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Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

    • Hammer
    • Cordless drill
    • Tape measure
    • Circular saw
    • Caulk gun
    • 4-in-1 screwdriver
    • Adjustable wrench
    • Level
    • Drill bit set
    • Grout float
    • Hearing protection
    • Hole saw kit
    • Notched trowel
    • Pipe wrench
    • Pry bar
    • Safety glasses
    • Slip joint pliers
    • Utility knife

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

    • New Tub and Surround
    • Tub/Shower Faucet
    • Two 2x4x8
    • Caulk
    • 1-1/2-in. Roofing Nails (approx. 20
    • Backerboard screws (box)
    • 1/4-in. backerboard (1 sheet)
    • Tile
    • Adhesive
    • Grout
    • Painting supplies
    • Plumbing Supplies (as needed)

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Install an Acrylic Tub and Tub Surround

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