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Forum: Professionals' Hangout 06-04-2021, 09:38 AM
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Views: 1,746,885
Posted By jerrymlr1
WowShawn! That’s definitely a bona fide worst...

WowShawn! That’s definitely a bona fide worst tile job. Are you gonna fix that mess?
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-30-2021, 03:09 PM
Replies: 21,981
Views: 5,147,664
Posted By jerrymlr1
Yeah Brian. We're in for a good 6 months of it. I...

Yeah Brian. We're in for a good 6 months of it. I have a pool in Boca Grande late this summer. Not looking forward to the heat. Thinking of building an insulated structure over it but with lumber...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-29-2021, 08:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 188
Posted By jerrymlr1
Where are you located Jeff? Freeze conditions? If...

Where are you located Jeff? Freeze conditions? If no freeze thaw then my guess is the poor installation with mortar alone would be causing the grout to fall out as well. If it were my pool I would...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-28-2021, 06:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 188
Posted By jerrymlr1
Hi Jeff. What you have is fairly typical of...

Hi Jeff. What you have is fairly typical of coping installation. A lot of masons throw some mortar down onto the bond beam and just set the coping on top of that mortar. The correct way to do it...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-28-2021, 07:02 AM
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Posted By jerrymlr1
Thanks Chuck. It's been a while since I've worked...

Thanks Chuck. It's been a while since I've worked with Sicis. Beautiful tile and easy to work with.
One detail that I overlooked tho, the sheets are anywhere from 1/16-1/8" longer in one direction...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-27-2021, 08:39 PM
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Posted By jerrymlr1
Same ol boring glass mosaics :) The pool is on...

Same ol boring glass mosaics :) The pool is on the other side of the wall
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-24-2021, 06:25 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,838
Posted By jerrymlr1
How many pieces are you talking about Dani? It...

How many pieces are you talking about Dani? It doesn't sound like a whole lot of extra work. If the contractor and the tile setter both say not to worry about it maybe buy lunch one day and make his...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-21-2021, 10:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 371
Posted By jerrymlr1
Those cracks behind the tile are most likely...

Those cracks behind the tile are most likely caused by the poured concrete deck over the pool bond beam. There is a specific method to doing that and a lot of concrete and pool contractors overlook...
Forum: The Mud Box 05-16-2021, 06:26 PM
Replies: 8,695
Views: 1,582,429
Posted By jerrymlr1
Where’s that at Chuck? I’ve seen plenty of...

Where’s that at Chuck? I’ve seen plenty of dolphins scootin around in the Donzi out in the Gulf but never had one mosy up to the boat like Flipper
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-01-2021, 01:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 578
Posted By jerrymlr1
I would suggest getting paid for what you've done...

I would suggest getting paid for what you've done and then let the ill informed designer do the grouting, with him accepting all liability.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-30-2021, 06:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,880
Posted By jerrymlr1
You could cut the tile/pebbletec seam with a...

You could cut the tile/pebbletec seam with a Dremel and diamond disc. It should cut thru pretty easy. Then pop the broken tiles and replace. The thin Dremel disc should make a perfect cut and the...
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 04-22-2021, 01:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,416
Posted By jerrymlr1
Hi Bill. Are you using Enrich n Seal just to...

Hi Bill. Are you using Enrich n Seal just to darken the grout joints?
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 04-19-2021, 10:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 664
Posted By jerrymlr1
Hi Ashley. Can you post a picture of the front...

Hi Ashley. Can you post a picture of the front and back of the tile? If I were to seal it I would do it after the tile is installed and grouted. That said, you should do a mock-up and do some samples...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-12-2021, 09:18 PM
Replies: 21,981
Views: 5,147,664
Posted By jerrymlr1
Some nice stuff. Looks like someone has been...

Some nice stuff. Looks like someone has been playin around with the Adobe Illustrator tile program. :)
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-07-2021, 09:04 PM
Replies: 21,981
Views: 5,147,664
Posted By jerrymlr1
Nice work Jeff. Them are some serious pieces of...

Nice work Jeff. Them are some serious pieces of porcelain and in my opinion mitering is the only way to go. It’s a classy look. I don’t think I have ever seen a fireplace that small though.
Forum: The Mud Box 04-04-2021, 03:52 PM
Replies: 2,626
Views: 413,026
Posted By jerrymlr1
Still LMAO Chris!

Still LMAO Chris!
Forum: The Mud Box 04-04-2021, 09:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 550
Posted By jerrymlr1
Happy Easter Bubba

Happy Easter Bubba
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-29-2021, 07:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 682
Posted By jerrymlr1
Fair to him? That comes way second to fair and...

Fair to him? That comes way second to fair and good for Lou. Unless this is all you’ve got goin Lou why risk putting your ass in a sling? You are doing this as a business I’m guessing.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-27-2021, 12:58 PM
Replies: 21,981
Views: 5,147,664
Posted By jerrymlr1
Thanks Karl but I think a lot of us are on the...

Thanks Karl but I think a lot of us are on the same level, just different areas of expertise. The work in your pictures shows impeccable detail as do others. Might want to keep and eye on Chris tho....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-26-2021, 06:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 342
Posted By jerrymlr1
I don't see any mesh tape on the seams. That...

I don't see any mesh tape on the seams. That alone would produce the cracks in the grout. They aren't going away without it.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-22-2021, 11:22 PM
Replies: 21,981
Views: 5,147,664
Posted By jerrymlr1
First class work on the quartzite Chris. That...

First class work on the quartzite Chris. That sure turned out sweet.

Thanks CX n Bubba. Those are barstools CX. The "tongue" on the front is a place to set your feet. Very comfortable. Everyone...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-21-2021, 07:52 PM
Replies: 21,981
Views: 5,147,664
Posted By jerrymlr1
Thanks Jeff :) This one took around 6 months. A...

Thanks Jeff :) This one took around 6 months. A lot of detail. The upper pool/spa area and the outside negative edge wall both have 150 or so fiber optic lights. That alone was some aggravating and...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-21-2021, 01:05 AM
Replies: 21,981
Views: 5,147,664
Posted By jerrymlr1
First class as usual Brian. I can't seem to...

First class as usual Brian.

I can't seem to take pictures without friggn hoses in the way. Anyway this one is about to be in the history books.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-18-2021, 06:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 661
Posted By jerrymlr1
That little level will make the job considerably...

That little level will make the job considerably easier. ...... Trust me :)
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-18-2021, 06:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 475
Posted By jerrymlr1
Almost as bad as printers. I had a Topcon RL3...

Almost as bad as printers. I had a Topcon RL3 HA....... or something close to that. Had it for almost 20 years. It quit and bought something new. Today you can get a very good laser level for under a...
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