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12:31PM | 06/25/14
Bvbasement
Due to Colorado's expanding soils, city building code requires basement walls to be floating. This is a pretty easy task as far as a stadard wall is concerned, my question is how do you float walls for a shower with shower pan. I spoke with the city building coordinator and he suggested floating at the top of the wall instead of the bottom, then allow trim to cover the 2" gap allowed for movement... Anybody have suggestions on how to do this while maintaining a nice water resistant seal?

Sylvan

05:28PM | 06/26/14
Member Since: 01/24/06
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If I was to leave a 2" Gap Id leave it at the top way above the shower head not at the bottom
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