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Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-24-2009, 08:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,319
I'm in Austin. You can e-mail me your...

I'm in Austin.

You can e-mail me your contact details, if you wish.:usflag:
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-19-2004, 07:23 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,816
The only time I have problems like that, are lack...

The only time I have problems like that, are lack of communication.
Especially with someone just learning the english language.

I try to explain everything that could happen or characteristics...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-03-2004, 07:25 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,842
Hehehe! I have always done other flooring...

Hehehe!


I have always done other flooring besides Carpet.

Working for retailers, I only did their carpet work. Only to be turned into the warranty repair guy, everytime. Seems I was the only...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-31-2004, 07:47 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,842
Just for my consultation, visual inspection, and...

Just for my consultation, visual inspection, and testing, along with a verbal report, is 2 bills.

If they want a written certified report, for litigation, add another 2 bills.

If I have to go...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-06-2002, 10:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,908
run the durarock out into the carpeted room,...

run the durarock out into the carpeted room, about 3" use Ardex Feather Finish, and float the edge of the durarock out about 2' in all directions as a ramp. A yardstick works good as a screed! Now...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-27-2002, 04:03 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,053
They are saying nothing can be glued to the...

They are saying nothing can be glued to the lightweight fake-crete. You must seal it first.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-27-2002, 10:34 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,053
The Ceramic KING has spoken. These floors are not...

The Ceramic KING has spoken. These floors are not getting C-tile! I'm not going to eat it. We are talking, 385 units with entry, kitchens, laundry, and some have 2 bathrooms. The big units would have...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-27-2002, 09:20 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,053
Well it seems that is going to be too much labor...

Well it seems that is going to be too much labor to justify the Ceramic Tile.

In the other apartments they have built, they had vinyl planks. The retailer out of dallas didn't seal the light...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-26-2002, 08:40 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,053
I have opportunity to bid on a big apartment...

I have opportunity to bid on a big apartment complex, New Construction.

Unlike a house with plywood subfloors, they have gypcrete being poured on the second and third floors. This is a first for...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-14-2002, 10:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,504
Wouldn't leaving the expansion gap and using ¼...

Wouldn't leaving the expansion gap and using ¼ round look even better and it would be done right?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-13-2002, 01:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,827
Dave G. is more knowledgeable then anyone on this...

Dave G. is more knowledgeable then anyone on this board about tile. What he says is etched in stone. I'd follow his directions to a "T".

The reason I said, what I said is because many times while...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-12-2002, 02:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,827
White powder forming is alkaline. Your slab has a...

White powder forming is alkaline. Your slab has a high pH. Acid washing is the solution. It will pop the c-tile your wanting off the floor. A pH test is in order.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-10-2002, 08:33 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,091
I use my hook blade carpet knife. Anything will...

I use my hook blade carpet knife. Anything will work as long as you get it out.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-03-2002, 09:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,572
The floor doesn't need to be perfect for carpet...

The floor doesn't need to be perfect for carpet to be installed. Float the low, and ruff spots. The carpet will hide everything else and nobody will know but you.

Why worry about the crackes...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-03-2002, 08:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,223
Harry, a knee kicker is not a carpet stretching...

Harry, a knee kicker is not a carpet stretching tool!!! A polestretcher is the only way to properly stretch carpet. A knee kicker is only a positioning tool. If you knee kicking, your cheating the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-03-2002, 08:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,095
The guy at HD thinks your using mastic, instead...

The guy at HD thinks your using mastic, instead of thinset mortar.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-02-2002, 07:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,572
Try this URL... http://www.Ardex.com/ ...

Try this URL...

http://www.Ardex.com/

They have what you need.

They are based out of Pennsylvania.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-02-2002, 07:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,234
Just use the mosaics for the shower floor. Use a...

Just use the mosaics for the shower floor. Use a contrasting color as a border or stop point for the mosaics and continue with the 12 X 12's to make the transition look better.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-01-2002, 10:06 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 31,724
Titan Laboratories makes a product that dissolves...

Titan Laboratories makes a product that dissolves cutback adhesives. Call them at 650-965-9900 and ask about 141 adhesive remover.

Sentinel Products is another company that has a cutback remover....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-19-2001, 03:24 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,745
And we think were getting ripped off for stuff....

And we think were getting ripped off for stuff. Makes you proud to be an American doesn't it.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-17-2001, 11:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,720
The sky...I mean the floor is the limit. Let you...

The sky...I mean the floor is the limit. Let you imagination go.


I see boarders and inlays.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-16-2001, 10:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,876
Bud, I use pookie all the time. A little...

Bud, I use pookie all the time.

A little pookie there and we are done.
All it takes is a little pookie to fill it gap.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-14-2001, 05:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,453
Thumbs down It is the budget board! OSB or oriented strand...

It is the budget board! OSB or oriented strand board, is junk wood or what I call Beaver Barf. It won't hold a nail. Even rink shank nails or screws, seam to eventually work loose.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-11-2001, 05:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,499
I'm with Rob on the floor joist not bearing the...

I'm with Rob on the floor joist not bearing the extra load. If the integrity of the floor has already been compromised, and there is no strength in the already sagging floor, Ceramic tile would be my...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-29-2001, 04:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,876
Has anyone ever heard of pouring a coke-cola on...

Has anyone ever heard of pouring a coke-cola on it and letting it sit? I heard this once and thought they were joking.
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