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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-07-2021, 10:18 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,156
Posted By Cher69newbie
I will try that with maybe a smaller straight...

I will try that with maybe a smaller straight edge. The room is only about 6x10.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-06-2021, 11:10 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,156
Posted By Cher69newbie
'll be in there sanding and filling then cause I...

'll be in there sanding and filling then cause I can feel uneven bumps. Nothing drastic and I told myself I wasn't doing woodworking so it didn't need to be that smooth. I was almost cringing...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-06-2021, 09:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,156
Posted By Cher69newbie
Exclamation I guess I just don't really have a grasp of the...

I guess I just don't really have a grasp of the difference between flat and level. Also when the floor is good as is it something needs corrected before plywood goes down. Okay they are upside down....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-31-2021, 05:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,156
Posted By Cher69newbie
How do you make the floor flat? I have filled in...

How do you make the floor flat? I have filled in divots and other imperfections. I have a few spots where the subfloor adjacent board is up a little bit from the 1 next to it. Will the plywood take...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-31-2021, 05:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,156
Posted By Cher69newbie
Thanks, I could not find a reason for anyone...

Thanks, I could not find a reason for anyone stating that, but kept running into when looking things up.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-31-2021, 11:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,156
Posted By Cher69newbie
I've been cleaning off the old glue from the...

I've been cleaning off the old glue from the wallboard panels they had put up in the bathroom which covered the bottom half of the walls.
Definitely doing so behind and the left and right where the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-31-2021, 11:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,156
Posted By Cher69newbie
Various articles stated, when putting up fresh...

Various articles stated, when putting up fresh drywall you should wait like 3 weeks before tiling. I just wondered why you need to wait.
Thinking of replacing all the drywall 38 inches up from...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-30-2021, 11:30 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,156
Posted By Cher69newbie
Done!! Black tar gone from floor. We decided to...

Done!! Black tar gone from floor. We decided to replace drywall from 38 inches down to floor. Too much crumbling. That is where the tile on walls will be placed. Putting boxes off floor into...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-28-2021, 10:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,156
Posted By Cher69newbie
Wink Getting closer

I have the 3/4 t&g plywood here. Mostly because they were totally out of the 1/2 inch.i will check it before plywood goes down. I have checked like 6 times for level mostly because I can see it is...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-28-2021, 12:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,156
Posted By Cher69newbie
There are quite a few high points and alot of the...

There are quite a few high points and alot of the edges are low or high. I'd rather not since the floor is level just has valleys and hills. I can see or feel. If course I am so used to feeling wood...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-28-2021, 11:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,156
Posted By Cher69newbie
At what point should I apply leveler? After 3/4...

At what point should I apply leveler? After 3/4 plywood and b4 Ditra? Should I get a particular kind to use with ditra?
Almost there 4 more squares of linoleum, vinyl vinyl tiles and tar to get up....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-28-2021, 11:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 607
Posted By Cher69newbie
He is in nothing but trouble for distracting the ...

He is in nothing but trouble for distracting the guy. Too bad he's an adult. I'd ground him for life. He wasn't in the contract, his name wasn't in there anywhere. Already taking to BBB.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-23-2021, 02:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,156
Posted By Cher69newbie
Progress on getting up black tar layers, and...

Progress on getting up black tar layers, and Purple power seems to be the best so far.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-23-2021, 02:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,156
Posted By Cher69newbie
Sorry, I did see a picture of the present...

Sorry, I did see a picture of the present bathroom so far
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-18-2021, 05:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,156
Posted By Cher69newbie
Deflect sub

Even looking through a cutout that we repaired after the shower tearout the 2 layers were not really noticed by myself and at least 4 other various people doing different work in bath and down there....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-18-2021, 04:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,156
Posted By Cher69newbie
Deflection

Most any residential structures are suitable for accommodating a great deal of weight, Cherie, but you're looking for the design deflection of the joist system under a standard loading (10 psf dead...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-18-2021, 11:03 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,156
Posted By Cher69newbie
Tile

Then will tile with merola attica gris. Almost 17 x 17 tile. No movements, squeaks in floor. I am going down to take measurements today of joists. I did have a contractor over to look when they put...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-18-2021, 10:58 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,156
Posted By Cher69newbie
Subfloor

Sorry, thought I had a picture here of floor.219625
Not sure if I did it correctly. Taking out 3 layers to sub. Long process.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-17-2021, 12:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,156
Posted By Cher69newbie
Ceramic tile prep

I have 1 inch tongue and groove subfloor. What goes on next? 1/2 plywood? Then 1/4 hardie. When do you use leveler if needed?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-13-2021, 04:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 607
Posted By Cher69newbie
At present I have a lot of work to do

Stupid of me I know, but I will pursue that thru the AG and BBB.
I have to finish ripping up 3 layers of flooring. I love the subfloor, it's making me want to look under the bedroom carpet. I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-13-2021, 04:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 607
Posted By Cher69newbie
Correct

I haven't seen the contract or an invoice. I assumed my husband got it or made arrangements. I was also watching an infant and she picked then to wake up.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-12-2021, 10:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 607
Posted By Cher69newbie
Reasonable?

It took 3 days, they said 2 maybe 3. The job as I explained and showed them the parts and room was put in hot/ cold lines on back wall, wall hung toilet drain and water, move vanity lines 6ft to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-11-2021, 12:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 607
Posted By Cher69newbie
Overpricing

$6000 I asked for roughing in for standalone shower/tub. I thought he was installing inwall toilet and switching vanity lines to other side. All they did was play for 2 days with putting together...
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