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Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-30-2017, 06:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,284
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
I've used Swan products in the past and have had...

I've used Swan products in the past and have had good results. If cost is a major issue then stay away from the upper end acrylics as they're just as expensive as doing tile. ...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-14-2017, 04:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,228
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
That's always a tough situation especially with...

That's always a tough situation especially with different tile thicknesses. I pretty much do the same thing as you do cutting the tile back and would love to have either a small diamond wheel for the...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-14-2017, 05:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,228
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
Are you describing the need to trim the tile back...

Are you describing the need to trim the tile back for an existing exterior door that requires a new threshold? If so, you may find it easier and quicker to mod the new threshold vs. trying to alter...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-02-2017, 06:35 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,613
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
I've found using a leveling system is almost...

I've found using a leveling system is almost mandatory for plank tiles, but like some of the other posters I have also discovered that the best way to set some of those tiles is to let somebody else...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-02-2017, 06:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,006
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
I'd probably use the tile bit for that work Jim,...

I'd probably use the tile bit for that work Jim, but every job is different so you may have more success with another bit in that situation.

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Forum: The Mud Box 01-01-2017, 07:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 703
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
Wink Beer at 1:11?

Beer at 1:11?
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-27-2016, 08:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,006
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
I have the Milwaukee 5446-21 SDS Max Demo Hammer...

I have the Milwaukee 5446-21 SDS Max Demo Hammer and it works great. I would suggest if it's in the budget to purchase a hammer with AVT (Makita) or AVS (Milwaukee) especially if you're going to use...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-20-2016, 06:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,138
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
I bought some CB screws in bulk from a local...

I bought some CB screws in bulk from a local supply house that primarily dealt with gypsum board as they dealt with the fastener reps. I can't remember what the exact quantity was (20-25#) per box,...
Forum: The Mud Box 11-26-2016, 04:20 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,442
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
Have you checked out renting a random orbit floor...

Have you checked out renting a random orbit floor sander? Slower than using a drum style floor sander, but beats the hell out of being on your knees working a handheld sander. Plus you can change the...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-08-2016, 04:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,250
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
I have the older version. It's okay for...

I have the older version. It's okay for intermittent use, but would probably buy the the Crain Super if it required everyday use. FYI the bail handle on mine busted at the hex nut where it mounts to...
Forum: The Mud Box 09-02-2016, 03:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 694
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
https://www.thebathoutlet.com/Towel-Bar/Chrome-18-...

https://www.thebathoutlet.com/Towel-Bar/Chrome-18-Inch-Towel-Bar-P45-08_StilHaus-P45-08~Buy
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-21-2016, 06:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,551
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
I've used both DTA (Tuscan) & Tornado systems,...

I've used both DTA (Tuscan) & Tornado systems, one "tooled" and one "tool-less". I prefer the DTA over the Tornado as I find it easier to use a tooled system and like the way you can really snug it...
Forum: The Mud Box 07-29-2016, 03:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,141
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
What about making thick coasters out of...

What about making thick coasters out of wood/pvc/metal and using the tile on the rim and/or top? Felt, cork, rubber bottoms are all viable options. Making thick coasters would allow you to make real...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-17-2016, 04:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,067
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
Do you know the name/origin of the limestone?...

Do you know the name/origin of the limestone? Some limestones shouldn't be installed at all due to the porosity.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-21-2016, 03:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,568
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
Apply more grout:crazy:

Apply more grout:crazy:
Forum: The Mud Box 03-27-2016, 04:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 925
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
Kohler has had lighted seats for a couple of...

Kohler has had lighted seats for a couple of years, but they only come in one color....
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-22-2016, 03:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,272
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
Sorry to hear about your troubles Chad. I started...

Sorry to hear about your troubles Chad. I started doing them last year with the Lignomat Blue Peg system. Wagner also makes an easy to use RH kit as well. I bought into it after reading an article in...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-20-2016, 06:01 AM
Replies: 495
Views: 182,805
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
Jim, We knew the bar wasn't going to meet ADA...

Jim, We knew the bar wasn't going to meet ADA requirements from the start given the situation and the shower didn't need to meet ADA requirements anyway. I like your notch idea and may try that next...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-18-2016, 04:01 PM
Replies: 495
Views: 182,805
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
Thanks guys, but the niche didn't really turn out...

Thanks guys, but the niche didn't really turn out as I had hoped. The bar idea was a collaboration between the interior designer I'm working for and myself. We were trying to come up with a solution...
Forum: Alumni Photo Album 03-18-2016, 05:22 AM
Replies: 216
Views: 94,990
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
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Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-18-2016, 05:22 AM
Replies: 495
Views: 182,805
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
Pics of my most recent hack job.

Pics of my most recent hack job.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-08-2016, 06:05 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,097
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
The thing that I don't get is how it's okay to...

The thing that I don't get is how it's okay to spot bond the substrate and it's acceptable, but spotting tile/stone is not okay. I'm not saying Schluter is giving bad advice, but what good is a great...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-25-2016, 07:35 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 25,978
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
I was under the impression that the Festool...

I was under the impression that the Festool Vecturo was made by Fein (the attachments are supposedly interchangeable). I've had 4 Multimasters and can say that they are well worth the money. Loving...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-24-2016, 05:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,636
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
I use both Zipwall & Fastcap systems. Both have...

I use both Zipwall & Fastcap systems. Both have their pros & cons, but I prefer Fastcap 3rd Hand, plus the Mag Door & accessories smokes the Zipper Door system. While the 3rd Hand is heavier (due to...
Forum: The Mud Box 02-03-2016, 03:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,121
Posted By Mr.Miyagi
I use Johnson's HD hardware but frame the walls...

I use Johnson's HD hardware but frame the walls vs using the kits. Pulls are usually Emtek or Baldwin. Here's a pic of one from a recent basement remodel I just completed.
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