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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-15-2021, 10:40 AM
Replies: 2
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Posted By pls
Take a look at...

Take a look at https://flofx.com/product/ffx-grate-install-kit/
It is designed to work with thinner tile. I used one in my recent shower and it worked fine.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-06-2021, 05:59 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,119
Posted By pls
You would probably be ok especially if the lights...

You would probably be ok especially if the lights are led but I am not an electrician. Is the DHE K 56 for 56 sq ft? You cannot cut the cable so make sure the cable you order is not too long. I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-22-2021, 09:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 216
Posted By pls
You want to leave out some of the sand not all of...

You want to leave out some of the sand not all of it.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-08-2021, 03:47 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,703
Posted By pls
Trim should be flush with the wall tile. Trim...

Trim should be flush with the wall tile. Trim comes in different depths. For my last project the tile was 3/8 thick so I used the 7/16 trim. You are going to have to use enough mortar under the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-03-2021, 11:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 432
Posted By pls
Our Lowes sells the Mapei Ultracolor Plus FA in...

Our Lowes sells the Mapei Ultracolor Plus FA in 1lb containers for $7. Might not be in white but you would get a feel for the texture.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-03-2021, 10:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 251
Posted By pls
While tiling I use a sponge to keep the tops of...

While tiling I use a sponge to keep the tops of the tile clean but do not worry too much about the grout joints. I have a cement board scoring tool that I have discovered works really well for...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-03-2021, 09:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 432
Posted By pls
I used Flexcolor CQ Avalanche last year on the...

I used Flexcolor CQ Avalanche last year on the walls of a tub/shower and used the shower daily for 6 months while I was working on the master bath. No issues so far.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-09-2021, 06:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 655
Posted By pls
It is probably too late to change the dimension...

It is probably too late to change the dimension of your glass but have you considered going all the way to the ceiling and use a clip to support the outside edge.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-05-2021, 02:30 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,478
Posted By pls
Thanks guys

Thanks guys
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-03-2021, 07:47 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,478
Posted By pls
It has been a long journey but our master bath is...

It has been a long journey but our master bath is finally completed. The glass was installed yesterday. It was a complete redo. I removed the original subfloor to move the plumbing and get the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-22-2021, 02:04 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,478
Posted By pls
Our third knee wall sill is being delivered on...

Our third knee wall sill is being delivered on Wed (first 2 had issues) and the glass is scheduled to be installed Thur mid morning. The glass on the knee wall is about 35in long, 50 in tall and 3/8...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-15-2021, 11:45 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,478
Posted By pls
My wife is visiting them today. I have had about...

My wife is visiting them today. I have had about enough with this supplier. The second sill has a chip in the front so regardless it needs the front edge cleaned up.
Thanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-15-2021, 05:09 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,478
Posted By pls
The quartz countertop and sills for niche and...

The quartz countertop and sills for niche and knee wall were delivered last week and the sills were supposed to be 2cm thick but the knee wall sill was 3cm thick. They redid it and delivered it...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-13-2021, 12:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 391
Posted By pls
We took the supply side of the valve apart and...

We took the supply side of the valve apart and found this. Not sure why such a flow restrictor was in place. Took it out and they now have a shower they can use.
Thanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-13-2021, 07:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 391
Posted By pls
Thanks, we took the water line apart from the...

Thanks, we took the water line apart from the valve to the shower head and there was no restrictor there. We will look on the supply side of the valve today. We also need to see if we can fine a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-12-2021, 08:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 391
Posted By pls
Help with shower panel

I am from Maryland and we are visiting our son for the first time in Houston, TX. They have been in their new house for just over a year. They have a beautiful master bath but the shower is...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-03-2021, 09:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 296
Posted By pls
Yes, I used a Kerdi Drain with integrated bonding...

Yes, I used a Kerdi Drain with integrated bonding flange and then the FFX Grate install kit. It was on a Kerdi shower tray so the normal install.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-03-2021, 07:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 296
Posted By pls
Consider using this drain body. It allows for...

Consider using this drain body. It allows for thinner tile. It worked fine for me but I do not have a lot of experience, just another DIYer
https://flofx.com/product/ffx-grate-install-kit/
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-28-2021, 11:14 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 13,935
Posted By pls
If it was me I would use kerdi band and use a...

If it was me I would use kerdi band and use a large enough patch to be 2in from the cut on all sides.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-20-2021, 02:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,861
Posted By pls
Any chance you want a bucket of the Bone color. ...

Any chance you want a bucket of the Bone color. We planned on using Flexcolor CQ for shower walls. I bought a 10lb bag of ultracolor to see if we like d the color and it was great. Opened the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-20-2021, 08:31 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,138
Posted By pls
I also like the spin doctor but only system I...

I also like the spin doctor but only system I have used. I like that I only need one hand to operate and no extra tool to lose track of.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-15-2021, 11:41 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,478
Posted By pls
Just finished grouting the shower floor using...

Just finished grouting the shower floor using Spectralock Pro Premium. It went really well and looks great. It took just over a full unit. I applied it using a normal grout float and went over it...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-12-2021, 10:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 415
Posted By pls
I am getting ready to grout a walk in shower so I...

I am getting ready to grout a walk in shower so I have had to deal with the same issues as you. I spent a lot of time worrying and thinking about the transition. I will give you something else to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-11-2021, 07:37 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,478
Posted By pls
Thanks, that is some very helpful information. ...

Thanks, that is some very helpful information. Shower floor will be Spectralock epoxy so I wanted to use Spectralock 1 on the walls and bathroom floor so I could use the same color.
Phil
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-10-2021, 06:27 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,478
Posted By pls
Can anyone tell me if the application of...

Can anyone tell me if the application of Spectralock 1 is similar to Flexcolor CQ? I have used flexcolor before but would like to use Spectralock 1 for my current project.
Thanks
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