Installation Tools

Here is a list of most of the items you will need to do a normal shower install. Not all will apply and some may need more items. Please refer to the install guides for all items as well as the needs for your install. Open PDF here and save it for future reference.

TOOLS AND SUPPLIES YOU MAY NEED TO INSTALL YOUR SHOWER o 1/2" CEMENT BOARD(for some installs you may need 6 mil. water/vapor barrier plastic sheeting) o 100% RTV SILICONE WITH CAULKING GUN o GROUT (powdered non-sanded with additive for adhesion or pre-mixed non-sanded) o PENCIL OR MARKER o HAMMER o DRILL WITH 3/16" & 1/2" DRILL BITS o LEVEL o PHILLIPS HEADSCREWDRIVER or PHILLIPS DRILL BIT o HANDHELD MAKITA GRINDER WITH 4" TILE BLADES (Diamond Tip recommended) o UTILITY KNIFE o 3/4" HOLE SAW o MEASURING TAPE o ADJUSTABLE WRENCH o SPONGE o GROUT FLOAT & BUCKET o 1/8” PLASTIC TILE SPACERS o SHEET ROCK SCREWS o NAILS o 3" SCREWS o WOODSHIMS o 60 GRIT SANDPAPER o DROP CLOTH OR PLASTIC SHEETING o 3” SCREWS o CIRCULAR SAW o BRACES TO SECURE WALL PANELS o CLEAN CLOTHS