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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 09:30 PM
Replies: 43
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Posted By cx
Hope you've cleared that stone plan with your...

Hope you've cleared that stone plan with your cleaning crew.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 09:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 311
Posted By cx
Sounds like it should work, Dave. I presume it...

Sounds like it should work, Dave. I presume it has T&G edges?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 09:17 PM
Replies: 43
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Posted By cx
Eric, it's far more likely that the fur-down is...

Eric, it's far more likely that the fur-down is being supported by the joists than vice-versa. That's joist is not above the wall behind the fur-down, perhaps?

I'm trying to think of ways to fix...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 06:29 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,341
Posted By cx
1. Matt, there is no exterior grade plywood. ...

1. Matt, there is no exterior grade plywood. There are many grades of structural softwood plywood, identified by the quality of the two face veneers, such as AB, BC, CD, etc, and those are usually...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 05:33 PM
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Posted By cx
Depends upon the "caulk." I'd wanna put RedGard...

Depends upon the "caulk." I'd wanna put RedGard over those holes.

Glad your ledgers didn't stick.

My opinion; worth price charged.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 05:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 311
Posted By cx
While that could qualify as a C grade, that split...

While that could qualify as a C grade, that split is a bit wide not to be filled in C grade faces with which I'm familiar. My concern there is that they have the better side up and you actually have...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 04:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 174
Posted By cx
What's the difference between the Ultraflex LHT...

What's the difference between the Ultraflex LHT and the Ultraflex LHT SG, Jason?

Seem to indicate thickness between 3/32nds" and 1/2" and I'm wondering how that works when bonding two layers of a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 04:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 453
Posted By cx
Gotta love them drywall guys. Everything fits! ...

Gotta love them drywall guys. Everything fits! :D
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 03:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 311
Posted By cx
Dave, I agree with Dan that it may well be a...

Dave, I agree with Dan that it may well be a Canada thing. Certainly would be nice if it were a "thing" everywhere.

[Edit] Actually, as I look it up, your CanPly has 12.5 and 19mm sizes listed,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 03:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 140
Posted By cx
Me, too, PC, and it sounds like it's the ceramic...

Me, too, PC, and it sounds like it's the ceramic tile that's being installed over this floor.

Is that the case, Joanna?

And what/where is this "vapor barrier" of which you speak?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-19-2021, 09:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 311
Posted By cx
The method of using plywood for your...

The method of using plywood for your between-joist blocking involves 5 or 6-inch rips of 3/4" plywood that you would glue and screw under the stubs of subflooring you see sticking out from the wall. ...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-19-2021, 09:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 89
Posted By cx
Best if you would post a link to the product...

Best if you would post a link to the product you're using, Bruce, so everyone can be on the same page. I think I found it, but let's be sure, eh?

I've certainly got no problem with a fella saving...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-19-2021, 07:47 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 2,667
Posted By cx
To be quite serious, it might well be easier to...

To be quite serious, it might well be easier to simply remove the mud bed and make another, Mark.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-19-2021, 06:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 140
Posted By cx
Welcome, Joanna. :) If you don't add that...

Welcome, Joanna. :)

If you don't add that geographic location to your User Profile the information will be lost before we leave this page and that location is sometimes very useful.

We can't...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-19-2021, 06:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 161
Posted By cx
Kirk, KerdiBoard is waterproof, as opposed to...

Kirk, KerdiBoard is waterproof, as opposed to CBU, which is not.

The KerdiBoard could, in fact, be used in lieu of a CBU in Justin's case. No qualifiers there. Nothing at all that I can see...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-19-2021, 04:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 227
Posted By cx
Greg, without some photos I'm afraid I'm at a...

Greg, without some photos I'm afraid I'm at a complete loss to visualize what you've got.

You sure quarter-round is going to fit your application? You plan to add depth to the wall portions you...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-19-2021, 04:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 174
Posted By cx
3. There is, Ross, but....... You encounter...

3. There is, Ross, but.......

You encounter the Schluter requirement for mortars used with their products to maintain their warranty. They require an un-modified thinset mortar for tiling over...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-19-2021, 02:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 453
Posted By cx
I'm confused, Rich. Are you removing the tub to...

I'm confused, Rich. Are you removing the tub to build a shower, or are you redoing the surround above the tub? Seems your questions are about two different approaches.

If changing from tub to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-19-2021, 02:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 363
Posted By cx
You'll not find an industry standard method for...

You'll not find an industry standard method for that, Dave, but were it mine and if I wanted to do that I'd likely just bond a piece of CBU in there with construction adhesive. See my warranty...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-19-2021, 11:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 113
Posted By cx
James, the damage to the Kerdi surface when...

James, the damage to the Kerdi surface when removing cured, set tiles does not normally defeat the actual waterproofing, it just renders the ability to set a new tile ineffective. It is sometimes...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-19-2021, 11:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 113
Posted By cx
James, if the tile was properly bonded to the...

James, if the tile was properly bonded to the walls, there is almost zero possibility of removing the tiles without compromising the Kerdi membrane. Once the fleece is pulled off the membrane, a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-19-2021, 11:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 161
Posted By cx
I was not at all commenting on your choice of...

I was not at all commenting on your choice of descriptive, Justin, my point was that if you wanted to do that it was simply your choice.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-19-2021, 11:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 113
Posted By cx
Welcome, James. :) As well he should be. ...

Welcome, James. :)

As well he should be.

You must consider that if he accepts the job he is gonna be responsible for any problems that shower ever has, regardless whether it was something he...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-19-2021, 10:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 161
Posted By cx
It's a "thing" if you want it to be, Justin. No...

It's a "thing" if you want it to be, Justin. No reason it wouldn't work if you wanna pay for it.

My opinion; worth price charged.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-19-2021, 10:45 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 738
Posted By cx
Jason, I would point out that LHT mortars are...

Jason, I would point out that LHT mortars are still thinset mortars, they're just useful at much thicker profiles than other types of thinset mortar.
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