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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-24-2021, 04:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,213
Posted By hiddenhype
Thank you for telling me the hard truth cx :cry: ...

Thank you for telling me the hard truth cx :cry:

We still have our previous general contractor to finish the job and it seems that the tiler wants to have the GC handle finishing the window. And...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-23-2021, 09:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,213
Posted By hiddenhype
Including more reference images.

The framing and sill look to be just a little over 1/2". I couldn't seem to find any examples of how this window was waterproofed and aesthetically built.

The framing and sill are very shallow. I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-18-2021, 01:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,213
Posted By hiddenhype
Shower Window Waterproofing

Update: I was able to find a new tiler who would be using the schluter-kerdi system to waterproof and then tile our shower.

One of the things he mentioned asking our GC was regarding the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-23-2021, 11:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,213
Posted By hiddenhype
Done! Hopefully I'll get some traction there

Done! Hopefully I'll get some traction there
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 07-23-2021, 11:10 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 155
Posted By hiddenhype
Looking for a Schluter pro in the Greater Boston Area (MA)

Here is the thread of the history of what has happened thus far (https://www.johnbridge.com/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=131251)

I am also okay with a traditional shower installer using CBU/RedGard...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-23-2021, 10:49 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,213
Posted By hiddenhype
@CX Is there a way to see my edited history? Or...

@CX Is there a way to see my edited history? Or is that not available?
Edit: Nevermind, I've found it and have reinstated it back into post #11

Also does anyone have a reference to any reputable...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-22-2021, 09:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,213
Posted By hiddenhype
When the first installment was done, they didn't...

When the first installment was done, they didn't preslope, installed the liner, "sloped" mortar on top of the liner, and then not within 2 hours used thinset and tiled. So in a matter of a morning...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-22-2021, 07:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,213
Posted By hiddenhype
I got up the nerve to tell the GC all my concerns...

I got up the nerve to tell the GC all my concerns in an email:

Uncover weep holes (is this possible or do they need to replace it?)
Wait for mortar to set before tiling (they didnt wait for...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-21-2021, 01:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,213
Posted By hiddenhype
This is our first construction project ever so we...

This is our first construction project ever so we are struggling to navigate through this.

We can't communicate with any of the tile installers they sent our way unfortunately so my questions in...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-21-2021, 01:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,213
Posted By hiddenhype
Quick update: the liner was installed with the...

Quick update: the liner was installed with the outside curb with a cement board screwed in. And some white substance on the shower drain. Picture of progress is attached.

I talked to the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-21-2021, 12:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,213
Posted By hiddenhype
Shower Slope Help (Bench, Niche, Curb)

Hi all, long story short. We are recently renovating our bathroom with a GC. When we got to tiling the shower, I noticed that the subcontractor did not build a preslope nor wait for the mortar on top...
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