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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 12:31 AM
Replies: 104
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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: 104
Views: 11,549
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: 104
Views: 11,549
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: 104
Views: 11,549
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: 104
Views: 11,549
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: 104
Views: 11,549
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: 104
Views: 11,549
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: 104
Views: 11,549
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: 104
Views: 11,549
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: 104
Views: 11,549
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: 104
Views: 11,549
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: 104
Views: 11,549
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: 104
Views: 11,549
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: 104
Views: 11,549
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: 104
Views: 11,549
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: 104
Views: 11,549
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...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-13-2019, 08:08 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 11,549
Posted By amodoko
Okay thanks for the reply, I guess I will avoid...

Okay thanks for the reply, I guess I will avoid OSB just to be safe if you're not a fan of it. Is this RTD Sheathing Syp from Home Depot okay for cutting down into furring strips?:
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-05-2019, 08:12 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 11,549
Posted By amodoko
Okay thanks CX for that information. I will most...

Okay thanks CX for that information. I will most likely go with plywood then, rather than sistering the studs with more more studs. Is there a preference between OSB vs Plywood? I read that OSB...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-05-2019, 06:37 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 11,549
Posted By amodoko
That's a great idea actually, I'm just not very...

That's a great idea actually, I'm just not very knowledgeable on this stuff so I didn't know what wood was considered structurally acceptable for furring out the walls since I will be adding cement...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-05-2019, 05:32 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 11,549
Posted By amodoko
Sorry for the delay in keeping up with my...

Sorry for the delay in keeping up with my project. Life just gets in the way sometimes. I had gotten sidetracked from this project due to work, and now finally have some more free time and...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-19-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 11,549
Posted By amodoko
Hi CX, I had just read your post but I already...

Hi CX, I had just read your post but I already added the two 22.5 degree DWV joints. It looks a bit amateurish but all I care about is that it functions properly and meets code.

In the end, I'm...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-19-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 11,549
Posted By amodoko
Thanks for the quick reply. Okay, that makes me...

Thanks for the quick reply. Okay, that makes me feel a bit better knowing I can add just 2 more fittings safely even though it isn't ideal. It just will make my life easier to do it that way than...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-19-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 11,549
Posted By amodoko
Thanks CX, I will not fur out the studs and...

Thanks CX, I will not fur out the studs and instead solvent weld the PVC piping then to get the drain to line up as you have suggested.

You had mentioned that I may have missed the point with...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-19-2015, 01:50 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 11,549
Posted By amodoko
Thanks for the reply, much appreciated. I'll go...

Thanks for the reply, much appreciated. I'll go with the RedGard and install the Durock about 1/4 inch above the pan but touching the side of the flange.

Since I messed up a bit when I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-17-2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 11,549
Posted By amodoko
(I wrote too much, but for anyone that may be...

(I wrote too much, but for anyone that may be interested in answering some questions, I just made my questions bold so you can skip everything I wrote and just skim my questions if you're interesting...
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