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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-07-2021, 10:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 332
Posted By smifwal
try a magic eraser

try a magic eraser
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-03-2021, 07:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 365
Posted By smifwal
Bigger would be bad not the other way around....

Bigger would be bad not the other way around. Bigger would hit the guard.

Here is the blade I use the picture says 5" but the description says 4.5
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-03-2021, 07:10 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,313
Posted By smifwal
Davy told me once( that is what I remember...

Davy told me once( that is what I remember anyway) that you want your float strips about 4" from the wall that way the "L" of the your straight will line up with the float strip on the wall next to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-01-2021, 01:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 501
Posted By smifwal
Avalanche is supposed to be the whitest grout...

Avalanche is supposed to be the whitest grout available. If she wants whiter than let her paint it when you're done but I would definitely not mix latex paint with grout
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-30-2021, 07:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 402
Posted By smifwal
Sorry the pic didn't upload. I have a sigma...

Sorry the pic didn't upload. I have a sigma snapper that will do a 60" to and the sigma kera cut will do 10 feet.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-29-2021, 11:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 402
Posted By smifwal
snappers take practice... But with practice...

snappers take practice... But with practice greatness can be achieved, sometimes. This is off a 48 in rip
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-28-2021, 06:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 402
Posted By smifwal
I tore out this kitchen, there wasn't a hollow...

I tore out this kitchen, there wasn't a hollow sound among them. If I was careful I could have taken the tiles out in full pieces and reused them. Most of the thiset was stuck to the floor and almost...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-26-2021, 06:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 246
Posted By smifwal
Cut the drywall out and put up new, a multi tool...

Cut the drywall out and put up new, a multi tool works great for this. Way less work then skimming the pot holes you got there:) the tools on top not the leather man hahaha
Forum: The Mud Box 04-16-2021, 06:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,610
Posted By smifwal
If I remember right tiger mountain tile has a...

If I remember right tiger mountain tile has a blog on reasons why you shouldn't by a flip, though I haven't read it I am sure I know what is in there, I was hoping he would stop by on this thread he...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-15-2021, 06:48 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,863
Posted By smifwal
I would say tile over it, that is assuming the...

I would say tile over it, that is assuming the build up won't be a issue and if you can find something to extend your drain.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-14-2021, 07:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 341
Posted By smifwal
My uncle has a bathroom just like that in his new...

My uncle has a bathroom just like that in his new to him house. The same style of tile but it is pink and white. We even took some of the tiles from the master bathroom to make a repair in this guest...
Forum: The Mud Box 04-14-2021, 06:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,610
Posted By smifwal
Wet,delaminating and very squishy ,I think I am...

Wet,delaminating and very squishy ,I think I am replacing 4 sheets but I haven't taken up their patches yet so may be more :cry:
Forum: The Mud Box 04-14-2021, 03:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,610
Posted By smifwal
I put a 3/4 in brass plug in the spot where that...

I put a 3/4 in brass plug in the spot where that bushing cane out of, worked great this is my new project. Apartment floor
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-14-2021, 03:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 299
Posted By smifwal
Dan, It went pretty good once I got past the...

Dan, It went pretty good once I got past the edges, I took up the dining room and kitchen this morning, it was like frosted mini wheats, apparently it had gotten wet once or twice. I will post those...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-14-2021, 06:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 299
Posted By smifwal
I did something similar yesterday. Took up carpet...

I did something similar yesterday. Took up carpet to find linoleum, started to scrap or it off and thought what a can of worms I have opened, I should have not touched it and just put laminate over...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-13-2021, 05:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,782
Posted By smifwal
I tape as I go when I do floors don't see why you...

I tape as I go when I do floors don't see why you couldn't do it here. As for the location of your seam, I like to run the water proofing out side of the shower past the curb a few inches
Forum: The Mud Box 04-08-2021, 04:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,610
Posted By smifwal
Not threaded inside but a little more chipping...

Not threaded inside but a little more chipping got this part out. Crisis averted
Forum: The Mud Box 04-08-2021, 07:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,610
Posted By smifwal
Jesus strick's again!!! I took the rest of the...

Jesus strick's again!!! I took the rest of the kitchen tile out yesterday and as I was chipping the last bits of thickset I got squirted in the face with water. They replaced all the supply lines...
Forum: The Mud Box 04-08-2021, 07:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,610
Posted By smifwal
Not sure about the great state of Texas,but here...

Not sure about the great state of Texas,but here you can pull a permit as a home owner and your power company will come out and pull the meter for you.
Forum: The Mud Box 04-06-2021, 09:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,610
Posted By smifwal
Changed out the apartment's panel, lots of...

Changed out the apartment's panel, lots of twinsies breakers and I needed to add 2 more circuits, longer for the dryer and one for the oven. I would have liked it to be a bit cleaner but I was bound...
Forum: The Mud Box 04-04-2021, 05:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,610
Posted By smifwal
Thanks Craig, Chris Chris that is not a...

Thanks Craig, Chris

Chris that is not a sponge just the sunlight coming at a weird time of day/angle

Ignore the blue dots
Forum: The Mud Box 04-02-2021, 08:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,610
Posted By smifwal
It is a ranch, but the back of the house is a few...

It is a ranch, but the back of the house is a few feet below grade. That black mold window is in the kitchen which is on the back side of the main house. There is also a 2 bedroom apartment that is...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-01-2021, 09:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 350
Posted By smifwal
Glad I can help

Glad I can help
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-01-2021, 08:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 350
Posted By smifwal
I would take to your clients about this but I...

I would take to your clients about this but I would take everything out put your drywall back up and scribe for your new countertops. And I would plywood back on the cabinets and cut a hole for the...
Forum: The Mud Box 03-28-2021, 03:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,610
Posted By smifwal
Tore out most of the kitchen this morning

Tore out most of the kitchen this morning
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