Install vinyl shower surrounds using an adhesive, and then apply caulk to any openings where the panels meet the bathtub. Shower surrounds come in panels that you can apply over finished walls as well as existing tile. More »

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The benefits of using fiberglass walls in the shower are the variety of styles available, the ease of maintaining the appearance of the walls and that fiberglass is affordable. Additionally, fiberglass shower walls use m... More »

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When installing self-stick ceramic tiles to cover walls, wash down the wall with warm, soapy water, and then dry thoroughly. Use putty to correct any cracks or uneven portions of the wall before applying the tiles. More »

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Install septic tank risers and covers by uncovering the existing openings and cleaning the top of the tank. Install the adapter ring, and attach the risers to the tank so they are a few inches under the surface of the la... More »

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To install bathtub and shower plumbing, expose the studs and piping in the shower walls. Locate the cold and hot water supply lines. Use CPVC pipe or copper tubing to run new water lines, and mount a mixing valve to this... More »

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To recaulk a bathtub, thoroughly remove all of the existing caulk around the tub and replace with fresh caulk. Allow the new caulk to dry, and check for any cracks should the caulk settle or shrink after application. More »

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To install shower pivot doors, affix the bracket of the pivot to the shower's threshold and the wall jamb's top, caulk the threshold track in place, and install the wall channels of the pivot to the shower's lower track.... More »

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