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Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-22-2021, 11:13 PM
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Posted By jerrymlr1
Nice as usual Brian. Nothin goes better with a...

Nice as usual Brian. Nothin goes better with a grayscale motif than a color tv :)
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-18-2021, 10:15 PM
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Posted By jerrymlr1
Nice one Mike. Hooda thought that leaving the bar...

Nice one Mike. Hooda thought that leaving the bar code as the finished edge might not look so good.
And.... a little short on effort for the corner shelf.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-18-2021, 08:56 PM
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Posted By jerrymlr1
My experience with epoxy is limited Lou. However...

My experience with epoxy is limited Lou. However in my experience I have never seen an epoxy grout stay colorfast for long periods of time. Blues turn gray, white turns yellow, etc. With that said,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-18-2021, 04:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 353
Posted By jerrymlr1
It doesn't look all that bad to me Scott. I've...

It doesn't look all that bad to me Scott. I've definitely seen worse. However, iffin I thought there was a problem, I would single out some of the darker tiles and replace them with some lighter ones...
Forum: The Mud Box 02-15-2021, 08:46 AM
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Posted By jerrymlr1
Beautiful nonetheless

Beautiful nonetheless
Forum: The Mud Box 02-13-2021, 09:17 PM
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Posted By jerrymlr1
85º and pretty sunny in SRQ today. And the usual,...

85º and pretty sunny in SRQ today. And the usual, humid.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-13-2021, 07:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 871
Posted By jerrymlr1
I would second that. I would set it with...

I would second that.

I would set it with some MegaLite and get a good sanded grout. I like Laticrete Permacolor. Mix the grout to a fairly thick consistency. It will fill the joints better than...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-10-2021, 10:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 548
Posted By jerrymlr1
Looks like they used the same Perma Base for the...

Looks like they used the same Perma Base for the shower curb. We all know how that gets attached.
Drywall mud for the taped seams? Someone is clueless here.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-09-2021, 09:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 871
Posted By jerrymlr1
Barbie would probably think so.

Barbie would probably think so.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-09-2021, 01:03 AM
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Views: 871
Posted By jerrymlr1
https://www.custombuildingproducts.com/media/59976...

https://www.custombuildingproducts.com/media/59976526/megalite-faq.pdf

It's easy to work with and cleanup.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-07-2021, 10:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 871
Posted By jerrymlr1
I think you should just install them like they...

I think you should just install them like they are suppose to be installed. I also think Custom Megalite is a better mortar choice though. No need for the expensive admix.

Nothing wrong with...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-07-2021, 01:08 AM
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Posted By jerrymlr1
LOL! You run across some pretty unbelievable work...

LOL! You run across some pretty unbelievable work out there.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-31-2021, 10:49 PM
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Posted By jerrymlr1
That’s some nice work Mike. 50% offset long...

That’s some nice work Mike. 50% offset long subway tile, dimpled, and put to the test with overhead lighting.
Forum: The Mud Box 01-30-2021, 08:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 226
Posted By jerrymlr1
Hey Laz. The link doesn't show anything and I...

Hey Laz. The link doesn't show anything and I can't find anywhere on goo sky to type in coordinates.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-22-2021, 08:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 633
Posted By jerrymlr1
Sorry Davy. I meant nothing against your mud...

Sorry Davy. I meant nothing against your mud bridge. My only point was that tape is eezypeezy and did the job righteous in this particular case. :)
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-22-2021, 01:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 633
Posted By jerrymlr1
Whatever works. I am no stranger to...

Whatever works. I am no stranger to unconventional techniques and certainly have no criticism for the tape job. Probably a bit quicker than the some bridge contraption for the job at hand. If it...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-16-2021, 08:19 AM
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Views: 4,949,760
Posted By jerrymlr1
I'll take tile the size of a quarter anyday over...

I'll take tile the size of a quarter anyday over that stuff. One chip in a Bisazza tile and you're lookin at a couple minutes replacing it. A chip in one of those large panels and you have a day...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-25-2020, 10:46 AM
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Posted By jerrymlr1
Been using these for a while.

Been using these for a while.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-24-2020, 09:20 AM
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Posted By jerrymlr1
Neosporin and a bandaid. Emersum nice ones. :)

Neosporin and a bandaid. Emersum nice ones. :)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-14-2020, 08:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,806
Posted By jerrymlr1
That's for sure. Meander around the site for a...

That's for sure. Meander around the site for a few and you can see the utter pain and frustration. I learned a while back that tile setting requires a good eye for detail and that it's something...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-11-2020, 12:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By jerrymlr1
That's a pretty big undertaking. What is the pool...

That's a pretty big undertaking. What is the pool shell made of? Gunite? Fiberglass?
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-05-2020, 08:36 PM
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Posted By jerrymlr1
Good question Jeff. If I were to take a guess I'd...

Good question Jeff. If I were to take a guess I'd say around 70-75% prep. The contractor I usually work with has a gunite crew that is spot on. I need to add an average of 1/2" mortar to brown out...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-03-2020, 07:35 PM
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Views: 4,949,760
Posted By jerrymlr1
Thanks Shawn. Patience is easier to come by when...

Thanks Shawn. Patience is easier to come by when the money is right. I did residential tile and stone a while back. I prefer the pools because I'm on the same job for months and I also have the...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-03-2020, 09:34 AM
Replies: 21,911
Views: 4,949,760
Posted By jerrymlr1
I don't think the water would be a problem. In...

I don't think the water would be a problem. In this case the auto cover slides over the edge on the long side of the pool. In a matter of a few months the tile edge would be looking pretty shabby....
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-02-2020, 10:40 PM
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Views: 4,949,760
Posted By jerrymlr1
This is a pool we've been working on for the last...

This is a pool we've been working on for the last few months. These "lounge" areas were fun..... Had to take a few steps back a few days ago. The Crossville porcelain finish rubbed right off the...
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