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Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-02-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,572
Posted By tileguytodd
Saw this type thing in an Old banks entryway...

Saw this type thing in an Old banks entryway once...It was interesting because they had actually sloped it also..The tile was soaked and Beat into the mud..we tore the tile out as it was pretty...
Forum: The Mud Box 03-02-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,356
Posted By tileguytodd
70,000....I see he still wont shut up ...

70,000....I see he still wont shut up :oyeah::oyeah:

just kiddin ya Kelly :calm:
Forum: The Mud Box 03-02-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,034
Posted By tileguytodd
An oldie from way back

From the ARCHIVES.....For those who can remember way back when :clap2:
Forum: The Mud Box 04-30-2012, 05:42 AM
Replies: 2,408
Views: 294,640
Posted By tileguytodd
Stoner working Sunday's Still..:bang:....I spent...

Stoner working Sunday's Still..:bang:....I spent years trying to talk some sense into him..I see none of it took :yeah:
Forum: The Mud Box 04-30-2012, 05:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,660
Posted By tileguytodd
Not likely in your area but Psylocybins do, just...

Not likely in your area but Psylocybins do, just don't get caught gathering em or munching on em ......Check yer local ranch pasture lands Cow crap piles ( makes you wonder why people eat em eh LOL...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-30-2012, 04:41 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,666
Posted By tileguytodd
Like Brian said, I was saving up :yeah::yeah: ...

Like Brian said, I was saving up :yeah::yeah:

Really though, it is all stuff that many learn but it takes Years to figure it all out. If by applying what I said saves you only a year or two of...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-30-2012, 04:11 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 16,699
Posted By tileguytodd
See, me and Brian think alike...grinder motor...

See, me and Brian think alike...grinder motor saws just are not very good choices for someone who will use the saw more than a homeowner.
Besides, Any Tileman that Logo's Coffee cups is doing well...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-27-2012, 07:48 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 17,745
Posted By tileguytodd
I have found the easiest way to go is to Frame a...

I have found the easiest way to go is to Frame a Box the size you want the niche to be...Mark & Cut out the studs in the way..Install the framed Box.

Easy peesy!! :)
Forum: The Mud Box 04-27-2012, 07:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,109
Posted By tileguytodd
Not sure how you pulled it off, what a...

Not sure how you pulled it off, what a feat...working as a tileman And doing night school.

Your a better man than me Bud.....All i had the energy left for was lifting a beer mug and ask john, I...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-27-2012, 07:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,000
Posted By tileguytodd
Tom, check with Andy at Felker...He sent me one a...

Tom, check with Andy at Felker...He sent me one a few years back that is just what the Doctor ordered.

Not sure if they still have this item or not but it is worth the email or phone call...Never...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-27-2012, 07:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,845
Posted By tileguytodd
Natural Stone is Pretty Vague.....I have seen...

Natural Stone is Pretty Vague.....I have seen some Slate that you would get into trouble using that 1/2" + 1/8" or 5/8" for tile thickness ( or the above for studs out which would be adequate for...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-27-2012, 07:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,868
Posted By tileguytodd
I think you are going to be chasing the tigers...

I think you are going to be chasing the tigers tail for Years to come.

Exterior installation have a finite lifetime. While you only have a few problem areas now, the remainder of your installation...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-27-2012, 06:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,886
Posted By tileguytodd
Do you know what materials were used to set the...

Do you know what materials were used to set the tile??

On closer inspection of your photos it appears you grouted these tiles.

Basalt tile is recommended as a butt joint installation. I expect...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-27-2012, 06:48 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 12,355
Posted By tileguytodd
I have used Hydroban but never in an Over gyp...

I have used Hydroban but never in an Over gyp project.

I have had excellent success with Ditra over gyp and every customer has been well pleased.

I trust the Ditra more than a paintable for...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-27-2012, 06:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,237
Posted By tileguytodd
Hydroban is a good product if used correctly.. ...

Hydroban is a good product if used correctly..

Yes, use the mesh tape OR laticrete has a fabric you can get that is similar to kerdi band.

Dish out around the drain and run the hydroban up to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-27-2012, 06:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,345
Posted By tileguytodd
NO...You should shim out your studs. The flange...

NO...You should shim out your studs. The flange is designed so the backer board goes over the lip but without shimming you will get a winging out near the tub...Some people float this to ease that...
Forum: The Mud Box 04-27-2012, 06:17 AM
Replies: 779
Views: 146,924
Posted By tileguytodd
Dried up Mortar and Grout...I just call up ol...

Dried up Mortar and Grout...I just call up ol Muskymike and he comes up from wisconsin and loads it all up and takes it away.....:nya::nya:

I do try to toss in a few good bags ........but he has...
Forum: The Mud Box 04-27-2012, 06:10 AM
Replies: 779
Views: 146,924
Posted By tileguytodd
ROFLMAO....Where do you find this stuff Rich ...

ROFLMAO....Where do you find this stuff Rich :yeah:
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-27-2012, 06:04 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 16,699
Posted By tileguytodd
http://www.contractorsdirect.com/Tile-Tools/Wet-Ti...

http://www.contractorsdirect.com/Tile-Tools/Wet-Tile-Saws_3/Multiquip-TS-7-Wet-Tile-Saw

At 43 lbs I think the setups better than any grinder motor type saw.

Best built, compact, light weight,...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-27-2012, 05:51 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,666
Posted By tileguytodd
Hmmm, I live in a Rural area, My town has a...

Hmmm, I live in a Rural area, My town has a population of 187 and Ive done 3 jobs in 30 years in this town....Most near charity wages because they were friends and neighbors but always these were...
Forum: The Mud Box 04-27-2012, 05:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,130
Posted By tileguytodd
Looks like he is a chronic Jerk. 5 years for a...

Looks like he is a chronic Jerk. 5 years for a coke might learn him something, but I doubt it.

This is the type guy who will end up with an institutionalized mentality...let him out and he will...
Forum: The Mud Box 04-27-2012, 05:03 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,712
Posted By tileguytodd
Llama is a Spanish Gun Company but they are DOA ...

Llama is a Spanish Gun Company but they are DOA

Some INFO that might explain Why this weapon blew up....I am sure they were buying substandard steel or were outsourcing the Barrels etc to the...
Forum: The Mud Box 04-27-2012, 04:52 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,028
Posted By tileguytodd
Davy's method with the Muriatic acid worked for...

Davy's method with the Muriatic acid worked for the GC on a Super America project oh 8 or 8 years back....The Muriatic was allowed to soak in over the weekend and then a power washer with Hot hot...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-27-2012, 04:40 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,769
Posted By tileguytodd
Did ya Learn that from Me Brian he he.... I...

Did ya Learn that from Me Brian he he....

I read Through this...bbcamp is right....CX is Spot on

As to skimming with a thinset before pouring....Oneof the crews at the shop did an old armory...
Forum: The Mud Box 02-27-2012, 09:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,312
Posted By tileguytodd
I am guilty of going behind Old guys like John...

I am guilty of going behind Old guys like John and Fixing all the cracks at every change of plane they ever grouted that started on an Outside wall.
Now, that said, Keep in mind that Freeze thaw...
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