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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-22-2009, 12:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 904
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow Thank you for your replies. It's obvious that...

Thank you for your replies.
It's obvious that we are stepping away from the re-glazing thing and will rip out the old tub and have a new one installed.

Thanks!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-21-2009, 03:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 904
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow bathroom question

Hi,

We have to update our bathroom.

***Instead of ripping out the old bath tub, we were thinking of a professional company re-glazing the tub. Good or bad idea ?

***The shower walls are...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-26-2007, 09:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 948
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow Thannk you for your reply... :nod: I'm...

Thannk you for your reply... :nod:

I'm pretty sure the paneling is glued to the drywall. Hopefully it will come off easy.
If I understand it correctly, IF the drywall is still in good shape, I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-26-2007, 07:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 948
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow bathroom question

Hi,

My name is Danny.
A couple of questions :
I'm planning on updating my bathroom.
There is paneling (48" high from the ground up) in my bathroom, around the sink area (but not in the tub...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-05-2006, 06:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 911
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow Adhesive

I used Flexbond for my bathroom floor tiles (12x12).
I'm planning on putting some (4x4) tiles against 1 wall too (not in a shower area).
What kind of adhesive do I use for this ? Can I use a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-04-2006, 06:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 946
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow Oops,,,,forgot to mention... The grout lines...

Oops,,,,forgot to mention...
The grout lines are 3/16"

Thank you
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-04-2006, 06:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 946
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow Lucky me...

Bought all the products that we needed at HD, for this bathroom project we currently are doing.
Tiles-adhesive-grout-spacers-notched trowel....etc.
Since I have cutback on my concrete floor, I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-29-2006, 07:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,965
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow Do I use Versabond or Flexbond ? What would be...

Do I use Versabond or Flexbond ? What would be the difference ?

(I still have some old, black adhesive residue on the old concrete floor - but cleaned it up as good as I could).

Thank you
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-29-2006, 05:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,965
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow Cutback adhesive

Pulled up all my old tiles in my bathroom (cement floor), leaving me with some black adhesive stuff, which I scraped off as much as possible.

When I was at Home Depot looking to buy the adhesive,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-28-2006, 01:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 993
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow bathroom project

First ceramic tile job.
Pulled up all the old vinyl tiles(3 layers) from the (small) bathroom.
Pulled up the toilet.
Scraped the floor to get rid of most of the black adhesive, off the concrete...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-28-2006, 05:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,824
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow Still very confused why Ditra and/or AFM were...

Still very confused why Ditra and/or AFM were mentioned in the posts all of a sudden... :scratch:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-27-2006, 03:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,824
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow Any reason why I should use AFM or Ditra ? ...

Any reason why I should use AFM or Ditra ?

Putting the tiles down now, with the proper adhesive should be OK now, right ?

Thank you
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-27-2006, 01:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,824
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow AFM ? The floor is concrete. I will skim...

AFM ?

The floor is concrete.
I will skim around the toilet drain.
Other than that, I can just put the tiles down on the concrete floor, right ?
I'm using an adhesive that is suited for cut back.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-27-2006, 12:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,824
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow I pulled up all the old tile that was there (3...

I pulled up all the old tile that was there (3 layers!!!).
Pulled up the toilet and cleaned everything.
I scraped most of the black adhesive off the concrete.

The hole where the toilet drain...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-20-2006, 05:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,824
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow How "clean" does the concrete have to be before...

How "clean" does the concrete have to be before I can tile ?
There is a lot of old, black adhesive on the concrete from the old tiles that I pulled up.
I will scrape off as much as I can. Do I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-20-2006, 11:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,824
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow I'm in the middle of pulling up those old...

I'm in the middle of pulling up those old composite tiles.
It seems like I have another layer underneath it... :(

There is still a lot of adhesive left on the floor. How do I get the adhesive off...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-19-2006, 06:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,017
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow Thank you for your reply. Can anybody tell...

Thank you for your reply.

Can anybody tell me how you put that membrane down ? Is it being glued to the patio concrete?

I was not planning on tiling before I fixed the drainage problem...
I do...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-19-2006, 05:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,017
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow Outside porch.

Hi,

I have an outside screened in porch (3 seasons room). The floor is concrete.
Is it OK to tile this ?
The size of the porch is 13 by 11 1/2 feet.
The slab was already there when we bought...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-19-2006, 04:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,824
Posted By coffee4me
Hi,,,, The name is Danny... :) I will pull...

Hi,,,,
The name is Danny... :)

I will pull up the old tiles with a heatgun in a couple of days.
Any other recommendations if a heatgun doesn't work ?

Thank you
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-19-2006, 02:13 PM
Replies: 436
Views: 103,803
Posted By coffee4me
Arrow We were at Lowe's earlier today and I was very...

We were at Lowe's earlier today and I was very interested in buying this product....UNTIL I read the comments on this Forum about this product!
:clap1:
We're going with the 'real' tile now...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-19-2006, 01:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,515
Posted By coffee4me
Thank you, Ron. I appreciate the speedy reply! ...

Thank you, Ron.
I appreciate the speedy reply!

:)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-19-2006, 01:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,515
Posted By coffee4me
To 'just' put tiles up against the wall, do I use...

To 'just' put tiles up against the wall, do I use a mastic ?
A pre-mix adhesive ?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-19-2006, 09:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,515
Posted By coffee4me
Smile Thank you! My name is Danny. Will visit...

Thank you!

My name is Danny.

Will visit this Forum often, since I have some projects to do... :)


:laugh2:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-19-2006, 09:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,824
Posted By coffee4me
Tile over Composite, vinyl tiles ?

Hi,

I would like to tile (ceramic tile) my bathroom floor (8'x6').
For now, it has those older composite, vinyl tiles glued to a cement floor.
Can I tile over this ?
What adhesive do I use ?...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-19-2006, 09:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,515
Posted By coffee4me
Talking Thank you, Kevin! :clap1:

Thank you, Kevin!
:clap1:
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