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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-10-2006, 01:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,899
Posted By CargoJon
Did I read correctly that you didn't use any kind...

Did I read correctly that you didn't use any kind of backer board / cement board under the tile and adhered the tiles directly to the vinyl floor tile? My unprofessional guess is that is one of the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-10-2006, 01:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,150
Posted By CargoJon
If you're only cutting 1 - 1.5 inch holes, I...

If you're only cutting 1 - 1.5 inch holes, I actually had luck with the stupid $15 hole saw kit in the tile aisle of HD. I took a little while (10 minute maybe?), I had to wet the thing, but in the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-10-2006, 01:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,227
Posted By CargoJon
OK, I want a tile saw that works like a band saw,...

OK, I want a tile saw that works like a band saw, so I can make curved cuts without making 388 little tiny straight cuts.

That would make you the :king:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-08-2006, 11:06 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 84,471
Posted By CargoJon
I suppose tht although I'm not finished the...

I suppose tht although I'm not finished the shower yet, I'll post my pics here. I don't have nearly the nicest nor most intricate tile job around, however I think I might take the cake for ugliest...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-02-2006, 05:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,295
Posted By CargoJon
Oh crap. Well that answers that, doesnt' it?...

Oh crap.

Well that answers that, doesnt' it?

Thanks, that was the step that apparently was missing. :dunce:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-02-2006, 05:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,295
Posted By CargoJon
Thanks...I just wanted to save the time of the...

Thanks...I just wanted to save the time of the people stating "rip up the tile and do blank blank blank." LOL

The joists may indeed be 2x10, I didn't measure them, just assumed. There is no span...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-02-2006, 05:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,295
Posted By CargoJon
Sorry, appears I mis-spoke. Just checked my...

Sorry, appears I mis-spoke. Just checked my scrap and it's 3/4" plywood :turkey:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-02-2006, 05:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,295
Posted By CargoJon
I believe joists are 16" on center 2x8's I...

I believe joists are 16" on center 2x8's I believe.

No mortar was used between plywood and hardi. Hardi was screwed down per manufacturers specs...to the plywood, not the joists. Have not done...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-02-2006, 03:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,295
Posted By CargoJon
OK, let's see here... 12x12 glazed porcelain...

OK, let's see here...

12x12 glazed porcelain tile
Thinset was Omin-Grip...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-02-2006, 03:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,295
Posted By CargoJon
Grout on new bathroom floor cracking

Hello, I've tried doing some searching with little success.

We laid the new bathroom floor about 2 weeks ago. Grouted about a week ago. It's starting to crack in quite a few places, and even...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-05-2006, 12:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,248
Posted By CargoJon
Thanks. We did a pyramid of 5 tiles this evening...

Thanks. We did a pyramid of 5 tiles this evening and I was thinking of trying the dollup method tomorow perhaps....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-04-2006, 08:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,248
Posted By CargoJon
Thank you...luckily still, that was the one I...

Thank you...luckily still, that was the one I bought - and Home Depot is now closed. :usflag:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-04-2006, 08:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,248
Posted By CargoJon
Trowel size question

I apologize for having to start a new thread on this, but I've searched for awhile and not found the information I was looking for. I hope my question is rather simple.

We are using 12x12 ceramic...
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