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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 01:18 PM
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Posted By dave.adams
Not sure if I should start a new thread for this,...

Not sure if I should start a new thread for this, just had 1 question about doing a backsplash in my kitchen. Thereís some sort of sheet of laminate or something on the backsplash right now and Iím...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-31-2017, 03:54 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
Makes sense. May as well just wait. Itís been...

Makes sense. May as well just wait. Itís been several months, couple more days wonít do anything but continue to compromise my wifeís sanity.... [emoji3].

Thanks for all the help guys, this forum...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-31-2017, 01:35 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
Makes sense. Almost finished but ran out of...

Makes sense. Almost finished but ran out of silicone on the last seam I needed to do. The tube I ordered doesnít get it till Tuesday.

I know I should probably just wait and finish it, but if I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-29-2017, 09:59 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
I found the info online about 24 hour cure time...

I found the info online about 24 hour cure time but Iím a bit confused on temp conditions. They say 70 degrees at 50% humidity. This is probably a dumb question, but the shower is obviously inside my...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-28-2017, 01:57 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
How long does latasil need to cure before it is...

How long does latasil need to cure before it is safe to use the shower? Also presuming that 12 hours for spectralock epoxy is sufficient time to cure before using shower if Iíve understood...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-28-2017, 09:23 AM
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Posted By dave.adams
Iím wondering about best storage methods if I...

Iím wondering about best storage methods if I only need to use part of a full unit.

How should I store unused parts of A/B/C, and what is their shelf life if stored properly?

Thanks!


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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-16-2017, 10:25 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
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Thanks!


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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-16-2017, 10:15 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-16-2017, 10:14 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
Gotcha, thanks. Should this transition from...

Gotcha, thanks.

Should this transition from niche shelf to shower wall be grouted or caulked, or does it matter?


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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-09-2017, 10:37 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
Almost ready to grout, and wondering about...

Almost ready to grout, and wondering about sealing the floor tile. I installed a 2x2 hexagon porcelain that has a matte finish. Wondering if I should seal it before applying my epoxy grout, and if...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-28-2017, 07:13 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
Could you link me to it so I make sure I get the...

Could you link me to it so I make sure I get the right one? Perhaps at HD or Loweís or amazon?

Thanks!


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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-28-2017, 09:56 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
Any suggestions on a grout float to use for epoxy...

Any suggestions on a grout float to use for epoxy grout? I have a QEB gum rubber grout float but from what I understand I may need something different, something stiffer?

Can anybody recommend...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-22-2017, 09:42 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
Any suggestions on a grout float to use for epoxy...

Any suggestions on a grout float to use for epoxy grout? I have a QEB gum rubber grout float but from what I understand I may need something different, something stiffer?

Can anybody recommend...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-20-2017, 11:43 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-20-2017, 11:43 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
So this last row i laid on this wall is off and I...

So this last row i laid on this wall is off and I somehow didnít realize it when I laid it. Itís been on there since Saturday night around 6:30pm, so dried for about 40 hours I guess. Can I pry it...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-18-2017, 09:58 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
Bruce, thanks. I thought about what you suggested...

Bruce, thanks. I thought about what you suggested but Iím confused on how to do it without getting an awkward look where the full tile edge on Front face of shelf meets up with the bullnose edge...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-17-2017, 06:18 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
Iím totally confused. Someone please help. I...

Iím totally confused. Someone please help. I cannot for the life of me figure out how to tile the outside of the shelf.

I was planning to frame the outside with bullnose as you can see, but I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-15-2017, 07:45 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
How about rolled up and clipped but left in a...

How about rolled up and clipped but left in a closed garage? Ha.


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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-14-2017, 08:25 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
I have seen it. Thanks! If Iím only using...

I have seen it. Thanks!

If Iím only using partial bags of thinset at a time, how long is it safe to keep using thinset from an opened bag? Can i just roll up the open end and clip it? Do I need to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-12-2017, 11:42 AM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
4x12 subway tiles. True size is 4 1/4 x 12 7/8 ...

4x12 subway tiles. True size is 4 1/4 x 12 7/8


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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-11-2017, 07:33 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
1/4 inch by 3/8 inch square notch be best thing...

1/4 inch by 3/8 inch square notch be best thing to size up to?


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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-11-2017, 04:16 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
The tiles seem to be bonded fine. Iíve been back...

The tiles seem to be bonded fine. Iíve been back buttering them, and moving them back and forth to try and collapse the ridges, but Iím just wondering if perhaps Iím not getting good enough...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-10-2017, 10:12 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
Started tiling the walls today and have a couple...

Started tiling the walls today and have a couple more questions:

(1) does it matter if I tile the entire back wall and then move to the side walls? Or should I try and move up all three walls...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-09-2017, 10:23 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
All makes sense, thanks. You think itís worth...

All makes sense, thanks. You think itís worth expanding joints to 3/32 from 1/16, or would they need to be increased to an 1/8 to really make a difference?


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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-09-2017, 03:27 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 19,068
Posted By dave.adams
That video is helpful, thanks! And I appreciate...

That video is helpful, thanks! And I appreciate the link Sharon.

On the label it says working time is 80 minutes. That true? Or should you sponge whatever you grout within 10-15 min of setting it...
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