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Forum: The Mud Box 08-05-2022, 05:59 PM
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Posted By jgleason
Well, I am getting older so gray hair I guess. ...

Well, I am getting older so gray hair I guess.

The owl - I encountered him on the trail just a couple of days ago. Was walking up a hill and he was perched on a rock right on the trail. I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-05-2022, 05:46 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
Nah, started in Maine, finished that and New...

Nah, started in Maine, finished that and New Hampshire. When I go back on trail I'll start Vermont and continue heading South.
Forum: The Mud Box 08-05-2022, 02:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,783
Posted By jgleason
I have been on the AT since June 20. The hike is...

I have been on the AT since June 20. The hike is going well, I have finished Maine (282 miles) and NH (175 miles). I'm home for a couple of days but will head back out on Sunday. If you are...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-05-2022, 01:46 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
Yep, been a while I know. I have been hiking the...

Yep, been a while I know. I have been hiking the Appalachian Trail since June 20 (started in Maine and headed South). I'm home for a couple of days so I thought I'd post an update.

Before I left...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-05-2022, 06:43 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
Well, the plumber I have been using has bailed...

Well, the plumber I have been using has bailed out. I've got about two weeks to finish up, so I'll be doing the plumbing work myself to get this thing done.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-28-2022, 03:29 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
I do indeed! I wouldn't try handling a panel...

I do indeed! I wouldn't try handling a panel this size without them.

My plumber has gone awol so I have been busy relocating electrical to make room for the two new windows in the bedroom. ...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-27-2022, 10:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
The top will get a bead of clear silicone on the...

The top will get a bead of clear silicone on the inside and outside. No corner clip needed.

I have installed tempered glass panels before. No stairs to contend with but it will be tight...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-27-2022, 08:06 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
The 3/8" thick single glass panel I need has been...

The 3/8" thick single glass panel I need has been ordered. Final dimensions are 48"W x 92-7/16"H. Total cost delivered came in at $896. Not too bad really. I am using Schluter Deco-SG u channel...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-21-2022, 05:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
Just ordered a bunch of Schluter profiles- Jolly...

Just ordered a bunch of Schluter profiles- Jolly for the outside edges of the shower side walls, Deco-SG to set the 3/8" glass shower panel, Finec-SQ for trim around the niche, and ShowerProfile-WS...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-20-2022, 07:18 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
Finally got the shower slope done. Been a while...

Finally got the shower slope done. Been a while since I've done one of these. I liked only needing to slope in one direction to the linear drain!

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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-17-2022, 09:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
Hey PC - yep, at Lowes, plenty in stock here in...

Hey PC - yep, at Lowes, plenty in stock here in NH. This is the hex version we will go with:
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As for the hike: If I don't get the job, I'll stay retired and do the full trail starting...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-15-2022, 09:45 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
Yep, the whole trail. :nod: There is another...

Yep, the whole trail. :nod: There is another possibility though - I have an application in to run another theatre (hard to pass up the opportunity). If that comes through, then I will probably...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-14-2022, 03:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
Had to cancel our floor tile order since it...

Had to cancel our floor tile order since it wasn't going to be shipped until July. I'm trying to get this project done by mid-June, or earlier. We picked out some 12x24 marble porcelain for the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-13-2022, 09:14 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
There is a beam running north/south about a foot...

There is a beam running north/south about a foot to the east of the centerline of the shower area. To the east is 12' to the next support beam. I doubled up on the sisters for the two joists that...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-04-2022, 08:29 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
Thanks Brian! I'll check out your thread.

Thanks Brian! I'll check out your thread.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-04-2022, 08:27 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
That is the look I am going for as well. My...

That is the look I am going for as well. My opening will be wider though in case of mobility challenges in the future. I haven't priced the glass yet but I am sure it won't be cheap.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-04-2022, 06:58 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
Thanks for the great ideas everyone. I ended up...

Thanks for the great ideas everyone. I ended up getting two linear drains from Schluter that can be set end to end to get the full length needed. I like the idea of no glass door. Good thoughts...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-29-2022, 06:28 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
Finally finished up our guest bathroom and nearly...

Finally finished up our guest bathroom and nearly done with the guest bedroom. Next week I'll be able to start on our master bedroom/bathroom project. It'll be fun. Pic is of the guest bathroom,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-31-2022, 09:15 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
Flooring detail. 1" drop over 44" and assuming...

Flooring detail. 1" drop over 44" and assuming thinnest deck mud is 1.5" then it should be 2.5"at the glass panel to begin the slope. With the other flooring in place, the recessed amount is just...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-31-2022, 08:13 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
For clarity - joists are shown in red. There is...

For clarity - joists are shown in red. There is a support beam that runs perpendicular to the joists just about in the middle of the shower.

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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-31-2022, 08:02 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
Smile Thanks John! Yea, a single slope to the long...

Thanks John! Yea, a single slope to the long side (south on the drawing) made the most sense to me. Only one showerhead but that entry is a bit close so really needs to slope as well.

Looks like...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-31-2022, 07:57 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
Thanks cx! I originally thought I would locate...

Thanks cx! I originally thought I would locate the linear drain on the east end but worried about slope from west to east and how to account for that with my glass panel. We haven't picked out the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-31-2022, 07:00 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,667
Posted By jgleason
Joe's Curbless Shower

Finally getting to the end of our home renovations. We are planning a curbless shower in the master bathroom with a linear drain. Not planning on an entry door to the shower, just a floor to...
Forum: The Mud Box 12-21-2021, 08:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,783
Posted By jgleason
Kurt - Yup, tent camp (plenty of shelters too)...

Kurt - Yup, tent camp (plenty of shelters too) along the trail. Resupply in towns along the way, some are right on the trail, others you get to by hitching or grabbing a shuttle into town. I plan...
Forum: The Mud Box 12-19-2021, 07:20 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,783
Posted By jgleason
Thanks all. Heh...Greg - yep, not having to work...

Thanks all. Heh...Greg - yep, not having to work is a good thing. My better half is still working...I mean someone needs to pick up the health insurance. ;)

As for the Trail, I like a challenge...
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