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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-02-2018, 03:35 AM
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Posted By cngodfather1
I am using marazzi 6x36 porcelain plank tile. ...

I am using marazzi 6x36 porcelain plank tile. After I grout with mapei ultracolor FA, should I seal it or do anything else over the top?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-29-2018, 04:22 PM
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Posted By cngodfather1
and by old, I mean from where I left off.

and by old, I mean from where I left off.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-29-2018, 04:21 PM
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Posted By cngodfather1
Thanks CX ! That is good news! Do you...

Thanks CX ! That is good news!

Do you have any tips on how I should start and stop a grout line from old to new?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-29-2018, 02:30 PM
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Views: 5,004
Posted By cngodfather1
Grout in stages?

I am doing a large tile job that encompasses different rooms. There are many pieces of furniture in the way. Is it possible to grout an area, let it cure, move the furniture, and continue...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-12-2018, 11:39 AM
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Posted By cngodfather1
My tile will be floor tile. I am glad your...

My tile will be floor tile. I am glad your project turned out great!
I was recommended mapei from a friend as well.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-12-2018, 09:23 AM
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Posted By cngodfather1
large format tile thinset

What do you guys recommend for the best Large Format Tile thinset?

I will be installing 6x36 porcelain plank tile on Durock.

Also, if you can list bad brands and stories as well.

Thanks!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-12-2018, 04:19 AM
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Views: 5,004
Posted By cngodfather1
sorry. not sure why my pics flipped

sorry. not sure why my pics flipped
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-12-2018, 04:17 AM
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Views: 5,004
Posted By cngodfather1
new pictures

cement board almost done. here are some pics
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-06-2018, 10:15 AM
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Posted By cngodfather1
Plank Tile pattern

Hi, I am looking to do a tile floor using plank tile. they are 6x36". I am thinking I want to do about a 25% offset on the tile. I want to avoid the stairstep look though. Aside from the wall...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-05-2018, 07:38 PM
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Views: 5,004
Posted By cngodfather1
I would, but the leveling system has the plastic...

I would, but the leveling system has the plastic pieces that stick up all over the place.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-04-2018, 12:08 PM
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Views: 5,004
Posted By cngodfather1
just wondering... If i use large format tile...

just wondering... If i use large format tile thinset and a self leveling system, can a 70 lb dog walk on it if it is not fully cured without a major issue? I can make a bridge for the family, but i...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-13-2018, 06:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 591
Posted By cngodfather1
Thanks guys! Those are good tips! I will use...

Thanks guys! Those are good tips! I will use them!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-12-2018, 05:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 591
Posted By cngodfather1
thinset tips on cleaning

Hi, I am using flexbond modified thinset for setting my cement board. I am doing a large project by myself and I am having to do it in sections. Do you guys have any tips on cleaning the buckets,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-05-2018, 11:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 842
Posted By cngodfather1
I bought the Tyrex D600AC. It works very well. ...

I bought the Tyrex D600AC. It works very well. I put 5000 screws through it with very little problems. If anyone is thinking about getting a similar model, it is discontinued and parts are...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-02-2018, 05:22 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,004
Posted By cngodfather1
hallway tile

Hi!

I will be putting tile in my hallway. How do I do this when we need to get to the bathroom and bedrooms? 6x36 wood plank tile.

Thanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-01-2018, 06:51 AM
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Views: 5,004
Posted By cngodfather1
Ok cool. That is what I will do. Thank you!

Ok cool. That is what I will do. Thank you!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-31-2018, 04:47 PM
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Views: 5,004
Posted By cngodfather1
OK plywood is down

Hi, I am almost done installing my plywood. The area that I am doing is fairly large. My question is: with 4x8 sheets of plywood and 3x5 sheets of cement board, how can I align the cement board...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-18-2018, 10:21 AM
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Views: 612
Posted By cngodfather1
If you are to leave the paint on the wall, it is...

If you are to leave the paint on the wall, it is a good idea to roughen up the paint surface to help adhere the new covering. Even though your surface is probably not smooth, most paints have some...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-16-2018, 05:36 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,004
Posted By cngodfather1
How many screws?

Hi Guys!

I really appreciate all of your help so far!

I almost have all my existing floor taken up and I am getting prepped for putting things back together.

I will be using durock on...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-12-2018, 09:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,056
Posted By cngodfather1
probably late now,but I probably would have taken...

probably late now,but I probably would have taken the concrete board sheet to the inside of the wood frame. Then you could have taken the inner concrete pieces directly to the wall sheet.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-12-2018, 09:47 AM
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Views: 5,004
Posted By cngodfather1
OK Great! Thank You!

OK Great!
Thank You!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-11-2018, 09:22 AM
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Views: 5,004
Posted By cngodfather1
subfloor screws

Quick question...

Can I get away with using 1-1/4" subfloor screws to go through 1/2" plywood into 3/4" OSB?

Thanks!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-09-2018, 03:30 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,004
Posted By cngodfather1
I plan on starting in the center of the job. I...

I plan on starting in the center of the job. I have kids and a 65 lb labrador. Any tips on how I can keep them from stepping on the tiles during the job? I plan on using mapai Large format tile...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-07-2018, 06:19 PM
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Views: 5,004
Posted By cngodfather1
There will be no direct sunlight.

There will be no direct sunlight.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-07-2018, 06:18 PM
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Views: 5,004
Posted By cngodfather1
the house is about 6 years old. The subfloor is...

the house is about 6 years old. The subfloor is 3/4 OSB. I will install 1/2" plywood with screws on top of that. I will set 1/4" durock with thinset on the plywood. The floor joists are 2x12. ...
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