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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-26-2009, 09:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 856
Posted By Jlayer21
Mainly just doing floors with ceramic its a...

Mainly just doing floors with ceramic its a process were taking it slow cause i work to much. but just looking at doing a bath floor next nothing fancy just practical walls would be nice to havent...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-26-2009, 08:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 856
Posted By Jlayer21
Tile buying

I know that this site promotes a certain supplier but todays economy calls for the best possible price. canb anyone direct me to a dirt cheap dosent have to be fancy just practical tile retailer...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-16-2009, 03:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 789
Posted By Jlayer21
1/4"?

How do I mark and cut for 1/4" spacing in this design?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-15-2009, 02:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 899
Posted By Jlayer21
How close?

We have most of our tile laid but we want to put a border against our sliding glass door. My question is do I butt up right onto the door or leave a space like a wall. If I leave a space what do I...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-11-2009, 09:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 891
Posted By Jlayer21
eh I tried. Just figured an all in one place with...

eh I tried. Just figured an all in one place with plenty of pichers would be a good place for newbs to come and mingle :)
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-11-2009, 09:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 891
Posted By Jlayer21
Worst ever...and a fix?

I was reading through and looking at all the different crazy custom design people did. Seeing those things give others ideas and hope to be able to do their own work. However, for us newbie DIYers...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-10-2009, 08:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,488
Posted By Jlayer21
OK 1 open end of the wall I want to do something...

OK 1 open end of the wall I want to do something with.
2The wonderful sliding glass door someone did not the first thing about installing...but did anyway.
some diy'ers should'nt.
3The frame is a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-10-2009, 08:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,621
Posted By Jlayer21
okay i have pics of whats been going on so far. ...

okay i have pics of whats been going on so far. and some mess ups
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-10-2009, 06:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 889
Posted By Jlayer21
I guess it really is true that your are only...

I guess it really is true that your are only limited by your imagination? (well and ur pockets) :)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-10-2009, 06:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 889
Posted By Jlayer21
No like he has almost all the floor tiles going...

No like he has almost all the floor tiles going horizontally and then one going diagonal. I want to know how to do this references pics links anything.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-10-2009, 05:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 889
Posted By Jlayer21
Curious first odd tile work

Okay so how do I measure out place set up for a diagonal piece running straight down a length of horizantal do i need same or larger or smaller size tiles best example ive seen of what I want to do...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-10-2009, 06:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,488
Posted By Jlayer21
I saw that before. I just feel like it is an...

I saw that before. I just feel like it is an "easy out" I want the sweat, labor, and prolly blood. :yeah: I want to be able to cut shape mold and design this myself. I am also still wanting to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-10-2009, 05:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,488
Posted By Jlayer21
I know i will have to get pics of the wall up. I...

I know i will have to get pics of the wall up. I have a 10' - 15', most likley non-load bearing wall that seperates ajoined kitchen/dining room and living room. At first we wanted to knock the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-10-2009, 05:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,488
Posted By Jlayer21
Other DIY projects

My wife and I are undertaking many different projects and I was wondering if anyone new of a site as good as this one for drywall, remodeling, painting, etc.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-10-2009, 05:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,621
Posted By Jlayer21
It is fairly flat I am pretty sure within...

It is fairly flat I am pretty sure within acceptable levels. However, I did get lazy in a couple places and did not level out some low to no traffic areas. They are small and unimportant however I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-09-2009, 04:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,621
Posted By Jlayer21
astrojeff, Thanks that is the best explanation...

astrojeff,
Thanks that is the best explanation I have heard yet. I will try to post pics of what I am doing. I do agree that we could use more pics of all stages of tiling. from sub-floor to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-09-2009, 06:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,621
Posted By Jlayer21
I believe we may have fixed the excessive mortar...

I believe we may have fixed the excessive mortar use problem. However, if you guys could please, look at the pics and give us some feedback. Thanks.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-08-2009, 08:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,621
Posted By Jlayer21
ok sorry it took so long. if more are needed let...

ok sorry it took so long. if more are needed let me know.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-08-2009, 04:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,621
Posted By Jlayer21
I do not really know when we started putting down...

I do not really know when we started putting down more mortar but it just got to a point of laying the mortar 1/4" plus even after tiles have been set. We are trying to correct this problem. My...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-08-2009, 04:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,621
Posted By Jlayer21
My camera will not take any pics below 60 Kb. ...

My camera will not take any pics below 60 Kb. Any ideas?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-08-2009, 03:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,621
Posted By Jlayer21
We are using 1/4" trowel. We have done well...

We are using 1/4" trowel. We have done well except at some point last night we decided we had to get higher. It got up to a 1/4" or more mortar underneath of the tiles. If more pics are needed...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-08-2009, 01:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,621
Posted By Jlayer21
My sub-floor is shaky but the topmost layer is...

My sub-floor is shaky but the topmost layer is cement backer board (wonder board). I'm adding water to my thin-set. Problem is we used 3/4 bag on @20-25 sq ft. Not kosher at all.

I'm in a rental...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-08-2009, 12:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,621
Posted By Jlayer21
First floor tile project

Okay first time on here and need a couple answers. My wife and I are placing a new tile floor in our kitchen, dining room, and hallway. We have all the materials and the subfloor laid. We are...
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