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Handicap bars in fiberglass shower #7556651 07/15/19 03:18 PM
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I want to put one or two grab bars in the fiberglass shower. I can find the studs above the shower and extend the stud line to the shower wall. So, can I drill through the fiberglass and mount the bars without ruining the integrity of the shower wall?

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Re: Handicap bars in fiberglass shower [Re: Cast] #7556791 07/15/19 05:38 PM
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People do it everyday on ADA showers

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Yes.Seal around the screws with urethane caulk.


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Re: Handicap bars in fiberglass shower [Re: Cast] #7624946 10/06/19 01:08 AM
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Make sure you get the right length bars that reach from stud to stud, depending on centers


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Be careful not to tighten the screws to tight on the fiberglass, May not have backing between the fiberglass and the wall. Just saying.
Some fiberglass units have a void some do not.

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