I inherited a 3/8" square notched trowel and a 3/16" v-notched trowel. Which is the correct for laying down a coat of thin-set prior to attaching 6" x 24" tile to a wall? When is the correct time ...
I picked up some DiamondBack CBU to tile a shower enclosure, as it seems like it would be a lot easier to work with than Hardibacker (I can't cut the stuff without making a huge dusty mess, so if you ...
We hired a contractor to remodel our master bathroom. For the tile installation in the shower, he started with a float-cement backing. To show quick progress, he rushed through this step and the final ...
I tiled my shower niche last night, this is my first step tiling the bathroom, today I'll move on to walls etc. I used white thinset, and some portions of the tile turned dark after installation. I ...
My basement has been prone to getting water for many years before I bought the house. We're having the basement walls repaired (excavated outside) & sealed. So this problem should go away. The ...
Have a granite cap to add around a pillar. Was given thin-set mortar to use at hardware store. Mixed as per instructions and applied. Think it was a bit too thin and now it has rounded at the edges ...
I've been looking at tearing out my fiberglass shower, installing Kerdi, and re-tiling the whole thing. During my research into this project, I've come across quite a few forums that have members ...