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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-11-2019, 06:58 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
Thank you all for the advice. I have some...

Thank you all for the advice.

I have some good new, and unfortunately some bad news.

The good news is, the mud job is finished! But that's about it.

The bad news is, I'm not sure how good...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-08-2019, 10:49 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
Mud Floor Question

Hey all,

I'm going to be embarking on building my first mud floor, think I've got all the stuff I need and did a bunch of research. Hopefully my inner artist prevails and i can mold this into the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-08-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
Thanks guys. Elkski I'm not sure I...

Thanks guys.

Elkski I'm not sure I understand why using my existing glass panels is an issue? The shower dimensions are virtually identical as my old shower where these panels fit perfectly...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-08-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
Finally hit a bit of a milestone and managed to...

Finally hit a bit of a milestone and managed to get all my kerdi board up on the walls! Thank you all for helping me get this far.

I had a brain fart which I usually never have in any kind of DIY,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-07-2019, 06:37 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
Thanks guys, i guess I will do a slope. Do...

Thanks guys, i guess I will do a slope.

Do you all recommend doing the glass myself? I have the panels, i took them off in order to demolish the old shower. Does not seem that difficult, albeit...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-05-2019, 09:02 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
Shower Curb Slope

I'm planning to create a slope on my pre-fab Kerdi curb, then apply the waterproofing to that sloped surface.

For the actual tiling, i'm going to go with a solid piece of marble/granite, so likely...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-03-2019, 02:59 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
Thanks all. I'm also considering a custom...

Thanks all.

I'm also considering a custom shower niche.

I'm doing my shower using Kerdi Boards and the Schluter system generally. For the niche, do i need to do the inside / outside corners...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-28-2019, 07:48 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
I just received my Kerdi curbs and unfortunately...

I just received my Kerdi curbs and unfortunately they are not sloped.

Is there a method folks think is the best to create a small slope? Would doing a thinset slope on top be appropriate? That...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-22-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
Thanks guys, will do. Another question on...

Thanks guys, will do.

Another question on the glass panel install... I will ensure nothing goes through the curb, however, is it okay to drill through the wall at the top of the panel? That's...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-21-2019, 06:29 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
Thanks guys, I will create my own mix, 5:1 ratio,...

Thanks guys, I will create my own mix, 5:1 ratio, seems to be the go to ratio around these parts.

Also, I just finished the insulation in the bathroom and have a bunch of leftover vapour barrier...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-20-2019, 12:37 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
Mud pan

Hi guys,

I have a couple of quick questions on mud pans, hopefully you can point me in the right direction if this has already been discussed:

1. What brand or specific product would you...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-12-2019, 02:37 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
Guys, to the original question on a sloping...

Guys, to the original question on a sloping shower curb, I understand the logic of having the membrane on the curb slope (i.e. make sure the curb is sloped and therefore the membrane is also sloped)....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-11-2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
Thanks for the replies everyone. By way of...

Thanks for the replies everyone.

By way of an update, I'm now well on my way to completing the demolition component of my project. Basically all the walls / tiles have been removed, shower tray...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-08-2019, 01:37 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
Kerdi Waterproofing Membrane

Folks, thanks in advance for your responses.

I'm trying to build a shower utilizing as much Kerdi product as possible. I don't think I'll be able to use the pre-fab tray, because my shower...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-28-2019, 09:37 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
THank you all for the replies. I have now done...

THank you all for the replies. I have now done extensive destruction of the shower to get behind the walls.

As expected, fairly substantial water damage... please see pictures of the exterior wall...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-19-2019, 09:45 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
CX, I am located in Toronto Canada. How...

CX, I am located in Toronto Canada.

How would you recommend fastening the shower glass pane onto the curb without drilling through it?

Also do you think this shower can be saved without a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-19-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
Update: I finally got around to removing the...

Update: I finally got around to removing the glass panes, which weigh a ton and had to be very delicately cut out and removed. Probably something I would leave to a pro next time given the weight and...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-16-2019, 02:35 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
Thanks, but doesn't the weeping hole get filled...

Thanks, but doesn't the weeping hole get filled up once you put the mud bed on top of the liner? I guess the mud allows water to go through, that's the theory?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-16-2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
Mapei aquadefense

Hi all,

As I'm working through re-modeling the master shower in my house, I asked a friend for advice on how best to waterproof. He said that for the base of the shower, he would just apply Mapei...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-13-2019, 07:33 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
Thanks for the advice guys. No getting around...

Thanks for the advice guys. No getting around having to rebuild I don't think.

Realistically, should I even attempt to remove all the wall tiles individually to salvage them and reuse for the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-13-2019, 04:51 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,336
Posted By Johnny22
Leaky Shower Help!

Hi all,

My name is John, new to the forum. I'm looking for some advice, so hoping to provide a few pictures and hopefully that might help illustrate what I'm talking about.

We have a shower...
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