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Unread 01-08-2011, 01:04 AM   #1
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tile over hot mopped shower pan

what do i use on a shower bench that has been hot mopped? "fat mud "or wonder board ?what can i use to install it?
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Unread 01-08-2011, 01:24 AM   #2
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Hello Mavshot,
You'll need to float that bench with "fat mud". Any mechanical fasteners will compromise the waterproofing. Make sure to line the bench with expanded metal lath (diamond lath). I will cut and fold a piece to hug all of the contours of the bench and extend up above the hot mop so that I can staple it (or use roofing nails) to the frame and studs.
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