

Re: plastic shower stall 32 x 48

also, I am bringing the floor to the joist and starting new. What would be preferred. 3/4 of 5/8 plywood and Hardi board? then tiles.
by mozart
Sun Jan 27, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: plastic shower stall 32 x 48
Replies: 6
Views: 142

plastic shower stall 32 x 48

I've gone to home depot and they basically have 4 piece shower stalls. What is the leak experience with a 4 piece shower stall. My guy said I should use rock board on the walls but the new showers are stud mounts. They don't need backing. I do have some water resistant 1/2" sheet rock I could use fr...