Laticrete Hydro Ban Shower Niche

Laticrete Hydro Ban Shower Niches
Laticrete Hydro Ban Shower Niche
From $40.08 to $52.38

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Product Description

The LATICRETE Hydro Ban Preformed Shower Niche is a component of the expanded LATICRETE Hydro Ban line of waterproofing products that allow for high quality rapid shower installations. They are constructed of lightweight high-density expanded polystyrene with a waterproof coating and are ready to tile.

Materials needed:Saw or utility knife for cutting substrate layer out of niche location. LATICRETE Hydro Ban Adhesive & Sealant or LATICRETE Hydro Ban and LATICRETE Waterproofing Anti-Fracture Fabric.


  • Lightweight and durable. Easy to transport, handle and adjust during installation.
  • Factory installed, code approved waterproofing meets ANSI A118.10 requirements.
  • Ready to tile!
  • Multiple design options and sizes available adding utility and value to the shower installation.
  • Component of LATICRETE Lifetime Warranty^ Single source responsibility. 
  • Works in conjunction LATICRETE tile and stone installation materials.

^ See DS 230.99 for complete warranty information.


  • Interior and Exterior use.
  • Shower stalls and tub surrounds.
  • Industrial, commercial and residential.
  • Decorative applications in wall


Suitable Substrates

  • Wood or metal studded walls



LATICRETE Hydro Ban Preformed Niche models (inside dimensions)

12"x12" (30 cm x 30 cm) Square
12" x 12" and 12" x 6" (30 cm x 30 cm and 30 cm x 15 cm) Wide Combo
8" x 12" and 8" x 6" (20 cm x 30 cm and 20 cm x 15 cm) Narrow Combo
12" x 20" (30 cm x 51 cm) Mega 8" x 8" (20 cm x 20 cm) Soap

Shelf Life
Factory sealed containers of this product are guaranteed to be of first quality for Five (5) years if stored at temperatures >32°F (0°C) and <110°F (43°C).


  • Adhesives/mastics, mortars and grouts for ceramic tile, pavers, brick and stone are not replacements for waterproofing membranes. When a waterproofing membrane is required, use LATICRETE Hydro Ban.
  • Note: Surfaces must be structurally sound, stable and rigid enough to support ceramic/stone tile, thin brick and similar finishes.
  • Do not expose to rubber solvents or ketones.
  • Must be covered with ceramic tile, stone, finish.



Consult MSDS for more safety information.

  • During cold weather, protect finished work until fully cured.
  • For white and light-colored marbles, use a white LATICRETE Latex Portland Cement Thin Set Mortar.
  • For green and moisture sensitive marble, agglomerates and resin backed tile and stone use LATAPOXY® 300 Adhesive (refer to Data Sheet 633.0).
  • If the waterproof coating on the LATICRETE Hydro Ban Preformed Niche is punctured during installation or from job site construction activity re-coat the punctured area and 2" (50 mm) around the area with two coats of LATICRETE Hydro Ban, follow DS 663.0 and DS 663.5 for full instructio

Product Specifications

SKU: l-niche_
Manufacturer: Laticrete
Warranty: Limited Warranty Upon Manufacturer Inspection

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