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Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-27-2014, 07:15 AM
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Posted By bctile601
The best photo I could find Chuck. I thought I...

The best photo I could find Chuck. I thought I had some pics showing the blue wedges under the metal frame, apparently in this photo I covered them with the sealant. I think this tile was a Florida...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-25-2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,028
Posted By bctile601
:shake:That is a tough situation. I have used...

:shake:That is a tough situation. I have used hard plastic spacer wedges under the metal framing. Packed in thin-set and height adjusted. The wedges need to be turned sideways, tucked in out of...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-22-2014, 04:53 PM
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Views: 315,202
Posted By bctile601
I did a small mall store entrance last year with...

I did a small mall store entrance last year with similar porcelain tile ( appears to be the same manufacturing technology ) without a leveling system, I used Latipatch, Hydroban, 4XLT to set,...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-18-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,948
Posted By bctile601
Installed in early summer I think. I know it was...

Installed in early summer I think. I know it was hot. Wood was delivered 2 weeks prior to install and left to acclimate. Newer house with central AC, so shouldn't have too much humidity.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-16-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,948
Posted By bctile601
Don't know why this has happened, I found that...

Don't know why this has happened, I found that the boards moved away from the powder room / pantry side of the room with evidence of a notched cut under a door jamb.

The boards moved freely under...
Forum: The Mud Box 03-15-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,084
Posted By bctile601
I like to keep the silicone caulk tubes but not...

I like to keep the silicone caulk tubes but not opened grout.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-15-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,948
Posted By bctile601
Went out to this bamboo floor project yesterday...

Went out to this bamboo floor project yesterday and found that the boards have not shrunk away from the thresholds as described, but they're separating in two doorways on one side of the room. I...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-08-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,948
Posted By bctile601
I think I will take the advise and go to the site...

I think I will take the advise and go to the site alone and report as asked. If there is something that needs doing for any reason of material shrinkage, I will have to charge for my time and...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-07-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,948
Posted By bctile601
Call Back

Got a call back today for a floor we installed last summer. Strand Woven Bamboo, floating.

Job Photo Gallery (http://www.bctile.com/?page_id=481)

The kitchen contractor took an estimate from me...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-04-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,774
Posted By bctile601
I wont truly know what I'm dealing with until I...

I wont truly know what I'm dealing with until I open it up.

This statement and associated labor / material costs should be explained in your proposal.

Some people have a clause written in...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 10-21-2013, 05:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,900
Posted By bctile601
Leave the mud bed and set in a kerdi drain with...

Leave the mud bed and set in a kerdi drain with kerdi over the tile floor, connecting to the new walls.
:cool:
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 10-17-2013, 05:31 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 9,912
Posted By bctile601
I've done 2 bathrooms with it, floors walls, walk...

I've done 2 bathrooms with it, floors walls, walk in shower. Good stuff, washes easy, nearly haze free. haze / film cleaned off rather easily also. The smell is something to get used to.
:tigers:
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-30-2013, 05:09 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,100
Posted By bctile601
My local rep did a mock up at the distributor...

My local rep did a mock up at the distributor too. painted two coats of Aqua D in a small cardboard box bottom ( 12"W x maybe 16"L x 4"Deep ). They filled with water same day, and they have had that...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-22-2013, 06:04 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,100
Posted By bctile601
That is an excellent walking billboard,...

That is an excellent walking billboard, guaranteed to generate sales, promoting growth, longevity and prosperity. I would wear one with pride !

:tup1:
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-14-2013, 09:06 AM
Replies: 21,853
Views: 4,902,967
Posted By bctile601
Both shower pebble floors look good. I know they...

Both shower pebble floors look good. I know they are a lot of work no matter how you install them. One thing that helps is a blendy color :nod: grout vs the contrasting color.:shake:
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-26-2013, 05:07 AM
Replies: 21,853
Views: 4,902,967
Posted By bctile601
I like it, nice work ! :yeah:

I like it, nice work !

:yeah:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-24-2013, 12:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,527
Posted By bctile601
Looks too messy to be your work Brian ! :yeah:

Looks too messy to be your work Brian ! :yeah:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-23-2013, 04:32 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,527
Posted By bctile601
Use the Kerdi Band with an overlap. seal with...

Use the Kerdi Band with an overlap. seal with some Kerdi fix if you like, but not necessary.

Flood test
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-17-2013, 06:54 AM
Replies: 21,853
Views: 4,902,967
Posted By bctile601
Really like that shower Ryan, great job ! :)

Really like that shower Ryan, great job !
:)
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-14-2013, 04:13 AM
Replies: 675
Views: 156,194
Posted By bctile601
Mine did something like that too, kind of quit...

Mine did something like that too, kind of quit working in the middle of the morning on an inlaid porcelain job out-of-town. Cut out GFI, works still 3 yrs later.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-08-2013, 05:17 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 68,772
Posted By bctile601
We did a fast food restaurant last year with 8 x...

We did a fast food restaurant last year with 8 x 32 planks using 1/2" notch, no back buttering. Slab irregularities had us lifting 40% of the tiles I would guess. Use a good Large Format mortar, and...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 07-31-2013, 07:37 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,100
Posted By bctile601
Thanks for posting the pictures ! They're...

Thanks for posting the pictures !

They're Great !
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 07-25-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,100
Posted By bctile601
Jim Bourgeouis, my rep is great ! I use a...

Jim Bourgeouis, my rep is great !

I use a lot of LFT, OptiColor, and AquaD. Not necessarily in that order.


Can you post a pic of your HQ office, or your Technical Dept. team members ??
...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 07-10-2013, 03:50 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 156,194
Posted By bctile601
Get a room you two. :D :jacked:

Get a room you two. :D

:jacked:
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 07-10-2013, 05:06 AM
Replies: 675
Views: 156,194
Posted By bctile601
I also own 2 DeWalts, and the old table /...

I also own 2 DeWalts, and the old table / extension is better than the new one. Seems that the extension ( used most of the time ) is higher than the black rubber table. I began milling the aluminum...
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