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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-14-2020, 01:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 814
Posted By amodoko
That makes sense. I will show pictures once I...

That makes sense. I will show pictures once I think I have prepped the surface enough. Might try a belt sander on the surface for mechanical abrasion since I already have one, but if that doesn't...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-12-2020, 08:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 814
Posted By amodoko
Thanks for the clarification CX. Yes, the tiled...

Thanks for the clarification CX. Yes, the tiled floor in the kitchen has held up wonderfully so I would think this one should be no different. I think what I'll end up doing is just finish scraping...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-11-2020, 08:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 814
Posted By amodoko
It is definitely very hard material, can only...

It is definitely very hard material, can only break it with a sledgehammer or a rotary hammer drill. I just figured it was concrete. If it helps at all, the kitchen floor in my condo is tiled so I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-11-2020, 11:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 814
Posted By amodoko
Yes sir! You are correct. Two story condo it...

Yes sir! You are correct. Two story condo it is:)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-10-2020, 10:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 814
Posted By amodoko
Thanks guys! Much appreciated for the responses....

Thanks guys! Much appreciated for the responses. I figured I would have to scrape it off from what I had already read on this forum, but wanted to ask since I had gotten some conflicting...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-10-2020, 08:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 814
Posted By amodoko
Another "Can I Tile Over Vinyl/Linoleum" Question

Got a small bathroom that I would like to change the floors in. The floors are really old and I believe the floors are rolled vinyl that is glued down to a concrete subfloor, but I'm not sure how to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-08-2019, 02:33 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
Oh wow, I'm surprised those pressure joints...

Oh wow, I'm surprised those pressure joints lasted so long with just primer on them and no glue. That's just incredible.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-07-2019, 11:30 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
That's good to know CX. I had read an article on...

That's good to know CX. I had read an article on it a few weeks ago where someone did an actual study on it measuring the effect of purple primer on joint strength and his study showed that primer...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-06-2019, 10:54 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
Yes, that purple primer stains everything. I got...

Yes, that purple primer stains everything. I got it all over my clothes and it has never come out, hahaha. I had also heard arguments that the primer even weakens the joint slightly. But I made...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-05-2019, 12:31 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
Oh sure, no prob. Here is a picture where you...

Oh sure, no prob. Here is a picture where you can see the old trap in the upper left corner of the photo (that was the one I removed and replaced), but you can see some of the other piping that it...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-04-2019, 02:11 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
Thanks Mike! And Tool Guy, if you would like more...

Thanks Mike! And Tool Guy, if you would like more pictures of the old project to see if I did it correctly, here are a few close-ups that I've attached below. Just want to make sure I at least did...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-03-2019, 10:29 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
Thanks for the response CX, alright I guess just...

Thanks for the response CX, alright I guess just for my sanity I'll redo the PVC plumbing. I'm a bit OCD about this stuff so I don't mind that much anymore as I've thought about it. I went ahead...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-03-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
Ok, well that does make me feel less concerned...

Ok, well that does make me feel less concerned about it. I was just worried that it would give my family inspection problems when they try to sell their condo in the future. That it would somehow...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-03-2019, 04:01 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
CX, when you have any spare time, would you be...

CX, when you have any spare time, would you be able to comment on my current dilemma as well? Just curious what your thoughts are too.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-03-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
That tool is so cool! I had no idea those...

That tool is so cool! I had no idea those existed. Yes! Thanks for that! If I do redo the piping, that at least gives me the possibility to not touch the drain assembly. If I do redo the piping,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-03-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
I wish I could not touch the drain and just fix...

I wish I could not touch the drain and just fix all the piping below, but I honestly think after cutting out the 22's that are attached to the PVC pipe from below, there won't actually be enough...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-03-2019, 02:50 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
Thanks for the reply. I do have access from...

Thanks for the reply. I do have access from underneath fortunately, it's a bit messy of an area, but yes I can access the crawl space. And fortunately I have not tiled yet or done the walls. Just...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-03-2019, 02:37 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
Yes, I believe I used Schedule 40 PVC fittings...

Yes, I believe I used Schedule 40 PVC fittings for the 45 degree elbows and DWV fittings for the 22.5 degree elbows. I initially thought DWV and Schedule 40 were all okay to use together in a DWV...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-03-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
I think I may have to redo the PVC plumbing from...

I think I may have to redo the PVC plumbing from underground to the shower pan. As I was learning a bit about plumbing I realized I may have made a big error earlier on. From my previous posts,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-26-2019, 05:15 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
Okay, gotcha, thanks again for the clarification

Okay, gotcha, thanks again for the clarification
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-25-2019, 11:48 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
Thanks again CX, much appreciated. I will go...

Thanks again CX, much appreciated. I will go ahead and get the inflatable drain plug you recommended. I think I found it here:
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-25-2019, 02:46 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
Was searching the forums about leak testing a...

Was searching the forums about leak testing a pre-made shower pan and mostly found information on mud shower pans with tile/etc. I have a one piece vikrell shower base. Just got a few simple...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-13-2019, 10:41 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
Okay perfect, thanks CX, I'll get the Loctite PL...

Okay perfect, thanks CX, I'll get the Loctite PL Premium Polyurethane Construction adhesive instead then. Appreciate the suggestion!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-13-2019, 09:35 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
Thanks so much, I'll go ahead and get that BC...

Thanks so much, I'll go ahead and get that BC graded plywood then. Once cut into furring strips, I'll attach the furring strips with Liquid Nails Heavy Duty Construction Adhesive to the existing...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-13-2019, 08:30 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,985
Posted By amodoko
Thanks CX, I want decent material so I'll avoid...

Thanks CX, I want decent material so I'll avoid that CD grade plywood. I'll sleep better at night knowing that all the heavy tile and cement board I'll eventually attach to the walls isn't attached...
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