How To Install Tile Around A Shower or Tub
Step 1: We Planned the Project
Step 2: We Prepped the Tub Area
Step 3: We Set the Surround Height
Step 4: We Marked the Layout Lines
Step 5: We Applied the Mastic
Next, we pressed the tiles firmly into the mastic, beginning at the intersecting lines of our layout lines. Since our tiles didn't have self-spacing nubs on the edge, we used plastic spacers between the tiles.
We used a tile cutter to cut those tiles that needed to be sized to fit.
Step 6: We Drilled for Water
Step 7: We Added Some Accents
Step 8: We Applied the Grout
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