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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-25-2021, 08:12 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,341
Posted By Jason@mapei
I recommend you reach out to the membrane...

I recommend you reach out to the membrane manufacturer, and find out what they recommend.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-15-2021, 03:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 470
Posted By Jason@mapei
Do you have a picture of the Tube?

Do you have a picture of the Tube?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-18-2021, 03:56 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,639
Posted By Jason@mapei
Here is an option for walls. Mapei Planitop...

Here is an option for walls. Mapei Planitop 330fast
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-15-2021, 06:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 625
Posted By Jason@mapei
Discolored and or soft grout is often an...

Discolored and or soft grout is often an indication that it was either mixed with to much water, or cleaned with to much water. Both of those concerns are the grout has ben exposed to to much water...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-05-2021, 03:36 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,974
Posted By Jason@mapei
The main concern with river rock is the...

The main concern with river rock is the Inconsistent grout width/depth The technical data sheet for Flexcolor states : "Do not use with pebble-stone or river-rock tile or mosaics, irregularly shaped...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-01-2021, 07:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 699
Posted By Jason@mapei
We actually Make a White In Ultraocolor Plus Max....

We actually Make a White In Ultraocolor Plus Max.
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-26-2021, 08:13 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,680
Posted By Jason@mapei
Mapei Mortar

When mortar dries and cures it is releasing the water of convenience that is in the mortar, It usually does so top and bottom. when installing over a membrane and using porcelain tile this will...
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 04-04-2021, 09:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,975
Posted By Jason@mapei
Flexcolor

Here is an option to make your grout more consistent.
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-04-2021, 08:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 507
Posted By Jason@mapei
Grout haze

Hello Kathy,
Here is the link to our grout haze concern document. I hope it helps.
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-10-2021, 05:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 469
Posted By Jason@mapei
Grout

For marble you may want to try Mapei Flexcolor CQ. I suggest you do a sample first.
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-02-2021, 09:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 587
Posted By Jason@mapei
Planipatch is not designed for walls, it also...

Planipatch is not designed for walls, it also isn't designed for high moisture environments, I would suggest you reach out to Schluter, and see what they recommend over their product
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-21-2021, 01:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 606
Posted By Jason@mapei
SG stands for Standard Grade, Regular LHT does...

SG stands for Standard Grade, Regular LHT does have a more premium mix of sand and cement over the "SG" so that along with the additional polymer is why LHT is better for membranes. LHT SG can be...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-21-2021, 09:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 606
Posted By Jason@mapei
Hey CX, it is the amount of polymer that is...

Hey CX,

it is the amount of polymer that is in the mortar.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-20-2021, 02:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 606
Posted By Jason@mapei
Hello Ultraflex LHT is approved for all the...

Hello Ultraflex LHT is approved for all the applications you have listed. Be sure to follow the Schluter handbook for proper installation of their materials, as well as Mapei's TDS for ours.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-19-2021, 10:34 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,299
Posted By Jason@mapei
Mapei ceramic tile mortar is a "thinset mortar"...

Mapei ceramic tile mortar is a "thinset mortar" and can not be applied with a 3/4" notch trowel. to notch your thinset that thick you would need an LHT (Large and heavy tile mortar).
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-10-2020, 07:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 435
Posted By Jason@mapei
Im partial to Our UM....

Im partial to Our UM. https://cdnmedia.mapei.com/docs/librariesprovider10/products-documents/3000126-mapeguard-um-en.pdf?sfvrsn=9fa24fa3_0
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-09-2020, 11:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 435
Posted By Jason@mapei
Aqua defense

Hello Ricardo,
Aqua defense is a moisture protection membrane to stop moisture from getting into the substrate from the top down, it is not a designed as a moisture barrier from the bottom up....
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 12-07-2020, 05:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 771
Posted By Jason@mapei
Mapei has a cement grout haze remover. ...

Mapei has a cement grout haze remover.

https://cdnmedia.mapei.com/docs/librariesprovider10/products-documents/3000077-cement-grout-haze-remover-en.pdf?sfvrsn=4ba870cf_0

another option here
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-07-2020, 04:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 621
Posted By Jason@mapei
Just my two cents worth if you have a substrate...

Just my two cents worth if you have a substrate that meets L/? whatever you need. Then Tech services may RECOMMEND 3/4, but that is different then REQUIRE.
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 12-07-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 549
Posted By Jason@mapei
Grout Cleaning

Hello Alison.

I have posted a link to Our cleaning products. If you download the TDS for the product it will help you with application. It sounds like you may want to start with Ultracare heavy...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-21-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 857
Posted By Jason@mapei
Flexolcor Grout

MAPEI Flexcolor CQ is a professional-grade, ready-to-use specialty grout
for precision commercial and residential installations with porcelain, ceramic
and natural-stone tiles. MAPEI Flexcolor CQ...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-21-2020, 07:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 815
Posted By Jason@mapei
Ultra flex 2 is not a rapid setting mortar, it...

Ultra flex 2 is not a rapid setting mortar, it does have a 2 hour pot life.
...
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 10-19-2020, 07:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 833
Posted By Jason@mapei
Cleaning Mapei flexcolor

for regular everyday use we recommend a PH neutral Cleaner. Like
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-14-2020, 07:32 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,057
Posted By Jason@mapei
Ultracolor Plus FA Grout concern

Good morning,
Mapei's Grout refresh would work to get the color you are looking for. I'm sorry you are having this concern. you can email me directly if youd like to further discuss.
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-30-2020, 09:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 883
Posted By Jason@mapei
Slu

If you are concerned that it is not properly bonded to the substrate you should remove it all and then assess the condition of the substrate to verify if it needs to be sanded or prepared in some...
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