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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-13-2019, 10:15 PM
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Posted By richk91
Update: I got rid of the prefab fiberglass...

Update: I got rid of the prefab fiberglass shower pan and going back to using a solid pan like an Onyx. It cost a lot more, but will perform longer than I will be living.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-13-2019, 10:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 369
Posted By richk91
Seams opening up, not good. And Michal says not...

Seams opening up, not good. And Michal says not in the bathroom. Well, maybe I might have to do a porcelain tile floor for this bathroom also to be safe. It has been several years since my last...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-13-2019, 09:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 463
Posted By richk91
Thanks all for the feed back. Left to...

Thanks all for the feed back. Left to right...hmm...now something to think about again while I have my head on the pillow tonight lol. I'll just do another dry fit and go with my got feelings...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-13-2019, 03:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 369
Posted By richk91
Any Thoughts on Waterproof Vinyl Planks?

Has anyone installed any of the waterproof vinyl wood looking planks such as LifeProof, SmartCore, Nucore, etc? They claim it is waterproof, but what about the seams? The stuff looks nice, easy to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-13-2019, 03:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 463
Posted By richk91
Well, apparently the question I posted is very...

Well, apparently the question I posted is very subjective. It has been suggested from a few tilers, that it would look much better running the length of the tile with the width of the counter. So...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-11-2019, 07:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 463
Posted By richk91
Seeking Advice on Direction to Run Tile for Countertop

I have a countertop that is over 120 inches long. Initially, I was going to install a monolithic slab but the piece is too long to get upstairs; therefore, I have decided to do a tile countertop. ...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-25-2019, 08:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 394
Posted By richk91
Leveling Substrate for Prefab Shower Tray (Pan)?

Hello,

First of all, I’m not sure if this question belongs on this forum, my apologies if it does not.

I have a prefabricated fiberglass shower tray (pan) with an acrylic coating. My floor is...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-25-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,917
Posted By richk91
ok, thanks

ok, thanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-22-2019, 08:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,917
Posted By richk91
Thank you CX. I'm making a big deal out of...

Thank you CX. I'm making a big deal out of nothing apparently lol (newbie)...but just wanted to be safe because of the expense of the tiles and wanting to do things correctly.

Great site and I'm...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-22-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,917
Posted By richk91
CX, Maybe the front part yes, but that area...

CX,

Maybe the front part yes, but that area is in good shape. The sides and back are about 5" inches wide so it would be very difficult to walk on. I'm still going to level the best I can. I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-22-2019, 03:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,917
Posted By richk91
Thanks Holden, It's amazing on all the...

Thanks Holden,

It's amazing on all the recommended fixes being proposed. I went out and talked to a tile contractor and he stated his company use Henry's skimcoat to repair mortar damages. I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-22-2019, 12:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,917
Posted By richk91
Follow-up: While flatting the existing thinset...

Follow-up: While flatting the existing thinset near the back of the tub, I came across two potholes, the largest being approximate 1" X 2" X 3/8" deep. In addition, there are several minor potholes. ...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-21-2019, 06:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,917
Posted By richk91
CX & Holden: That's good news! I really...

CX & Holden:


That's good news! I really appreciate the both of you taking the time to read and comment on the post. I'm going to sleep well tonight, lol. Have a good evening!

rich
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-21-2019, 03:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,917
Posted By richk91
Thanks for the fast response CX! I attached a...

Thanks for the fast response CX! I attached a few photos for clarification on the use of mortar terminology. I really would not feel comfortable taking out the mud deck(?). I use to rely on my dad...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-21-2019, 02:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,917
Posted By richk91
Do I Really Need to Remove Existing Thinset Sitting on Mortar?

Hello All,

I took out the tile that was sitting on the top deck surrounding a roman tub. Exposed surface now is mortar with thinset on top. I was thinking I could leave the existing thinset in...
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