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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-15-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 14
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Posted By pls
11.5 inches from front edge of vanity top to...

11.5 inches from front edge of vanity top to outside edge of door trim. Door opening is 28 in.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-15-2020, 09:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 422
Posted By pls
I will get back to you tonight with that info. ...

I will get back to you tonight with that info.
Thanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-15-2020, 08:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 422
Posted By pls
The window is about 45 in above the floor. I...

The window is about 45 in above the floor. I would say moving it is a no go. I would prefer not to move the door but am willing to entertain ideas that include moving the door and plumbing. At the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-14-2020, 07:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 422
Posted By pls
Ok let's hear some opinions. I am not great at...

Ok let's hear some opinions. I am not great at drawings but this is close to what we currently have. Bathroom on second floor. Window of course is on outside wall. There currently is a tub under...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-06-2020, 05:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 422
Posted By pls
Thanks. I will try to gets some drawings created...

Thanks. I will try to gets some drawings created and will post them later. Any advice will be appreciated.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-31-2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 237
Posted By pls
Many people here will tell you not to use 3/8...

Many people here will tell you not to use 3/8 plywood as an underlayment. I did not listen to them. I put it over existing subfloor and used screws every 6 in. I then put Ditra over the top of it....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-30-2020, 07:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 422
Posted By pls
Master Bath Design

I am a lot better at laying tile than designing. My wife and I also do better if someone else is helping us with design. The power room and hall bath are done and our master bathroom is next. Does...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-28-2020, 03:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 724
Posted By pls
After the tub was in place, about the stage you...

After the tub was in place, about the stage you are at, my wife decided she wanted a glass door. We discovered that very few doors work with the Cambridge because the front ledge is fairly narrow.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-28-2020, 10:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 724
Posted By pls
After getting advice from the area Schluter rep...

After getting advice from the area Schluter rep this is what I did. I ran the kerdi board so it butted the back of the drywall so the raw edge of the drywall was flush with the kerdi board surface. ...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-23-2020, 07:09 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,209
Posted By pls
In posts 21 and 23 of the below thread are some...

In posts 21 and 23 of the below thread are some pictures of how I used a profile on the outside corner.
https://www.johnbridge.com/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=128600&page=2
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-23-2020, 07:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,181
Posted By pls
I think it looks pretty reasonable but I would...

I think it looks pretty reasonable but I would wait to hear from someone with more experience than me. I have done the same thing as you with Sketchup. Make sure your tile dimensions you are using...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-23-2020, 07:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 260
Posted By pls
Is this what you wanted to see? I am very happy...

Is this what you wanted to see? I am very happy on how everything turned out.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-23-2020, 10:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 260
Posted By pls
We have the same looking bathroom except my...

We have the same looking bathroom except my fixtures are on the opposite wall. I ran my tile all the way to the door molding on the one side and all the way to the edge of the stub wall on the other...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-29-2020, 10:13 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 805
Posted By pls
If you take the drywall off of the sill do you...

If you take the drywall off of the sill do you have the tools to rip a board that goes from 0 to 1/2in and just glue/screw it down to what is there?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-14-2020, 09:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 323
Posted By pls
If you decide to remove the tile and want to use...

If you decide to remove the tile and want to use a power tool I recommend this hammer drill from Harbor Freight. I have used it to remove tile in two bathrooms and it has worked really well for not...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-12-2020, 10:21 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,098
Posted By pls
If it was me I would put kerdi band down. ...

If it was me I would put kerdi band down. Schluter says to use kerdi fix to adhere the kerdi band to the tub. I would do this so I had a waterproof joint where the tub meets the floor. Even if the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-24-2020, 07:17 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,814
Posted By pls
Finally finished

Other than making a couple of mirrors my bathroom renovation is finally done. I spent a lot of time reading posts on this site for advice so thanks everyone for that. Now if someone could just tell...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-24-2020, 07:09 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,779
Posted By pls
This is how I did my niche with the jolly profile.

This is how I did my niche with the jolly profile.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-23-2020, 07:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 277
Posted By pls
I am a DIYer. I mix small batches of mortar say...

I am a DIYer. I mix small batches of mortar say 10-15lbs at a time. So I layout a section make the necessary cuts, mix up the mortar and then lay those tile. I might have a few cuts to make in the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-18-2020, 10:23 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,779
Posted By pls
I just finished a bathroom with an outside corner...

I just finished a bathroom with an outside corner on a stub wall. I used kerdi board. I did not want to have a corner bead and then put a Schluter profile on top of that so I ran a vertical strip...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-15-2020, 12:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 127
Posted By pls
I am almost finished with a bathroom where I...

I am almost finished with a bathroom where I installed an American Standard Cambridge tub. It is one of their Americast tubs. It is a really nice tub and I think we will be happy with it. However...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-10-2020, 07:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 675
Posted By pls
I just posted some pictures about my experience...

I just posted some pictures about my experience with a wide accent band. Maybe something in there will be helpful.
https://www.johnbridge.com/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=128600&page=2
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-10-2020, 06:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,814
Posted By pls
Based on advice from Dan I decided to screed a...

Based on advice from Dan I decided to screed a thin bed of mortar to make the area where the glass tile went smooth and an even thickness. I build furniture once in a while so I love jigs. So for...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-08-2020, 01:39 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,602
Posted By pls
I just ordered and received a tube of Avalanche...

I just ordered and received a tube of Avalanche Mapesil T from https://jnsflooringandsupplies.com/
It took 4-5 days to get it.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-17-2020, 10:36 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,098
Posted By pls
Am I correct in that you are adding a 1/2...

Am I correct in that you are adding a 1/2 underlayment to an existing subfloor? If so it should be screwed down using a 6 in spacing in the field and 4 in on the edges and you should be using 1 1/4...
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