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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-24-2019, 07:28 PM
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Posted By Carbidetooth
Yes, I miter everything. I actually have a...

Yes, I miter everything. I actually have a dedicated chop saw with aluminum blade.

See if this makes sense. Figure out where your last course will land within 1/2" or so. I use a story stick, but...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-23-2019, 05:00 PM
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Posted By Carbidetooth
1. 1/3 offset looks better on bigger tile IMHO,...

1. 1/3 offset looks better on bigger tile IMHO, but everybody's taste is different, so suit yourself. I imagine there's some way to avoid skinnies with 50%. Maybe come out further beyond tub or fudge...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-17-2019, 08:38 AM
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Posted By Carbidetooth
1. Modified would be fine for taping seams and...

1. Modified would be fine for taping seams and corners. Check the date on bag if you've had it for a while. Thinset has a shelf life. What method of waterproofing are you using?

2. It may have...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-13-2019, 06:22 PM
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Posted By Carbidetooth
Art, it looks like Dilex AHK can be had as small...

Art, it looks like Dilex AHK can be had as small as 5/16. 1/4" is really skinny tile. If that's measuring at the edge sometimes the lugs on back actually make the tile install "thicker". Any such...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-04-2019, 01:31 PM
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Posted By Carbidetooth
If Mapei is what's available, I've used their...

If Mapei is what's available, I've used their Adesilex. They're all bright white so they lend as little as possible to installed color. If the glass is pretty opaque, it doesn't' matter all that much...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-04-2019, 09:05 AM
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Posted By Carbidetooth
1. Somewhat up to the setter I guess, but I like...

1. Somewhat up to the setter I guess, but I like the look of dropping the first row to include the tub radius. Leaving a square corner and filling with caulk/grout looks like poo, just in case you...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-24-2019, 07:56 AM
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Posted By Carbidetooth
Why fix what ain't broke? White bisque...

Why fix what ain't broke?

White bisque ceramic can be pretty absorptive, but thousands upon thousands of jobs successfully completed without aid. On the other hand some porcelains can be really...
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