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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-20-2018, 12:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 555
Posted By D!NGO
Hey Davey, Thank you, Sir. After much...

Hey Davey,

Thank you, Sir. After much thought I think I might have to do like you said...the old fashion way with the float and clean after a few square feet. I was imagining how to tackle the bag...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-19-2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 555
Posted By D!NGO
Davey and Nelson, I wanted the grout to go...

Davey and Nelson,

I wanted the grout to go up halfway up the chiseled edge so the top of the grout would be around 1/4". My only concern doing with this technique is I'm afraid the grout would not...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-18-2018, 03:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 555
Posted By D!NGO
Derek's Travertine Project

I have a question for Dan at Mapei, or anyone who can share their technique is welcomed:

Can I use a grout bag to apply the Fexcolor into the grout lines and use a 1/2" brick jointer to press the...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-08-2017, 08:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,273
Posted By D!NGO
Yeah, hopefully when the are connected they'll...

Yeah, hopefully when the are connected they'll talk the same language. Bloken wire no good for warm floor...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-07-2017, 03:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,273
Posted By D!NGO
Thanks Jim, So I tried to request the make...

Thanks Jim,

So I tried to request the make up of the conductors on these wires but their CS keeps giving my the go around. They send me some technical info, which is the same as on their website...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-29-2016, 09:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,273
Posted By D!NGO
Sorry about that... From ebay: ...

Sorry about that...

From ebay:
http://www.ebay.com/itm/191928412149?var=491004474166

Website:
http://www.buywarmall.com/en/product/120-volts-cable-and-guides-system

Product info:...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-29-2016, 08:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,273
Posted By D!NGO
Anyone used Warmall brand heat wires?

I saw this heating cable on ebay for about a third the price of Suntouch and Nuheat cables. They are sold by a Canadian company and claimed to be approved for shower and C-UL-US Listed with a 25...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-18-2016, 01:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,987
Posted By D!NGO
Thanks Sharon. That'll work out even better for...

Thanks Sharon. That'll work out even better for me...save money and have more time to work with.

Since we're on the subject, I'll be putting down 1000 sqft of regular sized versailles pattern in...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-18-2016, 12:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,987
Posted By D!NGO
Thank you Sharon and Cain for you reply. ...

Thank you Sharon and Cain for you reply.

Sharon: I took your advice using an awl but some of the cracks were too narrow, so I got an idea of using a paper clip to get deep into the cracks. It...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-12-2016, 08:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,987
Posted By D!NGO
So, after I rented a diamond grinder from HD to...

So, after I rented a diamond grinder from HD to do the whole floor, my house looked like it just went through a flood with mud.

Now all the cracks are filled with dried up mud. I was able to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-29-2016, 12:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,987
Posted By D!NGO
Thank you Cathy for taking the time to do that. I...

Thank you Cathy for taking the time to do that. I hope I didn't make you feel bothered by it knowing that it's there now. :(
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-28-2016, 12:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,987
Posted By D!NGO
Thanks Kevin, I think I'll take that advise...

Thanks Kevin,

I think I'll take that advise of yours about not building up mortar. But I'm really anal about having to make a transition to "bridge" the difference in heights. I know this is...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-27-2016, 10:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,987
Posted By D!NGO
Thanks for the photo Cathy, That is...

Thanks for the photo Cathy,


That is exactly my situation. A question for you: Do you feel the height difference in your feet when you step on the transition with your toes and heal are on the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-27-2016, 09:07 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,987
Posted By D!NGO
I need to match my existing tile that is 7/8" in...

I need to match my existing tile that is 7/8" in height. If I use a 1mm underlayment membrane to install 1/2" tiles, can I get this to match up to 7/8" by putting down thicker thinset under the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-26-2016, 01:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,987
Posted By D!NGO
Thanks, Kevin. Slab on ground level. I...

Thanks, Kevin.

Slab on ground level.

I thought Stratamat and Ditra are uncoupling membranes. I think they do provide some kind of crack prevention but I didn't want to take the chance. IIR,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-26-2016, 11:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,987
Posted By D!NGO
My first big tiling project. Questions as I go along....

Hello everyone, glad to be here.

Last week I ripped up my vinyl and carpet on my downstairs living areas to prep for tiles. I found 3 cracks on my concrete slab. The slab is basically in...
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