How to Install Backer Board Over Vinyl?

Answer Backer board is a type of cement board often found in areas of the house where there is high moisture. It goes behind ceramic tile in the bathroom to help prevent moisture and water from getting th... Read More »

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How to Install a Cement Backer Board?

Backer board is a rigid panel made of cement and sand, reinforced with fiberglass screen. Backer board is commonly used as a base for laying wall tile over drywall and floor tile over plywood subfl... Read More »

How to Install Hardi Backer Board?

Hardie backer board is made with a cement mixture pressed into a board. This backer board is similar to drywall because it is installed on a wall frame in a similar manner. However, homeowners inst... Read More »

Can you install laminate flooring on top of backer board?

You can go directly over the tile if you can. Unless the tile is loose or you have height issues. You can also remove the tile as you want but you must either scrape the thin set off so the board i... Read More »

How to Install Wall Tile Over Backer Board?

Wall tiles can go over drywall, wet rock, plaster and even wood paneling. But by far the best substrate for wall tile is cement backer board. This is a material that looks, cuts and installs like d... Read More »