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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-01-2007, 07:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,374
Posted By wannaBpro
Jimmy...spend ten minutes on the net and found...

Jimmy...spend ten minutes on the net and found these prices. Comes to ~ 320.00. I may have missed a few things; drain, plumbing, screws, vapor barrier,door vs curtain, etc.

The pros will need to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-01-2007, 06:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,374
Posted By wannaBpro
Endo...gotta first name. Shower base and walls...

Endo...gotta first name. Shower base and walls would be $500-600. If you could find reasonable tile...I wonder if mud base, cbu, vapor barrier and thin set would be a whole lot more? Hopefully the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-01-2007, 01:45 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,838
Posted By wannaBpro
cx... and Brent. The above was sarcasm...guess I...

cx... and Brent. The above was sarcasm...guess I won't try that again!

cx
me

Didn't we say the same thing!!

Brent...My point was to make it easier to lay full sheets of plwood, eliminate...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-01-2007, 06:26 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,838
Posted By wannaBpro
Brent...you don't have joists...you have headers....

Brent...you don't have joists...you have headers. I would add a 2x5 (2x6 ripped down) every 24" oc center. This allows you to put in stone or ceramic. It gives you support for your subfloor and, with...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-31-2007, 08:34 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,433
Posted By wannaBpro
Jay...hope you didn't lay the ply yet. 2x8, 16"...

Jay...hope you didn't lay the ply yet. 2x8, 16" oc with a 12' span doesn't rate for even ceramic. If you sister the joists, you get close to natural stone. Recheck your joists, span etc, so your sure...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-29-2007, 03:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 984
Posted By wannaBpro
Local...gotta first name. jay was referring to...

Local...gotta first name. jay was referring to the legth of your joists between supported wall/sill/header/etc. How long your joists are between supports determines how much deflection there is (ie...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-28-2007, 04:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,780
Posted By wannaBpro
Sounds like exterior wooden parquet decking on...

Sounds like exterior wooden parquet decking on rubber footings woulda been the way to go. :topicoff:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-28-2007, 04:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,620
Posted By wannaBpro
Tony...welcome. I will start by saying my advice...

Tony...welcome. I will start by saying my advice will require the most work, but I like things done right. I dislike odd spacing for joists, you will find that laying plywood subfloor over this...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-28-2007, 03:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,234
Posted By wannaBpro
Hi New Jersey...how about a first name. The...

Hi New Jersey...how about a first name. The latest issue of fine homebuilding shows a barrier free shower instalation. Basically the entire bathroom was a mud job sloped to the shower drain. Some...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-27-2007, 04:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 622
Posted By wannaBpro
http://www.johnbridge.com/vbulletin/showthread.php...

http://www.johnbridge.com/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=8921
Chris...here's a good article in the liberry to get you started on your underlayment. There's a link to two threads that are helpful. You...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-27-2007, 04:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,218
Posted By wannaBpro
Dan...the enemy of good is better...and his evil...

Dan...the enemy of good is better...and his evil nemesis perfection.
A quality instalation is good. Having enough experience to avoid all the mistakes means your better (or a pro). Very few of us...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-26-2007, 06:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,945
Posted By wannaBpro
Scott M. Tricks from a Newbie. 1) Lay out the...

Scott M. Tricks from a Newbie.
1) Lay out the ceiling radius and cover with dry wall to get exact dimensions.
2) Screw a piece of plywood to the ceiling radius to trace an exact copy. Cut it out....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-26-2007, 01:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,629
Posted By wannaBpro
Freedee...got a first name, everyone here is very...

Freedee...got a first name, everyone here is very friendly.
First off, I'm a DIY not a PRO, they will certainly visit soon. I can tell you that you MUST have a structural subfloor on top of your...
Forum: The Mud Box 03-26-2007, 05:43 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,170
Posted By wannaBpro
Tracey...I'm glad you found something that worls...

Tracey...I'm glad you found something that worls for you. But I have had good luck with Paxil...and bad luck. Medications have risks and benefits and anyone who doesn't point that out up front isn't...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-25-2007, 01:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,579
Posted By wannaBpro
Gloria...what type of joist support is in that...

Gloria...what type of joist support is in that bathroom. I would hate to see natural stone put in only to have your joists not be strong enough for it. Is there another thread I missed.
CX seems to...
Forum: The Mud Box 03-25-2007, 10:34 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,170
Posted By wannaBpro
Pat a few words of advice. I don't have Anxiety...

Pat a few words of advice. I don't have Anxiety but I do treat people with it.



Amen...benzodiapines only cover the symptoms...It doesn't treat the patient ...just makes the doctor think he's...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-25-2007, 10:07 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,154
Posted By wannaBpro
:sheep: following the :king: (Joe) My brother...

:sheep: following the :king: (Joe)
My brother is a Network engineer for a Hospital System. He ticks me off too. :lol2:
OH...BTW...how are we doing Marilee. :shrug:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-25-2007, 08:45 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,154
Posted By wannaBpro
Joe...how in the world did you do...

Joe...how in the world did you do that...IMPRESSIVE.

Marilee...I know you don't want to take down any tiles, but my suggestion would only require moving about 12...you can do it!!!!

Also...how...
Forum: The Mud Box 03-25-2007, 08:39 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 11,131
Posted By wannaBpro
Seems that when you disagree with the...

Seems that when you disagree with the environmental terrorists...thats how they react. There is plenty of science behind the Midevil Warming Period. Do a google search and go to CO2 Science site,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-25-2007, 08:13 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,154
Posted By wannaBpro
How about taking down the last six tiles and...

How about taking down the last six tiles and inserting a thin strip of the accent tile, you would want to duplicate it on the opposite side. Just cut it from one of the 4x4 and then recut and realign...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-24-2007, 03:26 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,949
Posted By wannaBpro
Gee...guess I'm the first person to ever miss...

Gee...guess I'm the first person to ever miss something while reading. :bang:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-24-2007, 10:39 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,832
Posted By wannaBpro
ps...what Davy said.

ps...what Davy said.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-24-2007, 10:37 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,832
Posted By wannaBpro
Dagoon...cbu adds NO structural support to your...

Dagoon...cbu adds NO structural support to your joist system. it's purpose is to provide a solid substrate to bond your tile to. If you want to use tile, strengthen your floor by sistering your...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-24-2007, 09:04 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,154
Posted By wannaBpro
We only beat gentle and only when asked...but...

We only beat gentle and only when asked...but that might be another forum. :rolleyes:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-24-2007, 08:41 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,154
Posted By wannaBpro
Marilee...your gonna feel the gentle rath of the...

Marilee...your gonna feel the gentle rath of the moderators here. :twitch: They like to keep all questions in a single thread and you have several going. Just ask new questions and it will repost to...
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