Bathtub woes

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Old 02-05-16, 09:37 AM
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Bathtub woes

Hey all. Hopefully thanks will be offered to a solution.

So here goes. 60" tub. Problem WITH drywal the space is 61". I have a whole inch from one side. The basement was framed when I got it and the framing was 62" apart. So any suggestions as to what to do.

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Old 02-05-16, 11:52 AM
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You need to add furring strips to one wall so that the tub fits the alcove. You then do a small job in the wall itself outside the tub area to set the wallboard back to the original depth. If there is a shower associated with this tub then drywall is not permitted inside the tub/shower alcove area except above the coordinating walls or tile.
 
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