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I am in the process of renovating an entire house. 1 kitchen, 3 bathrooms, & building 2 rooms in the basement. With that said here is my dilem...
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Is it better to install the vanity first, and tile around it, or tile first and set the vanity on top?Thanks in advance!Dave
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