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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-18-2020, 07:36 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,963
Posted By amodoko
Hahaha! Had to give Davy his credit:) He hit...

Hahaha! Had to give Davy his credit:) He hit the nail on the head:wohoo: Saved me a ton of time trying to figure it out. I totally forgot about the tiles being wet from the wet saw, lol
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-17-2020, 02:32 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,963
Posted By amodoko
Whoa, Davy, you are so smart. I didn't even...

Whoa, Davy, you are so smart. I didn't even think about the tiles being wet from the wet saw. Yes, that is most likely the reason. I brought them in from the wet saw and they were still very damp....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-17-2020, 01:31 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,963
Posted By amodoko
Okay, ran into a moisture issue before I could...

Okay, ran into a moisture issue before I could lay my tile down. I'm a bit surprised honestly, wasn't expecting anything significant to slow down this project besides my slow work speed, lol.

As...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-10-2020, 04:27 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,963
Posted By amodoko
Thank you! I figured they were both fine but...

Thank you! I figured they were both fine but wanted to be sure. I guess I'll just get the VersaBond LFT since it's a tad cheaper and that store is closer to me too. Win-Win :)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-10-2020, 03:12 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,963
Posted By amodoko
Anyone have any preferences between Mapei Large...

Anyone have any preferences between Mapei Large Format Tile mortar and VersaBond LFT? Or are both basically equivalent when laying down 24 inch by 12 inch tile? Here are the links to the two...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-26-2020, 02:47 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,963
Posted By amodoko
Okay, sounds good. Mapei EcoPrim Grip will be...

Okay, sounds good. Mapei EcoPrim Grip will be what I get. Thanks for the information, much appreciated.
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-26-2020, 02:49 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,963
Posted By amodoko
Okay, thanks for the suggestions. I totally...

Okay, thanks for the suggestions. I totally understand the desire to insure one's work with proper materials. I was under the impression that these newer mortars were more forgiving and could stick...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-25-2020, 02:51 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,963
Posted By amodoko
Thank you all for the replies. I'll try to...

Thank you all for the replies. I'll try to answer everyone's questions as well as I can, and respond to some comments in this post.

1) I don't believe the floor was wet when I took those...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-23-2020, 12:20 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,963
Posted By amodoko
Finally got around to this floor tile project. I...

Finally got around to this floor tile project. I think I'm basically ready to get the floor done finally. I ended up finding it easiest to pour boiling water over the rolled vinyl and then pulling...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-14-2020, 01:20 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,963
Posted By amodoko
That makes sense. I will show pictures once I...

That makes sense. I will show pictures once I think I have prepped the surface enough. Might try a belt sander on the surface for mechanical abrasion since I already have one, but if that doesn't...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-12-2020, 08:48 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,963
Posted By amodoko
Thanks for the clarification CX. Yes, the tiled...

Thanks for the clarification CX. Yes, the tiled floor in the kitchen has held up wonderfully so I would think this one should be no different. I think what I'll end up doing is just finish scraping...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-11-2020, 08:45 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,963
Posted By amodoko
It is definitely very hard material, can only...

It is definitely very hard material, can only break it with a sledgehammer or a rotary hammer drill. I just figured it was concrete. If it helps at all, the kitchen floor in my condo is tiled so I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-11-2020, 11:52 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,963
Posted By amodoko
Yes sir! You are correct. Two story condo it...

Yes sir! You are correct. Two story condo it is:)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-10-2020, 10:17 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,963
Posted By amodoko
Thanks guys! Much appreciated for the responses....

Thanks guys! Much appreciated for the responses. I figured I would have to scrape it off from what I had already read on this forum, but wanted to ask since I had gotten some conflicting...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-10-2020, 08:00 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,963
Posted By amodoko
Another "Can I Tile Over Vinyl/Linoleum" Question

Got a small bathroom that I would like to change the floors in. The floors are really old and I believe the floors are rolled vinyl that is glued down to a concrete subfloor, but I'm not sure how to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-08-2019, 02:33 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 14,461
Posted By amodoko
Oh wow, I'm surprised those pressure joints...

Oh wow, I'm surprised those pressure joints lasted so long with just primer on them and no glue. That's just incredible.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-07-2019, 11:30 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 14,461
Posted By amodoko
That's good to know CX. I had read an article on...

That's good to know CX. I had read an article on it a few weeks ago where someone did an actual study on it measuring the effect of purple primer on joint strength and his study showed that primer...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-06-2019, 10:54 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 14,461
Posted By amodoko
Yes, that purple primer stains everything. I got...

Yes, that purple primer stains everything. I got it all over my clothes and it has never come out, hahaha. I had also heard arguments that the primer even weakens the joint slightly. But I made...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-05-2019, 12:31 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 14,461
Posted By amodoko
Oh sure, no prob. Here is a picture where you...

Oh sure, no prob. Here is a picture where you can see the old trap in the upper left corner of the photo (that was the one I removed and replaced), but you can see some of the other piping that it...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-04-2019, 02:11 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 14,461
Posted By amodoko
Thanks Mike! And Tool Guy, if you would like more...

Thanks Mike! And Tool Guy, if you would like more pictures of the old project to see if I did it correctly, here are a few close-ups that I've attached below. Just want to make sure I at least did...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-03-2019, 10:29 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 14,461
Posted By amodoko
Thanks for the response CX, alright I guess just...

Thanks for the response CX, alright I guess just for my sanity I'll redo the PVC plumbing. I'm a bit OCD about this stuff so I don't mind that much anymore as I've thought about it. I went ahead...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-03-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 14,461
Posted By amodoko
Ok, well that does make me feel less concerned...

Ok, well that does make me feel less concerned about it. I was just worried that it would give my family inspection problems when they try to sell their condo in the future. That it would somehow...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-03-2019, 04:01 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 14,461
Posted By amodoko
CX, when you have any spare time, would you be...

CX, when you have any spare time, would you be able to comment on my current dilemma as well? Just curious what your thoughts are too.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-03-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 14,461
Posted By amodoko
That tool is so cool! I had no idea those...

That tool is so cool! I had no idea those existed. Yes! Thanks for that! If I do redo the piping, that at least gives me the possibility to not touch the drain assembly. If I do redo the piping,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-03-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 14,461
Posted By amodoko
I wish I could not touch the drain and just fix...

I wish I could not touch the drain and just fix all the piping below, but I honestly think after cutting out the 22's that are attached to the PVC pipe from below, there won't actually be enough...
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