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Forum: The Mud Box 08-31-2001, 05:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,807
Posted By kalford
John, You know we always get yawls leftover...

John,
You know we always get yawls leftover storms.Seems like ALL our "bad" weather comes from.......Texas.
Forum: The Mud Box 08-30-2001, 06:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,737
Posted By kalford
em-errr people git mi dandur up!!

em-errr people git mi dandur up!!
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-30-2001, 06:32 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,899
Posted By kalford
Simple, I'm gonna have to quit watching some of...

Simple,
I'm gonna have to quit watching some of them shows so my head don't explode.HD has samples, like kitchen areas, set up with tile on the floor.Looks like something my 2year old did......only...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-30-2001, 06:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 13,552
Posted By kalford
Well, I really didn't think you could but wasn't...

Well, I really didn't think you could but wasn't 100% sure.
A customer I had installed tile for wanted to put glass blocks in a window frame but didn't want to do any wood work.The dimensions just...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-30-2001, 04:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,288
Posted By kalford
Johnnymac, Calm down...have a beer.....just...

Johnnymac,
Calm down...have a beer.....just don't slam the door!!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-30-2001, 04:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,288
Posted By kalford
nothin

nothin
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-30-2001, 04:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,288
Posted By kalford
I do it a little different John...same results...

I do it a little different John...same results though...a long lasting installation.

For ceramic soap dishes,corner shelves and towel racks I use 100% clear silicone.Put it on the wall and the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-30-2001, 03:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 13,552
Posted By kalford
That's o.k. John.I'm used to being ignored.I'm...

That's o.k. John.I'm used to being ignored.I'm married with three kids.....need I say more?

I should have realized about the fogging.Had a "duh" moment.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-29-2001, 09:51 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 9,424
Posted By kalford
Tape all the joints and use Schluter Ditra and...

Tape all the joints and use Schluter Ditra and Kerdi-Band...or...use a trowel/roll on water proofing membrane.Both will raise the cost between $1.00 & $2.00 sq.ft.
Forum: The Mud Box 08-29-2001, 07:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,737
Posted By kalford
What a bunch of mental giants!! I want their...

What a bunch of mental giants!! I want their names Rob....maybe they could design me a new house....NOT! Lost as a damn Easter-egg!! I wouldn't let them syphlitic midgets scrape the mud off my...
Forum: The Mud Box 08-29-2001, 07:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,361
Posted By kalford
O.K. I will be going down for a week at a...

O.K. I will be going down for a week at a time.I can stay longer if I need to.

My Dad wouldn't sue me...smack me around maybe but no law suites.

So what if it fails and There's enough...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-29-2001, 06:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,612
Posted By kalford
DEAL?!?! I would have said."The "DEAL" is you're...

DEAL?!?! I would have said."The "DEAL" is you're gonna fix this crap or pay somebody else to do it!!! The "UPGRADE" should have been to put it right.There is no doubt an overlay was done.Bud hit the...
Forum: The Mud Box 08-28-2001, 10:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,361
Posted By kalford
Thanks JC, Lot of useful info there.I will pass...

Thanks JC,
Lot of useful info there.I will pass that along to my Dad so he'll know what to look for.I saw a guy installing wood and he had a latex adhesive...came in a black 5gal.bucket with yellow...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-28-2001, 09:55 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,170
Posted By kalford
cx, I think Latney is right.I bet if you...

cx,
I think Latney is right.I bet if you removed a cracked tile and a couple on each side of it,dig out the mud in that area down to the slab,you'd see a significant crack.I believe excessive...
Forum: The Mud Box 08-28-2001, 04:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,361
Posted By kalford
That may be of more concern here than you...

That may be of more concern here than you realize.Their house is located only yards from the St.Johns River and the watertable is about 2' deep.......less in places.Could be a good candidate for a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-28-2001, 03:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,036
Posted By kalford
How-dee Paul, Since they are frosted and...

How-dee Paul,
Since they are frosted and "roughed" they should be fine for the border.I've seen some really high-end homes with glass tile floors that had lights in/under them.Amazing affect.

If...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-28-2001, 03:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,135
Posted By kalford
Exclamation If it has acid in it,and most do,take every...

If it has acid in it,and most do,take every precaution to keep it off your hands and out of your eyes!!!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-28-2001, 03:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,807
Posted By kalford
Lightbulb How 'bout...metal lath,mudbed stamped with those...

How 'bout...metal lath,mudbed stamped with those rubber stamps they use on driveways and decks?!?!
Forum: The Mud Box 08-28-2001, 12:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,361
Posted By kalford
That sounds like what we need.It will butt to the...

That sounds like what we need.It will butt to the tile so 3/8" will be the thickest I would want.Mannington has some too.Gonna take a look at it.
Thanks guys
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-28-2001, 12:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,102
Posted By kalford
Talking You better make two batches...one for all of us...

You better make two batches...one for all of us and one for Rob.LOL
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-28-2001, 12:49 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 18,718
Posted By kalford
Wink STILL not a problem

O.K....here's what to do.Measure how far down the joist from the top the holes are for the wire..right at top..halfway down? If they are close to the top just notch the new "sister" joist to fit...
Forum: The Mud Box 08-28-2001, 07:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,361
Posted By kalford
Question Hey Sonnie...anybody, I'm going to Fl. in Oct....

Hey Sonnie...anybody,
I'm going to Fl. in Oct. to see my folks,take the kids to Disney and install some tile for them.Part of the job they want Hardwood,like the hall and dining room.The house is at...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-27-2001, 09:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,884
Posted By kalford
I would love to start a good arguement....but...

I would love to start a good arguement....but they're right Matt.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-27-2001, 09:50 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 50,386
Posted By kalford
Hey Art, I use to drive for "Honey Transport"...

Hey Art,
I use to drive for "Honey Transport" in Apopka way back in '88. Glad I don't no more!!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-27-2001, 09:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,102
Posted By kalford
Hi there, Glad to have yall stop by. The best...

Hi there,
Glad to have yall stop by.
The best way I can explain it is it should be the consistancy of oatmeal or just slightly thinner.It should NOT be runny.Be sure the joints are clean and work...
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