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Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-18-2021, 07:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,114
Posted By jondon
I kept my word, now that my arm is healed and...

I kept my word, now that my arm is healed and back at it I finally took the 36000 out of the box and just set it up. Nothing like a new DeWalt. I will give my opinion on it once I fire it up and...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-18-2021, 07:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,672
Posted By jondon
Hi Danny:) Good friend out there in Costa...

Hi Danny:)

Good friend out there in Costa Mesa, not sure where exactly you are. Shaun Haley Tile & Stone (949) 642-7610

If ya get ahold of him tell him JD sent ya;)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-13-2021, 02:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,025
Posted By jondon
Nice job Tyson, I look at everything you did and...

Nice job Tyson, I look at everything you did and all I see is that view out the window holy smokes that impressive. The remodel ain't bad either:)
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-12-2021, 08:37 AM
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Posted By jondon
Nice scribe Serge, I finally did one recently for...

Nice scribe Serge, I finally did one recently for a friend redoing his whole home after it burned down so I can appreciate the effort it takes. You took it up the bar front, more impressive:bow:
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-09-2021, 09:23 PM
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Posted By jondon
Yes I agree we can do just that, I live near...

Yes I agree we can do just that, I live near Hershey which is a really cool place and with Hersheypark, something for your youngsters to do. Not far from Lancaster which is interesting as well. ...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-06-2021, 04:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 445
Posted By jondon
Early on back in 2012 when line drains were...

Early on back in 2012 when line drains were becoming the latest and greatest to have I put some in the tile top grate. It might be cheaper but you have to tile it and the labor spent on tiling it...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-04-2021, 08:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 445
Posted By jondon
Here is one I did back in August, Kerdi line...

Here is one I did back in August, Kerdi line closed grate. I get them as wide to the finished walls as possible, then I fill in with stainless vs tile if need be. This is the clean look you want. ...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-04-2021, 07:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 445
Posted By jondon
Yes the channel body gets installed up against...

Yes the channel body gets installed up against the cement board, wall tile comes down and sits atop the channel body the cleanest look you can have. Building the wall out is an option if you can...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-04-2021, 04:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 445
Posted By jondon
Jim has a good point, I personally would put the...

Jim has a good point, I personally would put the drain in the center vs 2" from the wall. Aesthetically in the middle would be much more pleasing on the eyes than 2" from the wall. Now to speak of...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-04-2021, 03:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 445
Posted By jondon
Hi John:) When you say OC, you mean out from...

Hi John:)

When you say OC, you mean out from the wall or 2" more from the wall just trying to understand it. If you put it out more than the spec calls for it just means you will have tile...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-03-2021, 02:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 258
Posted By jondon
Eric I would rethink this what you are doing,...

Eric I would rethink this what you are doing, there is a much easier way than what you are attempting to do. As CX mentions there is no benefit to putting a liquid on the subfloor plywood. If a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-03-2021, 10:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 258
Posted By jondon
just caught this yes they tile above the liner,...

just caught this yes they tile above the liner, but over the mud bed over the liner just to be clear not sure what you meant they don't tile right onto the liner. You may have meant that but I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-03-2021, 10:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 258
Posted By jondon
HI Eric:) Yes with the traditional clamping...

HI Eric:)

Yes with the traditional clamping drain system you are supposed to do a preslope under the liner. Whether the floor has redguard on it or not moisture should never get through it...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-03-2021, 07:05 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,612
Posted By jondon
Dan I just perused through your thread, very...

Dan I just perused through your thread, very nicely done:). How did you do the barrier free pan, I wan't clear. Clark you can see he used a 4" drain in center vs the line drain.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-03-2021, 07:00 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,612
Posted By jondon
HI Clark:) Not sure if a Wedi pan will work...

HI Clark:)

Not sure if a Wedi pan will work for the job you are speaking of. I know they make prefab pans that might work for a linear drain but it won't be barrier free. I try to steer people...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-28-2021, 08:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By jondon
More importantly you don't have a TP...

More importantly you don't have a TP shortage:clap1:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-28-2021, 08:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By jondon
HI Katie:) Going off what Dan and Jim said,...

HI Katie:)

Going off what Dan and Jim said, taking the bench up high pull some kerdi up. I have experience with the Ardex 8+9 not sure whey they used it but it's done now and surely can only...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-28-2021, 07:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 473
Posted By jondon
Yes like Dan, originally when I did the pad in...

Yes like Dan, originally when I did the pad in 2012 I put down plywood and used the plate vibrator over top so you know the sand is getting down in the joints.

When I recently pulled them all...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-28-2021, 04:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 473
Posted By jondon
Hi Joe:) I have a pad I did about 8 years...

Hi Joe:)

I have a pad I did about 8 years ago and recently I lifted the whole thing up cleaned all the pavers and put them back in, eliminate all the stuff growing up through and just to get a...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-27-2021, 09:23 PM
Replies: 21,981
Views: 5,149,718
Posted By jondon
Jerry & Chris unbelievable craftsmanship on your...

Jerry & Chris unbelievable craftsmanship on your respective pools, I would take either:wohoo:

Actually I get ideas by seeing this, I want to do an in ground here maybe get started late this fall...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-17-2021, 08:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 421
Posted By jondon
Undercut the casing a bit too much, the register...

Undercut the casing a bit too much, the register doesn't seat into the hole, the tiles are not 50% offset. What we have here is either a failure to communicate or the craftsmanship is lacking,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-17-2021, 07:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 433
Posted By jondon
another vote for: ...

another vote for:

https://www.ebay.com/itm/ProKnee-AP16-5-8-Foam-All-Purpose-Kneepads/352658170113?hash=item521c10a101:g:C70AAOSwTfNc0Zdd


These are about twice your budget but even for a...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-15-2021, 08:06 AM
Replies: 21,981
Views: 5,149,718
Posted By jondon
Chris nice progress shot on the pool I really...

Chris nice progress shot on the pool I really like that. Tell me more about the process, I see you are putting ledger panels on the ledger. What is the rest of the process as for the preparation of...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-03-2021, 09:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 207
Posted By jondon
Yes Elizabethtown is close, Hershey is a cool...

Yes Elizabethtown is close, Hershey is a cool place very unique because of Milton Hershey. Speaking of old tiles you should see some of the tile work done in the corporate buildings d/town. About a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-03-2021, 09:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 211
Posted By jondon
Hi Paul:) Recommended deck mud thickness is...

Hi Paul:)

Recommended deck mud thickness is 3/4" off floor. With the kerdi drain we normally put it 3/4" off the subfloor. Line drain I never actually measured the foam insert but if you say...
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