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Forum: Tiling 02-05-2015, 12:22 AM
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Posted By astor
I was not gonna write it here anymore, but I have...

I was not gonna write it here anymore, but I have to respond Rob and Paul's comment and clarify some points, this is a direct respond to them but nobody, still I have no intention of being in this...
Forum: Tiling 02-03-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 4,097
Views: 458,753
Posted By astor
I like to see just one of your project picture,...

I like to see just one of your project picture, just one.. to appreciate your comments
Otherwise go back to your favorite section...off topic section...
Forum: Flooring Picture Post 02-02-2015, 12:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,102
Posted By astor
Prefisihed Hickory Staircase

5 1/2" wide 1/2" thick prefinished Hickory flooring and stairs-we /sand finished the stair nosing rather than using manufacturer pieces.
Just a regular, everyday job for us, but I like the very...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-23-2015, 09:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,027
Posted By astor
I recently moved from Austin to Cedar...

I recently moved from Austin to Cedar Park-actually just about a mile or so ;). Cedar Park-Leander area is one of the fast growing communities in the nation. Lots of commercial and residential work....
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 12-17-2014, 12:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,616
Posted By astor
We are installing solid Brazilian wood doors now....

We are installing solid Brazilian wood doors now.
There are two double barn doors to be installed, each 300 lbs as they tell me, the hardware is with the door manufacturer, when they arrive, I will...
Forum: Flooring 12-01-2014, 10:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,287
Posted By astor
Well, you made everything else in that place look...

Well, you made everything else in that place look bad! but the floor.
Cabinets, that wood on the walls need cleaned and varnished now! Dam'it!

PS. Just kidding, you preserve the history while...
Forum: Flooring 12-01-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,760
Posted By astor
I avoid any nailing if possible, using full...

I avoid any nailing if possible, using full spread urethane adhesive (usually Bostik's Best). It is kind of difficult ,as going bottom to top, need to stand freshly set tread and may move easily.
If...
Forum: Tiling 11-25-2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 4,097
Views: 458,753
Posted By astor
Almost there, waiting glass enclosure for this...

Almost there, waiting glass enclosure for this steam shower.
Just added the glass blocks. She did not like the poplar trim, we took out and finished the sheetrock flash with the glass blocks, looks...
Forum: Flooring Picture Post 11-25-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,898
Posted By astor
Starting step details The bottom newel had...

Starting step details

The bottom newel had no flute before.
Forum: Flooring Picture Post 11-25-2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,898
Posted By astor
Curved Staircase

I am also a stairmaster other than wood floor installer, shower and steam shower guy etc, ;)
This staircase was covered with carpet and had fake treads, since the flooring was Jatoba, the client...
Forum: Tiling 10-20-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 4,097
Views: 458,753
Posted By astor
This one still in progress,steam shower like the...

This one still in progress,steam shower like the one I did last year. will post once finished.
Forum: Tiling 10-20-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 4,097
Views: 458,753
Posted By astor
Way too busy to visit you guys for a while, here...

Way too busy to visit you guys for a while, here is the latest shower work I have done, I have been using Wedi boards, Schluther drain and trims, Dal Tile TS for shower pan membrane and Tuscan...
Forum: Vehicles 10-20-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 1,758
Views: 839,024
Posted By astor
New truck with lettering:clap:

New truck with lettering:clap:
Forum: Flooring 10-13-2013, 02:54 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 10,493
Posted By astor
When the wood wants to expand that beat of...

When the wood wants to expand that beat of adhesive is not gonna stand aganist the force of expansion. In order to prevent moisture transfer from subfloor it really needs moisture barrier like...
Forum: Tiling 10-06-2013, 04:47 PM
Replies: 4,097
Views: 458,753
Posted By astor
Travertine

18*18 travertine over Dal CIM 500 EX for sunroom and patio.
Forum: Tiling 10-06-2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 4,097
Views: 458,753
Posted By astor
Here is a close up pic of the glass tile corners....

Here is a close up pic of the glass tile corners. and the steam shower.
Laundry room floor with lighter color urethane grout. Actually all the grouts are urethane-I stop using others.
Forum: Flooring Picture Post 10-06-2013, 04:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,883
Posted By astor
They are still working other things, just a few...

They are still working other things, just a few pics.
Forum: Flooring 09-29-2013, 06:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,626
Posted By astor
Do NOT argue and install the $#%&! laminate she...

Do NOT argue and install the $#%&! laminate she wants. No point explaining that it will be coming out in a couple of months:laughing: You can not possible win!
Forum: Flooring 09-29-2013, 06:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,114
Posted By astor
All in one day.

We have completed buff and coat project of a gym. Total 18000 sq.ft. in two large areas.
We have used high solids Fabulon Gym finish and took a day with 6 guys. The results was excellent, it looked...
Forum: Tiling 09-23-2013, 10:55 PM
Replies: 4,097
Views: 458,753
Posted By astor
Small bath.

Small bath.
Forum: Tiling 09-23-2013, 10:50 PM
Replies: 4,097
Views: 458,753
Posted By astor
Steam shower

Glass subway tiles and porcelain.Still waiting for the glass door.
Bath tub with same glass subway tiles and granite countertops.
Sorry for bad pics,place is a mess,I will post more once all...
Forum: Tiling 09-23-2013, 10:29 PM
Replies: 4,097
Views: 458,753
Posted By astor
Stainless Steel backsplash

Stainless steel backsplash of the project I just completed, my clients ask me act like GC in this project, doing most of the job myself other than electrical, plumbing and granite countertops.
I did...
Forum: Tiling 06-14-2013, 11:53 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,861
Posted By astor
Hey, I am just an observer here...YOU started the...

Hey, I am just an observer here...YOU started the stripper thing... even the goat ..LOL..:lol:
Forum: Tiling 06-03-2013, 11:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,736
Posted By astor
I have used a lot of dimensions, it does no...

I have used a lot of dimensions, it does no scratching at all.
Forum: Tiling 06-02-2013, 09:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,736
Posted By astor
why it needs to be sanded grout, you can use non...

why it needs to be sanded grout, you can use non sanded Dimensions with no problem. the looks is little different with micro glass beads and a translucent but looks nicer with marble.
Bostik keeps...
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