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Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-31-2017, 03:23 PM
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Posted By SECBuilders
I have the full MLT system for sale in buy sell...

I have the full MLT system for sale in buy sell trade FYI, getting out of the business. Have hundreds of caps and straps.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 11-14-2013, 04:06 PM
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Posted By SECBuilders
Thanks Mick, saw the email from Sue. Looking...

Thanks Mick, saw the email from Sue. Looking forward to it.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-14-2013, 04:04 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,053
Posted By SECBuilders
Hey, I did back slope the outside of the shower....

Hey, I did back slope the outside of the shower. The bottom fixed panel is also siliconed so there's no real chance of water intrusion on that half either. I also water proofed the floor just in...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-08-2013, 12:37 PM
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Views: 6,053
Posted By SECBuilders
Sorry, I posted that using the tapatalk iphone...

Sorry, I posted that using the tapatalk iphone app.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 11-08-2013, 12:33 PM
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Views: 360,539
Posted By SECBuilders
I don't have the combed bases, that's for sure. ...

I don't have the combed bases, that's for sure. At one point, Mick said he was going to ship me some new ones since I was having problems, but I haven't heard from him (nor admittedly have I...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 11-08-2013, 06:24 AM
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Posted By SECBuilders
Anyone else having a problem with tiles drifting...

Anyone else having a problem with tiles drifting as you tension the strap? Just laid some 12x24's on a bathroom job, and while the leveling was great -- the drift really created some problems. Any...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-08-2013, 06:17 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,053
Posted By SECBuilders
I never did post some finals. Here they are. ...

I never did post some finals. Here they are. Homeowner loved the line drain.
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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-20-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,053
Posted By SECBuilders
Good call. It's 4:30, this isn't good...146525

Good call. It's 4:30, this isn't good...146525
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-20-2013, 08:32 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,053
Posted By SECBuilders
Anyone have any suggestions on how to terminate...

Anyone have any suggestions on how to terminate the deck mud at a doorway with carpet on the other side? I'm floating this floor an inch higher, and the deck mud is going to terminate at a doorway...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-19-2013, 05:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,053
Posted By SECBuilders
Great question. I plan on placing the door right...

Great question. I plan on placing the door right in front of the drain with a fixed panel / door combination. The fixed panel will be siliconed to the tile floor. The only place water can move...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-19-2013, 04:57 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,053
Posted By SECBuilders
I totally agree. In this case, it was foam to...

I totally agree. In this case, it was foam to cement slab -- the drain itself had a little spring to it and it was causing the foam drain pan to bulge a bit. Fixed it after the kerabond set up a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-18-2013, 06:32 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,053
Posted By SECBuilders
Good tip! I ended up using 3/4" OSB to get the...

Good tip! I ended up using 3/4" OSB to get the depth I needed. Worked fine, and flattened things nicely. Should have the stall done tomorrow and I hope to float the floor in the afternoon.

I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-18-2013, 01:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,053
Posted By SECBuilders
I might be stuck with an inch and a quarter with...

I might be stuck with an inch and a quarter with the way the schlueter bonding flange works.

These suckers are hard. No second chances.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-16-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,053
Posted By SECBuilders
Thanks. These line drains can be a pain --...

Thanks. These line drains can be a pain -- you'll want a little wiggle room for when you get to the fine tuning stage. This particular unit is stainless steel and sits on top of the slab (since...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-16-2013, 05:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,053
Posted By SECBuilders
On second thought Joe, would you mind renaming...

On second thought Joe, would you mind renaming the thread to "Kerdi Line Drain Remodel Questions"?

I haven't taken too many photos yet. The attached image is of the concrete pour after plumbing...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-16-2013, 05:53 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,053
Posted By SECBuilders
Hey Joe, No problem. Thanks for the heads...

Hey Joe,

No problem. Thanks for the heads up.

Drywall wouldn't be a bad idea... sure is cheap, and it'll be easy to get in there. Maybe that's the ticket... it won't be exposed to any form of...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-16-2013, 10:49 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,053
Posted By SECBuilders
CX, You got it. I got delayed a week -- had...

CX,

You got it. I got delayed a week -- had to make some extra slab cuts with plumbing issues from whomever originally built the addition.

I thought of the same thing that you're saying -- rip...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-16-2013, 08:25 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,053
Posted By SECBuilders
Is plywood the best way to bring out a Kerdi Board wall 1/2"?

I've got a shower stall that I need to bring in by 1/2" on either side.

The water proofing material will be Kerdi Board, so it seems like using 1/2" plywood might be the easiest way to go -- since...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-25-2013, 10:55 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,053
Posted By SECBuilders
Jim, great point. I am installing a tile with...

Jim, great point. I am installing a tile with high slip resistance.

Rough in is almost done, time to use John Bridge's dry pack formula and raise this floor. I'm planning to set some 3/4"...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-23-2013, 09:42 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,053
Posted By SECBuilders
Height isn't too much of a problem, I don't want...

Height isn't too much of a problem, I don't want to raise it any higher than I have to for transition purposes -- but I think I'll be good.

The floor is 12x24" large format porcelain tile, so...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-23-2013, 08:58 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,053
Posted By SECBuilders
Ok sounds good hank. I was worried the mud bed...

Ok sounds good hank. I was worried the mud bed wouldn't be thick enough.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-23-2013, 08:22 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,053
Posted By SECBuilders
Kerdi Line Drain Remodel Questions

Long time reader, first time poster -- help!

Starting a bathroom job today.

We'll be installing schlueter products, including their linear drain in an entrance to the shower location.

As a...
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