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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-29-2020, 10:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,299
Posted By s5rx7440
It was just a general question to get...

It was just a general question to get conversation started regarding sealing all 6 sides of the tile and under what circumstances did they do it. I would think some would be for it others would think...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-28-2020, 04:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,299
Posted By s5rx7440
Unsure why this thread was moved here? Has...

Unsure why this thread was moved here? Has nothing to do with already installed Marble. It's no wonder the search function produces the results that it does. Pile poler opposite threads together...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-28-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,299
Posted By s5rx7440
Sealing Marble before install

Do some of you guys seal all 6 sides of Marble before install?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-20-2020, 10:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,315
Posted By s5rx7440
I incorporated Led's in my Niches. Piece of...

I incorporated Led's in my Niches. Piece of aluminum channel (some refer to it as C channel and some refer to it as U channel). Purchase a cheap Roll of water proof sticky back LEDs. Viola.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-09-2020, 07:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,299
Posted By s5rx7440
I grabbed Flexcolor CQ in Frost and Silver. I...

I grabbed Flexcolor CQ in Frost and Silver. I feel silver may be to dark. Will see.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-24-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,299
Posted By s5rx7440
Ryan, what would you recommend and the reason for...

Ryan, what would you recommend and the reason for veering away from fusion?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-23-2019, 08:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,299
Posted By s5rx7440
Plan is to use the closet as the test bed.

Plan is to use the closet as the test bed.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-21-2019, 08:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,299
Posted By s5rx7440
Basically white.

Basically white.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-20-2019, 10:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,299
Posted By s5rx7440
Proper grout for marble

My wrapping up my shower project and ready to grout. I have read threads back to 2001. Surley things have changed since then and there are more modern/better products. My initial go to was fusion...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-15-2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,841
Posted By s5rx7440
No, a shower tower is not part of my project. A...

No, a shower tower is not part of my project. A floating bench also has nothing to do with a ceiling gap. Combining threads that are unrelated makes it hard to search for things. This is not my build...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-15-2019, 11:43 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,841
Posted By s5rx7440
Tile to ceiling gap

Searched, read all 6 pages back to 2002. There was a post made in 2006/7 regarding this that resulted in sufficient ideas.

The point where the tile meets the ceiling. What is everyone doing for...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-20-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,841
Posted By s5rx7440
Dan- I threw the bench up with 3 screws in it and...

Dan- I threw the bench up with 3 screws in it and stood in it. There where no rods in it at the time. I screwed both rods in without the bench and I could stand on 1 rod with no wall deflection and...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-19-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,841
Posted By s5rx7440
The other day I finished the bench support. I am...

The other day I finished the bench support. I am going to add a lip on the open end perpendicular to the back wall so it can hold mud like the front and be tiled.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-14-2019, 09:48 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,841
Posted By s5rx7440
Yesterday I had a chance to go over the shower...

Yesterday I had a chance to go over the shower bench. The 1st thing I done was modify the width. I wanted the unit shorter than the minimum width adjustment so I cut it down. I then proceed to weld...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-08-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,841
Posted By s5rx7440
Purchased a better bench. Reasons why: -...

Purchased a better bench.

Reasons why:
- seems to have decent personal reviews
- it was only $130.00. I would have $30 in material plus time to replicate it in the same material.

Pros:
-...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-22-2019, 08:54 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,841
Posted By s5rx7440
Ryan- "Typically the same products you use...

Ryan-

"Typically the same products you use to waterproof the rest of the shower. I prefer to build mine out a 2" foam board like kerdiboard, or hydroban board. refrain from the foam board"

I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-22-2019, 08:47 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,841
Posted By s5rx7440
cx How is the bench constructed? Steel...

cx

How is the bench constructed?

Steel frame.
Planned to make a steel frame. Cover the frame with wood,hardi,membrane, tile. That would leave the underside open. I can make it out of...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-22-2019, 06:54 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,841
Posted By s5rx7440
Floating shower bench

If the bench is not fully enclosed, what is everyone waterproofing the underside with?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-11-2019, 05:04 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,841
Posted By s5rx7440
"the valves used in that panel are probably the...

"the valves used in that panel are probably the cheapest money can buy"
Probably

"Also, you would have to rely on caulk to keep water from leaking. There really is no flange to bond to the wall...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-11-2019, 03:39 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,841
Posted By s5rx7440
Correct. It wold be recessed. I dislike the setup...

Correct. It wold be recessed. I dislike the setup on the back. It's definitely cheap. May have to do some hose and fitting mods to make it a little better. I love the layout, the look color, ect. I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-11-2019, 02:28 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,841
Posted By s5rx7440
In the US over here in Ohio. The attached...

In the US over here in Ohio.

The attached screen grab is the unit I was looking at.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-11-2019, 11:32 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,841
Posted By s5rx7440
Joe, I was going for something a little more...

Joe, I was going for something a little more sleek.

Mike- I would have posted the link but I got the message "unable to make attachments. Post count to low". Google shower panel or shower tower...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-11-2019, 08:47 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,841
Posted By s5rx7440
Shower panel / shower tower

I have been searching for a shower panel unit. It appears there isn't to much out there to choose from. I see the same units over and over. Is there only one distributor of these? Most look so cheap...
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