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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-02-2022, 10:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 331
Posted By CgarSmokr
Screws for metal studs

Art, please use screws designed for metal studs Vs wood studs. Screws for metal studs have a much finer thread so that at least hopefully a couple or more threads will engage with the stud wall. ...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-22-2022, 02:25 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,236
Posted By CgarSmokr
GoBoard

Art, I forgot to mention that I have about 45 square feet, including a whole 4'X8' sheet, of GoBoard, excess from my project I don't need and will part with it for $2.20/SF if that will help you out....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-22-2022, 02:16 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,236
Posted By CgarSmokr
GoBoard with KBRS ShowerSlope

Art, I am using GoBoard on the shower walls along with a KBRS ShowerSlope receptor and it is seemingly working fine. The process is as their video demonstrates very clearly, and is quite easy to get...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-07-2022, 12:45 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,004
Posted By CgarSmokr
CX, Yup, 118.11---"Modified"

CX, I stand corrected, thanks. KBRS just said to use a modified and didn't quote any ANSI standard, I threw that in and meant .11---I was tired.

Nope, GoBoard info doesn't mention anyone else's...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-04-2022, 09:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,004
Posted By CgarSmokr
Modified thinset mortar for porcelain on GoBoard?

No opinions on the Vevor receptor pan so ordered out a KBRS Showerslope. It's going on new marine plywood subfloor and KBRS instructions say to set it with modified mortar, per ANSI 118.1 I believe...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-28-2022, 02:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 929
Posted By CgarSmokr
Water Behind The Tile

This thread I find interesting because I have often wondered about this situation happening. From what I've read on this forum as well as other places, water WILL get through the grout joints, and...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-16-2022, 12:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 973
Posted By CgarSmokr
Schluter screws and washers identical?

Cliff, I looked at the Kerdi screw/washer combo pack at Bedrosians Portland and decided to look further. Screws were phillips drive, smaller, not broad, head. I ordered the JM online from a larger...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-14-2022, 12:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 973
Posted By CgarSmokr
1-1/4" Backer-On,Rocker-On Screws

Hi Cliff,
I will be using JM's GoBoard and have investigated proper screws for application of the tile backer board. I just want to say that I was advised NOT to use any of the screws recommended...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-30-2021, 08:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,004
Posted By CgarSmokr
Thanks again guys: CX, I like the bucket mortar...

Thanks again guys: CX, I like the bucket mortar mixer idea, but as James says, I'm not likely to ever have need of it again, but I probably would if I had one. Yup, got a wheelbarrow and hoe here...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-25-2021, 08:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,004
Posted By CgarSmokr
Thanks to everyone who provided comments---I...

Thanks to everyone who provided comments---I consider them all informative and helpful. Tomorrow I'll be going down under to work on the bearing wall support, and working on acquiring the balance of...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-24-2021, 02:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 958
Posted By CgarSmokr
Ingman, you might check with KBRS in North...

Ingman, you might check with KBRS in North Carolina as they carry both JM's GoBoard as well as their own board, though they're still a long ways from Ohio.

I purchased 4' X 8' sheets of 1/2"...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-24-2021, 02:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,004
Posted By CgarSmokr
Using a Vevor shower kit

CX, Thanks for reply---I've been on leave for a bit. Got a good laugh from your cautionary "Single Person Only" sign suggestion. Yea, that's gettin a bit anal, and over "anal-yzing" things. I'm...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-09-2021, 01:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,004
Posted By CgarSmokr
Anyone ever use Vevor shower kit?

Thanks to CX and e3 for replies.

CX, Yes, thank you, I have searched out GoBoard and read everything I could find discussing its use here on the Forum. I have also read much about doing a dry...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-07-2021, 05:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,004
Posted By CgarSmokr
Anyone Ever Use VEVOR Shower Base/Curb Kit?

I will be removing a 5' FRP tub W/shower surround and building in a 36" X 60" walk-in shower. Plan is to use JM GoBoard on the walls, which I have acquired, though I had to drive 350miles to get it....
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