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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-13-2022, 03:40 PM
Replies: 56
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Posted By Chel10
caulking woes

Hi again my friends,
I am finally nearing the end of my bathroom renovation. I am having a hard time with caulking the inside corners of my shower. I've had to remove my first attempt because,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-17-2022, 12:00 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
Fantastic, thanks for the information!

Fantastic, thanks for the information!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-17-2022, 11:36 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
Sorry, I meant it was thinner than what the...

Sorry, I meant it was thinner than what the custom glass guy had recommended but I did find a thicker one at 7/16. All unframed, they are made just to insert into channels for an aluminum railing....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-17-2022, 10:29 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
Glass Panel

ME again! Where do you guys acquire your glass panels? I found that I can order a tempered glass panel through home depot that was made for an aluminum deck railing. Slightly thicker than what the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-01-2022, 09:41 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
thanks for the quick response! I have...

thanks for the quick response!

I have another issue that I'm curious for feedback about. Even though I measured what feels like a million times, sketched, calculated and etc. on my tile layout....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-01-2022, 08:25 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
Sorry for not being clear CX, the wall is located...

Sorry for not being clear CX, the wall is located on outside of the shower, on the other side of my ponywall ( see photo below). The whole outer wall will be tiled and butts up to the vanity
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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-01-2022, 02:00 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
Primer

Finally making some progress on my project. I am currently onsidering what to use to seal/prime my drywall without paying an arm and a leg. Any suggestions on which primer to look at purchasing? I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-17-2021, 11:32 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
No logic really was provided, they did say that...

No logic really was provided, they did say that they only install without screws, so I feel ok outsourcing this task since they are reputable in their installations otherwise.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-16-2021, 11:07 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
They got back to me that they do not screw into...

They got back to me that they do not screw into the tile. What do they say, making assumptions makes an ass out of you? Well, my bad I assumed...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-16-2021, 10:37 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
So I've been emailing the glass guy here in town...

So I've been emailing the glass guy here in town and he is advising me against installing it with the tile as he indicates that there is a greater chance of leakage. I'm asking him to explain his...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-14-2021, 08:02 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
I am learning so much and I appreciate all your...

I am learning so much and I appreciate all your guidance. I'm relieved to hear vertical can be drilled into, because I was trying to figure out where I can get appropriate 3M for that. My plan was to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-14-2021, 06:26 PM
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Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
very neat method! Another thing that I find...

very neat method! Another thing that I find interesting, is you go through all this effort waterproofing your shower...then you put holes in it! That's something I'm trying to accept with the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-14-2021, 06:09 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
Cx, excuse me while my brain explodes! I...

Cx, excuse me while my brain explodes! I seriously thought one would have to install a schluter deco support channel for something like that because I couldn't find anything with regards to this....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-14-2021, 11:18 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
It works to about 2.5 tiles, so it would still be...

It works to about 2.5 tiles, so it would still be less grout joints in total so that's a bonus. And yes, there is going to be a larger amount of water in this area :)



Didn't even think of...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-13-2021, 01:44 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
Another question - on the top of my half wall I...

Another question - on the top of my half wall I will be putting glass. If I lay the tile long ways, it will mean there will be a grout line down the middle of the half wall. If I lay then...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-13-2021, 01:40 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
thanks for the advice, I will definitely lay it...

thanks for the advice, I will definitely lay it out to visualize as I'm a very visual person. I do like the horizontal straight stacked, so that's what I'm leaning towards. I have some planning to do...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-12-2021, 06:36 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
Tile Layout

So I changed my direction, and will be finishing up the shower first. So I'm now planning out the layout of my second tile. I was originally going to go with a 1/3 bricklay but now I'm considering...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-10-2021, 01:59 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
These ladies get things done so I'm sure they...

These ladies get things done so I'm sure they won't have a problem at all. The problem herein lies with her tiny little bosses :)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-09-2021, 07:12 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
Fantastic, thanks for all the feedback! ...

Fantastic, thanks for all the feedback!



Ok, sounds good. Since I am doing everything, I can do, literally whatever I want. And the timeline.....let's just say that we have lived this long...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-09-2021, 04:46 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
Sorry CX, didn't see this until now. I actually...

Sorry CX, didn't see this until now. I actually got the 3/8th inch from a reference in the Liberry, which I didn't see until we started talking about the transitioning between the carpet and tile. So...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-25-2021, 09:44 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
You guys seriously crack me up!

You guys seriously crack me up!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-24-2021, 10:39 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
You are correct in that assumption Shawn, I will...

You are correct in that assumption Shawn, I will be putting smaller pieces to finish up the tile. From what I can tell, the carpet and tile will be at the same height when all is finished. So the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-23-2021, 04:35 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
1For visual here is the threshold with the carpet...

1For visual here is the threshold with the carpet pulled back with the current tack strips and underlay.

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Here is it with an upside down tile cut for my wall, to give an idea of the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-23-2021, 10:06 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
wonderful thanks!

wonderful thanks!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-22-2021, 10:10 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,616
Posted By Chel10
CX, could you imagine installing stuff with just...

CX, could you imagine installing stuff with just glue... as funny as it sounds, some one has probably done it...and has a youtube video on how to do it... not me, I'm using good all schluter all-set...
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