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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-18-2017, 08:51 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,357
Posted By pitterpat
For all who want to cut down a curb. It can be...

For all who want to cut down a curb. It can be done easier and safety with a regular hand saw (what I used) and a serrated knife.


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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-30-2017, 07:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,372
Posted By pitterpat
Thanks folks. For the part of the pan I tear out...

Thanks folks. For the part of the pan I tear out I was planning on it being a mud pan;so it would be a mud pan from the blue line to the linear drain. Then I would patch thee wall with Kerdiboard....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-23-2017, 01:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,372
Posted By pitterpat
I think I can cut the pan out about 9" (blue...

I think I can cut the pan out about 9" (blue line) and chip off the dime round tiles to the orange line. Then replace with a mud pan to butt up to the the blue line area. Cover the mud pan part to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-23-2017, 11:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,372
Posted By pitterpat
Leak in Schluter pan

Leak in Schluter pan.

Before anybody says anything both of these problems were self inflicted because I didn't follow the proper steps! Got arrogant in my skills and now it has come back to bite...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-23-2017, 06:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,372
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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-22-2017, 01:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,697
Posted By pitterpat
I would suggest for the walls to use the Kerdi...

I would suggest for the walls to use the Kerdi panel's; much easier than using Kerdi fabric over drywall......especially if you're a novice. As a novice putting the Kerdi membrane over drywall/cement...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-22-2017, 01:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,372
Posted By pitterpat
New Problem - Leak in Schluter Pan

Ok, I got the tiles replaced but now a new problem, leak in Schluter pan.

Before anybody says anything both of these problems were self inflicted because I didn't follow the proper steps! Got...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-31-2016, 09:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,372
Posted By pitterpat
Thanks. I'll work on it next week when I get...

Thanks. I'll work on it next week when I get back.


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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-31-2016, 04:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,372
Posted By pitterpat
Yes, I'll fix the smaller hole with drywall. The...

Yes, I'll fix the smaller hole with drywall. The larger is for the old timey soap dish.


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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-31-2016, 04:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,372
Posted By pitterpat
Prep remaining tile

In my bathroom remodeling project I had to go backwards to go forward. I had to remove some wall tiles because of bad measuring or bad planning (probably both) on my part. I need to know what to use...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-27-2016, 09:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,608
Posted By pitterpat
Welcome to the forum. I used to be in the trade...

Welcome to the forum. I used to be in the trade exclusively but got mostly out. I do some jobs here and there but work full-time again in Corporate America. If I could do back splashes exclusively I...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-18-2016, 05:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,696
Posted By pitterpat
Since I'm only putting a mud floor 10" of my...

Since I'm only putting a mud floor 10" of my shower bed (under the Better Bench) do I need to put mesh in that part, it won't get any foot traffic. I'm using a cut down Schluter tray for the rest of...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-17-2016, 07:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,620
Posted By pitterpat
Oh yeah, the sent me the wrong drain grate. I...

Oh yeah, the sent me the wrong drain grate. I ordered perforated, Schluter sent me a closed drain. Called Dal and my rep read the order to me before I even told her what kind of drain they sent me,...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-16-2016, 08:50 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 165,492
Posted By pitterpat
What???

What???
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-16-2016, 08:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,696
Posted By pitterpat
I went back to Homers and got another bag of Sand...

I went back to Homers and got another bag of Sand topping mix.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-16-2016, 06:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,696
Posted By pitterpat
Jim, It will be 10" deep ( front to back) by...

Jim,
It will be 10" deep ( front to back) by 36" wide & 2.25" in depth.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-16-2016, 06:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,620
Posted By pitterpat
Got my pan today.....:clap2: Now the fun begins!!

Got my pan today.....:clap2: Now the fun begins!!
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-16-2016, 06:24 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 165,492
Posted By pitterpat
Errrrrrrrrrrrr, I needed this a week ago. I...

Errrrrrrrrrrrr, I needed this a week ago. I didn't search and didn't see it, could have used it. My bad!!!

Nice write-up Paul:tup1:
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-16-2016, 06:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,696
Posted By pitterpat
Thanks Jim. I was going to add that I got 2-...

Thanks Jim.

I was going to add that I got 2- 60# bags of sand topping mix and a 50# bag of play sand. Looks like I'll need to get another bag of sand topping mix.

Thanks again.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-16-2016, 04:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,696
Posted By pitterpat
Mud pan and Better Bench mud formula

I changed things for the shower pan. Using a 55 x 55 Schluter tray and cutting it down to 36 x 55 and doing a mud pan for the other 10" (10 x 36 x 2.25) of this shower pan. I'm also doing a...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-13-2016, 12:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,620
Posted By pitterpat
Thanks Greg, they just have too many steps in the...

Thanks Greg, they just have too many steps in the process.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-13-2016, 12:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,620
Posted By pitterpat
:complain: Look at Trask's post, the timing...

:complain:

Look at Trask's post, the timing of mine shipping is the same as his. It took a week for them to ship it. I called Dal on Wednesday of last week and they didn't ship until Wednesday of...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-12-2016, 05:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,620
Posted By pitterpat
Just talked to my rep at Dal, Schluter just...

Just talked to my rep at Dal, Schluter just shipped it yesterday, should be here Monday.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-11-2016, 10:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,620
Posted By pitterpat
Backed up at Schluter?

Have any of you heard of Schluter being backed up in shipping? I ordered a shower tray and linear drain last week (Wednesday) through Daltile. Checked on it this morning and Schulter hadn't even...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-05-2016, 08:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,112
Posted By pitterpat
I might just cut it on the back of another...

I might just cut it on the back of another tile...not Hardi in the house.
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