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Forum: Professionals' Hangout 10-23-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 417
Posted By Radas
Regardless of brand, you'll still need a niosh...

Regardless of brand, you'll still need a niosh p100 respirator to prevent lung damage because those shrouds don't capture all particles.

Mike's suggestions will work, looks like brand name is a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-15-2019, 07:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 280
Posted By Radas
Morning James, Your best bet is to stick...

Morning James,

Your best bet is to stick with drywall and make sure it is both flat and the walls are plumb so that wall corners and wall to ceiling transitions are easier to set. Also plan...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-09-2019, 05:22 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 29,928
Posted By Radas
Haven't been on here in a while but glad I...

Haven't been on here in a while but glad I checked this thread again. Great job Dan, the entire bathroom turned out nice. I am a fan of the constrast between the walls/floors and soapstone/cabinets....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-13-2019, 08:39 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 13,168
Posted By Radas
You can make a jig or trace out the footprint of...

You can make a jig or trace out the footprint of your 1/2" shower head pipe @ that angle and use a Dremel to shape an escutcheon. Another option is to have one machined for you at a local shop or...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-06-2019, 02:35 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 13,168
Posted By Radas
Bench turned out nice. I'm glad I didn't go with...

Bench turned out nice. I'm glad I didn't go with the better bench, didn't realize you had to tile underneath it too....

I would have lost thousands of dollars on my shower if I was a pro over the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-25-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 9,026
Posted By Radas
I've used a hot glue gun, just don't hold the tip...

I've used a hot glue gun, just don't hold the tip of the gun against the waterproofing membrane for too long. I've also secured with a few dabs of kerdifix.

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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-24-2019, 01:10 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 9,026
Posted By Radas
Looks good to me. Reminds me of the ones in my...

Looks good to me. Reminds me of the ones in my shower, I had to make a few test pieces and wasted a tile or two. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190724/066935f4b77d2e923b39c15deab76534.jpg

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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-24-2019, 01:03 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 6,572
Posted By Radas
+1 for the spectralock. I bought full units and...

+1 for the spectralock. I bought full units and split them up. Really easy to do with a kitchen scale and some disposable cups from the paint store. Took me about 15 minutes to split up two full...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-12-2019, 07:56 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 9,026
Posted By Radas
One vote for dark tile (last picture) with a...

One vote for dark tile (last picture) with a black or color matched PC drain.

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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-12-2019, 06:48 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,724
Posted By Radas
What Kman said. If you find there's sufficient...

What Kman said. If you find there's sufficient mortar under the drain/flange and you cannot pack any more under there, I'd pry the flange up gently with a trowel and put some Kerdifix under the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-11-2019, 07:49 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 6,572
Posted By Radas
Scott that shower is looking great. I like the...

Scott that shower is looking great. I like the low niche and the LFT on the floor. That grout line position won't be noticeable centered to the shower head or following the floor pattern once the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-11-2019, 07:43 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 18,513
Posted By Radas
Mike, hell yeah I'll take it. PM me your paypal...

Mike, hell yeah I'll take it. PM me your paypal address.

Jeff, that's good to know, I prefer a non-aerated stream of water although I hadn't really thought about it until you brought it up :rofl:...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-10-2019, 08:06 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 18,513
Posted By Radas
Mike, we had it narrowed down to these two Delta...

Mike, we had it narrowed down to these two Delta faucets from the same line as the shower trim. Holding off on these since I just shelled out the equivalent of the all-in shower cost on the glass...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-10-2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 13,168
Posted By Radas
Sorry, couldn't help it lol Sent from...

Sorry, couldn't help it lol



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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-10-2019, 06:50 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 18,513
Posted By Radas
Matte black is the way to go IMO, I don't see it...

Matte black is the way to go IMO, I don't see it looking dated anytime soon. Appreciate it Dan but I will say I am envious of the larger shower, wall mounted toilet, and floor heating - I wish the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-09-2019, 07:47 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 9,026
Posted By Radas
Nice work so far, I like the layout and the...

Nice work so far, I like the layout and the choice of tile.

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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-09-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 18,513
Posted By Radas
Thank you Scott - I ordered this rain can...

Thank you Scott - I ordered this rain can randomly while browsing Amazon because it was so cheap (Mrs. Ali and I had a $200+ Delta rain can picked out beforehand) and I figured if it didn't work out...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-08-2019, 06:13 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 18,513
Posted By Radas
Thanks Kelly, that one on the ceiling is about...

Thanks Kelly, that one on the ceiling is about 14" and was $25 on Amazon. Works a hell of a lot better than the Delta. The other 'shower head' is just a hand shower mounted high in case Mrs. Ali...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-08-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 623
Posted By Radas
Tile can definitely be replaced. The sooner it's...

Tile can definitely be replaced. The sooner it's removed, the easier it is to remove. I wouldn't worry too much about your cement board, a section of that can also be replaced if need be.

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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-08-2019, 05:48 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 18,513
Posted By Radas
In 48 hours, a little over a year since closing...

In 48 hours, a little over a year since closing and 7 months after starting the shower project, the first shower can be taken in the master bath.

The glass company did a great job and I was very...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-08-2019, 06:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 623
Posted By Radas
The installer was too lazy to undercut the door...

The installer was too lazy to undercut the door jamb or cut the tile around the door jamb (both pretty easy to do), I would at the very least ask that this tile be replaced. The one with lippage...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-08-2019, 06:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 253
Posted By Radas
Montolit CPV is the only blade I'd recommend for...

Montolit CPV is the only blade I'd recommend for glass. They make a 7" variant and it is sold on tools4flooring and a few other sites. Glass chipping is not always preventable but can be mitigated...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-02-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 371
Views: 29,928
Posted By Radas
Didn't see the response. Bathroom is looking good...

Didn't see the response. Bathroom is looking good - I didn't realize the toilet wall tile was so high, pictures always made it look like a 1/2 wall.

Shower done yet?

I still can't call mine...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-25-2019, 07:47 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 29,928
Posted By Radas
Lolhttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190625/2bae6...

Lolhttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190625/2bae64e88c6963d8e3f4e00f39276698.jpg

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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-20-2019, 05:57 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 13,168
Posted By Radas
Yeah the floor cardboard makes for a nice cutting...

Yeah the floor cardboard makes for a nice cutting template.

I think you're talking about type S mortar to support the drain - not sure if you need a slurry of thinset below it for bonding or if...
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