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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-19-2019, 12:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 167
Posted By speed51133
You can see in the tile that separated, it pulled...

You can see in the tile that separated, it pulled off some rust with it. I am sure the rusting caused it to fall off. I would clean it by grinding/sanding. Then treat the metal to prevent rusting.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-19-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 167
Posted By speed51133
I will let someone else chime in on this. I don't...

I will let someone else chime in on this. I don't think anything is really meant for this. You have a wood table with a metal band and mosaics set on both of them and kept outdoors....

I would use...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-19-2019, 10:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 167
Posted By speed51133
I am not sure where/what this steel band is, I do...

I am not sure where/what this steel band is, I do not see it.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-19-2019, 09:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 167
Posted By speed51133
So this was a wood table that someone set tile...

So this was a wood table that someone set tile on?

Do you have all the old pieces that broke off?

The circular gap between the field tile and the border is probably from expansion and...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-19-2019, 09:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 118
Posted By speed51133
"(I’ve checked my deflection as best as I can and...

"(I’ve checked my deflection as best as I can and should be all good.) "

Can you walk through how you did that?

Also, state how you plan to secure to the 1/4in cement board to the floor. You...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-17-2019, 07:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 534
Posted By speed51133
I just don't think you will freehand a cut that...

I just don't think you will freehand a cut that looks "perfect".

Maybe that doesn't matter?
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-16-2019, 02:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 380
Posted By speed51133
thixotropic - there is a word of the day if I...

thixotropic - there is a word of the day if I ever saw one.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-16-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 305
Posted By speed51133
I am not familiar with sanding off threads of a...

I am not familiar with sanding off threads of a drain to make it level.

Can you describe this better?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-16-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 534
Posted By speed51133
get a new oven/stove. OR pay to have the stone...

get a new oven/stove. OR pay to have the stone removed and cut.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-16-2019, 07:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 574
Posted By speed51133
I think the mortar notches were too far apart. I...

I think the mortar notches were too far apart. I would have used a smaller one.
I would have kept all the notches running in the same direction when spreading the mortar. I would have also left a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-13-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 220
Posted By speed51133
you can use a screed that goes wall to wall, like...

you can use a screed that goes wall to wall, like a straight 2x6 or something.

put a level on it or even screw level strips on the walls as a guide.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-13-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 265
Posted By speed51133
how did you spread it? what did you use? how...

how did you spread it? what did you use?

how big are these hills and valleys?

I would say this is probably a non-starter IF they are substantial.

Can you lay a level across some of them and...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-12-2019, 07:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 204
Posted By speed51133
https://www.johnbridge.com/vbulletin/showthread.ph...

https://www.johnbridge.com/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=71374

It first showed up on these forums in 2009.

According to the manufacturer, they OK slate on it. Not sure about "pavers".

The...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-11-2019, 05:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 204
Posted By speed51133
Why don't they list any specs???

Why don't they list any specs???
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-11-2019, 11:38 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 676
Posted By speed51133
Ok, so you will not kerdi the slab, but the...

Ok, so you will not kerdi the slab, but the existing pan. Check all the spots for slope. Especially the few inches by the close wall to the drain. Use a smaller level.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-11-2019, 10:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 676
Posted By speed51133
im confused, if you lay the membrane right on the...

im confused, if you lay the membrane right on the slab, will there be any slope???
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-11-2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 204
Posted By speed51133
They don't have any specs for the product. For...

They don't have any specs for the product. For one, joist spacing would be critical.

Doesn't seem like a very established product. Good luck
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-11-2019, 07:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 513
Posted By speed51133
Or a square window sill either. I did all...

Or a square window sill either.

I did all the shades set within the returns in all my windows. The variation drove me nuts. I wanted all the shades within a 1/16in of the sides. Forget it. I think...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-11-2019, 07:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 204
Posted By speed51133
The manufacturer link is dead. Just looking for...

The manufacturer link is dead. Just looking for the technical specifications
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-10-2019, 05:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 204
Posted By speed51133
Got a link to proboard?? Never heard of it

Got a link to proboard?? Never heard of it
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-10-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 4,694
Views: 1,511,467
Posted By speed51133
that bench is AWESOME! I can just imagine...

that bench is AWESOME!

I can just imagine the guys building it.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-10-2019, 08:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 153
Posted By speed51133
While there may be less movement, there is still...

While there may be less movement, there is still movement. homes are built with wood, which expands and contracts.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-09-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 236
Posted By speed51133
Yes, cutting off the entire closet flange and...

Yes, cutting off the entire closet flange and putting on a new one.
You know your flange looks 90 degrees rotated. How do you attach the bolts??
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-09-2019, 06:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 236
Posted By speed51133
Doh! No steel ring

Doh! No steel ring
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-09-2019, 06:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 313
Posted By speed51133
That's how the Romans set tile thousands of years...

That's how the Romans set tile thousands of years ago. It works.
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