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Forum: Professionals' Hangout Today, 09:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 118
Posted By Dave Gobis
I agree with your assessment Jerry and I would...

I agree with your assessment Jerry and I would not use a liquid unless this is a low use application.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-02-2021, 10:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 362
Posted By Dave Gobis
The job is a lot of work. The loose plaster has...

The job is a lot of work. The loose plaster has to go. Seen a job where someone tried something similiar, didn't last long. Would be willing to bet John Cox would be willing to lend his thoughts.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-19-2021, 10:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 927
Posted By Dave Gobis
Add me to the list of curious.

Add me to the list of curious.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-14-2021, 11:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 282
Posted By Dave Gobis
Pebbles are not tile so no tile standards.

Pebbles are not tile so no tile standards.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-10-2021, 10:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 541
Posted By Dave Gobis
I have never used clips and think of them as...

I have never used clips and think of them as training wheels.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-05-2021, 10:12 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,765
Posted By Dave Gobis
Congradulations on being diligent and studying up...

Congradulations on being diligent and studying up on your project. It is unfortunate that few do and even less are willing to have the unenjoyable conversation and take action when instructions are...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-04-2021, 09:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 567
Posted By Dave Gobis
You thinking about going back to work Luke?:)

You thinking about going back to work Luke?:)
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-03-2021, 10:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 532
Posted By Dave Gobis
From claims history I can tell you don't use over...

From claims history I can tell you don't use over 75#. I wouldn't use one at all myself.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-17-2021, 10:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 829
Posted By Dave Gobis
Slippery when wet. Had a hotel franchise that...

Slippery when wet. Had a hotel franchise that tried larger tile. Had their first lawsuit within weeks.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-14-2021, 08:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 408
Posted By Dave Gobis
Quarry tile is a workhorse in that application,...

Quarry tile is a workhorse in that application, stone, not so much. I would be gun shy of thin stone over quarry on an exterior. I live near Milwaukee. All my exterior tile is fine.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-07-2021, 09:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 423
Posted By Dave Gobis
Fairly high likelyhood there will be a bondng...

Fairly high likelyhood there will be a bondng issue. You also shouldn't have a bunch of visible grooves under the tile if it has a required 95% coverage.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-19-2021, 09:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 588
Posted By Dave Gobis
There is no standard for glaze thickness. The...

There is no standard for glaze thickness. The vast majority of the ones I have measured more out of curiousity are in the .005 to .007 range. However, I had one recently that was around .034, a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-06-2021, 09:20 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,979
Posted By Dave Gobis
I was the keeper of the box. Many people doubted...

I was the keeper of the box. Many people doubted it's validity. There was no secret, it was exactly as appears. I might add we had other boxes using other manufacturers products when we hosted their...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-05-2021, 09:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 664
Posted By Dave Gobis
I agree with Mike

I agree with Mike
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-05-2021, 09:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,612
Posted By Dave Gobis
When cement board first came out they also...

When cement board first came out they also recommended over board floor but discontinued the recommedation after a high failure rate. We did some and one had a minor problem. So failure is not a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-03-2021, 09:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 579
Posted By Dave Gobis
I have heard that of the TCNA manual, I even used...

I have heard that of the TCNA manual, I even used to be one of the guys that packed them for shipment many years ago. The NTCA manual is not designed for the same purpose, it is a cause and effect...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-23-2021, 10:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By Dave Gobis
I installed hundreds maybe even a few thousand...

I installed hundreds maybe even a few thousand feet of green marble with thinset. Always worked fine till we did a long corridor in a class A office building, then it didn't. Because misery loves...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-11-2021, 08:56 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,587
Posted By Dave Gobis
CX's points are correct. I am considered an...

CX's points are correct. I am considered an expert as well as a voting standards committee member. He wants proof I can email you a CV.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-30-2021, 09:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 798
Posted By Dave Gobis
What Kevin said.

What Kevin said.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-30-2021, 09:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,144
Posted By Dave Gobis
A shower shouldn't leak even if there was no...

A shower shouldn't leak even if there was no grout. Grout does not provide a waterproof function. Such wishful thinking is understandable as the enormity of the actual repair is quite expensive and...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-20-2021, 10:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,275
Posted By Dave Gobis
This does not look promising from a longevity...

This does not look promising from a longevity side. He needs to return his CTI certification and Schluter certificate.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-20-2021, 10:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,250
Posted By Dave Gobis
Based on what I see it is a 50/50 gamble if you...

Based on what I see it is a 50/50 gamble if you go the $2,500 route. It was not done correctly and that curb is going to be a problem in the future if it is not a problem now.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-18-2021, 10:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 627
Posted By Dave Gobis
I had the same thing with a 20 year old PLS. They...

I had the same thing with a 20 year old PLS. They said it was obsolete and they would sell me a new one at a discount. Got it cheaper than their discount on Amazon.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-12-2021, 09:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 413
Posted By Dave Gobis
If you see round blobs of mortar when they remove...

If you see round blobs of mortar when they remove the tile that would further suggest removal and replacement.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-11-2021, 10:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 645
Posted By Dave Gobis
You probably would not like a hawk and pointer...

You probably would not like a hawk and pointer either. I would probably strike them as well.
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