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Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 08-12-2018, 06:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 117
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Welcome to the forum, ebennett22. :wave: You...

Welcome to the forum, ebennett22. :wave:

You deserve your own thread, so I’ve split this off onto its own. :)

A few questions:
1) While 100% silicone will adhere very well to those panels, it...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-08-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Good job finding the name. Only problem with...

Good job finding the name.

Only problem with that suggestion is that tiles are discontinued within a few months to a few years after it comes into production. Even if we had all the info, odd...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-08-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,322
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Yes, Jon. You posted 8-7-2018. :clap2: ...

Yes, Jon. You posted 8-7-2018. :clap2:







Hey, that just shows that the new guy is navigating deep into the forum, right? :)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-08-2018, 04:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 320
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Hopefully, you mean mortar? The cement kind that...

Hopefully, you mean mortar? The cement kind that comes as a power that you mix up with water (or sometimes an admix)?

:)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-07-2018, 10:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 833
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Ouch! :( I'm sorry, Rain. Whomever gave you this...

Ouch! :( I'm sorry, Rain. Whomever gave you this "further consultation" did you a disservice.

The challenge is not in fitting the tiles together in this particular case.

The #1 reason that...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-07-2018, 09:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 320
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
I, too, would start at the deepest point and pour...

I, too, would start at the deepest point and pour back to your feather edge. But speaking of your "drop" of a feather edge...how thin are you trying to get this edge? I ask because Laticrete's specs...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-07-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 241
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Rainforest Green is definitely a serpentine. It's...

Rainforest Green is definitely a serpentine. It's water sensitive and can curl away from the floor before the mortar cures if you inapropriately use a mortar with water in it. If you decide to use...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-07-2018, 09:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 147
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
What's the application? Tub walls? Shower walls?...

What's the application? Tub walls? Shower walls? Kitchen backsplash? Or...?


:)
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-07-2018, 09:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 343
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
When I read the tile, I was thinking back to the...

When I read the tile, I was thinking back to the top row tile I had gently set in place over the tub and was bending down in the tub to grab some wedges when it changed from potential energy to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-05-2018, 01:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 167
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Anytime. :). What kind of tile are you...

Anytime. :).

What kind of tile are you installing for this shower?

:)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-05-2018, 12:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 167
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Welcome to the forum, Chris. :wave: Either...

Welcome to the forum, Chris. :wave:

Either method you described will work.

:)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-04-2018, 09:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 409
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
No, its beceuse the can light is within the...

No, its beceuse the can light is within the footprint of the shower.

:)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-04-2018, 09:17 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,264
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Id keep yourself in Test mode. Follow the...

Id keep yourself in Test mode. Follow the directions and concentrate the testing on a small area before committing to the whole.

:)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-03-2018, 11:09 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,264
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
The pictures aren’t sharply focused enough to...

The pictures aren’t sharply focused enough to gain any new info. Sorry.

Have you gotten your have remover, yet?

:)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-03-2018, 10:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 283
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Thanks for sharing your tip, MAK. :)

Thanks for sharing your tip, MAK. :)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-03-2018, 10:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 409
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Aw, crap. :crap: By the way, that can...

Aw, crap. :crap:


By the way, that can light above the shower needs to be wet rated, not damp rated. :)
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 08-03-2018, 10:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 212
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
I would get a high alkaline cleaner...

I would get a high alkaline cleaner (Miracle/AquaMix/Custom Building Product/Laticrete/StoneTech) and liberally spray a quarter of the floor. Allow it to dwell for at least 5 minutes. Then agitate...
Forum: The Mud Box 08-03-2018, 09:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,777
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Doing what is right is admirable. My hat is off...

Doing what is right is admirable. My hat is off to you. :yo:
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-03-2018, 09:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 717
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Welcome to the forum, Rachel! :wave: I...

Welcome to the forum, Rachel! :wave:

I agree that estimating your overall time and multiplying that times what you want to make per hour is the way to go. Per square foot pricing (or...
Forum: The Mud Box 08-03-2018, 09:41 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,777
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Dang, almost missed it. Happy 37th...

Dang, almost missed it.

Happy 37th anniversary, CX! :yipee:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-02-2018, 10:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 445
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
You can add one. The same manufacturers that make...

You can add one. The same manufacturers that make these wretched lovely drop-in tubs will sell you an add-on tiling flange. They resemble a plastic piece of angle iron. They typically come with...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-31-2018, 11:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 469
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Yes, I think it would be a great product to...

Yes, I think it would be a great product to adhere. And you wouldn't have to scuff the paint.

But because it only takes the tiniest touch to transfer KerdiFIX to your...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-31-2018, 11:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 92
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
The cable is pretty protected after it's snapped...

The cable is pretty protected after it's snapped down into the membrane. The mortar isn't adding much on the way of protection, in my humble opinion.

And I don't like filling the membrane the day...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-31-2018, 10:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 469
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
While something like 100% silicone would do a...

While something like 100% silicone would do a good job of adhering, the tiles would want to ooze down the wall before it cured sufficiently. And any squeeze out around the perimeter of the tiles...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-31-2018, 10:30 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,264
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Running your fingers over polish marble is like...

Running your fingers over polish marble is like silk. If you describe your surface as similar to a chalkboard, there's something on the surface (haze) or teh surface has been damaged....one of the...
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