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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-13-2019, 04:41 PM
Replies: 351
Views: 25,846
Posted By Gozo
Is that an electronic shower control on the wall...

Is that an electronic shower control on the wall next to the floor heat thermostat? If so, thatís cool. Avoids the long reach into the shower to turn it on and adjust it. I was leery of electronic...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-13-2019, 04:29 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,088
Posted By Gozo
You could use a setting type plaster to fill it...

You could use a setting type plaster to fill it and match the wall texture at the same time. Thereís always the risk of cracking down the road though.
Iím not a fan of plinth blocks, but I think...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-09-2019, 08:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 255
Posted By Gozo
I use my garage for parking the vehicle as well...

I use my garage for parking the vehicle as well as working on stuff. As neat as I may try to be, I get stuff on the floor. Oil, paints, solvents, cement, dirt and other gritty stuff; you know, the...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-05-2019, 08:38 PM
Replies: 4,686
Views: 1,501,364
Posted By Gozo
Not really the WORST tile job, but....

This is from RealHomes magazine Ultimate Bathroom edition July 2019 as one of the showplace pieces. I had to re-read the article closely to make sure it wasnít one of the before pictures. They left...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-01-2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 857
Posted By Gozo
Yup, I can attest to that!

Yup, I can attest to that!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-25-2019, 09:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 774
Posted By Gozo
The Johnson pocket door systems have about 3/4Ē...

The Johnson pocket door systems have about 3/4Ē of free space on either side of the door to the drywall for the 2x4 frame. Add about an inch for the 2x6 wall style. Not really much room for...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-25-2019, 02:59 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 6,437
Posted By Gozo
I’ve done it much the same way as Peter. Being a...

I’ve done it much the same way as Peter. Being a DIY guy and on my first Kerdi job, I didn’t want to put any nails in it at all. Used tape to hold ‘em in place and tiled right up. Once it got a few...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-21-2019, 12:47 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,650
Posted By Gozo
No stupid questions here (well maybe a few, but...

No stupid questions here (well maybe a few, but yours ainít one of them).
Go a tad wider than the screw threads so youíll have a scootch of wiggle room. The key is not so deep as to hit the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-20-2019, 09:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 476
Posted By Gozo
Hi Beck, welcome to the forum :wave: Iíll put...

Hi Beck, welcome to the forum :wave:
Iíll put this first...Iím just a DIY guy.
I canít tell from the pictures, but there should be a slope in the floor to the drain. That wonít in itself cause...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-20-2019, 04:59 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,650
Posted By Gozo
Iíve done exactly as John described, with the...

Iíve done exactly as John described, with the exact same steps and the exact same materials. Uncannily duplicative. Except my curb top material was countertop quartzite type material. Did the same...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-10-2019, 08:50 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 16,889
Posted By Gozo
Ali, I have the bottom faucet in your picture,...

Ali, I have the bottom faucet in your picture, but in brushed stainless. Pleased with it but one thing to be aware of (that I wasnít at the time)...
It doesnít use an aerator. It has a ďdirectorĒ...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-05-2019, 04:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 242
Posted By Gozo
In todayís litigious society itís a real risk you...

In todayís litigious society itís a real risk you probably donít want to take. Maybe trying a small area like behind the toilet with some acid etch or something like JohnnyGrip? Iíve accidentally...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-03-2019, 08:25 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,964
Posted By Gozo
Tiles have a limited number of printed patterns...

Tiles have a limited number of printed patterns so repeats are possible. Iíve got pretty severe OCD when it comes to stuff like that. You have 2 tiles with the same pattern up against each other in...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-21-2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 343
Posted By Gozo
Unless your floor is in real bad shape, you...

Unless your floor is in real bad shape, you probably wouldnít need to go that far. I used a Diamabrush on a Clark machine and it did just fine. Your mileage may vary.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-21-2019, 11:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 343
Posted By Gozo
Hi Ralph. You can do epoxy yourself for A LOT...

Hi Ralph.
You can do epoxy yourself for A LOT less than that. I epoxied my garaged probably 10 years ago. Gets lots of abuse but still looks great. Sure it has a few dings where I dropped heavy...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-15-2019, 07:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 363
Posted By Gozo
Laurie. Welcome to the forum. Can you post a...

Laurie. Welcome to the forum. Can you post a picture of the stacked stone youíre wanting to use? Some are thicker and have more texture than others.

In a bathroom non-shower area it will get...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-13-2019, 12:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 430
Posted By Gozo
There are some nice enhancing sealants for stone...

There are some nice enhancing sealants for stone like that, but I donít know if theyíre OK for outdoor use. Iíve used them indoors and pleased with the look.

On the sand, play sand isnít what Iíd...
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 06-12-2019, 04:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 527
Posted By Gozo
Cultured marble is a cast resin product, rarely...

Cultured marble is a cast resin product, rarely seen in fancy homes. We had it in our bathrooms - builder grade stuff.
For the dulled finish (so long as you didnít scrub through the gel coat), try...
Forum: The Mud Box 06-11-2019, 06:36 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,679
Posted By Gozo
The secret to lessening burrowing critters (not...

The secret to lessening burrowing critters (not eliminating) from getting under fencing and stuff is to use a wire mesh like Wayne said, but bending it at a right angle outwards under the fence or...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 06-11-2019, 06:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 504
Posted By Gozo
Just as Chris does. I use a 1/4Ē core bit for...

Just as Chris does. I use a 1/4Ē core bit for the corners. It doesnít leave a perfect square cornered hole, but for outlets and such Iíve never needed that level of perfection. I pretty much go...
Forum: The Mud Box 06-08-2019, 08:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 428
Posted By Gozo
It looks in the picture that thereís a metal trim...

It looks in the picture that thereís a metal trim around the wooden door jamb. I was referring to the affects of the different expansions of the dissimilar materials. Very likely not enough to be...
Forum: The Mud Box 06-07-2019, 09:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 428
Posted By Gozo
Howís that do with seasonal changes? In my area,...

Howís that do with seasonal changes? In my area, the difference in humidity from winter to summer causes some significant changes in wood dimensions even with indoor climate control. Iíd expect to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-31-2019, 02:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,085
Posted By Gozo
I just made it up. Seemed appropriate for the...

I just made it up. Seemed appropriate for the way life is this day and age. I couldnít resist letting my sarcastic side show through. :yeah:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-31-2019, 05:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,085
Posted By Gozo
17.41%. But that only includes the continental...

17.41%. But that only includes the continental 48 states. I googled it. :)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-25-2019, 02:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 497
Posted By Gozo
Something like this picture. AAV = air...

Something like this picture. AAV = air admittance valve. Youíd be double venting, but it would break the S trap.
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