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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-05-2019, 08:04 PM
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Posted By BrendonTW
Ok, so best bet is to go ahead and redo floor...

Ok, so best bet is to go ahead and redo floor where slats are as well, then second layer of subfloor across the entire first layer of subfloor, opposite direction to first layer I assume. Then self...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-05-2019, 12:47 PM
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Views: 788
Posted By BrendonTW
What if I pour the self leveling compound, then...

What if I pour the self leveling compound, then another layer of 1/2”, then the ditra?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-05-2019, 12:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 788
Posted By BrendonTW
Will do. Figured it would be better a separate...

Will do. Figured it would be better a separate thread since it’s a different topic someone might search titles only for.

It is not a high traffic area, except for a 30” section which is the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-05-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 788
Posted By BrendonTW
New wall location is that 4.5” open particle...

New wall location is that 4.5” open particle board area. Bottom plate is sitting there.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-05-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 788
Posted By BrendonTW
Sorry for sideways pics. 210322 210325

Sorry for sideways pics.

210322

210325
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-05-2019, 12:07 PM
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Views: 788
Posted By BrendonTW
(Picture) New tile over two types of sub floor

I am building a new bathroom. I have removed subfloor and beefed up the joists by sistering.

Subfloor prior was slats. Now is 3/4 T&G. Planning to install ditra prior to 12x24 tiles. I am going...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-22-2019, 06:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 788
Posted By BrendonTW
Makes sense. Thanks for the help all. I’m...

Makes sense. Thanks for the help all. I’m assuming my beam is strong enough. I can’t really find any information as to how I can check that.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-22-2019, 05:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 788
Posted By BrendonTW
Might throw nails in every 3-4” as well for safety

Might throw nails in every 3-4” as well for safety
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-22-2019, 05:37 PM
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Views: 788
Posted By BrendonTW
Making some progress. Two more to go. Two of them...

Making some progress. Two more to go. Two of them went between two
Old joists. This throws the o.c. spacing off a bit but I think this should still be ok based off of the calculator. Used 3” screws...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-22-2019, 03:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 788
Posted By BrendonTW
Yes, I should have been more alarmed as I posted...

Yes, I should have been more alarmed as I posted that. I was incorrect. It is made of 3 2x12’s.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-22-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 788
Posted By BrendonTW
Those are also 11.5 to the next beam.

Those are also 11.5 to the next beam.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-22-2019, 11:29 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 788
Posted By BrendonTW
Beam span is about 12’ and is made of 2 2x8 or...

Beam span is about 12’ and is made of 2 2x8 or 2x10 (need to measure). Yes, bathroom (toilet and shower area) extend about 3’ to the opposite side of the beam. As mentioned, the shower portion is...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-22-2019, 10:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 788
Posted By BrendonTW
Thanks for your reply. So I need to either...

Thanks for your reply.

So I need to either double the number of joists by adding them in the middle, or sister the new joints to the existing?

That shouldn’t be a problem. Is it imperative...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-22-2019, 09:20 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 788
Posted By BrendonTW
(Picture) Blocking vs adding extra joists prior to tile install

Hello all, newbie here. Homeowner, not contractor.

I am in the processing of adding a new bathroom to the second floor of our house.

I am attaching a picture. I am needing to know if I need to...
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