How do you use bath panel clips?

Find the clips that came with your paneling. Place a clip underneath the tub’s upper edge with the opening of the clip facing out, putting the flat side of the clip up against the underside of the tub edge. Hold the clip in place, and then drill a screw into the clip’s hole to attach it to the tub.

Do you tile up to a bath panel?

If it’s a free standing bath ( no bath panel) then you tile before installing bath. If not and it’s got bath panels the instal bath, tile around bath and into space underneath.

How do you fill a gap between a bath panel and a wall?

If you have tile on the wall adjoining the tub, select a caulk that matches the color of the grout. If your gap is smaller than 1/8 inch in width, use regular caulk; fill gaps larger than 1/8 inch with a sanded caulk. Make sure the gap is clean and dry, then squeeze a thin, even bead of caulk into the space.

How do you secure a bath panel?

Place your panel against the wall and mark where it meets. Then, remove the panel and take a batten and line it up on the edge of your mark underneath the bath rim. Using adhesive or screws, attach it to the wall. You will need to do this for each point where your panel meets the wall.

Do you install a bath before or after tiling?

Baths and/or shower trays are installed at 1st fix stage as they need to be fitted prior to the commencement of tiling. This is essential to get professional watertight seals, as water ingress resulting from doing things in the wrong order can cause massive problems later on.

How do you fill a large gap between tile and wall?

Answer: A single bead of caulk can fill a gap of ¼ inch. If the gap is greater than that, then simply apply to the deeper areas. Then, wait for your caulk to dry. Next, apply another layer of caulk.

How do you plan a bath panel tiling?

Tile the room first, this will allow you to plan the bath panel tiling accurately by lining the bath panel tiles up with the wall.

What are bath panel clips and how do they work?

When you purchase a bath panel, it should always be accompanied by a set of bath panel clips or an alternative way of securing the bath panel. These clips are installed under the lip of the bathtub, where you will be pushing the panel into place later.

How do you attach a bath panel to a bathtub?

Place one of the bath panel clips underneath the lip of the bathtub. The opening of the clip should be facing outwards, with the flat side of the clip against the underside of the tub’s edge. Once the clip is in place, hold it there and use a drill to fully affix the clip to the bathtub.

How do you tile behind a bathtub?

If you will need a small slip of tile then you may prefer to have a part tile near the bath lip or at the top of your tiled area. Adjust the vertical layout accordingly. Next, measure the width of the back wall, bisect the width and draw a vertical line down the wall behind the bath.