Today’s video shares tips on how to tile a shower wall, specifically the plumbing wall in a curbless shower using Subway tile. We’ll share how to start, industry standards, and what tools to use.
Supplies we used for this project
Bosch Laser Level — https://amzn.to/2N6PJjG
Laser Level Tripod — https://amzn.to/2EcdxzP
Fein 4-1/2″ Angle Grinder (Standard Switch) — https://amzn.to/2EemMjf
Fein 4-1/2″ Angle Grinder (Paddle Switch) — https://amzn.to/2Ecf7BS
DeWALT XP4 Diamond Blade — https://amzn.to/2N6xBq4
Montolit Diamond Hole Saw (1-3/8″) — https://bit.ly/2Gq3tWt
Montolit STL Diamond Blade — https://bit.ly/2GtoVtC
Sundstrom Silica Dust Respirator — https://amzn.to/2EbWFJo
Step 1 is to determine the layout of the subway tile. Ensure there are no slivers at the ceiling or adjacent walls. Also, determine the layout of the bullnose tile.
Step 2 is to protect the shower pan tile and get all the supplies in the bathroom.
Step 3 is to align a laser level on the starting point and tile one column at a time.
Watch our videos to see how we start the first row of tile and what tools make tiling a shower wall much easier.