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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-07-2021, 07:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 107
Posted By jerrymlr1
I would build it with mortar the same as a...

I would build it with mortar the same as a regular curb. Once you have your radiuses and curves figured out you can make some wooden jigs to help carve the mud.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-06-2021, 08:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 561
Posted By jerrymlr1
Well that explains enough for me.

Well that explains enough for me.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-06-2021, 08:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 111
Posted By jerrymlr1
22 sounds heavy. Like Bubba says, check the...

22 sounds heavy. Like Bubba says, check the floor. If it's to outaflat then charge accordingly. That is absolutely the key to laying the larger tile.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-06-2021, 07:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 127
Posted By jerrymlr1
I would do a mockup. Use a 1/4" trowel with the...

I would do a mockup. Use a 1/4" trowel with the thicker tile and a 3/8 with the thinner. You could also use the same trowel with both tiles and backbutter the thinner. A little testing goes a long...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-06-2021, 06:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 111
Posted By jerrymlr1
24x24 that weighs 22 lbs? Ok. What did you charge...

24x24 that weighs 22 lbs? Ok. What did you charge for the 20x20? It's not that much of a difference. Push for a larger grout joint, 3/16 to 1/4. 1/2" trowel and flatten the floor as best you can. If...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-06-2021, 05:48 PM
Replies: 3,189
Views: 825,972
Posted By jerrymlr1
That's my second favorite tool(s) and time saver...

That's my second favorite tool(s) and time saver there Davy. I have the Hilti PM 40-MG Fine tunable vertically and horizontal. Then I have the spinner Topcon for slightly more accurate detailing on...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-06-2021, 01:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 561
Posted By jerrymlr1
Don't sugar coat it like that Mike. Tell us how...

Don't sugar coat it like that Mike. Tell us how you really feel.........

Unless you have been in this situation then your advice to go get an attorney is the definition of anecdotal.

I speak...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-04-2021, 10:39 PM
Replies: 21,926
Views: 4,960,350
Posted By jerrymlr1
That’s badass Karl. I think if you mix up the...

That’s badass Karl. I think if you mix up the letters in Florida it sometimes spells Crema Marfil.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-03-2021, 08:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 561
Posted By jerrymlr1
That won't solve any problems and will in fact...

That won't solve any problems and will in fact lead to more. Attorneys are really expensive and know exponentially more on how to clean your bank account out than they do about anything that might...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-22-2021, 11:13 PM
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Views: 4,960,350
Posted By jerrymlr1
Nice as usual Brian. Nothin goes better with a...

Nice as usual Brian. Nothin goes better with a grayscale motif than a color tv :)
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-18-2021, 10:15 PM
Replies: 4,800
Views: 1,699,018
Posted By jerrymlr1
Nice one Mike. Hooda thought that leaving the bar...

Nice one Mike. Hooda thought that leaving the bar code as the finished edge might not look so good.
And.... a little short on effort for the corner shelf.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-18-2021, 08:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 202
Posted By jerrymlr1
My experience with epoxy is limited Lou. However...

My experience with epoxy is limited Lou. However in my experience I have never seen an epoxy grout stay colorfast for long periods of time. Blues turn gray, white turns yellow, etc. With that said,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-18-2021, 04:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 570
Posted By jerrymlr1
It doesn't look all that bad to me Scott. I've...

It doesn't look all that bad to me Scott. I've definitely seen worse. However, iffin I thought there was a problem, I would single out some of the darker tiles and replace them with some lighter ones...
Forum: The Mud Box 02-15-2021, 08:46 AM
Replies: 8,690
Views: 1,541,826
Posted By jerrymlr1
Beautiful nonetheless

Beautiful nonetheless
Forum: The Mud Box 02-13-2021, 09:17 PM
Replies: 5,611
Views: 518,362
Posted By jerrymlr1
85º and pretty sunny in SRQ today. And the usual,...

85º and pretty sunny in SRQ today. And the usual, humid.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-13-2021, 07:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 904
Posted By jerrymlr1
I would second that. I would set it with...

I would second that.

I would set it with some MegaLite and get a good sanded grout. I like Laticrete Permacolor. Mix the grout to a fairly thick consistency. It will fill the joints better than...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-10-2021, 10:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 565
Posted By jerrymlr1
Looks like they used the same Perma Base for the...

Looks like they used the same Perma Base for the shower curb. We all know how that gets attached.
Drywall mud for the taped seams? Someone is clueless here.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-09-2021, 09:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 904
Posted By jerrymlr1
Barbie would probably think so.

Barbie would probably think so.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-09-2021, 01:03 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 904
Posted By jerrymlr1
https://www.custombuildingproducts.com/media/59976...

https://www.custombuildingproducts.com/media/59976526/megalite-faq.pdf

It's easy to work with and cleanup.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-07-2021, 10:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 904
Posted By jerrymlr1
I think you should just install them like they...

I think you should just install them like they are suppose to be installed. I also think Custom Megalite is a better mortar choice though. No need for the expensive admix.

Nothing wrong with...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-07-2021, 01:08 AM
Replies: 4,800
Views: 1,699,018
Posted By jerrymlr1
LOL! You run across some pretty unbelievable work...

LOL! You run across some pretty unbelievable work out there.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-31-2021, 10:49 PM
Replies: 21,926
Views: 4,960,350
Posted By jerrymlr1
That’s some nice work Mike. 50% offset long...

That’s some nice work Mike. 50% offset long subway tile, dimpled, and put to the test with overhead lighting.
Forum: The Mud Box 01-30-2021, 08:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 237
Posted By jerrymlr1
Hey Laz. The link doesn't show anything and I...

Hey Laz. The link doesn't show anything and I can't find anywhere on goo sky to type in coordinates.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-22-2021, 08:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 664
Posted By jerrymlr1
Sorry Davy. I meant nothing against your mud...

Sorry Davy. I meant nothing against your mud bridge. My only point was that tape is eezypeezy and did the job righteous in this particular case. :)
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-22-2021, 01:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 664
Posted By jerrymlr1
Whatever works. I am no stranger to...

Whatever works. I am no stranger to unconventional techniques and certainly have no criticism for the tape job. Probably a bit quicker than the some bridge contraption for the job at hand. If it...
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