How to Install a Mortar Shower Pan For a Custom Ceramic Tile Shower
By Mark J. Donovan
It is important to slope the mortar layers towards the shower drain so that water drains properly into the drain. In addition, it is important to use an adjustable shower drain assembly when installing a mortar shower pan.
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