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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Today, 11:28 AM
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You can say that again! Best that I can...

You can say that again!

Best that I can think of is to adhere a 1/8 inch piece of Wedi board or Kerdi board over the acrylic and tile over that.

I'm sure better minds will come up with some...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Today, 11:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 129
If you can't determine what kind of joint that it...

If you can't determine what kind of joint that it is you'll have to either start the layout on the joint or just start with full at the hardwood and cut a joint in the tile where the cold joint is.
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Forum: Professionals' Hangout Today, 11:14 AM
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The one piece straps (T2?) are fantastic. I like...

The one piece straps (T2?) are fantastic. I like them way better than the two piece.

They stretch a little more so it feels like you're really tightening the thing up. With the 2-piece, I would...
Forum: The Mud Box 11-26-2020, 10:18 AM
Replies: 8,673
Views: 1,498,585
Couple of memes for your Thanksgiving holiday. ...

Couple of memes for your Thanksgiving holiday.

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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-26-2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 170
Assuming it's a wood-framed subfloor, I think you...

Assuming it's a wood-framed subfloor, I think you could probably screw them together, toe-screw them into the subfloor, and screw them in at both ends.

But doing it the way Kurt talked about...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-26-2020, 10:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 598
I use foam curbs all of the time now. Our typical...

I use foam curbs all of the time now. Our typical install is a shower door hinged on one side with a stationary panel on the other. The stationary panel is installed in a U-channel. The U-channel is...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-26-2020, 09:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 621
The 1/4 inch grout joints will help your cause....

The 1/4 inch grout joints will help your cause. It's hard to say whether or not you should use a leveling system.

FWIW, this thread would be better off as 4 separate threads.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-26-2020, 09:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 93
Thanks for joining the forum and welcome! ...

Thanks for joining the forum and welcome!

There are a few things that need some clarification here:



Why was it unexpected that he used it around the niche? Did you provide him a bullnose...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-26-2020, 09:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 431
Assuming the Home Depot tile is their Restore...

Assuming the Home Depot tile is their Restore line, you might look and see if they have any 4x4 bullnose that are a true 4 inches, like the 4x12's. That gives you some sort of an option for trimming...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-26-2020, 09:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 117
You're supposed to have movement joints every...

You're supposed to have movement joints every 20-25 ft in the field. So it'd be nice to split that 30 ft dimension into two halves.

A movement joint is a grout joint that's filled with silicone...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-26-2020, 09:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,346
The only thing that I can think of is filling it...

The only thing that I can think of is filling it with another product, like concrete, to within 1/2 inch, or so, and then self leveling over it. I don't know if that's more cost friendly or not
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-26-2020, 08:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 76
Welcome to the forum! What I'm confused on is...

Welcome to the forum! What I'm confused on is that you want to heat 27 ft only. Is your question "Do I have to install Ditra Heat Duo membrane over the entire concrete floor if I'm only heating 27...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-26-2020, 08:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 695
For the plug, I use an emergency car tire...

For the plug, I use an emergency car tire inflator. I think the max pressure is 40psi, which someone already stated. However, when you pull the pump off of the inflation tube you lose some air. A lot...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-26-2020, 08:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 189
This forum will ruin those plans in a hurry...

This forum will ruin those plans in a hurry :lol2:

What you could do is frame out your tub so that it's 60 inches and then do something like this photo below with two niches. That way you have a...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 11-26-2020, 08:31 AM
Replies: 233
Views: 81,923
Here's the website...

Here's the website (https://flofx.com/product/pvc-bond-flange-kit/) that might have some information. I believe a UPC code is in the works but not yet approved.

It wasn't until I saw Shawn's...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-24-2020, 09:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 189
This is how it starts :D What does the other...

This is how it starts :D

What does the other wall look like? Is your whole bathroom 62-inches wide or is the other wall a partition wall?

If it's a partition then you could just add two inches...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-24-2020, 08:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 142
So, here's one I did a few years back that is...

So, here's one I did a few years back that is similar, but not as rough, as your situation:

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I used self-leveler on this as it was too thin for drypack mortar. I used these Ditra scraps...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-24-2020, 08:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 236
Old houses are fun, aren't they? :(

Old houses are fun, aren't they? :(
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-24-2020, 08:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 621
You're going to want a continuous rim blade for...

You're going to want a continuous rim blade for your grinder and make sure that you use the guard.

What the plywood helps with, in that video, is that it offers support, for one thing, but also...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-24-2020, 08:03 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,651
There's very little wiggle room in those. You...

There's very little wiggle room in those. You might try dry fitting it and installing the rubber seal just to see if you can get it to work before you get everything installed in there.

I find...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-24-2020, 07:57 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 634
Sill seal ...

Sill seal
(https://www.homedepot.com/p/Owens-Corning-FoamSealR-3-1-2-in-x-50-ft-Multi-Use-Ridged-Sill-Plate-Gasket-1FS/202084452)
If it were me, I would drywall first then do the floor but either...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-23-2020, 09:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 695
It's not evaporation. A pretty reliable way to...

It's not evaporation. A pretty reliable way to tell if water got below that liner is to feel it underneath and see if there is dampness down on the underside of the liner.

If not, re-plug and try...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-23-2020, 09:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 382
Either what Mike posted above or just go pick...

Either what Mike posted above or just go pick yourself up one of the "table saw" style tile saws that are available at the home improvement stores. May as well get an apron while you're at it.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-23-2020, 09:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 614
Durock will have more rigidity so it will fight...

Durock will have more rigidity so it will fight the dipping in and out more so than a foam board would. But both boards will conform to the framing and you don't want to rely on the board to do the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-23-2020, 09:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 269
I think a banding, like Kerdi band, is...

I think a banding, like Kerdi band, is theoretically the best way to handle the tub flange. However, in addition to what Dan mentioned above, I've found the corners to be annoying with banding...
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