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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-15-2021, 11:45 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,529
Posted By pls
My wife is visiting them today. I have had about...

My wife is visiting them today. I have had about enough with this supplier. The second sill has a chip in the front so regardless it needs the front edge cleaned up.
Thanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-15-2021, 05:09 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,529
Posted By pls
The quartz countertop and sills for niche and...

The quartz countertop and sills for niche and knee wall were delivered last week and the sills were supposed to be 2cm thick but the knee wall sill was 3cm thick. They redid it and delivered it...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-13-2021, 12:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 200
Posted By pls
We took the supply side of the valve apart and...

We took the supply side of the valve apart and found this. Not sure why such a flow restrictor was in place. Took it out and they now have a shower they can use.
Thanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-13-2021, 07:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 200
Posted By pls
Thanks, we took the water line apart from the...

Thanks, we took the water line apart from the valve to the shower head and there was no restrictor there. We will look on the supply side of the valve today. We also need to see if we can fine a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-12-2021, 08:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 200
Posted By pls
Help with shower panel

I am from Maryland and we are visiting our son for the first time in Houston, TX. They have been in their new house for just over a year. They have a beautiful master bath but the shower is...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-03-2021, 09:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 154
Posted By pls
Yes, I used a Kerdi Drain with integrated bonding...

Yes, I used a Kerdi Drain with integrated bonding flange and then the FFX Grate install kit. It was on a Kerdi shower tray so the normal install.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-03-2021, 07:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 154
Posted By pls
Consider using this drain body. It allows for...

Consider using this drain body. It allows for thinner tile. It worked fine for me but I do not have a lot of experience, just another DIYer
https://flofx.com/product/ffx-grate-install-kit/
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-28-2021, 11:14 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 7,327
Posted By pls
If it was me I would use kerdi band and use a...

If it was me I would use kerdi band and use a large enough patch to be 2in from the cut on all sides.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-20-2021, 02:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,399
Posted By pls
Any chance you want a bucket of the Bone color. ...

Any chance you want a bucket of the Bone color. We planned on using Flexcolor CQ for shower walls. I bought a 10lb bag of ultracolor to see if we like d the color and it was great. Opened the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-20-2021, 08:31 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 5,055
Posted By pls
I also like the spin doctor but only system I...

I also like the spin doctor but only system I have used. I like that I only need one hand to operate and no extra tool to lose track of.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-15-2021, 11:41 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,529
Posted By pls
Just finished grouting the shower floor using...

Just finished grouting the shower floor using Spectralock Pro Premium. It went really well and looks great. It took just over a full unit. I applied it using a normal grout float and went over it...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-12-2021, 10:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 260
Posted By pls
I am getting ready to grout a walk in shower so I...

I am getting ready to grout a walk in shower so I have had to deal with the same issues as you. I spent a lot of time worrying and thinking about the transition. I will give you something else to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-11-2021, 07:37 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,529
Posted By pls
Thanks, that is some very helpful information. ...

Thanks, that is some very helpful information. Shower floor will be Spectralock epoxy so I wanted to use Spectralock 1 on the walls and bathroom floor so I could use the same color.
Phil
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-10-2021, 06:27 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,529
Posted By pls
Can anyone tell me if the application of...

Can anyone tell me if the application of Spectralock 1 is similar to Flexcolor CQ? I have used flexcolor before but would like to use Spectralock 1 for my current project.
Thanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-09-2021, 06:22 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,529
Posted By pls
We ended up flattening the ridges and it worked...

We ended up flattening the ridges and it worked well I think. The owner of the tile store where I get all my Schluter products suggested doing so. We laid a number of rocks individually between the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-07-2021, 10:18 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,529
Posted By pls
River rock install

Is it recommended to flatten the mortar ridges before installing river rock? I will be using a 1/4 x 1/4 trowel. We are going to lay the sheets spaced about 3 in apart and lay individual rocks...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-05-2021, 11:01 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,529
Posted By pls
I am having troubles deciding on grout. The plan...

I am having troubles deciding on grout. The plan is to use the same grout color for walls, shower floor and bathroom floor. Shower floor is flat river rock. Wall and bathroom floor grout lines are...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-04-2021, 10:13 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,529
Posted By pls
Could I have my thread renamed to Master Bath -...

Could I have my thread renamed to Master Bath - pls
Thanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-25-2021, 04:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 273
Posted By pls
I am working on a shower right now using 12x24. I...

I am working on a shower right now using 12x24. I like the look of 1/3 offset and I carry the cut to the next wall. However I will make adjustments. In my case if I would have carried exactly 6 on to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-22-2021, 10:13 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,633
Posted By pls
I was going to tile the knee wall this weekend. ...

I was going to tile the knee wall this weekend. I might have to wait now and order that hook. I really like how that looks.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-18-2021, 05:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 478
Posted By pls
What kind of tile are you using in the shower? ...

What kind of tile are you using in the shower? With most shower tile the mortar bed under the shower tile will be thinner than what is under the rest of the bathroom especially if you are using a 24...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-04-2021, 06:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 955
Posted By pls
If you end up doing the demo work you need to get...

If you end up doing the demo work you need to get something like the Rockwell F50 Oscillating Multi-Tool. I use it to cut through nails to remove 2x4, cut subfloor next to wall etc. I consider it...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-04-2021, 06:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 955
Posted By pls
For me the decision between Kerdi membrane and...

For me the decision between Kerdi membrane and Kerdi board is knowing my limitations. For the membrane you have to be able to trowel on mortar on a fairly large area and get the membrane up before...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-21-2021, 05:55 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,452
Posted By pls
If it helps in post 23 of my hall bath thread are...

If it helps in post 23 of my hall bath thread are some pictures of a Jolly profile I used on an outside corner
https://www.johnbridge.com/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=128600&page=2
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-16-2021, 10:12 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,529
Posted By pls
The attached picture is of a hand shower fixture...

The attached picture is of a hand shower fixture that combines the water inlet and holder. My questions has to do with the installation of the drop ear elbow. Brass fittings seem to have very close...
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