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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-19-2020, 02:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 120
Looks like it's this one here? The glass...

Looks like it's this one here?


The glass should be carried by the cross bar with a gap at the bottom above the curb. You'll have to mount a bracket on there to guide the glass and the door will...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-19-2020, 02:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 411
For flattening your walls, you can use a planer...

For flattening your walls, you can use a planer to trim down the high spots and you can fur out the studs that are really far back and use these drywall shims...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-19-2020, 02:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 224
You might try some tile spacers to keep the gaps...

You might try some tile spacers to keep the gaps consistent. But layout lines on your floor are essential.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-19-2020, 02:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 148
Welcome to trying to mix in other manufacturer's...

Welcome to trying to mix in other manufacturer's products with the Kerdi system.

Schluter wants you to use unmodified mortar for their products. Most other manufacturer's, including KBRS, are OK...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-19-2020, 01:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 352
Yes to post 7. I almost suggested that when I saw...

Yes to post 7. I almost suggested that when I saw this thread first pop up.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-19-2020, 01:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 148
Bumping this because the question in #4 hasn't...

Bumping this because the question in #4 hasn't been answered yet
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-19-2020, 01:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Thanks for following up with this.

Thanks for following up with this.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-15-2020, 08:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 844
I would assume that 9-inch tile with black...

I would assume that 9-inch tile with black adhesive contains asbestos unless proven that it doesn't.

These are always tricky situations. A slab floor that is that big will not be flat enough to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-15-2020, 08:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 411
Can you shove the tub all the way over to the...

Can you shove the tub all the way over to the window wall on the right? If so, you might have a fighting chance at getting that wall to flush out with the drywall.

For the other two walls, at...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-15-2020, 08:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 284
Flexcolor CQ isn't a cementitious grout so the...

Flexcolor CQ isn't a cementitious grout so the sealer isn't going to do anything productive.
Forum: The Mud Box 09-15-2020, 08:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 215
I'm thinking Jerry is about right on his figures....

I'm thinking Jerry is about right on his figures. Two bags should do it
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-12-2020, 11:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 147
I agree with John. Sanded is the way to go. The...

I agree with John. Sanded is the way to go. The unsanded will shrink up badly.

The reason that the lower half has more wear is because that's what gets most of the water. But it could be that...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-12-2020, 10:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 122
Peel it off. That stuff usually comes off pretty...

Peel it off. That stuff usually comes off pretty easily.
Forum: The Mud Box 09-10-2020, 09:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 192
I like the Stabilas and this tub kit...

I like the Stabilas and this tub kit (https://www.stonetooling.com/32-58-Stabila-Type-196-Levels-w-Free-Hard-Case-p/95.00082.htm) is probably the ones that I use most of the time. But I don't hang...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-10-2020, 09:33 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,342
Schluter's modified mortars are different than...

Schluter's modified mortars are different than everyone else's because they're "specifically designed" for their products. ;)

Kevin, perhaps you need a refill on your orange Koolaid? :D
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-07-2020, 08:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 287
That's a good point about them heating up at two...

That's a good point about them heating up at two different rates. The other thing is that a wire/uncoupling system is usually preferred for the floors these days but inside the mud bed of the shower...
Forum: The Mud Box 09-05-2020, 03:09 PM
Replies: 8,658
Views: 1,466,088
Some guy down in Australia had a backward facing...

Some guy down in Australia had a backward facing cam on a motorcycle and captured this shot

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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-05-2020, 02:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 285
Thanks for posting this! :tup2:

Thanks for posting this! :tup2:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-01-2020, 09:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 654
The best trick I've found for Flexcolor CQ and...

The best trick I've found for Flexcolor CQ and Fusion Pro grout is to use a micro fiber cloth and use that for the final wash.

What I do is work out of two buckets. The sponge is in one bucket and...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-01-2020, 09:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 305
A few questions and this will help diagnose the...

A few questions and this will help diagnose the issue:


Does water sit in the pan anywhere and not drain?

If you spray a mild cleaner on the dark spots does it come off?

If you were to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-01-2020, 09:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 315
So, here's what I think you have: ...

So, here's what I think you have:

vinyl>luan>more vinyl>particle board underlayment>OSB subfloor (or plywood)

Keep in mind, particle board and OSB are two different products. Particle board...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-31-2020, 02:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 284
Yes, Flexcolor is non-cementitious and is similar...

Yes, Flexcolor is non-cementitious and is similar to Fusion which you've already mentioned that you are familiar with.

Epoxies can yellow with UV light and sometimes they aren't flexible enough...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-31-2020, 02:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 222
I think it should be fixed prior to tiling....

I think it should be fixed prior to tiling. However, you don't want to fix it with the 4:1. I'm thinking something like Ardex Feather Finish might be your best bet in that scenario but I don't...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-31-2020, 02:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 190
I'm not sure what the options are as far as going...

I'm not sure what the options are as far as going over the tile. The fiberglass surrounds usually come in 3 or 4 piece sets but those might go over backerboard.

There's always bath fitter but...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-31-2020, 02:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 654
Looks really good, Larry! If I'd seen this...

Looks really good, Larry! If I'd seen this earlier I'd have mentioned to pass on the grout bucket but maybe it was useful? :shrug:
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