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Rsmith99
Install new acrylic tub

I am installing a new acrylic tub to replace an old one. The tub is on a slab floor.

Should I use something under the tub? (Foam, thinset, etc...)

I know I need plumbers putty around the drain, but do I use Teflon tape or pipe dope or anything on the threads of the drain in the bottom of the tub where it connects to the PVC drain line?

Re: Install new acrylic tub

You don't really need anything but tephlon tape never hurts.

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