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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-24-2009, 08:33 PM
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Posted By Willl
anybody?

anybody?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-23-2009, 11:09 AM
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Posted By Willl
I apologize for the length of time it took me to...

I apologize for the length of time it took me to respond to this. I haven't been able to check the internet. I would say that it is 1/8" thick by 4" by 4". Thank you.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-19-2009, 12:30 PM
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Views: 1,178
Posted By Willl
How much do you think is exceptable

How much do you think is exceptable
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-18-2009, 12:30 PM
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Posted By Willl
shower pan drainage

Hi, I have a shower pan that was recently put in with 2 by 2 polished granite tile pieces installed. On one small section next to the drain alittle bit of water stays around. Not much. Is this...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-05-2009, 10:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,048
Posted By Willl
Not exactly sure granitegirl but I did some...

Not exactly sure granitegirl but I did some research online and the tiles do get darker after about 7-10 minutes of water on it. Probably should seal right? Perhaps I should do a test(spare...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-05-2009, 12:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,048
Posted By Willl
Smile sealing grout joints

In a shower and whirlpool deck that is granite and shower floor that is granite what would you use and where would you seal. For application I figure I will get a spray bottle, roller applicator...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-03-2009, 10:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,304
Posted By Willl
Sorry about the delay in response guys. ...

Sorry about the delay in response guys. Ironically it worked just fine for the shower. Consistency is thinner than peanut butter. It might be hard to apply it at that consistency because it won't...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-02-2009, 03:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,304
Posted By Willl
marble tiles on ceiling

I need some big help. I have 12 by 12 by 3/8" marble tiles that seem to want to fall when I place them on the ceiling. I am using mapei's ultraflex 3. Funny thing is that a shower ceiling was set...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-29-2009, 11:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,259
Posted By Willl
OoOps, sorry it has taken me awhile to respond...

OoOps, sorry it has taken me awhile to respond to this. I really would like to use grout instead of caulk. Figured that the magetic strips would allow. Is that assumption correct? Thanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-27-2009, 02:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,259
Posted By Willl
magnetic items

Perhaps I don't know where to look online but I have been looking for those magentic items that you install on the back of a access panel to hold the panel in place so you can tile on the door and...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-26-2009, 08:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,722
Posted By Willl
All polished marble. I am going to be doing ones...

All polished marble. I am going to be doing ones that are plastic mounted on the front and some that are mesh mounted on the back.

I have been thinkin'.

Perhaps I should

flip...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-26-2009, 06:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,722
Posted By Willl
I believe this is one...

I believe this is one http://www.sicis.it/upload/glass/iridium_thinset.pdf I Have to use a small notched trowel though. Thanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-26-2009, 06:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,722
Posted By Willl
I don't know of any data sheet, I talked to the...

I don't know of any data sheet, I talked to the guy on the phone.

Ceramictec the page you posted does say this.

Am I reading that wrong?

This is a hard one because I have to adjust...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-26-2009, 01:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,722
Posted By Willl
Setting the mosaic with unsanded grout was the...

Setting the mosaic with unsanded grout was the manufacturers idea. They did say to use a 3/16" or 4/16" v-notched trowel though. They probably said to use unsanded grout becuase the tiles are so...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-26-2009, 12:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,722
Posted By Willl
installation of mosaic

I've got a mosaic to install that is comprised of small pieces. the surrounding tile is about 1/8" to 4/16" higher than the very small tiles in the mosaic. I have to use unsanded grout because this...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-14-2009, 12:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,285
Posted By Willl
install marble tiles on ceiling

Hi, I will be installing 12" by 12" marble tiles on the ceiling in a bathroom. What setting material would be best for this and what is the best way to install them without them falling down during...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-12-2009, 12:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,501
Posted By Willl
This is a slab. I suppose it looks like clear...

This is a slab. I suppose it looks like clear silicone is the way to go. Thanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-11-2009, 04:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,501
Posted By Willl
granite countertop installation

Hi, The spot where the granite backsplash sets ontop of the granite should I caulk this spot and if so should I use clear silicone caulk. I choose not to caulk this spot because caulk seems to...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-10-2009, 11:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,844
Posted By Willl
Thanks Davy, Yup, I have seen those...

Thanks Davy,

Yup, I have seen those liquid bonders as well but I couldn't imagine them working better than the thinset as far as bond goes. Would be easier to apply them though. THanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-10-2009, 10:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,844
Posted By Willl
bond new mortar to old

I am looking to bond new mortar to old. I was considering just using some latex modified thinset but would rather use something that I can apply easier like a paint etc. but don't want to lower bond...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-06-2009, 07:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,399
Posted By Willl
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-05-2009, 11:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,399
Posted By Willl
Anybody have any opinions on this one. Perhaps I...

Anybody have any opinions on this one. Perhaps I am being somewhat of a perfectionist and I should just get'er dun. thanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-04-2009, 03:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,399
Posted By Willl
mixing and applying mortar mix

Hi there,

I will be leveling a floor that has easy heats radiant heat wire on it. Where the heat wire is installed the floor is depressed in by 3/8" making leveling far easier. The material...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-03-2009, 02:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 796
Posted By Willl
Don't have the window yet muskymike. Perhaps...

Don't have the window yet muskymike. Perhaps might be a food idea to finalize the plans when the window gets in but I am sure you guys can give me some pretty good ideas. Thanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-03-2009, 01:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 796
Posted By Willl
finishing window wall

Hi, in a tub area there will be a window on a wall that will recieve stone. I am unsure of how to finish the tile when it comes up to the window. The two options that I think that I have are to...
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