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Framing-in the Bathtub Alcove: Part 1

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Papa Pope was in town visiting last week and we got a huge amount of work done.   One of our projects was altering the floor plan of the bathroom slightly.  Because our bathroom is so small we decided to sacrifice some of the room in the laundry room in order to build an alcove for the bathtub.   Rather than just bumping the whole wall out the full width of the tub we designed an alcove that would give us 7.5′ of headroom, but that would still allow attic access and additional storage from the opposite side of the new alcove in the laundry room.   Read More