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Old 05-20-2008, 07:59 AM  
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A couple of q,s.
What is the best way to cut Hadrdie Backer?
When joining the hardie backer and sheetrock, do i tape and float it?


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Old 05-21-2008, 12:10 AM  
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What is the best way to cut Hadrdie Backer? Sawsaw or check this
HardiBaker Carbide tipped scoring knife
When joining the hardie backer and sheetrock, do i tape and float it? Yes


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Scoring knife seems like your best bet...I would imagine
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A regular old utility knife will work too. Cut it like drywall. You will kill some blades but it does work.
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I am interested in the best option to transform a tub into a useable shower. The walls above the tub are not waterproff. I have looked at several methods; ceramic tile, 3 piece wall systems, etc. I am concerned about water leakage with the surround wall systems..... ceramic tile is too costly for me. What surround wall system is cost friendly and reliable? Any suggestions? Also, I have seen an ad for Re-Bath of Illinois. Has anyone had experience with this company?


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