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DK Daniels

08:29AM | 03/04/03
Member Since: 03/02/03
15 lifetime posts
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Any advice on putting 4 1/4 tile in the shower I just installed in the basement. 32x48 base. The model house display used greenboard. So what to do. I bought a tape that shows tiling and explains the undercoat to use for each and they showed tiling on greenboard.
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carpetman

09:36AM | 03/04/03
Member Since: 01/26/03
549 lifetime posts
green board will work fine,but 1/2 backer board is the best.good luck

Vermonster

11:02AM | 03/09/03
Member Since: 03/08/03
4 lifetime posts
I agree with carpetman but you should also look into a product called Hardibacker...it is designed for areas that have a high moisture potential, also it is easier to work with than concrete board (won't crumble as easily)
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