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Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 03-15-2020, 07:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,247
Posted By mwhits
I also had new tile floors professionally cleaned...

I also had new tile floors professionally cleaned (different thread). This included both shower floors. I was under the assumption I need to re apply a sealer to the shower floors. They are 2x2...
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 03-15-2020, 06:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,247
Posted By mwhits
Going from bad to worse. The Tile cleaning Co....

Going from bad to worse. The Tile cleaning Co. did their process and when I stopped in during the process I had quite a surprise. The floors had actually turned white across a lot of the surface...
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 03-05-2020, 06:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,247
Posted By mwhits
Update: The builder has sent his guy over who is...

Update: The builder has sent his guy over who is using a product called rejuvenate, which seems to be a two part system. He is applying a remover then a restorer which states on the bottle: fills in...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-29-2020, 08:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 649
Posted By mwhits
Thank you all for your input. We've decided go...

Thank you all for your input. We've decided go with the builder's recommendation of installing the granite threshold directly onto the plank floor tiles and we'll have the glass company install a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-27-2020, 08:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 649
Posted By mwhits
I thought 30" would have been a standard for...

I thought 30" would have been a standard for shower depth but it was inspected so I'm assuming this size is within code. Would have been nice if they ran the shower floor tile out the full 30" same...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-26-2020, 09:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 649
Posted By mwhits
Pictures didn't go, trying again.

Pictures didn't go, trying again.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-26-2020, 09:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 649
Posted By mwhits
Adding curb to existing shower

I have an existing (new construction) curb less shower that is creating a minor flooding situation every time it is used. I asked the builder about installing a curb, his reply was we can get a piece...
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 02-20-2020, 10:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,247
Posted By mwhits
Thank You , I did update the location. The...

Thank You , I did update the location. The picture above was prior to roof sheathing the water was from the rain at the time. I tried the vinegar (1/1) and water, didn't seem to make a difference....
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 02-19-2020, 06:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,247
Posted By mwhits
This is a slab on grade home in southwest...

This is a slab on grade home in southwest Florida. I'm attaching a picture of the shower area during construction. Unfortunately, it is the only picture I have other than the finished work.

Thanks...
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 02-18-2020, 11:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,247
Posted By mwhits
Update, the builder is coming back out this week,...

Update, the builder is coming back out this week, says "it happened because the floors were still wet when the sealer was applied."These are porcelain glazed tiles which I thought shouldn't have...
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 02-14-2020, 11:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,247
Posted By mwhits
Agreed, I am currently waiting on the builder who...

Agreed, I am currently waiting on the builder who is reaching out to his tile sub. I will post a picture soon and reply with the installation details he provides. Thank You
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 02-14-2020, 10:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,247
Posted By mwhits
White haze on floor tiles

I have a newly constructed home, we have plank floor tiles throughout the home. Where the floor tiles meet any damp area, specifically at the shower threshold, we are noticing a white haze appearing...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-01-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 536
Posted By mwhits
Thanks Mike, I also should have mentioned...

Thanks Mike,

I also should have mentioned the stairs as is are poured in place concrete. And I will be using Schluter Trep-G for the nosing.

Thanks Again
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-01-2013, 05:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 536
Posted By mwhits
Stair Questions

Hello,

I'm finishing a tile project which was approximately 400 sq ft of 18" porcelain tile over a slab on grade addition to our house. Sub floor = concrete slab ( way out of whack), 1x4 sleepers...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-19-2013, 08:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 612
Posted By mwhits
Shower remodel

Have a contractor lined up for a bathroom remodel. Although this is rental property, they propose to tile a shower enclosure (standard 60" tub) by tiling directly to new mold resistant drywall. Is...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-15-2012, 02:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,016
Posted By mwhits
Thanks for the input. Leaning toward the tr600...

Thanks for the input. Leaning toward the tr600 seems to be better suited for porcelain from what I'm reading.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-14-2012, 10:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,016
Posted By mwhits
Tile breakers

Looking for a tile breaker for 18 inch porcelain floor tiles. Wont be making any 45's just horizontal cuts. Comparing the rubi tr600 vs rubi ts50+. Any thoughts would be appreciated. Researched the...
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