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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-09-2020, 06:25 PM
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Posted By vickyprodify
more questions. Do I need waterproofing...

more questions.

Do I need waterproofing under the tile? I am doing tile rug in the middle with 8 x 47 porcelain tiles. I assume none of the tiles are water proof. Hardie backer under the tile is...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-02-2020, 02:50 PM
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Posted By vickyprodify
Thanks Dan. Appreciate it

Thanks Dan. Appreciate it
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-02-2020, 02:42 PM
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Posted By vickyprodify
Last question hopefully.... should i mortar...

Last question hopefully....

should i mortar down the hardie board or just screw them down to plywood with hardiebacker screws???
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-02-2020, 02:14 PM
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Posted By vickyprodify
If I still have the dip after puting the backer...

If I still have the dip after puting the backer on.. do u suggest

SLC? or just compensate via Thinset mortar??

im using 9" x 47" tiles
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-02-2020, 01:57 PM
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Posted By vickyprodify
Its gradual 1/8 being the deepest.. prob over 3ft...

Its gradual 1/8 being the deepest.. prob over 3ft length.


So i shud put the backer on and then decide?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-02-2020, 01:00 PM
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Posted By vickyprodify
Dan, Your take on the 1/8 dip in the...

Dan,
Your take on the 1/8 dip in the subfloor???

Thanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-02-2020, 12:57 PM
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Views: 3,240
Posted By vickyprodify
lol... im way behind anyone else's remodel... but...

lol... im way behind anyone else's remodel... but thanks for the suggestion.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-02-2020, 12:17 PM
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Views: 3,240
Posted By vickyprodify
I was just worried about getting the right & more...

I was just worried about getting the right & more answer to my latest question.

If thats not a problem with this merge.. then im ok.

If its ok, can we rename the title to 'Dip in new T&G OSB...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-02-2020, 11:51 AM
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Posted By vickyprodify
Cutting Large Format Tile to 2x2 mosaic

Hi All,

i have a conundrum.

I am laying 47" porcelain LFTs for bathroom floor. To tie in shower area look, I want similar looking tile for shower area floor. But its very hard to get the same...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-02-2020, 11:26 AM
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Views: 3,240
Posted By vickyprodify
Did my post merge into one of my older threads???...

Did my post merge into one of my older threads??? Is this normal and happens automatically or is this done by mods to keep threads relevant and minimize new ones?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-02-2020, 10:18 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,240
Posted By vickyprodify
Slight dip in new 3/4 subfloor

Hi All,
I am redoing our master bath with the intent on removing tub and going with curbless shower.

Floor outside shower = 10ft X 5 ft

I had plank subfloor, which i replaced with 3/4 Georgia...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-03-2020, 11:08 PM
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Views: 3,240
Posted By vickyprodify
CX Sorry. Yes Spacing = 14". Unsupported span =...

CX
Sorry. Yes Spacing = 14". Unsupported span = 13 ft.

Current plank subfloor is only 5/8". I am afraid if I use 3\4 instead, I will go over the adjoining wedi board in the shower area.

i...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-03-2020, 10:48 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,240
Posted By vickyprodify
no it wasnt DITRA. It was Dural, but i also have...

no it wasnt DITRA. It was Dural, but i also have DITRA 1/8. I was just using Dural to show that I am off a lil. Both Dural and Ditra are 1/8 thickness
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-30-2020, 02:49 PM
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Views: 3,240
Posted By vickyprodify
Thanks Dan . you are correct. Doing it the right...

Thanks Dan . you are correct. Doing it the right way makes sense.

Your reasoning and to avoid the excess lip, im thinking i should rip out the plank subfloor, put in a 5/8" OSB and use hardiboard...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-28-2020, 04:18 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,240
Posted By vickyprodify
Hi Dan, Makes sense now I do have most...

Hi Dan,
Makes sense now

I do have most of it covered by plywood. final area not yet wanted to make sure before screwing last section of plywood down.

Just out of curiosity... why would a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-26-2020, 01:01 PM
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Views: 3,240
Posted By vickyprodify
Thanks Dan. I only went with Ditra because...

Thanks Dan.

I only went with Ditra because of the plank subfloor and it was recommended that I go with Ditra to isolate movements. Prev, like i had mentioned in the original post, prev tile...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-22-2020, 06:33 AM
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Views: 3,240
Posted By vickyprodify
Hi Dan, I have attached pictures here. Please...

Hi Dan,
I have attached pictures here. Please take a look and let me know.

One of the wedi support person recommended to use some kind of patching compound to smooth over the transition. Not sure...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-17-2020, 11:55 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,240
Posted By vickyprodify
Now that i have to do the ditra, it will not be...

Now that i have to do the ditra, it will not be flush to the wedi shower curbless pan. Is this a problem. There is a 1/8 inch lip (shower below floor).

Can i just do the wedi subliner over the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-27-2020, 05:52 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,240
Posted By vickyprodify
Thanks Appreciate it.

Thanks Appreciate it.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-26-2020, 10:41 AM
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Views: 3,240
Posted By vickyprodify
Hi Dan... Can you explain this a bit more......

Hi Dan...

Can you explain this a bit more... I didnt quite get it..



-- I was going to screw down the exiting 3\4 T&G dimensional lumber into the Joists first... Then put 1\2" ply like u...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-18-2020, 01:01 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,240
Posted By vickyprodify
Hi all thanks for replies and suggestions. I...

Hi all thanks for replies and suggestions.

I have the planks screwed down and countersinked.

I researched this forum and outside.. It looks like 1/2 ply on top of this plank and DITRA membrane...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-05-2020, 09:07 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,240
Posted By vickyprodify
Hi Dan, They are nailed to the Joists. Not...

Hi Dan,
They are nailed to the Joists. Not screwed. Should I screw in-between?

Honestly I am surprised I have not had popping tiles or grouts so far.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-05-2020, 08:04 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,240
Posted By vickyprodify
Wil 1/2 Ply over this plank subfloor and then...

Wil 1/2 Ply over this plank subfloor and then adding DITRA membrane on top help?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-04-2020, 10:11 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,240
Posted By vickyprodify
Subfloor Question

My name is Vignesh. I am remodelling our master bath. This is a 1960 house. I ripped out the existing tile and the cement board. Cement board was only screwed into (no thinset under cementboard) the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-04-2020, 03:16 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,240
Posted By vickyprodify
Wedi board to drywall transition

Hi,
Im remodelling my master bathroom. Went with wedi fundo ligno shower base and wedi boards for the wall.

On the wall opposite the shower, wedi board is not transitioning flush to the drywall....
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