How to Build a Curbless Shower (Part 2: Waterproof Shower Walls) — by Home Repair Tutor

By Grover Koelpin 27 comments

In today’s video we’re going to show you how to waterproof the walls of a curbless shower surround. Now, what made this particularly challenging was the fact that there’s a window inside the shower. But we used HYDRO BAN Board to simplify this process and make the walls 100% waterproof. We’re going to install HYDRO […]

How to Fix a Leaky Faucet (Spout Leak!) in a Bathroom — by Home Repair Tutor

By Grover Koelpin 2 comments

So today I’m going to share with you how to fix a leaky faucet. Now if you’re looking for a tutorial on how to fix a leaky faucet that is dripping from the handle or dripping from the spout, you can watch one here for Delta, and you can watch one here for Moen. All […]

Regrout Shower Floor Tile (Quick Tips)

By Grover Koelpin 8 comments

Hey, guys! Today we’re going to share how to regrout a tile shower floor. Some of the grout on certain spots on this shower floor have popped out and are missing, but the grout that we used four years ago was overall really holding up very, very well. And we’re going to share with you […]

Planning DITRA-HEAT Installation: Schluter Curbless Shower (Part 4)

By Grover Koelpin 6 comments

We get this question a lot, and that is: How do you plan a Ditra-Heat installation, specifically, how do you choose how much mat to get and how much cable to use for your bathroom project? So in our latest project, we heated the curbless shower pan area, and we also heated the main bathroom […]

How to Fix Leaky Copper Pipes from a Bathroom…WITHOUT Soldering — by Home Repair Tutor

By Grover Koelpin 100 comments

So if I look a little disheveled it’s because my wife called me—I’m at the grocery store; it’s Sunday night—she told me that there is a leak in our kitchen ceiling. There’s water coming out of the recess light. So I’m going to go home, I’m going to drive home, and I’m going to show […]

How to paint a straight ceiling line (in a bathroom) — by Home Repair Tutor

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How to paint a straight ceiling line, that’s the question, right? Hi there. I’m Jeff with Home Repair Tutor. And in this video I’m going to share with you how to clean up messy paint lines between two dissimilar colors. So here we are in a pink bathroom that I’ve been working on for who […]

7 Quick Tub Shower Remodel Tips

By Grover Koelpin 9 comments

I’m going to give you 7 tips on strategizing on remodeling a tub/shower combo. Particularly, every bathroom should pretty much start out with a level floor. So tip #1 is to always start out with a level floor. And whether that means if you’re ¼ inch or less, I consider that level. You can make […]

Schluter®-DITRA Over Wood in a Bathroom (Part 1) – by Home Repair Tutor

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Before I head inside, let me explain what we’re going to be doing here. We’re going to show you how to install Schluter DITRA on wood plywood. So in this video you’re going to get all the tips and tricks that you need to do this yourself. And in the end, we’ve got a really […]

Schluter Shower Part 1: Drywall and Wide Roll Kerdi Membrane

By Grover Koelpin 13 comments

Today is going to be an absolute beautiful day in Pittsburg, and we don’t want to spend the entire time putting in a shower. So we’re going to show you how to do a Schluter shower installation. This is going to be part 1, so this video will be part 1. And we’ll share with […]

How to Install a Shower Curb Top in Subway Tile Shower

By Grover Koelpin 11 comments

Hey, guys! In the last video, we showed you how to tile a shower wall using subway tile. In today’s video, we’re going to show you how to install the quartz curb top for this shower and also how to start the tiling process for the shower bench, specifically the side of the bench. And […]