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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-18-2021, 11:55 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,965
Posted By dannydan
I don't even know what a pan liner is lol. I am...

I don't even know what a pan liner is lol. I am using a remediation company for the demo since there was mold involved. My request was that they tear it down to the studs so the tile contractor would...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-18-2021, 11:33 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,965
Posted By dannydan
Davy, have you seen this pic: 221448 Does...

Davy, have you seen this pic:
221448

Does that tell you anything about whether dry pack was used?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-18-2021, 10:52 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,965
Posted By dannydan
Davy - can you tell from the original photos I...

Davy - can you tell from the original photos I posted if dry pack was used? The tile inspector said the photos confirm it wasn't.
Here's another photo (https://photos.app.goo.gl/Dxp9qWyTuWTUyBqX9)...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-17-2021, 11:41 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,965
Posted By dannydan
Thanks. Last question, I hope. Would you...

Thanks. Last question, I hope. Would you recommend a plumber come in and replace the drain after demo? I'm just thinking what are the odds it wasn't damaged during demo?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-17-2021, 10:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,965
Posted By dannydan
CX, so you also don't think it was the weep...

CX, so you also don't think it was the weep holes?
Just curious, what are some other "options" to why it was leaking?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-17-2021, 09:11 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,965
Posted By dannydan
And the saga continues... Demo started today....

And the saga continues...
Demo started today. Builder rep wanted to prove to me how the tile inspector I hired was wrong and the weep holes weren't plugged.
Here's the video...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-08-2021, 05:44 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,965
Posted By dannydan
Thanks Davy. Yes I think I've learned more than...

Thanks Davy.
Yes I think I've learned more than I wanted to about all the failure points during a shower install, lol.

Reason I want to avoid the hot mop is because it has a nasty smell that...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-08-2021, 05:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 330
Posted By dannydan
Kerdi / Schluter shower build in Orange County, CA

I am kinda desperate right now. If you're interested in everything I've been through, read here (https://www.johnbridge.com/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=131024).

tldr - I am in desperate need of a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-08-2021, 05:22 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,965
Posted By dannydan
Unhappy Hey folks, If you're interested, I had a...

Hey folks,

If you're interested, I had a tile inspector come out. Basically, the slope is incorrect, but also the weep holes were plugged and no dry pack was used, so the shower must be rebuilt....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-01-2021, 02:54 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,965
Posted By dannydan
CX - the contractor is going to come out tomorrow...

CX - the contractor is going to come out tomorrow with the builder rep that hired them and will probably try to put up a facade on how the shower was done correctly and this is a minor issue that is...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-01-2021, 12:41 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,965
Posted By dannydan
If it's coming from the surround, I would be able...

If it's coming from the surround, I would be able to see the water during / after showering right?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-01-2021, 09:50 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,965
Posted By dannydan
Thanks CX. What do you mean by "leak at the...

Thanks CX.
What do you mean by "leak at the surround"? What is the surround and how can that be repaired?
Attaching another photo just so you guys can get the "full picture".

221299
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-01-2021, 12:54 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,965
Posted By dannydan
Angry I guess I shouldn't be surprised that this newly...

I guess I shouldn't be surprised that this newly constructed shower is also leaking...
At least this time in a new location.

221296
221297

You can see the door frame is completely swollen,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-13-2021, 10:11 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,965
Posted By dannydan
Angry Alright, so unfortunately because the builder is...

Alright, so unfortunately because the builder is paying for this repair I didn't get much say in which contractor was selected or what methods / materials were used. The restoration company was...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-22-2021, 08:31 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,965
Posted By dannydan
Can you tear down the walls without re-doing the...

Can you tear down the walls without re-doing the hot mop? The demo guys worked very hard to get it back down to "bare bones".
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-19-2021, 09:32 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,965
Posted By dannydan
I asked the restoration company to use a...

I asked the restoration company to use a different sub contractor.
Do you guys think this work is salvageable? Or do we need to start from square one?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-19-2021, 01:45 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,965
Posted By dannydan
Tile contractor giving me the run around?

Southern California. Shower hot mopped last Wednesday.
Tile contractor doesn't show up for the job on Monday morning as originally scheduled. Finally shows up Tuesday morning at 10:00am. One guy...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-22-2021, 10:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,905
Posted By dannydan
Sorry for going a bit off topic, but is a...

Sorry for going a bit off topic, but is a frameless shower door less less likely to leak than one with a frame?
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-22-2021, 08:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,905
Posted By dannydan
I have a silly question...I'm originally from...

I have a silly question...I'm originally from Israel and I've never seen any of these liners / tar being used in shower construction. They basically just pour cement. Here's a video I found:...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-22-2021, 08:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,905
Posted By dannydan
Is hot mop basically the method where they use...

Is hot mop basically the method where they use tar?
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-19-2021, 08:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,905
Posted By dannydan
JD - that number has been disconnected :(

JD - that number has been disconnected :(
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-17-2021, 11:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,905
Posted By dannydan
Looking for a contractor to do a shower remodel (Orange County, CA)

Well, not really a "remodel" per se. It appears our shower was built incorrectly and probably requires a rebuild. So I'm looking for someone to "do it right" and I was recommended to this forum by...
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