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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-22-2019, 09:20 PM
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Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
Got it, thanks to you all for the tremendous...

Got it, thanks to you all for the tremendous advice! One more question, does anyone think there is a benefit to sealing permacolor select grout. I understand the manufacturer says no sealing needed...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-21-2019, 11:53 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
OK, stupid question. Since this is anchoring into...

OK, stupid question. Since this is anchoring into tile or granite, I assume my drill bit diameter is same size as my threads on my screw or slightly larger? It's the epoxy that is holding the screw...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-19-2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
1)Is there a specific type/brand of epoxy you...

1)Is there a specific type/brand of epoxy you would recommend?
2)Is it possible to just silicone the clamp to the curb?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-18-2019, 04:50 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
Any takers on this one?

Any takers on this one?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-14-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
Understood. How then are the glass clamps...

Understood. How then are the glass clamps attached on the curb?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-13-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
I thought I read previously in this forum that...

I thought I read previously in this forum that that will not prevent water infiltration. It will stop water coming in through from the surface of the tile, but it will still infiltrate from the hole...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-13-2019, 04:34 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
Yes, the areas where the glass and the sliding...

Yes, the areas where the glass and the sliding hand sprayer will attach are backed up by studs.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-12-2019, 04:34 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
Hello?

Hello?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-09-2019, 09:19 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
Well, this shower is about done thanks to all of...

Well, this shower is about done thanks to all of the expert advice from you all.

1)Ready to grout (1/8 grout lines between 12x24 porcelain on the walls and fairly flat glass pebbles on the 6 x...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-10-2019, 04:55 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
Got it, thanks Kevin!

Got it, thanks Kevin!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-11-2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
So when doing the floor, are you leaving a gap...

So when doing the floor, are you leaving a gap between the pebbles and wall when grouting?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-09-2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
Anybody home?

Anybody home?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-06-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
So when it comes to change of planes between the...

So when it comes to change of planes between the wall and floor:
I am planning on tiling the walls first, then the pebble floor. Do I need to leave an expansion gap between the wall tile and the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-26-2019, 11:29 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
Thanks CX, just seems as every video I watched...

Thanks CX, just seems as every video I watched they all stipulated the bottom first. As always, you guys are the best!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-24-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
Ditra-set it is. So is there a specific...

Ditra-set it is.
So is there a specific reason in tiling a niche that the bottom is placed first? It seems as if I did the sides first, I would not have to trim the bottom of the side pieces to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-12-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
1) No preference on any of those? Particularly...

1) No preference on any of those? Particularly ease of use with these tiles? At this point cost is not a big concern.
2) Im curious as to whats the advantage of mortar designed for large format...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-11-2019, 07:12 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
Ready to tile

Back to this shower project after a long hiatus.
1)Any problem with this kerdi membrane being on the wall for a year before tiling? Will certainly wipe in down first.
2)Will be installing 12 x 24"...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-04-2018, 08:48 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
Thanks Ryan, much appreciated.

Thanks Ryan, much appreciated.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-02-2018, 04:39 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
Ready to tile

Back to this project once again. Ready to tile this 4 x 6' shower and would like to use 12 x 24" tiles in a vertical orientation with 1/3 overlap. Not sure how to start since I wont have a ledger...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-07-2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
Thanks all, I 'll press on!

Thanks all, I 'll press on!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-05-2018, 09:03 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
OK to beat a dead horse: I made a little change...

OK to beat a dead horse: I made a little change from the plan. With the curb wrapped I assume the following will get me proper coverage and 2" overlap with just one inside and one outside corner. ...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-01-2018, 09:36 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
OK, I initially thought you were suggesting that...

OK, I initially thought you were suggesting that the modified inside corner you described could be used as the ONLY curb corner, but you meant to use it along with my outside corner correct?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-01-2018, 03:47 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
Thanks for the advice Wayne, If I understand...

Thanks for the advice Wayne,
If I understand your concept correctly, I would still not be covering the horizontal seam between the top of the curb and the vertical wall without the outside corner...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-28-2018, 09:22 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
Got it. Made a guess on the outside corner. Pics...

Got it. Made a guess on the outside corner. Pics show mock up of the inside, outside, and both together. Plan on using kerdi-fix on the seams/corner after application. (sorry for the rotation) Good...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-28-2018, 09:30 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,866
Posted By Mdcdvm
Thanks Jim. I will check the specs on the...

Thanks Jim.
I will check the specs on the kerdi-fix, I assume mortar bonds to it?
Another hopefully small problem:
1) My curb does not intersect the walls at 90 degrees so the preformed inside...
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