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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-12-2019, 10:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 316
Posted By speed51133
have any of yo used that glue-on fernco toilet...

have any of yo used that glue-on fernco toilet seal? I had a problematic toilet due to crappy installation of pipes/tile and it was a miracle worker.

You need to get the area absolutely clean and...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-11-2019, 03:05 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 16,105
Posted By speed51133
I can tell you pfister offers a warranty on...

I can tell you pfister offers a warranty on finishes for as long as you own your home.

https://www.pfisterfaucets.com/parts-support/warranty-information

"Pfister warrants against...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-11-2019, 12:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 381
Posted By speed51133
he used the wrong finish and the wrong size...

he used the wrong finish and the wrong size corners:bonk:
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-11-2019, 08:54 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 16,105
Posted By speed51133
Ali, PM sent. The faucet is yours. If you do...

Ali, PM sent. The faucet is yours.

If you do not like the aerated faucets, you can also change the aerator to a different type like a laminar flow one.
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-11-2019, 07:06 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 16,105
Posted By speed51133
Ali, want this:...

Ali, want this: https://www.pfisterfaucets.com/bathroom/product/contempra-lg42-n-single-control-bathroom-faucet?modelNumber=LG42-NB00 ?

No charge, just pay shipping.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-10-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 16,105
Posted By speed51133
Ali, what bathroom faucet do you have/want in...

Ali, what bathroom faucet do you have/want in this setup? Matte black as well?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-09-2019, 07:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 316
Posted By speed51133
it always goes on top of the finished floor. no...

it always goes on top of the finished floor. no matter what the floor or subfloor is made out of. (unless it is a wall hung toilet!)
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 07-03-2019, 07:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 501
Posted By speed51133
I have seen plumbers use nothing but a pex talon...

I have seen plumbers use nothing but a pex talon to secure a drop ear, or a single nail.

Some plumbers use these for a shower drop too. They are really flimsy...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-03-2019, 07:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 448
Posted By speed51133
A hand-held plunge router can clean out a pocket...

A hand-held plunge router can clean out a pocket and set the depth evenly and precisely. You then clean it up with a hammer/chisel. I know, it doesnt need to be precise, but I was throwing out...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-02-2019, 01:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 448
Posted By speed51133
You can notch the lower 6in, or shim everything...

You can notch the lower 6in, or shim everything above it. Same thing. I think some guys use a hand chisel, others a router, some an oscillating tool. Im sure you COULD use a sawzall, but I just...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-02-2019, 01:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 448
Posted By speed51133
https://www.johnbridge.com/vbulletin/showthread.ph...

https://www.johnbridge.com/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=105480

here is the link for notching. there is a good pic there.

with respect to the floor drain, yes, it should be floating above the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-02-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 448
Posted By speed51133
your thoughts are correct. add to that, if...

your thoughts are correct.

add to that, if you are using a PVC membrane, your drain should NOT be flush with the floor. It should be like 1.5in elevated. The preslope takes up this thickness and...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 07-02-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 501
Posted By speed51133
fill the wall cavity with a few cans of expanding...

fill the wall cavity with a few cans of expanding foam. that will make the pipe solid ;)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-01-2019, 07:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 364
Posted By speed51133
What is your curb material? I used 3cm granite...

What is your curb material? I used 3cm granite and just drilled about 75% of the thickness to epoxy fasteners into the granite for the glass channel. You could do the same for brackets.

Is your...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-27-2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 475
Posted By speed51133
the spray actually has a unique formula. Looks...

the spray actually has a unique formula. Looks safer. ANYWAYS, my point was Goof Off and Goo Gone are not similar and Good Off is not citrus. I know people think of citrus cleaners as safe and only...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-27-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 360
Posted By speed51133
I had a VERY similar situation in my basement. ...

I had a VERY similar situation in my basement.

https://www.johnbridge.com/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=122984

Read that thread. The flooring is holding up fine years later. I do have hydronic...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-27-2019, 09:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 475
Posted By speed51133
how old is it? what "model" is it? Aerosol? ...

how old is it? what "model" is it? Aerosol?

Just google search "what is goof off made of". It is hard to get a real, current answer. This database is ran by the US Dept. of health and Human...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-27-2019, 07:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 339
Posted By speed51133
I think it is just another name for NON-organic...

I think it is just another name for NON-organic mastic.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-27-2019, 07:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 475
Posted By speed51133
FYI, Goof Off is NOT a citrus cleaner. It used to...

FYI, Goof Off is NOT a citrus cleaner. It used to by Xylene until California had a problem with it few years ago. It is now essentially acetone. It will dissolve plastics, is flammable, and toxic.
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-25-2019, 03:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 444
Posted By speed51133
real small, pebble tile will make any...

real small, pebble tile will make any inconsistencies in the flatness of the shower floor HARDER to deal with, not easier.

Those small tiles need more slope to avoid getting birdbaths on the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-21-2019, 12:18 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 5,989
Posted By speed51133
Agreed, your issue is much different. Plus, I...

Agreed, your issue is much different. Plus, I would not combine kerdiband with aquadefense even IF you could. Just curious as to why you applied kerdifix? I would have just used silicone if anything...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-21-2019, 10:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 492
Posted By speed51133
was this drywall brand new and installed for the...

was this drywall brand new and installed for the kerdi? did you do it? do you know its condition before it was installed?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-21-2019, 07:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 492
Posted By speed51133
Newer drywall is kind of like formed with super...

Newer drywall is kind of like formed with super secret processes that make it very light. I have noticed it to be air entrained in the manufacturing process. There will be many air bubbles, which...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-21-2019, 07:19 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,177
Posted By speed51133
With respect to the Kerdifix used as an all...

With respect to the Kerdifix used as an all purpose goo:

Kerdifix is NOT approved to be used as waterproofing sealant. Think of it as a glue, that MAY seal water, but it also might leak.

It is...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-20-2019, 07:35 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,030
Posted By speed51133
I do not recall ever getting an answer with...

I do not recall ever getting an answer with respect to the the joists being exposed below the deck. Are they?
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