Joining hardibacker sheetrock

Joining sheetrock

Joining hardibacker sheetrock

Sheetrock Guys just for joining the sake of argument, lets say I leave the greenboard in. Re: hardibacker/ durock to drywall joints Whenever tile has to terminate against drywall here is sheetrock the method I use: First I arrange the drywall/ backerboard interface to end 1/ 2- inch away from the edge of the trim tile. Joining hardibacker sheetrock. Measure the thickness sheetrock of the drywall or plaster where the cement board hardibacker will meet it. ( I have screwed it all down etc and I have the hardibacker to go up.

Should I: a) Use something like Redguard over the drywall and then attach the hardibacker b) Just attach the hardibacker over the sheetrock joining drywall? Tile Forum/ Advice Board. For most shower walls the drywall installed in the home during the building joining phase is cut off at the edge of the shower opening, then backer board is installed in place of the drywall in the wet areas. joining Archive] Joining Hardibacker to Greenboard on an Outside Corner? Re: Thinset between drywall & amp; Hardibacker? , add strips of sheetrock wood to the studs so the cement board will be precisely flush with the old wall. Have the drywall overhang the Hardie edge joining tape thinset the joint on. If this dimension is more than 1/ 2 in.

The backer boards are usually around a one- half- inch thick in both cases.

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Hardibacker Over Drywall In Shower For years I' ve installed 1/ 2 hardi over 30lb felt stapled to studs. Last week I spoke to another contractor who uses 1/ 2 drywall over the studs. I picked up Hardibacker in 1/ 2" x 3 x 5 sheets today and the Hardibacker screws from Lowe' s. I' m going to take the suggestions here and run the tile slightly over the hardibacker- greenboard joint so will use fiberglass mesh " tape" and thinset on that joint instead of mud and drywall tape. Mudding between drywall and cement board First time mudding a room. I have a perfect seam between each piece of drywall, but when the drywall hits the cement board for the shower area, I dont know what do to.

joining hardibacker sheetrock

Also there is latex paint on the drywall that is pulling up at the edges. How would you prep the drywall for joining to hardibacker and for tiling? I was thinking put joint compound over torn paper then paint with redguard.