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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Today, 10:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 32
Posted By cx
Welcome, Alvin. :) 1. What drain did you...

Welcome, Alvin. :)

1. What drain did you use in the shower and how did you attach the RedGard to that drain?

2. How did you attach the wall tiles and with what adhesive? Did you use a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Today, 07:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 108
Posted By cx
Welcome back, Scott. :) Only way you'll get...

Welcome back, Scott. :)

Only way you'll get meaningful estimates is to have reputable contractors look at the work.

Send Davy a PM. Won't be the low bidder, but you can assure your brother...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 09:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 87
Posted By cx
Welcome, Nathan. :) A 6"x12" tile is very...

Welcome, Nathan. :)

A 6"x12" tile is very large to try to tile a traditional center drain shower floor. And if your shower has a linear drain at one end the tiles are still pretty large when...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 01:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 78
Posted By cx
Welcome, Vasilis. :) First, if you don't add...

Welcome, Vasilis. :)

First, if you don't add that geographic location to your User Profile it'll be lost before we leave this page.

Second, is that new concrete slab sloped a minimum of 1/4"...
Forum: The Mud Box Yesterday, 09:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 145
Posted By cx
Yeah, that camera (and the paint job) sounds like...

Yeah, that camera (and the paint job) sounds like a good idea, Jim. If flying at uncontrolled fields has deteriorated much like the rest of society, I expect the lack of proper manners and adherence...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 09:32 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,691
Posted By cx
Jane, the only place you actually need treated...

Jane, the only place you actually need treated wood is the part that actually touches the ground or the concrete pad you're using for support (See Post #61). If you use the flat pieces of 2x...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 08:13 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,880
Posted By cx
Welcome back, John. :) 1. If you're still...

Welcome back, John. :)

1. If you're still using that receptor we see in your earlier posts, yes, you would do that. The wallboard I think you're using, by the way, is Durock. Correct me if it's...
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing Yesterday, 07:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 237
Posted By cx
Yeah, you could be right, Kevin, but looks like...

Yeah, you could be right, Kevin, but looks like she ain't comin' back to tell us one way or the other.

Does Laticrete have an un-sanded thinset mortar these days?
Forum: The Mud Box 07-18-2019, 09:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 145
Posted By cx
Amazing. Glass cockpits usta cost nearly as much...

Amazing. Glass cockpits usta cost nearly as much as a whole airplane.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-18-2019, 09:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 146
Posted By cx
Welcome back, Barry. I've separated your post...

Welcome back, Barry. I've separated your post from that old thread to prevent confusion on both.
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 07-18-2019, 09:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 237
Posted By cx
Don't know the color, but from post #3 it's "...

Don't know the color, but from post #3 it's " Sand-free laticrete" grout, Kevin.

I'm curious to know how wide are the grout joints. Can't really tell what size those tiles might be without any...
Forum: The Mud Box 07-18-2019, 09:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 145
Posted By cx
Glad you got it successfully completed, Jim. ...

Glad you got it successfully completed, Jim. Looks great. Bet I could buy me a new pickup for what you've got in that instrument panel! :D

I'm sure you're gonna have a whole gaggle of fun with...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-17-2019, 08:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 180
Posted By cx
Welcome, Elise. :) I think that looks a bit...

Welcome, Elise. :)

I think that looks a bit sloppy and all those corners should have been mitered.

Are the bottoms of the shelves sloped to drain?

My opinion; worth price charged.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-17-2019, 05:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,200
Posted By cx
Anyone notice that there is no visible trap on...

Anyone notice that there is no visible trap on that drain? but it should be done correctly this time with a proper trap directly under the drain instead of what we see in your photo.

If you remove...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-17-2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,200
Posted By cx
Well, gee, Eric, I recommend using a mortar base...

Well, gee, Eric, I recommend using a mortar base alla time no mater what size tiles are installed. :D

Besides, according to what you just posted we could be talking about a nominal 3x3-inch tile...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-17-2019, 01:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,200
Posted By cx
Don't think they've ever advertised a minimum...

Don't think they've ever advertised a minimum tile size over their foam shower trays, Eric. 'Least not while I was paying attention.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 07-17-2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 147
Posted By cx
Jeff, while there is an industry accepted method...

Jeff, while there is an industry accepted method of tiling directly to a plywood substrate, there are very specific requirements for doing so. Your situation does not qualify under those conditions...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-17-2019, 12:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 310
Posted By cx
Richie, if you'll visit our FAQ or the Liberry...

Richie, if you'll visit our FAQ or the Liberry you'll find a brief tutorial on how to post and properly attribute quotes here on the forums. Very simple once you see it.

We removed the Quote...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-17-2019, 12:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,200
Posted By cx
Leslie, I've combined you with your previous...

Leslie, I've combined you with your previous thread on this shower for continuity.

It appears that regardless the brand, you have a three piece clamping drain rather than a Schluter Kerdi drain....
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 07-17-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 147
Posted By cx
Jeff, I'll post a link here to your thread...

Jeff, I'll post a link here to your thread (https://www.johnbridge.com/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=127771) on this project so folks can see what you're doing and what's been previously asked and...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-16-2019, 09:17 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,691
Posted By cx
Yes, nearly all square-edge plywood panels call...

Yes, nearly all square-edge plywood panels call for a 1/8th" gap, but requirements vary on the T&G edges. Some still want the gap on the top surface, some call for the the top surface to have no...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-16-2019, 07:46 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,691
Posted By cx
What PC said. Or some method that provides...

What PC said. Or some method that provides support parallel to that edge of your subflooring. Always more than one way to skin any cat involved in remodeling work.

And don't worry about my...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-16-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,101
Posted By cx
Just one of the problems I have with those foam...

Just one of the problems I have with those foam shower trays is the slope, or lack thereof. If you get one that actually has the code required 1/4" per foot minimum slope to drain, it will most...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-16-2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 326
Posted By cx
If you decide to go to a Kerdi system over...

If you decide to go to a Kerdi system over drywall, Eloy, do yourownself an additional favor and install plain white drywall. Absolutely no advantage to one of them pastel boards and some potential...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-16-2019, 05:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 326
Posted By cx
I have no idea, Eloy. You'd need to consult...

I have no idea, Eloy. You'd need to consult those manufacturers to determine if the find their product compatible with the surface of that GoBoard.

I think it unlikely that they have tested...
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