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Forum: Remodeling 05-24-2015, 08:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 11,571
Posted By daxsmith
Now that I'm done I can say that I do have the...

Now that I'm done I can say that I do have the coverage down. Isn't that the way it always goes? :blink:
Forum: Tiling 05-16-2015, 09:13 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,699
Posted By PrecisionFloors
No way in hell I'd use cbu in that scenario. No...

No way in hell I'd use cbu in that scenario. No way no how.
Forum: Marketing & Sales 05-14-2015, 10:53 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 10,652
Posted By TNTRenovate
My first batch I got embroidered. They were great...

My first batch I got embroidered. They were great and have held up quite well for 6 years. This batch I ordered printed. I could get something on the back printed.
Forum: Tiling 05-09-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,579
Posted By HS345
Exactly, which is why it is up to us to educate...

Exactly, which is why it is up to us to educate ourselves.
Forum: Tiling 05-09-2015, 08:53 AM
Replies: 4,097
Views: 479,010
Posted By overanalyze
I really really like Opticolor!! Since Menards...

I really really like Opticolor!! Since Menards ditched Mapei I have to order now and the Kerapoxy was quicker to get. I felt it installed and cleaned as well or maybe a tiny bit better than...
Forum: Tiling 05-09-2015, 08:48 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,579
Posted By HS345
I got to tour the Ardex manufacturing plant in...

I got to tour the Ardex manufacturing plant in Pittsburgh once. Their control room for the manufacturing process looks like something straight out of NASA. And they really do have a laboratory where...
Forum: Tiling 05-08-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,579
Posted By HS345
Oh yes you are. If you use modified thinset over...

Oh yes you are. If you use modified thinset over Kerdi you run the risk of starting a chain reaction that could ultimately destroy the universe.

Which is why my go-to over Kerdi is Ardex X-5....
Forum: Tiling 05-07-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,579
Posted By charimon
no It will not they will be fine

no It will not
they will be fine
Forum: Tiling 05-07-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,579
Posted By GO Remodeling
Depending on the glass tile size. The thinset...

Depending on the glass tile size. The thinset dries from the outside edge to the center of the tile. A large glass tile could take a several days longer to dry thoroughly. I haven't had any problems...
Forum: Tiling 05-04-2015, 09:20 PM
Replies: 4,097
Views: 479,010
Posted By overanalyze
So here is something that may be useful to...

So here is something that may be useful to someone...today I was tiling the mixer valve wall. I used the Kerdi valve gasket. I couldn't find anything quick to mark the radius on the tile. The DVD...
Forum: Tiling 05-02-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 26,218
Posted By TaylorMadeAB
Mapei Ultracolour CQ

I just checked the receipt and it was it was Mapei Flexcolour, #77 Frost. Every tub I've used has been 1/2 full with a Mapei sponge inside. It's a 1 gallon tub, costs about $90.

I just watched the...
Forum: Tiling 05-02-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 26,218
Posted By GO Remodeling
I stand corrected. They do say it can be used...

I stand corrected. They do say it can be used outdoors.

From Mapei website:

MAPEI Flexcolor CQ is a professional-grade, ready-to-use specialty grout for precision commercial and residential...
Forum: Tiling 05-02-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,983
Posted By CarpenterSFO
Feels like stepping over dollars to pick up...

Feels like stepping over dollars to pick up dimes, to me. The exception might be a single piece top.

I've had a few fabrications go wrong, and was glad not to be the one paying for the mistakes.
Forum: Tiling 05-01-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 16,604
Posted By Inner10
I may even own a pair of those pliers!

I may even own a pair of those pliers!
Forum: Tiling 04-28-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,712
Posted By GO Remodeling
Exactly!! Also, Noble is thicker. Make sure to...

Exactly!! Also, Noble is thicker. Make sure to lay Noble so seams drain,
Forum: Tiling 04-28-2015, 12:04 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 35,971
Posted By blazer_bum
Mapecem Premix was not a stock product at Lowe's....

Mapecem Premix was not a stock product at Lowe's. There isn't a comparable product on Lowe's shelves.
Forum: Tiling 04-26-2015, 11:11 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,329
Posted By charimon
Here is a great question. Is a tool that is 6/10...

Here is a great question. Is a tool that is 6/10 good for the occasional user in a professional situation?

My answer is probably for the simple reason that the user would never know how much...
Forum: Tiling 04-24-2015, 05:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,860
Posted By Spencer
As an update for future thread searchers... ...

As an update for future thread searchers...

I got the RT3 blade. It worked great on the little glass pieces I had to do. I was very impressed. It does need to be used on a wet saw. Take the water...
Forum: Marketing & Sales 04-23-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,876
Posted By BradingCon
They want 20% of sale price?!?! Given the...

They want 20% of sale price?!?! Given the average profit of a contractor is somewhere around 8% you are expected to take a major loss on the project or mark the price up 20% higher than you would...
Forum: Tiling 04-22-2015, 06:35 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,633
Posted By PrecisionFloors
Holy ****. This has to take the train wreck award...

Holy ****. This has to take the train wreck award for the flooring section, at least in recent history. I don't even care who's right - shut the **** up lmao.

P.s - TNT, you've gotten into it with...
Forum: Tiling 04-22-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,633
Posted By Knight-Builder
It's Schluter I tells ya! They're the root of all...

It's Schluter I tells ya! They're the root of all evil :laughing:
Forum: Tiling 04-22-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,329
Posted By PrecisionFloors
Sigma 24" push cutter. The price difference for...

Sigma 24" push cutter. The price difference for the extra capacity is negligible IMO. I'd rather have the capacity and not need it than vice versa. I love my Sigma. The RTC cutters look nice too.
Forum: Tiling 04-22-2015, 05:41 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,633
Posted By HS345
Unmodified to install Kerdi over drywall. Though,...

Unmodified to install Kerdi over drywall. Though, personally, I use Versabond under, Ardex X5 over. :D
Forum: Tiling 04-22-2015, 05:31 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,712
Posted By MIKE ANTONETTI
Let's call it efflorescence coming from the...

Let's call it efflorescence coming from the portland underneath which is common problem as moisture moves bringing minerals to surface .
Forum: Tiling 04-21-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,633
Posted By Creter
Xtreme is that on underlayment or the actual...

Xtreme is that on underlayment or the actual subfloor?
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