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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-13-2010, 12:01 PM
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Views: 2,258
Posted By grisby
Brian, thanks for the info!! Brannigan, nope I...

Brian, thanks for the info!! Brannigan, nope I did not think of that, but it is a different look. Its gonna be hard to see how cupped they are because its not a stock item and the sample is on a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-12-2010, 06:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,258
Posted By grisby
Anyone ever heard of this tile company??

Its been a while since I been on here(about 4yrs) and I am doing another bath. Wife found some nice tile made by "Level Tile" out of Texas. Its a nice porcelain, she picked out the 4x20 inchers for...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-29-2006, 07:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,662
Posted By grisby
Sounds good guys, thanks for the info!!!! NO...

Sounds good guys, thanks for the info!!!! NO need to tile behind, and yep, I always keep extra tiles around after my projects.

Thanks again,
bill g
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-28-2006, 11:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,662
Posted By grisby
Vent hood (tile behind)??

HI, its been a while since I have been on here3. Now I am working in my kitchen. My ?? is the backsplash. Do I tile the backsplash before I put the venthood on or do I tile up to the venthood. ...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-27-2006, 05:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,428
Posted By grisby
Thanks Jaz, thats what I figured. The CBU is...

Thanks Jaz, thats what I figured. The CBU is actually the decoupler, its just that I get dangerous when I read, plus the fact I am doing an area bigger than I usually do(remodlelling my house...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-26-2006, 06:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,428
Posted By grisby
Thanks guys.

Thanks guys.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-26-2006, 10:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,428
Posted By grisby
I know--another plywood ???

Have not been on here for a while and I did a search and I even know what I did in the past that works but now I am confused.

I was told by someone (and even found info on another forum)that when...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-15-2004, 02:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 967
Posted By grisby
Sounds good, thats what I thought. I'm using...

Sounds good, thats what I thought. I'm using 12x12's.
Thanks again for quick reply.
bill g
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-15-2004, 12:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 967
Posted By grisby
granite countertop ???

Ok, read most of threads about this--my question is do I hve to use medium set to set granite on countertop or can I use thinset for the top. I always used medium set for granite on floors. Or can...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-12-2004, 11:37 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,156
Posted By grisby
Don't thank me, thank my son in law. I was going...

Don't thank me, thank my son in law. I was going to lay a square pattern also, but the son in law suggested that I lay it diagonal. It was a lot of cuts especially since he wasn't around to help. ...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-12-2004, 06:41 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,156
Posted By grisby
Hey Steve, that floor pattern looks familiar!! :)...

Hey Steve, that floor pattern looks familiar!! :)

gris
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-11-2004, 07:30 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,156
Posted By grisby
Steve, I did not use grout release either, but I...

Steve, I did not use grout release either, but I grouted the entire tile and did not have any problem with clean up on the Rialtos. As for drilling holes, I ended up cutting the tiles from behind...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-09-2004, 05:58 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,156
Posted By grisby
Steve, I don't have the original boxes anymore. ...

Steve, I don't have the original boxes anymore. I just kept a few as spare so I dont remember what the box said on it. But my Rialto tiles from lowes are definitly porcelain.
You will find that...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-28-2004, 08:55 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,156
Posted By grisby
[QUOTE=Steve C.] 6. I use thinset to fill the...

[QUOTE=Steve C.]
6. I use thinset to fill the gap between the tub and the Hardibacker sheets.


Don't use thinset between tub and hardi--caulk that area.

I am no pro, but everything else...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-28-2004, 06:53 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,156
Posted By grisby
Steve, I got mine from a local tile supplier. ...

Steve, I got mine from a local tile supplier. It was Conestoga tile. I went to Lowes and HD and they didnt have it. Perhaps you could see if there is a supplier near you. They dont usually sell...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-23-2004, 01:29 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,156
Posted By grisby
Steve, in my bath of Rialto tiles, 6x6 white and...

Steve, in my bath of Rialto tiles, 6x6 white and 6x6 beige was used on the walls with a 3/16 grout joint. Laticrete parchment colored grout was used. Go to this link...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-20-2004, 07:57 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,061
Posted By grisby
Jimmie, I used a 50/50 mix of vinegar and water...

Jimmie, I used a 50/50 mix of vinegar and water to clean dried grout with a scotch brite pad. Someone told me about that combo and it worked for me, albeit I didn't have much to clean up.

As for...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-19-2004, 05:42 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,061
Posted By grisby
Jimmie, sounds like you're doing ok time wise. ...

Jimmie, sounds like you're doing ok time wise. Heck it took 3 1/2 days to do that wall with the design on it and that doesnt include grout time.
Its not like we do this stuff for a living!!!
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-17-2004, 02:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,061
Posted By grisby
Here is a pic of this end of the bath grouted. ...

Here is a pic of this end of the bath grouted.
http://pic14.picturetrail.com/VOL564/456231/3995962/60316748.jpg

bill g
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-16-2004, 06:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,061
Posted By grisby
John, thanks. I will get a pic or two this...

John, thanks. I will get a pic or two this weekend to post. Thanks for this board. I know I asked a lot of questions concerning this project and with all the help it was completed.
bill g
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-16-2004, 11:35 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,061
Posted By grisby
Thanks, I dont know why I came up as...

Thanks, I dont know why I came up as unregistered--maybe I forgot to log in. Any way the Rialto is real nice, only down side is its had to drill into. Used wet saw for everything.

bill g
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-16-2004, 10:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,273
Posted By grisby
Or if you need the lever type then this link ...

Or if you need the lever type then this link

http://www.efaucets.com/detail.asp?Product_Id=RP31555RB

or the whole assembly

http://www.efaucets.com/detail.asp?Product_Id=RP691RB

I bought...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-16-2004, 10:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,273
Posted By grisby
try this link

HTH

http://www.efaucets.com/detail.asp?Product_Id=RP31556RB
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-06-2004, 08:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,510
Posted By grisby
Thanks Steve. bill g

Thanks Steve.

bill g
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-06-2004, 06:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,510
Posted By grisby
How long to wait before I seal grout

OK, floor is in and part of the wall (have to wait for bath vanity to be made to finish wall). My ?? is how long do I wait before I seal the grout joints? The joints are 3/16th on the floor and...
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