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I bought me a shiny whirlpool tub , I already ripped out the old tub and fix in to remove the floor, do I want to hook the tub to the bare 2x4 or leave the sheet rock

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To the 2x4's. Then the sheetrock or backerboard gets installed over the tub flange. I usually fur out the walls 3/4" to clear the flange and to keep the walls nice and plumb.

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17 mins ago, Chunkah said:

To the 2x4's. Then the sheetrock or backerboard gets installed over the tub flange. I usually fur out the walls 3/4" to clear the flange and to keep the walls nice and plumb.

That's what I was thinking, just making sure thx

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