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Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-04-2022, 04:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 159
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
May only be getting half the voltage., could be...

May only be getting half the voltage., could be temperature switch or a capacitor. need a multimeter check. I’d also recommend you take it to someone if you don’t feel completely comfortable with...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-04-2022, 04:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 417
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
No

No
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-18-2022, 04:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 277
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
You dont need 3/4", that's nonsense. I've done...

You dont need 3/4", that's nonsense. I've done quite a few Auto Stables and all have been 3/8". I have a 4000 sqft garage coming up and its 19"x36" 3/8" porcelain.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-11-2022, 06:08 PM
Replies: 22,066
Views: 6,127,574
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
Shawn, Each fan is it's own sheet Brian, it...

Shawn, Each fan is it's own sheet

Brian, it came from Artistic. They have some well made mosaic lines over there. The pricing is a little crazy on some of it.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-10-2022, 03:43 PM
Replies: 22,066
Views: 6,127,574
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
Huge PIA this was.

Huge PIA this was.
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 05-02-2022, 03:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 684
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
Try some 00 steel wool and some straight razors...

Try some 00 steel wool and some straight razors first. I wouldn’t use any polish on the counter that isn’t made for stone.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-27-2022, 04:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 349
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
I would pack it with unsanded grout of matching...

I would pack it with unsanded grout of matching color. That material is quite porous and bleed from the epoxy may be a problem.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-24-2022, 12:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 358
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
Depends on how many pieces you need. Couple...

Depends on how many pieces you need. Couple hundred lineal feet and snap cutter would pay for itself. If it’s 10 pieces cut it on the wet saw. Occasionally I do come across tile that can difficult to...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-22-2022, 03:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 553
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
I wouldn’t proceed until it’s made clear the...

I wouldn’t proceed until it’s made clear the floor is not tileable with anything other than a taillight guarantee. Which means I wouldn’t do it period. To me this wreaks of one of those jobs that...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-21-2022, 05:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 539
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
Water will always find a way. Once the joint...

Water will always find a way. Once the joint moves enough to let water through you will regret not addressing it correctly. It looks good on paper but things like this don’t work out in the real...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-11-2022, 04:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,113
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
I would be concerned about changing planes and...

I would be concerned about changing planes and pitching in different directions around a pool deck with these systems. They lend themselves to being flat, if you are only pitching one way it’s simple...
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 04-07-2022, 11:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 591
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
I’d go pick up a neutral stone cleaner before...

I’d go pick up a neutral stone cleaner before trying anything else. Toothpaste will remove the shine off a polished stone over a period of time, contact lens cleaner also does the same. Black is...
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 04-02-2022, 08:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 673
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
An orbital sander and silicon carbide sandpaper...

An orbital sander and silicon carbide sandpaper would be the easier route. Clean it first, sand and the regrout.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-01-2022, 03:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 410
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
To me that looks like a hairline crack look at...

To me that looks like a hairline crack look at the shape. Metal marks aren’t generally permanently.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-22-2022, 06:38 PM
Replies: 22,066
Views: 6,127,574
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
Thanks Tonto, The ceiling gets pvc crown. Money...

Thanks Tonto, The ceiling gets pvc crown. Money wise we always do well as we have a good handle on how long it will take us start to finish. Holes I don't mind it's the trim kits that only give a...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-19-2022, 12:22 PM
Replies: 22,066
Views: 6,127,574
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
Thanks guys, tub along the back wall so it will...

Thanks guys, tub along the back wall so it will be a 3'x7' shower.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-19-2022, 12:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 583
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
Its not that uncommon with porcelain. The stress...

Its not that uncommon with porcelain. The stress point is usually at 1/3 of the length. I try to avoid cutting at the 8" area of a 12x24, I removed half a shower wall after not being able to keep a...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-17-2022, 04:08 PM
Replies: 22,066
Views: 6,127,574
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
I like that tile line as well Brian, looks great....

I like that tile line as well Brian, looks great.

This is Dal's Panoramic, this job was a struggle start to finish. Less than impressed with their shipping and handling, QC on the panels...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-15-2022, 02:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 968
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
TEC doesn't exactly have a great track record...

TEC doesn't exactly have a great track record when it comes to grout. They have support because they have to.

Laticrete makes custom grout colors upon request.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-11-2022, 03:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 629
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
Simplest fix is to buy a liner like this and sick...

Simplest fix is to buy a liner like this and sick to the tile. Flat on the bottom is all that matters so chair rail would work also.

...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-10-2022, 05:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 629
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
Jolly will go all the way up to A300(1 3/16). ...

Jolly will go all the way up to A300(1 3/16).

They used too small a edge, tile has to be removed.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-02-2022, 04:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 303
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
Thinset is appropriate.

Thinset is appropriate.
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 02-26-2022, 01:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 527
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
Acetone is a good place to start with something...

Acetone is a good place to start with something like that. 000 Steel wool can also blend things like that. It’s a bit odd but stone is like that occasionally.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-21-2022, 08:13 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 6,140
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
Depends on how much the shower is used, I know...

Depends on how much the shower is used, I know money is a driving force. Personally I have the HD brand in a little used shower but spent the extra for the shower that is used at least couple times a...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-21-2022, 08:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 502
Posted By Tile & Stone Guild
The case is a nice feature, whether the better...

The case is a nice feature, whether the better built one or the case will be more personal preference.
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