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Forum: Professionals' Hangout Yesterday, 10:13 AM
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Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Gotcha Laz, thanks for clearing that up. I read...

Gotcha Laz, thanks for clearing that up. I read it waaaay different.

Davy is that a frying pan for the divot method? So you float to that, remove it and install the top piece? Which would mean...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-13-2018, 11:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 528
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
I do appreciate the input on the prefab bumps as...

I do appreciate the input on the prefab bumps as well, if the pricing is right it's a viable option for sure.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-13-2018, 09:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 528
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
I might cut a form out of plywood, set a stick...

I might cut a form out of plywood, set a stick inside the shower running parallel to the dam, ride the floor on the outside and drag a bump out using the two "screeds" then so it's all mud.

Laz...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-12-2018, 09:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 528
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Tonto, when you mud the actual bump/rounded dam...

Tonto, when you mud the actual bump/rounded dam is it all mud? I was thinking of laying a 2x4 on its side to get a good start.

Davy I unfortunately won't be able to lower the floor, because of...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-12-2018, 08:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 528
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Speed bump dam

Morning everyone,
I looked at a job yesterday that has been started by the homeowner for a handicap accessible shower.

After looking at what I had to work with, a speed bump dam looked to be...
Forum: The Mud Box 01-08-2018, 05:38 PM
Replies: 8,432
Views: 1,175,569
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Having a rough night :D

Having a rough night :D
Forum: The Mud Box 01-02-2018, 10:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 423
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Travis the TCNA handbook is awesome, you'll love...

Travis the TCNA handbook is awesome, you'll love having the information at your fingertips, the ANSI books is also a great accompaniment. I just floated out two tubs with a scratch and brown flush to...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-01-2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 2,750
Views: 525,818
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Recessing lath with the nails works great.

Recessing lath with the nails works great.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-25-2017, 06:09 PM
Replies: 2,750
Views: 525,818
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Shawn I only install tubs or showers with mud...

Shawn I only install tubs or showers with mud work, it's the only option I provide at the moment and it has proven itself time and time again on remodeling work.

I'd like to learn about wedi...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-24-2017, 05:16 AM
Replies: 2,750
Views: 525,818
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Used some 2" roofing nails like you said Davy and...

Used some 2" roofing nails like you said Davy and it worked great, I can get the wire probably 1/8" to a 1/4" recessed into the stud bay if I wanted, making bullnose on a mud job very feasible! :tup1:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-24-2017, 04:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 801
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
I appreciate the answers y'all have provided, and...

I appreciate the answers y'all have provided, and taking in what has been said I guess my last response would be that it seems temperature plays most of the role, but restricting movement does become...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-22-2017, 06:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 801
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
When the cause is looked at, is it grouted to the...

When the cause is looked at, is it grouted to the bottom plate, drywall, wood trim Dave Gobis? Drywall is pretty soft so I would think it would compact before it pushed tile to tent.

Why don't...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-19-2017, 06:35 PM
Replies: 2,750
Views: 525,818
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
My upcoming tubs and one shower I'm going to get...

My upcoming tubs and one shower I'm going to get the mud thin for the bullnose and try the two nails on the side, you also push the wire in with your hammer between the bays right Davy when you try...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-19-2017, 06:01 PM
Replies: 2,750
Views: 525,818
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
For me cups up was drilled into my head because...

For me cups up was drilled into my head because the guys I learned the trade from mostly did one coat jobs (where the orientations matters most in my opinion). I personally only do scratch and browns...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-18-2017, 04:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 983
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
That would make it more practical Davy, if you...

That would make it more practical Davy, if you got it dialed in it would save a good amount of time on a large plank install
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-16-2017, 03:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,118
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
This story has a point so stay with me.:) ...

This story has a point so stay with me.:)

Weirdest leak location I remember personally hearing about was in a kitchen (1st story) globe light about 15-20 feet away from a shower built on the...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-16-2017, 08:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 983
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Pretty cool backbuttering technique

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https://youtu.be/9HWB0udzJNM
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-15-2017, 06:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 755
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
So the bags I've seen and are available to me are...

So the bags I've seen and are available to me are Large Floor Tile Mortar, which does not have any walls listed on its data sheet. What would make such a difference to not use on walls? Case of...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-14-2017, 08:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 406
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Evening K.A., we used to use a Portland slurry...

Evening K.A., we used to use a Portland slurry when I started the trade for drypack bonding but I've been won over to thinset because it has a superior bond. Not to say Portland is wrong, it's been...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-14-2017, 09:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 490
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
So if things slow up for me Laz I know I can call...

So if things slow up for me Laz I know I can call you up! :). Just buckled down two tubs and two showers floated and tiled so another year working with minimal days off, what more can one ask for in...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-13-2017, 06:54 PM
Replies: 2,750
Views: 525,818
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
I hangs the sheets vertically in corners, one...

I hangs the sheets vertically in corners, one sheet for the corner unless its a large shower. I then run horizontal strips on the wall overlapping my vertical sheets to the nearest stud.

I was...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-13-2017, 06:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 755
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
The bags I have say floors only on the front....

The bags I have say floors only on the front. Didn't read the fine print though.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-13-2017, 06:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 755
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
May I piggyback this thread and ask why Mapei LFT...

May I piggyback this thread and ask why Mapei LFT mortar says floors only? Have always wondered :)
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-08-2017, 08:06 PM
Replies: 21,486
Views: 3,716,058
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
WOW, on another level Victor! Very clean work

WOW, on another level Victor! Very clean work
Forum: The Mud Box 12-08-2017, 08:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 590
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Just picked up some anodized magnesium L-edges...

Just picked up some anodized magnesium L-edges from TroxellUSA Davy, WOW! They surprised me with how they are built, very sturdy, frogs hair shy of a 1/8th".
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