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Shower Bench Seat Construction

Part 1 of How to Build a Curbed Subway Tile Shower

Shower bench seat construction begins with good framing.

If framed wrong, a shower bench can lead to water leaks.

Here’s the story:

The owner of this shower wanted a bench. But was on a budget. So we decided to customize the construction using 2×4 framing and wedi backer boards.

In a later video we’ll share how to waterproof the bench with wedi backer boards and tile it with subway tiles.

This video is Part 1 of a series of videos showing how to build a curbed subway tile shower. Don’t miss the rest of the videos, especially if you’re remodeling a bathroom.

Let’s dive in.