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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-17-2020, 11:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,099
Posted By ccp
Anyone have an other tips to handle the bevel on...

Anyone have an other tips to handle the bevel on this bevelled glass. BTW they are on a mesh backing.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-06-2020, 05:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,099
Posted By ccp
If you lay the tiles down, they lay flat. The...

If you lay the tiles down, they lay flat. The majority of the tile is same depth except of course of the edges where the bevel is.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-05-2020, 07:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,099
Posted By ccp
Anyone have tips on how to deal with this beveled...

Anyone have tips on how to deal with this beveled glass (setting and cutting)?

It was my original plan to use Versabond but after some additional reading I think I am going with MAPEI Mosaic and...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-03-2020, 07:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,099
Posted By ccp
The bevel on the back of the tile is probably...

The bevel on the back of the tile is probably close to 1/8". Here are a couple pictures:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-02-2020, 08:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,099
Posted By ccp
Glass Subway Tile Backsplash

This forum was a great help in all my previous tile projects. I have recently moved and will be installing a tile backsplash. The tile we have selected has some "depth." The top face is is smooth...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-23-2013, 12:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,270
Posted By ccp
Here is my current plan. The main part of the...

Here is my current plan. The main part of the tile will be 3”X6” travertine. The first row will be ~2” high this will allow my accent strip (3” of the tile slivers with a pencil rail on each side)...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-23-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,156
Posted By ccp
Bringing this back from the dead. Dan -...

Bringing this back from the dead.

Dan - did you grout the pencil rail you show in the picture or is what you show the finished product?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-19-2013, 08:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,367
Posted By ccp
Sorry to hijack this thread. Dan - can you...

Sorry to hijack this thread.

Dan - can you share some secrets on how you coped that pencil rail. I need to do that to trim out my end. That looks great, share your secrets!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-12-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,270
Posted By ccp
I am hoping i can use a regular blade. For as...

I am hoping i can use a regular blade. For as few cuts as I have to make I don't want to invest in a new blade.

There are a couple spots behind the sink where the drywall is missing the paper,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-09-2013, 02:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,270
Posted By ccp
Back for another project (backsplash)

I am back for another project. This forum was a great help when I was doing the slate in my basement I figured I would come back with some questions on my backsplash project.

The first question...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-17-2011, 09:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,559
Posted By ccp
It has been a long time coming but here are some...

It has been a long time coming but here are some pictures of my finished hearth area (assuming I can add them).

Please be easy on me with the critique!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-24-2010, 11:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,559
Posted By ccp
here is the test report. ...

here is the test report.


http://www.nudura.com/Files/Gypsum%20Wall%20Board%20Shear%20Capacity%20of%20NUDURA%20Webs%2001-06-M0306%20%20Rev%201_.pdf
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-24-2010, 10:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,559
Posted By ccp
I saw that report as well (on another post). It...

I saw that report as well (on another post). It was somewhat deceiving as they were referring to lbs force not lbs weight. They are not the same. I believe that 90lbs of force is about 9lbs of...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-24-2010, 10:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,559
Posted By ccp
Alright I have ordered the stacked slate from...

Alright I have ordered the stacked slate from Emser. I should have it in another week or so. Any suggestions for thinset to set this on drywall? For convience I would prefer something from a box...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-23-2010, 12:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,258
Posted By ccp
I got the high spots ground down and now I am on...

I got the high spots ground down and now I am on doing the floor. I still have the bottom row of wall tile to complete but due to some logistical things (need to get vanity set for granite...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 07-17-2010, 07:49 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,627
Posted By ccp
How would you all feel about similiar tile on a...

How would you all feel about similiar tile on a bathroom floor? I have some 2" slate hex's mounted to a mesh that gets quite sticky when wet. Would this be suitable for a bathroom floor?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-13-2010, 02:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,258
Posted By ccp
Sorry I am so slow getting back to this but...

Sorry I am so slow getting back to this but thanks for your input. I will try to get a picture of the tile but they are mounted on a mesh with some sort of water soluble glue. I had to cut some of...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-09-2010, 11:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,258
Posted By ccp
My basement bathroom

With the success of my earlier tiling project (basement landing, wetbar floor, and woodstove pad) thanks to the forum I have started the bathroom in my basement. It will have a slate floor (2" hex...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-21-2010, 07:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 64,289
Posted By ccp
Lori - Doesn't look like you have logged on in a...

Lori - Doesn't look like you have logged on in a while but I was wonder how the project went. I would love to hear an update/pictures.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-21-2010, 07:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,559
Posted By ccp
Any other opinions on this? Anybody want to...

Any other opinions on this?

Anybody want to talk me out of putting 13lbs/ft on drywall?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-16-2010, 02:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,559
Posted By ccp
This is what I have found to be the best price. ...

This is what I have found to be the best price. It is 13.3lbs.ft, more weight than I had orginally said.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-15-2010, 02:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,134
Posted By ccp
I am borrowing a neighbors Dewalt tile saw. It...

I am borrowing a neighbors Dewalt tile saw. It did great on the 16" tiles but cutting those 2" ones has scared me a little. Like yours my father lost the tips of two fingers on a table saw, o I...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-15-2010, 07:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,134
Posted By ccp
You still cut those small tiles on the wet saw I...

You still cut those small tiles on the wet saw I assume?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-15-2010, 06:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,134
Posted By ccp
Not trying to hyjack this thread but I have a...

Not trying to hyjack this thread but I have a question that seems relevent to the discussion. How do you cut these 2" tiles. I am looking at some slate hexagons and cutting them on the wet saw...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-14-2010, 11:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,559
Posted By ccp
Thanks for the help Laz. It really didn't seem...

Thanks for the help Laz. It really didn't seem too much different than stadard tile other than the extra weight. I will make sure the drywall is well attached and go for it.

Has anyone seen...
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