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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-13-2019, 04:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 471
Posted By workhurts
That lippage looks substantial.

That lippage looks substantial.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-12-2019, 08:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 306
Posted By workhurts
Why not both :)

Why not both :)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-25-2019, 11:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 649
Posted By workhurts
Assuming you don't want anything protruding under...

Assuming you don't want anything protruding under the bench, you'd have to use one of those invisabolts. I see nothing on the site that rates the bench above 400 lbs, whether connected on two ends,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-25-2019, 08:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 649
Posted By workhurts
Ahh. If it's finished then yeh. Was thinking...

Ahh. If it's finished then yeh. Was thinking unfinished. So how do you waterproof the better bench? Or does it not matter. Guess you gotta make sure the attachment points are waterproofed well?
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-25-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 649
Posted By workhurts
I tiled the underside of my bench. It may not be...

I tiled the underside of my bench. It may not be the most perfect job in the world but it would really bug me if it didn't have something there.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-24-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 649
Posted By workhurts
Why not waterproof it the same way you do the...

Why not waterproof it the same way you do the top? I just wrapped mine in membrane. Top, bottom, front.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-18-2019, 08:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 923
Posted By workhurts
Have you talked to the inspector that gave them...

Have you talked to the inspector that gave them the c/o? Any chance they can rescind it or maybe you can twist their arms by threatening to flood the Facebook and online forums with reports of their...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-31-2019, 08:46 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 885
Posted By workhurts
Unless your garage is climate controlled you're...

Unless your garage is climate controlled you're going to have a cold floor. I don't think any amount of insulation will help. Our bedroom, closet and master are above the garage and the master bath...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-25-2019, 07:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 285
Posted By workhurts
What's a square surround?

What's a square surround?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-25-2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 399
Posted By workhurts
For small tile around outlets you can always...

For small tile around outlets you can always remove whole pieces from the mesh and tile later. Nothing wrong with putting individual pieces in later provided you get the spacing and stuff correct....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-17-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 393
Posted By workhurts
Are they redoing all of your tile? Not just the...

Are they redoing all of your tile? Not just the white basic tile.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-17-2019, 02:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 393
Posted By workhurts
Going to guess something new in that part of the...

Going to guess something new in that part of the country is going to cost a pretty penny. Was this done by a national or regional builder?

At a very minimum, I'd probably want some kind of...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-11-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 848
Posted By workhurts
If it's the top of the flange and you're saying...

If it's the top of the flange and you're saying the top of the flange is going to be 1/8" above the finished floor then I don't see an issue and perhaps you should aim for the lowest finished floor...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-11-2019, 11:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 848
Posted By workhurts
Why not just use the 5/8 or 1/2 Durock if you...

Why not just use the 5/8 or 1/2 Durock if you really are going to be 1/8" high?

Just for clarification. Are you saying the top of your flange or the bottom of your flange is 1 1/8" above the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-11-2019, 09:10 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 848
Posted By workhurts
Are you doing a curb? As in your tile by the...

Are you doing a curb? As in your tile by the toilet doesn't have to be the same height at the tile in the shower, right?

If it's large tile, you might get more than 1/8" of thinset

You can see...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-10-2019, 05:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 519
Posted By workhurts
Thinking out loud here. Schluter frame has...

Thinking out loud here. Schluter frame has opening all around it. They put tape around the entire permit of the frame to keep thinset from falling into the drain body while setting. Can't remember...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-09-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 519
Posted By workhurts
There's no frame around the grate?

There's no frame around the grate?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-09-2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By workhurts
Are you looking for a solution beyond just...

Are you looking for a solution beyond just building out that stud?

What's the issue if you build it out so the lip of the tub is hidden? Does it go past the closet or is it too shallow?

You...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-08-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 848
Posted By workhurts
If you have a drawing or plan or napkin sketch,...

If you have a drawing or plan or napkin sketch, feel free to post.

If the drain is going on the back wall and you're doing a curb? It probably doesn't matter that much.

Kerdi drains come in...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-07-2019, 07:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 848
Posted By workhurts
Think those are approximate measurements but...

Think those are approximate measurements but close. Best to check drawings to make sure. Also correct if you want perforated. I like the solid but they also have one you can tile.

Think the frame...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-06-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 610
Posted By workhurts
Any chance the lighter glass is also frosted? ...

Any chance the lighter glass is also frosted? That could block the discoloration. Wonder if the darker glass would even out once everything is dry and cured.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-06-2019, 09:34 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 22,792
Posted By workhurts
Dan. From the center of the where the water hits...

Dan. From the center of the where the water hits to the closest edge of the toilet is exactly 5'. There isn't much moisture, more like a mist on the tile. Didn't really notice anything on the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-05-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 22,792
Posted By workhurts
How many days did I work on it? That would be...

How many days did I work on it? That would be the least relevant measure in the world :)

I really should have tracked the hours. Would have been interesting.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-05-2019, 08:41 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 22,792
Posted By workhurts
Tried it out a few times. Doesn't get cold at...

Tried it out a few times. Doesn't get cold at all. Water does splash almost out to the base of the toilet but I can live with that.

Out of curiosity, what do the pros think labor would have cost...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-05-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 251
Posted By workhurts
How big is the tile for the backsplash? How...

How big is the tile for the backsplash?
How does the rest of the wall look in terms of being flat and even ... as in is there any other leveling type work that needs to happen.

So the...
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