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Laticrete Hydroban waterproofing membrane installed over a traditional lath and mortar bed shower
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Schluter kerdi membrane installed over a traditional 2 coat lath and mortar bed.
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Floating shower walls for a flat, plumb and square substrate prior to waterproofing and installing tile.
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Floated shower, ready for shower pan and waterproofing
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Traditional mortar shower walls, contouring the wall mud for a quarter round tile trim
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Laticrete Hydroban shower pan ready for flood test.
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Installing float strips for a traditional 2 coat mortar floated shower
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Kerdi membrane installed over a mortar floated shower with a Noble Company linear drain
“linear drain” — stephengellis
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Schluter kerdi shower pan and Mapei Aqua Defense waterproofing installed over mortar floated walls
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Mapei Aqua Defense liquid waterproofing membrane
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Prepping a shower with traditional 2 coat lath and mortar float for flat, plumb and square walls.
“California bath” — annabellevergiels
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Prepping a shower bench with traditional lath and mortar method
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Installing 5/8" AC plywood and Schluter Ditra Mat over an existing plywood subfloor to stiffen it up for a lasting tile installation. This floor sat over 24" OC joists and wasnt suitable for tile before we added the additional plywood. The correct subfloor prep is crucial for a lasting tile floor.
“Ditra” — withiam
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In this master bathroom we installed SunTouch warm wire floor heat and then a 1 1/4" mortar bed for a flat and level and very solid substrate to install the marble mosaics over.
“Sill gasket so thinset doesn't stick to walls,keep space around for expansion, fill with silicone be” — dmkumpf
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This is the Laticrete Hydroban waterproofing and shower pan liner in preparation for the install of a Quartz Aco linear drain.
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2 pound spray foam being installed in the wall cavities of this steam shower. Proper insulation is crucial to the performance and longevity of any steam shower.
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2 pound spray foam being installed in the wall cavities of this steam shower. Proper insulation is crucial to the performance and longevity of any steam shower.
“bench seat in shower” — Stephanie Trotter
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Setting wood screed sticks over a scratch coat in this master steam shower in preparation to float the walls with mortar. This allows me to get all my walls precisely square, flat and plumb over the imperfect framing. Mortar floated walls are also ideal for a steam shower as they are extremely stable in an area that will experience huge rapid temperature changes. The mud wil...More
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Flat and monolithic mortar walls are ideal for installing tile and will most likely outlast any other substrate product on the market.
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Installing Sun Touch Warm Wire heat cables on the steam shower bench for a nice warm seat.
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