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10-20-15, 11:57 AM
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Posted By dannieboiz

DIY shower pans, which way to go?

I have a shower opening of 33x42 which I can't find a Tile Redi pan that fit the size. Thinking I may have to DIY it. I've done lots of remodel but never a shower pan. I think the Tile Redi system is...
10-16-15, 07:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 757
Posted By dannieboiz

i did some research and I think I'll stick with...

i did some research and I think I'll stick with the proven copper pipes.
10-13-15, 08:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 757
Posted By dannieboiz

PEX pipes instead of copper and a sizing question

I'm getting ready to repipe the old galvanize pipes in the house and came across PEX pipe. Does anyone have experience with the durability of these pipes? I'm in Northern California so I'm not...
Replies: 3
Views: 3,502
Posted By dannieboiz

Yes, the replacement is very straight forward. If...

Yes, the replacement is very straight forward. If it's not leaking from the connection you can most likely buy just the cartridge like I did and pop it in. Becareful with the O-rings falling off when...
10-12-15, 08:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 524
Posted By dannieboiz

it's actually pebbled mosiac tile like this ...

it's actually pebbled mosiac tile like this

Mini Pebble Tile Mosaic - Modern - Mosaic Tile - santa barbara - by Zen Paradise, Inc....
10-12-15, 07:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 524
Posted By dannieboiz

Tiled shower pan more likely to leak?

We had our heart set on having a pebble tiled shower floor.

I had a contractor come to bid on the job and he recommended against doing this in the upstairs bathroom. He said he gets a lot of...
Forum: Water Heaters
10-12-15, 12:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 826
Posted By dannieboiz

Is 1.05 therms/day a lot for hot water heater to use?

I turn off all my gas appliances beside the hot water heater. Looks like it's pulling 1.1 therms a day. I believe it's a 40g tank 17 years old and it's on my to do list. Just wondering if that's the...
10-09-15, 04:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,146
Posted By dannieboiz

No worries, I'm greatful for the questions as you...

No worries, I'm greatful for the questions as you have some I didn't think of.

Closet behind vanity is almost the entire width of the vanity plus the toilet wall. I don't believe any to be load...
10-09-15, 04:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,146
Posted By dannieboiz

played around with the different configuration...

played around with the different configuration and here are two idea. If the wife's clothes isn't in the way I'd just get rid of the closet and have a very large bathroom with a soaking tub.

Just...
10-09-15, 03:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,146
Posted By dannieboiz

Behind the Closet is the stairway behind the...

Behind the Closet is the stairway

behind the vanity is another closet. Vanity is a single bowl and we'll keep it a single bowl 50" with 2 bowls would feel cramped. Our old house had double vanity...
10-09-15, 02:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,146
Posted By dannieboiz

Yah that design is really odd to start with. I...

Yah that design is really odd to start with. I moved in a year ago and I used this bathroom no more than 10 times. I hate it...

Here's a simple layout with as many details I can think of.
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10-09-15, 11:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,146
Posted By dannieboiz

Combine toilet and shower, one large shower pan?

We'll be remodeling our master bath to make it feel more open. The toilet and the shower stall currently have a sliding shower door separating them and a door that separate the stalls from the...
08-02-15, 06:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 765
Posted By dannieboiz

There are 3 vents on the same wall, one is almost...

There are 3 vents on the same wall, one is almost directly behind our kitchen sink, the other two are just out of no where.

The pipe I'd like to tap into is the one closest to the kitchen sink...
08-01-15, 12:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 765
Posted By dannieboiz

ABS drain pipe on the exterior walls?

Just curious in if anyone has seen this before. In the exterior of my house, there are Y ABS pipes with threaded caps that appears to be going to the drain. What are they meant for? Im thinking about...
06-12-15, 04:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 985
Posted By dannieboiz

So I went and look at my duct work. The house is...

So I went and look at my duct work. The house is over 30 years old with the original furnace. I imagine the system was not very well designed. From what I can see, from the blower, there's a single...
06-12-15, 12:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 985
Posted By dannieboiz

My furnace is in the garage and from what I can...

My furnace is in the garage and from what I can see, a single 12" (maybe 10) goes into a splitter one goes up and one down. I think I should be able to simply add the damper on the one going down and...
06-11-15, 10:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 985
Posted By dannieboiz

Automatic damper to close off the entire downstairs?

We have a single zone hvac systemis it possible to add a damper to close off the entire downstairs and add a toggle switch so when it's bed time I just close off the downstairs duct to push all the...
06-11-15, 10:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,172
Posted By dannieboiz

I trace the issue down to a tstat issue. I tracr...

I trace the issue down to a tstat issue. I tracr my wire down discovered that got the contractor wire and furnace wire crossed. I switch the wire and now learned that my w wire is stuck at always...
06-07-15, 09:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,172
Posted By dannieboiz

Ac compressor wont turn off

My ac compressor keeps on running even if the t stat is set to off or cooled enough and the fan shuts off. The only way to shut it off is pull the t start or if i set it on to heat and let the heater...
05-05-15, 05:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 658
Posted By dannieboiz

Ouch! whats the finish that? Ill be...

Ouch!

whats the finish that? Ill be applying dryvit over it which gives some waterproofing or it doesn't matter?
05-05-15, 04:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 658
Posted By dannieboiz

I don't plan on sitting the hardi on the ground....

I don't plan on sitting the hardi on the ground. Thinking shimming it up 1/8 to 1/4" it's mainly for cosmetic reasons. I don't want to the bottom to look like it's sloping.
05-05-15, 11:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 658
Posted By dannieboiz

Would Hardiboard hold with glue?

I'm building an BBQ Island would like to add a 1.5" strip of hardiboard at the bottom to trim it out and cover the shim gaps. Can I use something like tightbond ii to glue the hardiboard to...
Replies: 4
Views: 3,333
Posted By dannieboiz

perfect, thanks for the quick answer

perfect, thanks for the quick answer
Replies: 4
Views: 3,333
Posted By dannieboiz

Angle bars vs flat bars stregnth

I need to put some support under a granite countertop. Instead of making actual support brackets, I want to use steel bars running across the counter extended out 10" to support a 12" over hang....
04-26-15, 08:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 904
Posted By dannieboiz

And i also realized that theres no power to it...

And i also realized that theres no power to it until the button is pressed lol
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