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Forum: The Mud Box 09-28-2019, 06:37 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,628
Posted By chuck stevenson
Glad ya'll and all got this issue sorted out. I...

Glad ya'll and all got this issue sorted out. I tried logging in the other day and got nothing. :scratch:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-24-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,147
Posted By chuck stevenson
My first choice would be to use a Sharpie Hank.

My first choice would be to use a Sharpie Hank.
Forum: The Mud Box 09-28-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 406
Posted By chuck stevenson
Thanks Bubba. I had a great Birthday. Georgia...

Thanks Bubba.
I had a great Birthday. Georgia Brown took me to Venucci in LaGrange GA. SGB had shrimp Alfredo and I had veal Melanzan. Tasty for sure.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-04-2018, 04:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 523
Posted By chuck stevenson
Welcome to the forum. I have had good results...

Welcome to the forum. I have had good results removing stubborn grout haze with dry burlap. Grouted.

202343

First pass.

202344

Done.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-21-2018, 08:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,506
Posted By chuck stevenson
Hi Matt. Welcome to JB. Used to live and...

Hi Matt.

Welcome to JB. Used to live and contract in DC, MD and VA. Licensed and insured as well. Living and a licensed GC in GA now and do not miss the Beltway and surrounding areas.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-26-2018, 05:09 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,742
Posted By chuck stevenson
Hope you get things sorted out Erin. Sounds...

Hope you get things sorted out Erin.
Sounds like a do over.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-26-2018, 08:52 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,103
Posted By chuck stevenson
Looks like a well engineered plywood top.

Looks like a well engineered plywood top.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-25-2018, 09:44 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,103
Posted By chuck stevenson
Sounds like you are moving forward Hank.

Sounds like you are moving forward Hank.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-09-2017, 05:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 969
Posted By chuck stevenson
Welcome Dan Have you checked your floor system...

Welcome Dan
Have you checked your floor system with the Deflecto tool in the dark blue banner above?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-17-2017, 04:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,899
Posted By chuck stevenson
Some metal soap holders have screws on the sides...

Some metal soap holders have screws on the sides that have an expansion strip/plate on them. Kinda like the GEM plaster boxes that pushed a plate off the wall behind to hold it in place.

I have...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-09-2017, 11:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,492
Posted By chuck stevenson
Hi Dean, I use Rockite...

Hi Dean,

I use Rockite (http://www.rockitecement.com) for such patches.

Works well and sets in minutes. You could use Bondo as well.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-22-2017, 06:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,133
Posted By chuck stevenson
Check with a stone fabricator for a custom...

Check with a stone fabricator for a custom transition rather than a sliver of tile. It can probably be beveled.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-11-2017, 11:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 855
Posted By chuck stevenson
John I am more interested in getting a floor...

John

I am more interested in getting a floor flat and in plane than dead nuts level.
YMMV.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-01-2017, 05:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 721
Posted By chuck stevenson
John, Check out Noble SIS...

John,

Check out Noble SIS (http://noblecompany.com/products/nobleseal-sis).

Used it a couple of times in condos. Not sure how much it helped but the owners were happy.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-08-2017, 11:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,802
Posted By chuck stevenson
This 4x4 shower floor was cut from 13x13...

This 4x4 shower floor was cut from 13x13 porcelain tiles.

192655

The low rez pics make the grout lines look wavy but they are not.

192653

I matched the factory edge by easing over.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-27-2017, 05:07 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,452
Posted By chuck stevenson
Jayrod That was not framed as a second story...

Jayrod

That was not framed as a second story but framed as ceiling joists. Light storage at best up there.

One could bolt 2x8s on the 2x6s to be good for ceramic tile. I do not know how the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-27-2017, 04:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,145
Posted By chuck stevenson
How about a pic from the area below the patio....

How about a pic from the area below the patio. One of the ceiling and one of the walls.
Forum: The Mud Box 11-28-2016, 11:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,012
Posted By chuck stevenson
Kudos Brad!

Kudos Brad!
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-28-2016, 07:47 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 61,195
Posted By chuck stevenson
lol!

lol!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-30-2016, 07:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,628
Posted By chuck stevenson
Hi Tammy Many here prefer a mud bed and not...

Hi Tammy

Many here prefer a mud bed and not use the foam tray.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-24-2016, 08:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 988
Posted By chuck stevenson
Hey Coop First thing to do is check your...

Hey Coop

First thing to do is check your joist framing using the Deflecto tool in the dark blue banner above.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-15-2015, 10:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,088
Posted By chuck stevenson
Welcome Bob. Instense project. Have you...

Welcome Bob.

Instense project. Have you checked you joist structure with the 'Deflecto' tool in the dark blue banner above?

Once again CX is quicker than me
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-09-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,527
Posted By chuck stevenson
Eddie, Make sure any beam support is on an...

Eddie,

Make sure any beam support is on an appropriate footer. 4x4 should be OK if it is anchored properly.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-27-2015, 09:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,443
Posted By chuck stevenson
Andy Couple of thoughts. Did you check...

Andy

Couple of thoughts.

Did you check your joist structure with the "Deflecto" tool in the dark blue band above?

What direction did you install the new ply?

What grade of ply?
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 11-09-2015, 09:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,322
Posted By chuck stevenson
I got into the trades in the 70's. ALBOE. In the...

I got into the trades in the 70's. ALBOE. In the late 70's decided to concentrate on one trade, cabinets and millwork. I still do tile on my own house but make better money as a licensed GC when I...
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