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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-12-2018, 11:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 379
Posted By cngodfather1
My tile will be floor tile. I am glad your...

My tile will be floor tile. I am glad your project turned out great!
I was recommended mapei from a friend as well.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-12-2018, 09:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 379
Posted By cngodfather1
large format tile thinset

What do you guys recommend for the best Large Format Tile thinset?

I will be installing 6x36 porcelain plank tile on Durock.

Also, if you can list bad brands and stories as well.

Thanks!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-12-2018, 04:19 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,014
Posted By cngodfather1
sorry. not sure why my pics flipped

sorry. not sure why my pics flipped
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-12-2018, 04:17 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,014
Posted By cngodfather1
new pictures

cement board almost done. here are some pics
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-06-2018, 10:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 318
Posted By cngodfather1
Plank Tile pattern

Hi, I am looking to do a tile floor using plank tile. they are 6x36". I am thinking I want to do about a 25% offset on the tile. I want to avoid the stairstep look though. Aside from the wall...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-05-2018, 07:38 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,014
Posted By cngodfather1
I would, but the leveling system has the plastic...

I would, but the leveling system has the plastic pieces that stick up all over the place.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-04-2018, 12:08 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,014
Posted By cngodfather1
just wondering... If i use large format tile...

just wondering... If i use large format tile thinset and a self leveling system, can a 70 lb dog walk on it if it is not fully cured without a major issue? I can make a bridge for the family, but i...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-13-2018, 06:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 357
Posted By cngodfather1
Thanks guys! Those are good tips! I will use...

Thanks guys! Those are good tips! I will use them!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-12-2018, 05:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 357
Posted By cngodfather1
thinset tips on cleaning

Hi, I am using flexbond modified thinset for setting my cement board. I am doing a large project by myself and I am having to do it in sections. Do you guys have any tips on cleaning the buckets,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-05-2018, 11:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 677
Posted By cngodfather1
I bought the Tyrex D600AC. It works very well. ...

I bought the Tyrex D600AC. It works very well. I put 5000 screws through it with very little problems. If anyone is thinking about getting a similar model, it is discontinued and parts are...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-02-2018, 05:22 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,014
Posted By cngodfather1
hallway tile

Hi!

I will be putting tile in my hallway. How do I do this when we need to get to the bathroom and bedrooms? 6x36 wood plank tile.

Thanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-01-2018, 06:51 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,014
Posted By cngodfather1
Ok cool. That is what I will do. Thank you!

Ok cool. That is what I will do. Thank you!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-31-2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,014
Posted By cngodfather1
OK plywood is down

Hi, I am almost done installing my plywood. The area that I am doing is fairly large. My question is: with 4x8 sheets of plywood and 3x5 sheets of cement board, how can I align the cement board...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-18-2018, 10:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 479
Posted By cngodfather1
If you are to leave the paint on the wall, it is...

If you are to leave the paint on the wall, it is a good idea to roughen up the paint surface to help adhere the new covering. Even though your surface is probably not smooth, most paints have some...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-16-2018, 05:36 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,014
Posted By cngodfather1
How many screws?

Hi Guys!

I really appreciate all of your help so far!

I almost have all my existing floor taken up and I am getting prepped for putting things back together.

I will be using durock on...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-12-2018, 09:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 871
Posted By cngodfather1
probably late now,but I probably would have taken...

probably late now,but I probably would have taken the concrete board sheet to the inside of the wood frame. Then you could have taken the inner concrete pieces directly to the wall sheet.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-12-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,014
Posted By cngodfather1
OK Great! Thank You!

OK Great!
Thank You!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-11-2018, 09:22 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,014
Posted By cngodfather1
subfloor screws

Quick question...

Can I get away with using 1-1/4" subfloor screws to go through 1/2" plywood into 3/4" OSB?

Thanks!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-09-2018, 03:30 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,014
Posted By cngodfather1
I plan on starting in the center of the job. I...

I plan on starting in the center of the job. I have kids and a 65 lb labrador. Any tips on how I can keep them from stepping on the tiles during the job? I plan on using mapai Large format tile...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-07-2018, 06:19 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,014
Posted By cngodfather1
There will be no direct sunlight.

There will be no direct sunlight.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-07-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,014
Posted By cngodfather1
the house is about 6 years old. The subfloor is...

the house is about 6 years old. The subfloor is 3/4 OSB. I will install 1/2" plywood with screws on top of that. I will set 1/4" durock with thinset on the plywood. The floor joists are 2x12. ...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-07-2018, 11:15 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,014
Posted By cngodfather1
Lotsa Tile

Hi

I will be tiling most of the rooms in my house with 6 x 36 porcelain tile. I was wondering if I could do this with one continuous tile layout. the largest area is about 30 x 20. Will I need...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-31-2017, 01:17 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,014
Posted By cngodfather1
I always try to overkill on strength with my...

I always try to overkill on strength with my projects. what kind of glue do you use?

Thank you
:neesie:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-30-2017, 07:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 677
Posted By cngodfather1
Really, I am open to options. I will probably...

Really, I am open to options. I will probably buy online for a deal somewhere. I found this one that i hopefully can get a good price. I really just don't want to buy garbage. I have never heard...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-30-2017, 03:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 677
Posted By cngodfather1
Tyrex D600 collated screw gun

anybody use this gun? reviews?
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