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Forum: Technology 06-28-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,632
Posted By gideond
Most people hate Win8 for one reason. It's got a...

Most people hate Win8 for one reason. It's got a stupid UI. The OS itself is fine. The UI is non-intuitive and they changed so many things just to change them. They didn't exactly make any...
Forum: Technology 06-28-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,632
Posted By gideond
Just uninstall Update KB3035583 to get rid of the...

Just uninstall Update KB3035583 to get rid of the annoying upgrade notice.


There is a lot to be wary of with Win10, especially in a business environment. Last bad news I heard is that once they...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 03-14-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,612
Posted By gideond
These coatings have an elastomeric component to...

These coatings have an elastomeric component to them. If the thing isn't sealed on all 6 sides moisture gets in and bubbles it up like a balloon.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 02-16-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,286
Posted By gideond
I sell P&L, which is a branch of SW. No shortages...

I sell P&L, which is a branch of SW. No shortages at all here. Usually SW withholds materials from it's offshoot product lines before it's core brand.
Forum: Flooring 02-16-2015, 06:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,783
Posted By gideond
CEG-Lite is a nightmare to work with anyway. At...

CEG-Lite is a nightmare to work with anyway. At least compared to Spectralock or Opticolor. Unless they've updated the formula in the last couple of years.
Forum: Flooring 02-14-2015, 06:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,783
Posted By gideond
Laticrete Spectralock 2000 IG. This is the kind...

Laticrete Spectralock 2000 IG. This is the kind of application it's made for.
Forum: Technology 01-12-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,353
Posted By gideond
I wasn't trying to say DB should be avoided like...

I wasn't trying to say DB should be avoided like the plague. I was just warning that there have been a lot of issues reported like this recently. Just be aware that it's happening in case you run...
Forum: Technology 01-11-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,101
Posted By gideond
IE has never been good with security. They get it...

IE has never been good with security. They get it up to snuff and all of a sudden it the worst one on the list again. They are in the process of abandoning IE and creating a whole new browser. I'd...
Forum: Technology 01-10-2015, 10:09 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,101
Posted By gideond
Glad to be of help. I haven't used Avira or AVG...

Glad to be of help. I haven't used Avira or AVG in a long while. AVG started getting very bloated so I ditched it for Avast and never looked back. It's current incarnation is probably just fine....
Forum: Technology 01-07-2015, 08:33 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,101
Posted By gideond
If possible, download those items to a thumb...

If possible, download those items to a thumb drive from a clean computer to avoid the download issues. Sounds like you have a browser highjack redirecting you.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 12-25-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 9,252
Posted By gideond
The product was only bought a couple of months...

The product was only bought a couple of months ago. The shop was around 60 degrees consistently. I put one coat on with a brush and it was a thin coat. Two days later I scuff sanded and applied a...
Forum: Websites and SEO 12-20-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,649
Posted By gideond
All my sites got hit with it on a shared hosting...

All my sites got hit with it on a shared hosting account. Most likely due to the RevSlider exploit. I had several layers of security in place as well, but if there are no definition files available...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 11-19-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,741
Posted By gideond
Portland is definitely stronger than gypsum, but...

Portland is definitely stronger than gypsum, but they will both burnish and pick up dirt easily. They are just very porous surfaces without a layer of protection on them.
Forum: Technology 10-19-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,595
Posted By gideond
Navfree USA is not that great depending on where...

Navfree USA is not that great depending on where you are, but it's still one of the better free GPS apps out there. I have the entire state of Virginia downloaded on my phone. It takes about 350 MB...
Forum: Flooring 08-22-2014, 05:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,099
Posted By gideond
Actually the stain in this case is so dark that...

Actually the stain in this case is so dark that it's almost like touching up paint. I've successfully sanded with 400 grit and touched up the stain. The first coat of clear is on and you almost can't...
Forum: Flooring 08-07-2014, 05:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,920
Posted By gideond
No you don't have to fix it free. Get your lawyer...

No you don't have to fix it free. Get your lawyer involved if necessary. She sounds like the type that won't be satisfied with any fix you apply anyway.
Forum: Flooring 07-11-2014, 05:51 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,634
Posted By gideond
We've done it on occasion. It's always been over...

We've done it on occasion. It's always been over tile set on concrete or an old mud bed where you can tell the tile is definitely secure. I'd be leery of multiple layers on a wooden subfloor and I...
Forum: Flooring 06-28-2014, 05:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,498
Posted By gideond
I haven't sold Karndean in a while but I believe...

I haven't sold Karndean in a while but I believe their floating floor is a loose plank method, not a snap together so that would rule that out. It doesn't look like the correct construction for...
Forum: Flooring 03-27-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 85,513
Posted By gideond
Shaw has some good products, but most of their...

Shaw has some good products, but most of their LVT is aimed more at the budget market. Let's just assume that getting something that is stocked at Lowes is going to get you a bottom of the barrel...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 12-28-2013, 06:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,830
Posted By gideond
Make sure to use the shellac primer. I wouldn't...

Make sure to use the shellac primer. I wouldn't hurt to spray the whole thing with an enzyme either. The enzyme will eat up the source of the odors and the shellac will seal anything residual.
Forum: Flooring 12-14-2013, 09:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,607
Posted By gideond
CEG has got to be one of the worse epoxy systems...

CEG has got to be one of the worse epoxy systems on the market today. I'll take Spectralock or Opticolor any day over that. Spectralock has a full commercial system that works just as easy as the...
Forum: Flooring 11-16-2013, 10:00 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 9,858
Posted By gideond
Bamboo is one of those tricky products that...

Bamboo is one of those tricky products that varies hugely in quality. If it's old growth (6 or more years) and strand woven it's tough as nails. If it's cheap box store stuff that isn't matured...
Forum: Flooring 11-16-2013, 09:55 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 14,296
Posted By gideond
Of course you can. Just don't expect good...

Of course you can. Just don't expect good results. I've spent the pas few days scraping up cracked tile someone decided to glue down with construction adhesive.
Forum: Flooring 09-25-2013, 05:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,812
Posted By gideond
Find a US Floors dealer and check out Coretex....

Find a US Floors dealer and check out Coretex. Floating LVT with more bells an whistles for the money that most of the competition. It also has a thicker construction and it much easier to install as...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 09-06-2013, 05:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 22,431
Posted By gideond
In that kind of heat and hour or two should...

In that kind of heat and hour or two should suffice. However, darker colors are different, especially low coverage colors like red or yellow. The longer you let them cure between coats the better....
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