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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-30-2018, 10:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,315
Posted By Elkski
Thanks Lou. I didn't think this was right but...

Thanks Lou. I didn't think this was right but havent had a chance to read about how to install the better bench.

I did just finish the 2 day Schluter part 1 class. If anyone doubts Schluters...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-30-2018, 09:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,315
Posted By Elkski
Going curbless with a ramp and linear drain means...

Going curbless with a ramp and linear drain means I had to extend the end wall out to the end of the 18" ramp. Maybe just a low wall like 28". But then it's only 5 1/2' to the wall behind washer...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-30-2018, 05:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,315
Posted By Elkski
I have decided that I am going to try to...

I have decided that I am going to try to incorporate a linear drain in my shower in the middle and maybe have a ramp curbless entry on one side.
I have learned I need to slope the ceiling 2 inches...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-26-2018, 08:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,315
Posted By Elkski
I guess the kerdi pipe seals must work for steam....

I guess the kerdi pipe seals must work for steam. they call them out for the steam inlet in this video.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z7F0eEnS4BU
It only takes 11 mins to build a big steam...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-24-2018, 05:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,315
Posted By Elkski
The outlets are the same size. It was taken from...

The outlets are the same size. It was taken from a shower. I guess maybe one outlet went to the 4 side heads and was controlled by one valve and the other valve maybe was inline with the shower...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-24-2018, 02:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,315
Posted By Elkski
I just dug all my shower parts from my shed. I...

I just dug all my shower parts from my shed. I salvaged a day spa some years ago.
A nice Grohe temperature control main valve. grohe 0509-51 2 Grohe control valves with extention sleeves, Two...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-24-2018, 12:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,315
Posted By Elkski
Well I ordered a new used better bench adjustable...

Well I ordered a new used better bench adjustable unit off ebay for 127$ TMD. The plan is to go all the way across the back. Need to order a support.
The shower is going to get more attention...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-23-2018, 06:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,315
Posted By Elkski
My pic. Room dimensions are 10' 5" X 11'

My pic. Room dimensions are 10' 5" X 11'
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-23-2018, 06:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,315
Posted By Elkski
Sorry guys... I have been busy... Trying to water...

Sorry guys... I have been busy... Trying to water proof the outside of my house. Again!!:scratch:


I have tried to shft prt scrn but that just toggles my object snap mode on or off? I cant seem...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-17-2018, 12:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,315
Posted By Elkski
I have a bulldog hammer gun so I could have that...

I have a bulldog hammer gun so I could have that drain line exposed in an hour.
I can order any supplies I cant find locally. I will stop by a store today to see what they stock. They were a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-17-2018, 11:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,315
Posted By Elkski
How do I send an autocad picture?

How do I send an autocad picture?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-17-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,315
Posted By Elkski
Steam shower, Schluter or not?

I haven't done any recent tiling and haven't been reading this forum for hours a day like I used to.
I am remodeling a basement to become a 2 bedroom MIL apartment. I have a steam generator and...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-06-2013, 10:09 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 180,145
Posted By Elkski
I have cruised many a website and seen my share...

I have cruised many a website and seen my share of spam. I think the nature of this product has something to do with the "one post wonders." IMHO the posts are to well written to be all spam. I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-03-2013, 03:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,454
Posted By Elkski
Hold out hope for the maple. You cant buy that...

Hold out hope for the maple. You cant buy that kind of character at any price. The great meals that floor has supported.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-02-2013, 09:08 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,454
Posted By Elkski
I cant help but think how nice that 100 year old...

I cant help but think how nice that 100 year old growth maple flooring would look if it was refinished?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-01-2013, 06:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 818
Posted By Elkski
That was pretty poor English CX. I meant to say...

That was pretty poor English CX. I meant to say that I need to solve the ice up of the gutters so it wont drip onto the walkway and I need to improve the overall drainage and elevation of the slab....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-01-2013, 04:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 818
Posted By Elkski
close up

close up
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-01-2013, 04:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 818
Posted By Elkski
pic

pic
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-01-2013, 04:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 818
Posted By Elkski
Tile on cement porch and walkway 4 season climate in Utah.

Ok so a client/friend is wanting me to fix the failing tile on her front walkway. Of course knowing her she pictures that a person can just fix the failing portion?? lol.
I am familiar with this...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-29-2013, 08:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,952
Posted By Elkski
Perhaps you can trade out the ss tiles fir glass...

Perhaps you can trade out the ss tiles fir glass ones on the end cut.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-28-2013, 09:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,952
Posted By Elkski
Need a picture of that mosaic and maybe where you...

Need a picture of that mosaic and maybe where you plan to end it?
Thus might help you get an answer.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-28-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 8,064
Posted By Elkski
What are hotlegs?

What are hotlegs?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-28-2013, 08:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,485
Posted By Elkski
I assume you want to protect from an overflowing...

I assume you want to protect from an overflowing toilet? Wet feet and such will not be and issue for a tile floor over cbu with no redguard. If you want to provide some protection as in delay...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-28-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,459
Posted By Elkski
Most tiles dont absorb much moisture. Terra cotta...

Most tiles dont absorb much moisture. Terra cotta being one exception. Moisture has no effect on size only temperature. If the subfloor is tight then as it absorbs moisture it can tent at the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-28-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 11,507
Posted By Elkski
I say just grout and then caulk what you can. And...

I say just grout and then caulk what you can. And seal the grout but stay away from that remaining tile. Then open the bath for the kids. The last bit will be easy to do and not need full tub...
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