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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Today, 08:41 AM
Replies: 17
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Posted By Lazarus
You might have a look at "Prism" grout from HD. ...

You might have a look at "Prism" grout from HD. Formulated to go from an eighth (or less) up to over 1/4"....I see less shrinkage than unsanded...and more "body."
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 04:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 105
Posted By Lazarus
A light colored grout will do much to hide the...

A light colored grout will do much to hide the lines. Any big contrasting color will tend to accentuate them. Epoxy is pretty much the "gold standard" of grout, although you need to follow the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 04:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 225
Posted By Lazarus
The Flexcolor CQ, in my experience is very...

The Flexcolor CQ, in my experience is very forgiving as to scratches on glass and sensitive tile. Personally, I would have no issue with using it....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-08-2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 430
Posted By Lazarus
CQ is, in my opinion, somewhat better than the...

CQ is, in my opinion, somewhat better than the Fusion Pro, although they are very similar. Free sponge with CQ that works well and, as has been said, on shiny tiles, it is imperative that you get it...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-03-2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 545
Posted By Lazarus
Are the walls grouted? I can't tell from the...

Are the walls grouted? I can't tell from the pics. If not, I would probably go with a very bright white.... :scratch:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-03-2019, 08:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 545
Posted By Lazarus
At Homer's, I would at least step up to the Prism...

At Homer's, I would at least step up to the Prism grout over the bagged stuff. Their "top" is the Fusion Pro, which I like a lot (some don't) but it takes following the directions closely and...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-20-2019, 07:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 430
Posted By Lazarus
Works great. You'll like it.

Works great. You'll like it.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-08-2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 367
Posted By Lazarus
Looks to me as though he might have waterproofed...

Looks to me as though he might have waterproofed the floor...but not the walls, relying on the Hardi to do the job. As was mentioned before, you need to Kerdi the walls as well. The pan can be...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-02-2019, 06:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 328
Posted By Lazarus
Half inch cement board for the walls. Opinion...

Half inch cement board for the walls. Opinion vary on the grout. I like the Prism grout from Home Depot.
Forum: The Mud Box 09-01-2019, 08:30 PM
Replies: 2,476
Views: 332,642
Posted By Lazarus
Boz Scaggs

Last night, had a great concert here in Beaumont at the Julie Rogers Theater. Timeless classic music with Boz Scaggs and his band. This guy is 75 and still killin' it!
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-31-2019, 02:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 310
Posted By Lazarus
Nore I.....sorry.

Nore I.....sorry.
Forum: The Mud Box 08-30-2019, 03:07 PM
Replies: 2,476
Views: 332,642
Posted By Lazarus
Try this....Live at Pompei Comfortably...

Try this....Live at Pompei Comfortably Numb.....This might have been the last time Guilmore played the "Black Strat" (Stratocaster) before he had it auctioned off for over 3 million dollars. ...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-28-2019, 11:25 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,728
Posted By Lazarus
Worth mentioning that the CQ pails come with a...

Worth mentioning that the CQ pails come with a firm, square edged sponge included. Less problem with pulling the grout out...
Forum: The Mud Box 08-27-2019, 04:03 PM
Replies: 5,550
Views: 452,804
Posted By Lazarus
Yeah, John.....here in Beaumont/Houston area the...

Yeah, John.....here in Beaumont/Houston area the heat index has been 105 to 110 this last week.....:bang:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-27-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,728
Posted By Lazarus
Mike, not at all inferior. Let not your heart be...

Mike, not at all inferior. Let not your heart be troubled. Yes, it DOES set up a bit quicker, so only do perhaps 5-10 sq. ft. at a time and clean it up in a circular motion with a clean...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-27-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,728
Posted By Lazarus
I probably would not if you are using a...

I probably would not if you are using a traditional powdered grout. Too much variations in mixing style, water content, etc.

I would not worry at all if you are using something like the Mapai...
Forum: The Mud Box 08-17-2019, 01:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 173
Posted By Lazarus
Peter Fonda Passes

Just heard today about the passing of Peter Fonda at 79 of lung related issues.


Easy Rider was, perhaps his best film. I was in New Orleans at the time. Certainly a great film with Dennis...
Forum: The Mud Box 08-12-2019, 01:08 PM
Replies: 2,476
Views: 332,642
Posted By Lazarus
Simon & Garfunkle Fans...

Paul Simon gave it soul. This guy made it epic.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u9Dg-g7t2l4&list=RDu9Dg-g7t2l4&start_radio=1
Forum: The Mud Box 08-10-2019, 06:06 PM
Replies: 2,476
Views: 332,642
Posted By Lazarus
Laura Nyro

From the album New York Tendaberry, the title song. An incredible artist with just her and her piano...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JIhx5mzUpAQ

From the same album. "You Don't Love Me...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-07-2019, 03:35 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,728
Posted By Lazarus
Mike....make sure you embed the panels in...

Mike....make sure you embed the panels in thinset...mixed on the "loose" side just before you screw them down....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-06-2019, 07:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 177
Posted By Lazarus
Although I prefer an actual cement based board...

Although I prefer an actual cement based board (like Durock) you should be good with that. Be sure to embed the board with l rather loose coat of thinset just before you screw it down. "Walk" the...
Forum: The Mud Box 08-04-2019, 03:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,133
Posted By Lazarus
Richard Wright was the masterful keyboardist with...

Richard Wright was the masterful keyboardist with Pink Floyd. When he passed, David Guilmore didn't want to tour anymore without him. He said that, "There are many good keyboard players, but they...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-03-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 214
Posted By Lazarus
"Better Bench" is great.....but I prefer this. ...

"Better Bench" is great.....but I prefer this. Built in levels in two dimensions and works great.

http://www.markeindustries.com/shower-seat.html
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-31-2019, 03:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By Lazarus
Not sure of your location, but I would NOT mess...

Not sure of your location, but I would NOT mess around with a heated floor in a shower.......gets warm enough with hot shower water on it.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 07-30-2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 521
Posted By Lazarus
Lotta flood-damaged homes near me. I recently...

Lotta flood-damaged homes near me. I recently did about 2100 sq ft of wood look tile on slab here....all from HD and was pleasantly surprised at how consistent the product was. Homeowner loved it,...
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