Tile a Barrier-Free Bathroom
How to create a roll-in shower
Master tile setter Tom Meehan combines a time-tested mortar base with a modern waterproofing membrane and a linear drain to create an easy-access shower.
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At age ten, Tom Meehan got his first taste of tile work, mixing mud for his father, a professional tile man. Almost fifty years later, Tom himself is now a master of tile. Tom and his wife Lane are co-owners of Cape Cod Tile Works in Harwich, Massachusetts. The couple co-wrote a book for Taunton Press in 2005, Working with Tile. Tom has written on all things tile-related for Fine Homebuilding since 1991.