How Do You Install Hardibacker Board on Cinder Block in a Shower?

Answer Measure the height of the shower wall from floor to ceiling, or the height that the tile will be installed. Purchase, and cut enough 1-by-3-inch boards to install vertically, and spaced 16 inches a... Read More »

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How to Attach a Tile Board to Cinder Block for a White Board?

Tileboard can make a large and nice looking whiteboard for your home or office, while saving money. Choose the tileboard carefully, as not all will work as a dry erase board. Look for a smooth, glo... Read More »

How to Install Sheetrock Over Cinder Block?

Cement or cinder blocks provide sturdy, long-lasting walls. However, in finished home construction, they can give a room an institutional appearance. They also require a large amount of preparation... Read More »

How to Install Crown Molding on Cinder Block Walls?

Since finish nails won't penetrate cinder block, it's necessary to attach a backer board to the block wall before installing crown molding. The crown molding is then nailed to the backer board, whi... Read More »

Can you install tile without using Hardibacker?

You can install tile without using Hardibacker, but only if another material is used in its place. Originally, tile was layed on a composite of metal lathe in cement mud that was prepared on-site.... Read More »