Ceramic Tile Advice Forums - John Bridge Ceramic Tile

Welcome to John Bridge / Tile Your World, the friendliest DIY Forum on the Internet


Advertiser Directory
JohnBridge.com Home
Buy John Bridge's Books

Go Back   Ceramic Tile Advice Forums - John Bridge Ceramic Tile > Search Forums

Sponsors


Showing results 1 to 25 of 29
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: laostirch
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-03-2019, 02:02 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
Hi everyone, Little bit of update here, so...

Hi everyone,

Little bit of update here, so the tiler left the job halfway doing demo the mortar bed on the first day he came back, I just had to recover from whole ordeal and wanted to completely...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-18-2019, 09:35 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
Thank you! :tup2:

Thank you! :tup2:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-18-2019, 09:24 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
Question CX, this is what I want to hear to push myself...

CX, this is what I want to hear to push myself for re-do, thanks CX, will redo with cement board
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-18-2019, 12:30 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
Jim, noted with thanks! I tend to babble, so...

Jim, noted with thanks!

I tend to babble, so let me try to be more precise.

Current situation:
1. 23/32” thick AC grade exterior plywood
2. No roofing felt
3. Metal lath
4. Dampy concrete(...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-17-2019, 11:14 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
I missed plane the joist suggestion part, though...

I missed plane the joist suggestion part, though it’s a very good suggestion, hoping to get some feedback if my alternate plan is okay as well. To sum up, keep the existing work, leave a gap by wall...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-17-2019, 11:08 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
Hi CX, thank you. Current tiny powder room...

Hi CX, thank you.

Current tiny powder room is flat now with leveling, when I asked him about usage of primer prior to self leveling, he swore that he used it, so even tough the floor is not level,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-17-2019, 10:10 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
hi all, Bit of update, my contractor and I...

hi all,

Bit of update, my contractor and I met today and went over the concerns that I have, we agree that he will rip out the tiny powder room watery deck mud/ self leveling and start over, we’ve...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-12-2019, 10:22 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
Thank you Jim, noted! I had a similar experience...

Thank you Jim, noted! I had a similar experience with trenchdrain questions in Houzz forum, everyone is so helpful, I feel like I have an extended family, thank you, all of you!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-12-2019, 09:21 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
Bump to se if my location shows!:cheers: I’ll...

Bump to se if my location shows!:cheers:
I’ll refrain myself from seeking professional for now because my contract with current contractor is still valid, hate to waste anyone’s time!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-12-2019, 08:12 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
Ok, CX, will update it once I get home and stop...

Ok, CX, will update it once I get home and stop by professional link, ( stopping by 7-11, because I need a beer, lol)thank you!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-12-2019, 07:52 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
Justin, I’m in Los Angeles, 90018!

Justin,
I’m in Los Angeles, 90018!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-12-2019, 07:51 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
Jad, this is exactly what has been happening to...

Jad, this is exactly what has been happening to my floor!, because edge joist are pushing down, the other end of joist is up hence I have this pretty noticeable bump on the powder room2 and adjacent...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-12-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
i Kept writing and erasing my posts because it...

i Kept writing and erasing my posts because it becomes venting. Instead, I’ll ask any of you if you guys can recommend tile installer( can I say that?) in Southern California?

Jadnashua,
I went...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-11-2019, 11:25 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
I’m sorry , I think I wasn’t clear of joist, what...

I’m sorry , I think I wasn’t clear of joist, what I meant to say is, the joists are only twice much of bump out length( so say the bump out is 2ft, total added on joists were 4ft) has original...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-11-2019, 11:06 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
Here is SLC, it does require primer

Here is SLC, it does require primer
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-11-2019, 11:04 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
I just happened to check the other powder room...

I just happened to check the other powder room and this is self leveling he used on the other powder room, I’m 90% sure that he didn’t use the primer because I walked around on Sunday when the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-11-2019, 10:27 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
Here some pics

Here some pics
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-11-2019, 10:26 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
Hi, feeling bit defeated now, this old house,...

Hi, feeling bit defeated now, this old house, more you opened up, more surprises! Not in a good way at all:(. I’m not sure if he used the primer, i need to check in with him tomorrow and eve though...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-10-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
Hi guys, So my contractor just left, he put...

Hi guys,

So my contractor just left, he put self leveling on tiny powder room now the floor is even, he also worked on the other powder room with deck mud method, it is deifinirley consistency I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-10-2019, 12:37 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
Thank you everyone, I’m feeling overwhelming...

Thank you everyone, I’m feeling overwhelming support here, thank you. I’ll have a candid talk with my contractor tomorrow and I might show this thread. At least the other powder room, we’ll do it...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-09-2019, 10:10 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
Justin, thank you for your input. I texted him...

Justin, thank you for your input. I texted him letting him know my concern and he replied he’s not done leveling and will put a waterproof membrane,think he was bit annoyed ( we talked about...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-09-2019, 08:00 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
I read through under deck mud section, I know my...

I read through under deck mud section, I know my contractor used metal lath, not sure about roofing felt, he mentioned it when we were still at planning installing cement board. He did tell me that...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-09-2019, 04:33 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
Ok, looks like some reading to do, I’m at work...

Ok, looks like some reading to do, I’m at work now but definitely will done reading by 6pm pacific time, I’ll post any questions if you can swing by tomorrow 9:00am in pacific time, I feel little...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-09-2019, 02:48 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
Thank you Kevin, I’ll check it out, I’m make a...

Thank you Kevin, I’ll check it out, I’m make a trip to Home Depot really early tomorrow morning before my contractor come in, so if anyone else can suggest, please let me know! Thank you so much...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-09-2019, 02:02 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,463
Posted By laostirch
My bad, cement powder, not board, my typo!

My bad, cement powder, not board, my typo!
Showing results 1 to 25 of 29

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:59 AM.


Sponsors

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2018 John Bridge & Associates, LLC