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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 07:46 PM
Replies: 12
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Posted By PC7060
Thx for the info CX. I’ll keep an eye out...

Thx for the info CX. I’ll keep an eye out myself.

We’ve been excavating for the new additions this week so I’ve got a bit of time before I have to worry about the new showers. :D

I’d upload a...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 10-13-2019, 05:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 673
Posted By PC7060
The cell phone accessory units have lower...

The cell phone accessory units have lower reviewer ratings but at $300 versus $3000 for the E8 handheld unit, the performance to price point looks pretty good.

The current version is the FLIR One...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-13-2019, 05:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 224
Posted By PC7060
Hi Lenny, Option 1 is only choice. The...

Hi Lenny,

Option 1 is only choice.

The sisters need to be continuous so no splices in the middle. Personally, I’d use 10’ lengths min; 12 would be better.

No need for them to rest on on...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 10-12-2019, 09:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 673
Posted By PC7060
I've borrowed our FLIR E8 handheld from the...

I've borrowed our FLIR E8 handheld from the office a time or two; very useful when locating radiant heat lines or inspecting for hot spots in chimney flues.

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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-06-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 359
Posted By PC7060
Number 1! Number 1! Number ! (Chant) :D ...

Number 1! Number 1! Number ! (Chant)

:D

Seriously though, much simpler and better to plane down the joist. Your call on replacing the subfloor.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-05-2019, 08:41 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 28,190
Posted By PC7060
Very high tech and great detail work. Looks like...

Very high tech and great detail work. Looks like one of the “show” bathrooms at a industry trade conventions.

After being offline for so long you and Mrs. Dan will have to go through a training...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-03-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 255
Posted By PC7060
I looked around online and couldn’t find any info...

I looked around online and couldn’t find any info on what items will be discontinued in December or if as John indicates, that’s it for the entire line.

Appreciate any article or other...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-30-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,074
Posted By PC7060
I will quite often (dare I say routinely? :D )...

I will quite often (dare I say routinely? :D ) reuse the nut and the compression ring when installing new valves. And be sure to replace with 1/4 ball seal type.

You may be able to work off the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-21-2019, 07:21 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 8,112
Posted By PC7060
Very nice work on the shower rod. :tup2: ...

Very nice work on the shower rod. :tup2:

Those custom shapes are tricky.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-20-2019, 07:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 250
Posted By PC7060
Agree with Davy’s suggestions of grinding down...

Agree with Davy’s suggestions of grinding down the band but rather than prime, I’d use Jasco to treat the bare metal. Jasco will react with the surface of the metal to provide a stable rust...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-20-2019, 07:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 279
Posted By PC7060
The designs I’ve seen for that application used...

The designs I’ve seen for that application used 3” of rigid foam board with a 1/2” air gap behind the water resistant wall board. Provides R15 insulation and no fiberglass batt to hold water.
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-08-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 263
Posted By PC7060
Hi Collin, Sounds like you have the right...

Hi Collin,

Sounds like you have the right plan. Cut back to clean solid subfloor, install blocking along all unsupported edges and around toilet then you’ll be ready to install the patch.

I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-07-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 352
Posted By PC7060
T&G ensures the load on one plank is distributed...

T&G ensures the load on one plank is distributed to the adjoining planks. Adding the 1/2” layer of subfloor screwed to the planks performs the same function. If you want a bit of extra insurance, go...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-28-2019, 05:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 371
Posted By PC7060
If you are planning on a recessed base for a curb...

If you are planning on a recessed base for a curb less shower, you’ll want to avoid notching those 2x6 joists. Much better to frame a recessed section in now while you can.

The only area you...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-27-2019, 12:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 371
Posted By PC7060
If you run the joist as shown in the orange...

If you run the joist as shown in the orange orientation, you will need to use 2x8 joists. 2x6 will work if you use install perpendicular to the center beam (which you should reinforce per my earlier...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-27-2019, 05:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 371
Posted By PC7060
Thomas, The beams are a bit undersized for...

Thomas,

The beams are a bit undersized for my liking, I’d add a third 2x6 to each beam section. Are there other concrete piers with the framing removed to either side single beam we see in the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-25-2019, 02:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 794
Posted By PC7060
Here the link to the cutter Jim recommended:...

Here the link to the cutter Jim recommended:...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-24-2019, 07:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 223
Posted By PC7060
That’s a big span for such a significant load...

That’s a big span for such a significant load over a concentrated section. I’d give the joist manufacturer a call to get their recommendations before proceeding. What type of flooring is in this...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-18-2019, 06:04 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 2,721
Posted By PC7060
Following up to Davy and CX post; I’ve posted a...

Following up to Davy and CX post; I’ve posted a link to the Versabond at HomeDepot.
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-14-2019, 06:34 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,630
Posted By PC7060
Breakaway will work fine. Not under pressure so...

Breakaway will work fine. Not under pressure so don’t worry about gushing out.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-14-2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 28,190
Posted By PC7060
Yep, I've got several projects going on two...

Yep, I've got several projects going on two houses which can be a challenge. Just complete demolishing the 1970's addition off of a 1928 listed house. Getting the sections down went well but took a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-13-2019, 08:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 691
Posted By PC7060
Sands - welcome to the site and sorry you are...

Sands - welcome to the site and sorry you are have such problems.

The cracking is typically cause by inadequate floor structure such as over spanned joists. This doesn’t mean the house is falling...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-13-2019, 04:13 PM
Replies: 371
Views: 28,190
Posted By PC7060
Looks great! Glad one of us is making significant...

Looks great! Glad one of us is making significant progress on their projects. :tup2:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-12-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,934
Posted By PC7060
Good to know. What size tile are you using? Is...

Good to know. What size tile are you using? Is this a smaller area (2-3” across) or a larger area?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-12-2019, 12:25 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,934
Posted By PC7060
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