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Forum: Drywall 05-04-2013, 12:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,423
Posted By Tim0282
We use white glue. Buy it in a gallon jug and add...

We use white glue. Buy it in a gallon jug and add just a little water to it so it flows easier. Roll it on to anything and anything will stick to it. Works great when a homeowner has scraped off most...
Forum: Drywall 08-10-2011, 09:17 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 54,635
Posted By Tim0282
Big difference in glue. I have only used white...

Big difference in glue. I have only used white glue. Like Elmers.

I put in about two ounces in a five. Doesn't take much to make it creamy.

Trim Tex sells something along the line of glue....
Forum: Drywall 06-08-2011, 09:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,263
Posted By Tim0282
Hi Paul, What do you mean on the 20/40 mix? I...

Hi Paul,
What do you mean on the 20/40 mix? I like your picture from your website. Just haven't had much luck doing it. Mine doesn't look right.
Forum: Drywall 06-05-2011, 11:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,778
Posted By Tim0282
Best not to use hot mud in a bazooka. Hard to...

Best not to use hot mud in a bazooka.
Hard to get all of the residue out if the pump and the tube.
Big deal if the mud sets in your tube.

You will need a pump and a goose neck to fill the...
Forum: Drywall 02-14-2011, 10:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 22,015
Posted By Tim0282
Do you know you can adjust the regulator? There...

Do you know you can adjust the regulator? There is a phillips head screw on top of the regulator. Turn it one way or another to adjust. You can take out all of the fumes. You are burning too raw gas....
Forum: Drywall 02-02-2011, 10:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 22,015
Posted By Tim0282
I use a Fostoria 15KW electric portable. Easily...

I use a Fostoria 15KW electric portable. Easily heats a two story 2000Sq. Ft house. No smell and dries the mud fast. Great heaters. I like the electric furnace idea, too.
Forum: Drywall 12-31-2010, 05:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,033
Posted By Tim0282
I've done it. It works good and just makes the...

I've done it. It works good and just makes the plaster kind of creamy and sets as fast as the fast set mud states. (20,45,60, or whatever) You'll probably do it that way all the time, now. :)
Forum: Drywall 11-08-2010, 08:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 23,567
Posted By Tim0282
Spraying knockdown over paint is tough. Well the...

Spraying knockdown over paint is tough. Well the spraying part is easy enough, it's the knockdown that is hard. It always wants to slide, so you don't get much texture out of it. When spraying over...
Forum: Drywall 07-31-2010, 11:46 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,654
Posted By Tim0282
Had a contractor wanting to subtract footage for...

Had a contractor wanting to subtract footage for windows, doors, outlets and such. Told him I could add since they were put in and I had to work around them. Two way street. :rolleyes:
Forum: Drywall 07-16-2010, 06:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,531
Posted By Tim0282
Me too!!;)

Me too!!;)
Forum: Drywall 07-15-2010, 07:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,311
Posted By Tim0282
Have you had the flashing problem using box mud...

Have you had the flashing problem using box mud to texture with? Or do you use the dry in a bag labled texture? (Flashing the mud versuses paper on raw rock)
Forum: Drywall 07-03-2010, 02:29 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,529
Posted By Tim0282
Still don't think It's a good idea. Strictly my...

Still don't think It's a good idea. Strictly my opnion. Don't think it changes the mud enough to warrant the 2 bucks or so on the detergent. Or the 2 seconds it takes to put it in the mud. Now if we...
Forum: Drywall 06-12-2010, 05:29 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 16,803
Posted By Tim0282
I guess we live and work pretty sheltered here on...

I guess we live and work pretty sheltered here on the "main land". I am going to ask my supply house on Monday when I order rock. Say Jody, I need 6 sheets of 2 and 3/4 inch drywall for around the...
Forum: Drywall 02-28-2010, 04:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,834
Posted By Tim0282
We use the Tape Tech 3". Easy roll.(the one with...

We use the Tape Tech 3". Easy roll.(the one with wheels). Follow up the next coat with a NorthStar 3.5. Works great together. Use to use the 3 inch, then 2 inch. Seems the recession is too...
Forum: Drywall 02-21-2010, 03:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,500
Posted By Tim0282
They might close up a lot with some humidity. If...

They might close up a lot with some humidity. If most of the cracks are in the corners, I guess you'd be fine with caulking and painting.
Forum: Drywall 02-19-2010, 08:47 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 101,382
Posted By Tim0282
I have rarely primed before texturing. Don't see...

I have rarely primed before texturing. Don't see the advantage. You would still have to prime after texture, if you prime before. Just don't get why it stops the telegraphing. If you prime over...
Forum: Drywall 01-03-2010, 07:22 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 202,658
Posted By Tim0282
Sure have.... That is why I don't buy USG Plus...

Sure have.... That is why I don't buy USG Plus 3.... I can add my own air if I want any added.
Forum: Drywall 11-24-2009, 10:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,211
Posted By Tim0282
Take your time and material and add it up, then...

Take your time and material and add it up, then divide by the square footage of the project. Theres your square foot price. Every job varies, so how would you have a set in stone number? :no:
Forum: Drywall 10-21-2009, 09:56 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,440
Posted By Tim0282
That's a good one Capt. And I'd agree with you.

That's a good one Capt. And I'd agree with you.
Forum: Drywall 08-07-2009, 07:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,899
Posted By Tim0282
Prime with an oil base primer, then skim the wall...

Prime with an oil base primer, then skim the wall with mud and sand, prime and paint. Tough luck there. If you do enough work, these things are bound to happen. Just a matter of time. It's part of...
Forum: Drywall 07-10-2009, 09:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,112
Posted By Tim0282
What is the difference between the 90 and the Ap?...

What is the difference between the 90 and the Ap? Isn't it just that the 90 has a setting agent in it? I'm not convinced there is more or less glue in one or the other. Just if you feel the need to...
Forum: Drywall 04-30-2009, 08:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 19,211
Posted By Tim0282
Most likely moisture from the insulation being...

Most likely moisture from the insulation being moved. Moisture will go to the coldest spot. so you have condensation. Viola, the texture will have moisture damage just like a leak in the roof or...
Forum: Drywall 04-24-2009, 07:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 9,823
Posted By Tim0282
Skim Concrete walls

Have any of you guys skimmed semi smooth poured concrete walls? And what did you use? This guy wants them smooth to paint.
Forum: Drywall 04-21-2009, 10:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 32,491
Posted By Tim0282
Yea... for the last fifteen years or so.

Yea... for the last fifteen years or so.
Forum: Drywall 04-06-2009, 08:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,762
Posted By Tim0282
I don't miter it. Just overlap. We sure like the...

I don't miter it. Just overlap. We sure like the product. Better on inside off angles. Then run the second and third coats with a nail spotter. Two inch then three inch. Fast and makes a nice clean...
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