Got My Floor In :) Sans Grout

enduringOctober 31, 2012

High everyone. Good news. At last my floor is set! I have cleaned the stone, put sealer on it, twice.

I still have to clean the thinset out of the grout spaces better, then grout it. I will caulk around the threshold.

The tile is Brazilian black slate that I cut in half from 12x12. I have radiant heating under this.

Here it is:

Space ship's view:

Trust me, I've got some lippage going on:

I will be slowly posting the progress of this extremely slow remodel.

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Pipdog

beautiful!! love it!

    Bookmark   November 1, 2012 at 1:23AM
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pricklypearcactus

Fantastic! You've done a wonderful job and the floor looks amazing.

    Bookmark   November 1, 2012 at 10:05AM
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enduring

Thanks Pipdog and Pricklypear, I keep chugging along.

    Bookmark   November 1, 2012 at 10:33AM
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cat_mom

It looks great! You do such nice work!!!

    Bookmark   November 1, 2012 at 11:19AM
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williamsem

That floor is beautiful! It has such a rich color to it. And the pattern looks perfect, great job!

    Bookmark   November 1, 2012 at 11:27AM
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writersblock

I'm so impressed with your tiling ability, enduring. It looks fabulous.

    Bookmark   November 1, 2012 at 12:34PM
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enduring

Thanks so much you guys. I could not have even imagined doing this if it wasn't for all the help and encouragement from you all. This is a great forum, but we all know that don't we!

    Bookmark   November 1, 2012 at 2:57PM
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enduring

Updating this thread to include at least one picture of the floor without the grout. Someone had wanted to see, and noted the pictures where missing. I don't know what i meant by a "spaceship view" maybe too much wine that night.

maybe this is the space ship view:

    Bookmark   November 12, 2013 at 6:51PM
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williamsem

Wow, that was a year ago?! How long have I been lost in renovationland?

Still looks stunning, one of my favorite floors.

    Bookmark   November 12, 2013 at 8:34PM
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enduring

Yes and now I'm in the same country you are, with my second bathroom that I swore I wasn't going to do for several years. But I tore it out within the month of finishing this one, with plans drawn up before I finished this 1st one.

Now I take a bath every day in here because the shower, etc on the new one is getting done at a snails pace. But thats how I roll :)

    Bookmark   November 12, 2013 at 8:40PM
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