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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-29-2021, 09:42 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
Thank you CX, yeah, might be tough finding...

Thank you CX, yeah, might be tough finding someone for just that..ill make some calls and ill post the prices I got..
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-29-2021, 08:55 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
What would be a reasonable price if I tear out...

What would be a reasonable price if I tear out the floor myself, buy the materials and just have a professional put the mud and slope it correctly, nothing else, just that potion, I'm in Florida...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-29-2021, 07:07 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
CX, thanks for the reply..I really can not redo /...

CX, thanks for the reply..I really can not redo / tear this out. Firstly, it would take me a while based on my schedule and I also had to mix all 8 bags of floor mud 3 at a time / do the floor myself...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-29-2021, 05:21 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
Hello, recovered from my knee damages while doing...

Hello, recovered from my knee damages while doing the floor mud and back at it again. Replaced the shower valve and added the layer of thinset to level out some low spots.

But I have an issue now...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-02-2021, 04:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 267
Posted By fabian55
CX, you are correct, I looked at the adapters...

CX, you are correct, I looked at the adapters online and its for example, Linear Drain Adapter for flanges already in place, or Adapters to reduced size etc, but they all have the flange already...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-02-2021, 04:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 267
Posted By fabian55
Hi Shawn, I might be wrong as I am not a...

Hi Shawn, I might be wrong as I am not a professional and also ask questions on here, but there are adapters you can use so you don't have to jack hammer anything out. So example, a linear drain will...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-02-2021, 12:43 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
ss3964spd, Thank You, that really helps, so I can...

ss3964spd, Thank You, that really helps, so I can put the fabric membrane, I just need to use a special adhesive as you mentioned and not RG or Mortar..

Really appreciate the clarification..:)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-02-2021, 12:16 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
Okay, so I read the instructions of RG and seems...

Okay, so I read the instructions of RG and seems it does bond directly to the metal and my mistake would be as you guys mentioned, using it as an adhesive with the fabric membrane as RG should not be...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-02-2021, 11:36 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
Thanks CX, no, I don't mean mixing the products...

Thanks CX, no, I don't mean mixing the products itself, I mean if its just RD that does not adhere to the Drain metal portion or if Hydroban does a better job and maybe I should use them.

The...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-02-2021, 11:17 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
Hi CX, now Im really confused by what you...

Hi CX, now Im really confused by what you mentioned. All the diagrams and installation guides have the liquid membrane over the metal part of the linear Drain.

Is it RD specific? or will Hydro...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-02-2021, 08:21 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
Hello ss3964spd, the fabric itself is Waterproof....

Hello ss3964spd, the fabric itself is Waterproof. I would put a thin coat of RG and while still wet, add the fabric and coat with RG again, this is the one I'm going to purchase, Laticrete...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-31-2021, 09:32 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
Hi ss3964spd, thank you. Im going to sand down...

Hi ss3964spd, thank you. Im going to sand down the high spots a bit just to make it a bit more even and use the least possible thinset. In reference to the waterproof with the drain, firstly I'll add...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-30-2021, 05:29 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
Good Day, I finally was able to do the Mud Floor,...

Good Day, I finally was able to do the Mud Floor, I tell you, after 6 months of watching videos and reading, it did not come out how I thought nor was it as easy as it seems, of course those videos...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-26-2021, 12:02 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
ss3964spd, Thank You..

ss3964spd, Thank You..
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-26-2021, 10:30 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
Thank You ss3964spd, I'll actually tape it up to...

Thank You ss3964spd, I'll actually tape it up to avoid air getting in..
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-26-2021, 10:00 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
Thanks CX, well it would be 1 week in the bucket,...

Thanks CX, well it would be 1 week in the bucket, so from this past Sunday till this coming Sunday. Should it be fine? Thank You
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-26-2021, 08:23 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
Good Day, finally had some time to continue the...

Good Day, finally had some time to continue the work. While mixing the Floor Mud, I burnt my Drill " did not know I needed a special Drill for mixing since you needs lots of Tork"

My question is,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-14-2021, 08:39 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
Thanks jadnashua, the pipe coming up from the...

Thanks jadnashua, the pipe coming up from the Slab is a no hub, so based on the video you provided, I would use that rubber coupling without the extra end piece since its no hub. Thank You
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-13-2021, 03:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 533
Posted By fabian55
Hello, Im not a professional or contract so this...

Hello, Im not a professional or contract so this is just my view. Firstly I would try to figure out why the low spots? Is it the actual mud bed that has the low spot or did the tiles in the middle of...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-13-2021, 07:55 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
Thanks Jadnashua, the riser pipe is 2" in...

Thanks Jadnashua, the riser pipe is 2" in diameter and sticks up about 1.25" from the slab, so I should probably just trim the pipe down about 1/2" and not put the linear drain all the way in and add...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-12-2021, 03:35 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
Good Day, finally getting to the phase of putting...

Good Day, finally getting to the phase of putting in the Mud Floor. The Linear drain slides into the 2in drain pipe and fits perfect, in this case, Im assuming no rubber coupling is needed since the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-05-2021, 05:13 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
Hey CX, 1" meaning the pipe length above the...

Hey CX, 1" meaning the pipe length above the slab, its a 2" round pipe. Well its good to know that in that small area, I can go above the 2" thickness in size for the bed, Thank You, it will have me...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-05-2021, 10:00 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By fabian55
Only posting this update incase any other person...

Only posting this update incase any other person runs into the same issue.

After 2 days of research due to the 1" riser pipe on slab, plus the new drain height on bonded drain, maximum Mortar bed...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-04-2021, 11:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 256
Posted By fabian55
Good to know that..

Good to know that..
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-04-2021, 10:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 256
Posted By fabian55
Hi, I did a bit more research and Laticrete...

Hi, I did a bit more research and Laticrete linear drain are meant for Liquid Membrane, I only found Schluter linear drain to have the extra membrane you speak of. Here is the quote from the Tile...
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