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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-12-2020, 10:15 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,680
Posted By condo-owner
when in this room, can you feel the floor...

when in this room, can you feel the floor bouncing(to any degree) when you jump on it ? if you can, go under the floor with a 2 boards, 2x4 would be fine.

wedge them under the floor like an...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-11-2020, 05:09 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,680
Posted By condo-owner
or, you could put in a footing, post, and cross...

or, you could put in a footing, post, and cross beam.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-10-2020, 07:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 651
Posted By condo-owner
easier to clean ?

easier to clean ?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-10-2020, 07:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 341
Posted By condo-owner
cosstl how much space is there between the...

cosstl

how much space is there between the cabinets and the casing ?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-09-2020, 08:20 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,680
Posted By condo-owner
how about a pic of the room ....

how about a pic of the room ....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-09-2020, 02:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 341
Posted By condo-owner
i agree with Gozo. but, when done with the lower,...

i agree with Gozo. but, when done with the lower, you can somehow place some up above and see how you like it.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-09-2020, 01:58 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,680
Posted By condo-owner
yes, most ideally on top of joists. you can put...

yes, most ideally on top of joists. you can put the shims every 6" and make it solid as a rock.

if you decide to go this route, i have a super easy way to make them flat and level.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-09-2020, 11:38 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,680
Posted By condo-owner
old house = nothing level/plumb = i know the...

old house = nothing level/plumb = i know the feeling.

if the 1.75 is even across = rip some 2x = 1/2", 1", 1 1/2", 1 3/4". fasten them down, then plywood.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-09-2020, 10:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 280
Posted By condo-owner
thank you for your replies. here is a pic, the...

thank you for your replies. here is a pic, the color is a little more pronounced, darker, than it really is.

these grout colorants, are they fairly accurate ? as in, the color on the bottle is...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-08-2020, 09:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 280
Posted By condo-owner
about 24hr now. man made

about 24hr now. man made
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-08-2020, 10:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 280
Posted By condo-owner
i just tried to post a pic. but for some reason...

i just tried to post a pic. but for some reason my phone doesn't like me right now.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-08-2020, 10:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 280
Posted By condo-owner
changing grout color ?

hello folks

i just grouted my tile backsplash. i used TEC 620 pearl, on a beige/brown'ish ceramic tile.

the pearl on the box looks beige. on the wall it looks basicly white.
this is not good,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-26-2017, 05:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,144
Posted By condo-owner
subscribing..... i want to see how this ends...

subscribing.....

i want to see how this ends up. interesting. tough.

just a quick thought i would test out(taping or stacking tiles on the BS) = no triming or cutting at all. i did it on my...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-19-2017, 06:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,459
Posted By condo-owner
i just did this (have fun if its porcelain). i...

i just did this (have fun if its porcelain). i used a diamond hole saw just a little larger than the stainless screws. this allows for a little adjustment.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-17-2017, 07:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,266
Posted By condo-owner
why shouldn't mastic be used ?

why shouldn't mastic be used ?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-17-2017, 07:05 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,212
Posted By condo-owner
yeah, i was thinkin that there were 2 camps on...

yeah, i was thinkin that there were 2 camps on that. and i can see both arguments.

btw, it looks a lot better than it does in the pics.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-17-2017, 06:48 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,212
Posted By condo-owner
ok, its nearly done. one question. where the tile...

ok, its nearly done. one question. where the tile overlaps the pan, should i caulk down there ? i am thinking so, but not sure.

now you can see why this thread is "2 shower Jess". right there is 2...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-17-2017, 06:58 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,212
Posted By condo-owner
thats what i was thinking. thanx

thats what i was thinking. thanx
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-17-2017, 04:35 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,212
Posted By condo-owner
i drilled through the wall tiles for the screws...

i drilled through the wall tiles for the screws that will hold the door/wall support moldings on. how do i waterproof these holes ?

thanx
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-16-2017, 06:38 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,336
Posted By condo-owner
the pic with the drill. the lipage looks pretty...

the pic with the drill. the lipage looks pretty bad.

the tile looks nice. hope you post pics when its done.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-14-2017, 07:20 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,212
Posted By condo-owner
thanx pics soon

thanx

pics soon
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-12-2017, 07:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,212
Posted By condo-owner
i was reading another thread. but maybe i...

i was reading another thread. but maybe i misunderstood.

in a tiled wall corner, should that be caulked ? and not grouted ..

i am progressing along. i am not doing the whole back wall, just the...
Forum: The Mud Box 09-10-2017, 05:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,422
Posted By condo-owner
luxury vinyl tiles. engineered hardwood is pretty...

luxury vinyl tiles. engineered hardwood is pretty good also.
Forum: The Mud Box 09-10-2017, 05:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 908
Posted By condo-owner
when i was a kid, and they just came out, on the...

when i was a kid, and they just came out, on the radio anyway, i didn't like them.
thoughout the years they grew on me. now, i really dig their art.

RIP Becker. thanx for all the good tunes...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-05-2017, 06:55 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,212
Posted By condo-owner
it does appear that way, but it is over lapped...

it does appear that way, but it is over lapped properly = from bottom to top, just like shingles. that felt paper, as it is in that pic, would not leak if the shower was used normally.

12x24, the...
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