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How to Build a Tub for Dogs

This water-resistant space is a great spot for washing your dog. Use these step-by-step instructions to build one in your house.

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Materials

  • slate tile
  • thinset
  • cement board
  • cement board screws
  • copper pipes and fittings
  • flux
  • solder
  • Teflon tape
  • Teflon paste
  • plywood backer board
  • copper brackets

Tools

  • drill
  • paddle mixer
  • bucket
  • square-notched trowel
  • rubber gloves
  • spacers
  • level
  • pencil
  • T-square
  • utility knife
  • impact driver
  • 2' level
  • jigsaw
  • drill bit
  • torch

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