Required Tools for this Project
Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.
You'll also need a cement mixing pan, a hoe, a wood float, a steel finishing trowel and both rubber and leather gloves.
Required Materials for this Project
Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.
- Hardboard siding
- Ceramic floor mix
- Tile backer board
- Galvanized expanded metal lath
- Vinyl membrane
- Shower drain assembly
- 1-1/4 in. roofing nails
- 3-in. drywall screws
- 10d galvanized nails
- Fiberglass mesh tape for cement board
- Thin-set mortar
- Duct tape