May 14, 2014
I was getting ready to replace a shower-curtain rod in my home with fittings mounted on glazed tile. I wasn’t looking forward to starting a masonry bit on the glazed…
October 25, 2013
Learn how to protect vulnerable areas by applying a waterproof seal called a liquid membrane.
Learn how to choose and apply a bonding material, layout and space glass tile as well as tricks on ensuring that every tile is set properly.
Learn how to locate and install an out-of-the-box bench frame that’s ready to be tiled.
Learn tricks for locating a niche, cutting the tile backer, building the sides and ensuring the base won’t collect water.
Learn how to install field tile on the shower stall wall, keeping it straight with a ledger and aligned as the installation progresses.
Learn how to complete the shower pan by applying the membrane and setting the drain-flange depth.
Learn how to use the story pole to locate bench seats and shampoo nooks as well as avoid unsightly layout problems down the road.
Learn the first steps to installing a quality shower pan using the popular Kerdi membrane including tips on how to make water-tight corners.
Learn how cut, fit it in place, make cutouts for plumbing fixtures, and effectively strengthen backer board around corners and shelves.
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