Ceramic Tile Advice Forums - John Bridge Ceramic Tile

Welcome to John Bridge / Tile Your World, the friendliest DIY Forum on the Internet


Advertiser Directory
JohnBridge.com Home
Buy John Bridge's Books

Go Back   Ceramic Tile Advice Forums - John Bridge Ceramic Tile > Search Forums

Sponsors


Showing results 1 to 12 of 12
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Pro Tile Guy
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-02-2022, 09:16 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 6,277
Posted By Pro Tile Guy
Well I see a large joint in front that looks like...

Well I see a large joint in front that looks like it's been siliconed. Maybe because water is traveling through that grout joint excessively? Also see some cracking on left side.

Sent from my...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-02-2022, 09:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 780
Posted By Pro Tile Guy
I've noticed the least shading in the ultracolor...

I've noticed the least shading in the ultracolor fa grout from mapei. I also use one of mapei's new grout sponges. Best sponges ever. I also use a pretty strong light on the grout I'm sponging down...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-30-2021, 06:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 367
Posted By Pro Tile Guy
I've always used modified thinset with those...

I've always used modified thinset with those glass mosaics. I like mapei keraflex plus. It's guaranteed over thr fleece membranes like kerdi also. With glass you really should use as small a notched...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 11-23-2021, 08:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,293
Posted By Pro Tile Guy
[emoji1] Sent from my SM-G991U using Tapatalk

[emoji1]

Sent from my SM-G991U using Tapatalk
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-23-2021, 08:50 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,354
Posted By Pro Tile Guy
You could put kilz down first or a product like...

You could put kilz down first or a product like mapei ecoprim grip. When doing this I'll let the ecoprim or kilz dry then put a slurry of thinset down then wet mud over that. Bonds to the floor.
...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 11-22-2021, 02:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,293
Posted By Pro Tile Guy
Product Support. I like the sound of that....

Product Support. I like the sound of that. Thanks! I'll consider that one.

Sent from my SM-G991U using Tapatalk
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 11-22-2021, 01:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,293
Posted By Pro Tile Guy
You are wise cx. Because they are just...

You are wise cx.

Because they are just starting fresh into the tile business I'll be their sales rep, technical rep, and product support. It was their idea to come up with an exciting title for...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 11-21-2021, 10:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,293
Posted By Pro Tile Guy
New Job Title Needed!

I've been in the tile industry for about 30 years. Most of them being on the supply side and lately as a licensed tile contractor.

I've recently decided to accept a job offer from a local...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-26-2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,154
Posted By Pro Tile Guy
Kerdi fix is waterproof. As long as the tiles are...

Kerdi fix is waterproof. As long as the tiles are firmly in place I don't see anything wrong with it.

Sent from my SM-G965U using Tapatalk
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-26-2019, 11:48 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,154
Posted By Pro Tile Guy
It'd be like setting with mastic. Should be fine....

It'd be like setting with mastic. Should be fine. If they don't move after a few days then I'd say just grout em in!

Sent from my SM-G965U using Tapatalk
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-18-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,835
Posted By Pro Tile Guy
In my experience the larger your notch is the...

In my experience the larger your notch is the more thinset tends to make its way up and out of the joints. 1/2 is perfect for most large tile I'm setting. You can put down a crack isolation membrane...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-20-2019, 09:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 948
Posted By Pro Tile Guy
If it's a rectified tile then the edges should be...

If it's a rectified tile then the edges should be completely straight. Putting them together would create zero grout joint. That being said, today's modern grouts like ultracolor fa or permacolor...
Showing results 1 to 12 of 12

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:19 PM.


Sponsors

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2018 John Bridge & Associates, LLC