Ceramic Tile Advice Forums - John Bridge Ceramic Tile

Welcome to John Bridge / Tile Your World, the friendliest DIY Forum on the Internet


Advertiser Directory
JohnBridge.com Home
Buy John Bridge's Books

Go Back   Ceramic Tile Advice Forums - John Bridge Ceramic Tile > Tile & Stone Forums > Tile Forum/Advice Board

Sponsors


Reply
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Unread 01-22-2005, 07:49 PM   #1
niagarajoe
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: canada
Posts: 2
newbie shower builder

hi guys
i,m about to turn my 2 piece bath to a 3 with a homemade shower stall that i,m going to build and tile. but first i have to start braking the cement floor for the drain. my question is what,s the best way to water proof my shower stall walls and floor?
can i use water proof drywall or is there some thing else that is better for the walls and ceiling?
there,s a subfloor over my basement floor so how can i build the shower floor?

any help on this subject or where to find it will be great

thanks
niagarajoe is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Unread 01-22-2005, 07:53 PM   #2
Jason_Butler
Tile Setter
 
Join Date: May 2001
Location: Austin, TX
Posts: 4,840
Hi Joe,

Make no mistake we will help you every step of the way. Your topic is probably the top subject around here. So popular we have a link to our "liberry" that outlines the steps for building a good shower.

http://johnbridge.com/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=5434

Since you are on a slab, skip the tar paper and metal lathe that goes in the pre-slope.

Read up and come back with any questions

Jason
__________________
Good..Fast..Cheap. Pick any 2...can't have all three
Jason_Butler is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 01-23-2005, 01:58 PM   #3
John Bridge
Mudmeister
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: Rosanky, Texas
Posts: 68,674
Send a message via AIM to John Bridge
Welcome aboard, Joe.
John Bridge is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Stonetooling.com   Tile-Assn.com   National Gypsum Permabase


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

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
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:25 AM.


Sponsors

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2018 John Bridge & Associates, LLC