Tile Installation: Backer Board Around a Bathtub

Finally – the tile backer/tub lip problem resolved

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
  • Caulk gun
  • Notched trowel

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • Thinset mortar
  • Caulk
  • Tile backer