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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-16-2021, 01:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 555
Posted By PC7060
Hi “W” I’d go with 3/8” trims; the 3/8 is...

Hi “W”

I’d go with 3/8” trims; the 3/8 is the size of the outside L so the 5/16 tile will sit inside the L nicely.

Good luck.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-16-2021, 01:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 526
Posted By PC7060
Regarding the splices, I had the unfortunate...

Regarding the splices, I had the unfortunate opportunity to have to use them when an errant contractor nicked two lines going into finished space. Had to use Tyco standard 2 wire splice and the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-11-2021, 07:02 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,250
Posted By PC7060
1/4” concrete backer underlayment. Follow...

1/4” concrete backer underlayment. Follow manufactures instructions; thin-between CBU and subfloor, fastened per schedule.

Good luck with that small hex tile. You setting in sheets or...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-08-2021, 04:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 400
Posted By PC7060
Time to get a Bosch Bulldog SDS rotary hammer. It...

Time to get a Bosch Bulldog SDS rotary hammer. It makes short work out of the small jobs like this. I’ve seen tbe factory reconditioned units sell for $180

I’ve also got a 75lb jack hammer for...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-07-2021, 09:38 PM
Replies: 260
Views: 9,674
Posted By PC7060
Nice, love the detailed work. Very clean.

Nice, love the detailed work. Very clean.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-07-2021, 09:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 312
Posted By PC7060
Hello??

Hello??
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-07-2021, 09:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 400
Posted By PC7060
Hi Jenn / sorry I missed your response. The...

Hi Jenn / sorry I missed your response.

The slopes don’t have to match, it just complicates the tile setting slightly.

Moving a drain is a pretty simple process and cannot fathom how that...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-05-2021, 08:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,626
Posted By PC7060
Drilling in the horizontal surface is fine as...

Drilling in the horizontal surface is fine as long as they do not go through the top granite layer. Glass shops are completely idiotic when it comes to drilling into shower surface. They would never...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-04-2021, 10:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 703
Posted By PC7060
The cabinet shown is 72”. Can do two sink bases...

The cabinet shown is 72”. Can do two sink bases using two 30” base. Really your call either way.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-04-2021, 06:44 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 703
Posted By PC7060
34-1/2” plus countertop / 36” total. Depth is...

34-1/2” plus countertop / 36” total. Depth is 22”. My wife and I both tall so we like the tall counters.

The double sink is between you and your boss. We initially thought about single but ended...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-03-2021, 08:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 193
Posted By PC7060
:tup2:

:tup2:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-03-2021, 06:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 703
Posted By PC7060
What Tonto said, nice showers sell bathrooms. ...

What Tonto said, nice showers sell bathrooms.

Per your question, I’ve include a couple pictures of the shelf over faucet control. That’s an exterior wall so the control is inside the conditioned...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-03-2021, 05:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 703
Posted By PC7060
Lightbulb Ah, the two person shower. The dream of every...

Ah, the two person shower. The dream of every husband and wife. The man for obvious reasons since we are men and not very complicated. The wife, because that extra room makes it so much easier to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-03-2021, 02:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 193
Posted By PC7060
The condition you see is a normal cosmetic...

The condition you see is a normal cosmetic occurrence with marble and is not a indication of leaks in your shower. Learning to live with the “wet” look is best option unless you want to replace with...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-03-2021, 01:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 193
Posted By PC7060
Hi Daniel, welcome to the world of marble in...

Hi Daniel, welcome to the world of marble in showers. Unfortunately, this is a typical situation that occurs due to the porous nature of marble.
Open the chrome browser and search using the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-31-2020, 05:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 400
Posted By PC7060
Hey Jennifer, I recently went through the...

Hey Jennifer,

I recently went through the whole linear drain saga and came to the conclusion it was:
1. crazy expensive relative to standard Schulter or USG drain. ($500-1000 :drool2:)
2. not...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-31-2020, 09:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 176
Posted By PC7060
Sounds like good plan. Don’t forget to undercut...

Sounds like good plan. Don’t forget to undercut door jamb on the side so you can slips tiles under frame.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-31-2020, 07:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 176
Posted By PC7060
Sorry, based on your thread title, I assumed you...

Sorry, based on your thread title, I assumed you wanted to put in a threshold. :)

As smifwal said, typically (best practice), the transition occurs under the door. We can’t see if this is hinged...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-30-2020, 07:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 176
Posted By PC7060
You are right on Harold! You have two options...

You are right on Harold! You have two options for the width of the threshold.

1. Cut your threshold to width to hit the red line to marked to the yellow line you marked edge of the wall. That...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-30-2020, 06:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 312
Posted By PC7060
Add a door stop detail? Something like this...

Add a door stop detail?

Something like this maybe....

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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-30-2020, 06:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 384
Posted By PC7060
Them’s some nice screws, Pedro.

Them’s some nice screws, Pedro.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-30-2020, 06:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 384
Posted By PC7060
As one of the engineers you reference, the word I...

As one of the engineers you reference, the word I would use if someone recommended SDWH screws for this application would be “overkill”. Many would argue my approach with screws and glue is also...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-30-2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 384
Posted By PC7060
I agree that using the proper fastener is...

I agree that using the proper fastener is critical part of any structural work, but your statement that deck screws are not structural is not a accurate. Deck screws such as Deckmate (Home Depot) and...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-30-2020, 03:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 384
Posted By PC7060
While normally I’d concur with the standard 2/3...

While normally I’d concur with the standard 2/3 span rule for sistering, I tend to go with the longest I can work into position with old ungraded wood. A foot or so short is fine. Look for clean...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-29-2020, 11:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 254
Posted By PC7060
Agree - Sorry I missed the 8' length, I was on my...

Agree - Sorry I missed the 8' length, I was on my phone and its easy to stuff on that that small screen.
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