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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-29-2017, 09:56 PM
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You should be able to use it just fine on...

You should be able to use it just fine on ceramics right away, you might struggle with some harder porcelains though. I've come across 3 different porcelain tiles that my rubi and my sigma won't cut,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-29-2017, 10:49 AM
Replies: 19
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I would do a high quality cutter for 24" and...

I would do a high quality cutter for 24" and smaller, and get a cheaper 36" or 48" one when you need it, unless you're doing a lot of bigger tiles. Montolit is great, I use sigma myself, mainly due...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-29-2017, 10:45 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,265
For anyone interested in this product, I did end...

For anyone interested in this product, I did end up switching. I actually do like x5 slightly better, but not enough to go to a different distributor, and yes to those who asked, I'm using pac rim....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-03-2017, 12:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,073
Get a bucket heater for your wet saw, make sure...

Get a bucket heater for your wet saw, make sure it is one that keeps a steady temperature that you can keep plugged in the whole time, as going from hot to cold will give a lot of blades problems.
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Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-07-2016, 06:27 PM
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Those pool pics are great, I want to see more of...

Those pool pics are great, I want to see more of those in progress pics for that pool as well :)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-20-2016, 01:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 9,405
Always do the wall first, cause then you can do...

Always do the wall first, cause then you can do easy adjustments in the niche to make it perfect. It's much harder the other way around. Just make sure the wall tile where it meets the niche is nice...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-18-2016, 03:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,497
Agree with Ryan, grind down the high spot, will...

Agree with Ryan, grind down the high spot, will be much easier....
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-14-2016, 06:21 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,486
Awesome work. Bigger then any tile I've worked...

Awesome work. Bigger then any tile I've worked with, only done 3'*3'
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-08-2016, 08:32 AM
Replies: 22
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I'm mainly looking for 2 things, opinions from...

I'm mainly looking for 2 things, opinions from other installers who've used it as far as comparison to ardex x5, since that is what it is replacing at my supplier, and something in writing that...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-07-2016, 04:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,265
http://www.northamericanadhesives.com/product_mort...

http://www.northamericanadhesives.com/product_mortars.html

north american adhesives, which is actually mapei (discovered that when looking it up the other day)

The specific one is NA 3800 Magna...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-07-2016, 09:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,265
Anyone have experience with Magna Flex Mortar?

My supply store is not carrying Ardex X5 anymore, bringing in Magna Flex instead. X5 was my go to mortar, love the stuff, and am trying to get opinions from people who have used the magna flex, or...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 07-08-2016, 06:02 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 20,209
Ardex LB is my favorite self leveler, easier to...

Ardex LB is my favorite self leveler, easier to work with then anything else I've found, though I only use it if I can talk the customer into paying extra for it, as it does cost more. I found it...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-16-2016, 07:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,867
Sigma is my favorite, although I have a Rubi as...

Sigma is my favorite, although I have a Rubi as well. The Rubi is great too, but if you are doing tile full time, I would go with sigma if you have the money.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-11-2016, 04:04 PM
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Views: 1,696,129
So, this wonderful job was through an insurance...

So, this wonderful job was through an insurance company. The ceiling below this shower became a shower itself (luckily there was a shower directly below this one, which reduced the severity of...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-02-2016, 07:25 PM
Replies: 21,916
Views: 4,951,823
From a short while ago. I am just happy with the...

From a short while ago. I am just happy with the cuts around that mantle :) Wish they let me redo the hearth though, that is original tile, had matching stuff on the wall before.

Edit: Adriana,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-24-2016, 03:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,727
Youch, I can see waves and dips and whatnot...

Youch, I can see waves and dips and whatnot galore. I would insist on a complete redo, unless it was a cash job from an unqualified installer... in which case, results like this are common, and...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-14-2016, 01:45 PM
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Views: 4,951,823
Looks like schluter rondec to me, or some other...

Looks like schluter rondec to me, or some other brands version of the same. Duratrim maybe?

Shower looks great. Wish those sheets intrerlocked though, so the seams between sheets were hidden...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-08-2016, 05:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,908
Grout definitely doesn't look good, but agreed...

Grout definitely doesn't look good, but agreed about lippage, impossible to tell from these pictures. Those long faux hardwood tiles can be horrible to get flat though, some are really bowed, can...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-07-2016, 09:54 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 47,898
Appreciate that, it's all working fine now, after...

Appreciate that, it's all working fine now, after some back and forth with the store and local rep.
And yes, it does sound like I have the older model. Wish KMS tools told me the new model was...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-02-2016, 06:44 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 47,898
Forgot about this thread. Whoops As to why I...

Forgot about this thread. Whoops

As to why I recommended the dewalt over the beast, it's because after about a week of solid use (2 showers, tons of cuts, cutting 12*24 into 4*4, etc) the bolts...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-06-2016, 11:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,102
Does look a bit thin, but I've had to demo...

Does look a bit thin, but I've had to demo showers with no waterproofing at all that lasted 10+years of constant use before failing. As everyone else said, just keep an eye on it, check for moisture...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-06-2016, 11:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,633
Edit: my math is poor on Sat mornings apparently....

Edit: my math is poor on Sat mornings apparently. Ignore most of what I said. But don't use mortar to build up the tiles. Bad idea unless you are a very good and knowledgeable tile setter.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-06-2016, 11:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,108
Hm. Can really go either way there, there is no...

Hm. Can really go either way there, there is no 'correct' way. I would personally do it parallel with tub, and since it's wood pattern put in a 'header board' tile in the doorway. Those really long...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-01-2016, 06:34 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 47,898
I bought the beast 10" saw a couple months ago....

I bought the beast 10" saw a couple months ago. Overall very good, though going back I would choose (and recommend) the dewalt 10" over it.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-01-2016, 02:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,215
I have extended the Kerdi tray with 4 to 1 when...

I have extended the Kerdi tray with 4 to 1 when it doesn't quite reach the walls, haven't had an issue with it, and confirmed with the local rep they will still warranty it. The waterproofing...
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