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Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-19-2016, 09:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,755
Posted By TileFreak
Moving to Oregon

I am a tile contractor in California who needs to move to be with my wife's family in Salem, Oregon since her father passed away just before Christmas. We will rent out our house and plan on moving...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 11-09-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,303
Posted By TileFreak
Rubi Bridge Saw

I need to cut 24"x24" 3/4" thick porcelain tile on diagonal.

I would also like a saw that I could utilize for a lot of the woodplank-look tile.

I am considering the Rubi DC250-1200. Has anyone...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-06-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 41,029
Posted By TileFreak
http://http://www.johnbridge.com/vbulletin/attachm...

http://http://www.johnbridge.com/vbulletin/attachment.php?attachmentid=174793&stc=1&d=1428346045

Notice the cut on the bottom right tile. The circle comes incredibly close to the edge of the tile...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-12-2015, 12:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,088
Posted By TileFreak
I'm in your county. I think your prices are in...

I'm in your county. I think your prices are in the same ballpark as my own. I adjust my prices higher as I get more booked.

I think most projects can only be bid to a certain price point no...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-07-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,435
Posted By TileFreak
I have fallen short on Trucolor grout twice...

I have fallen short on Trucolor grout twice despite the coverage estimate saying I would make it. I wouldn't risk grouting the whole shower and waiting for the slow boat in order to finish up...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 05-30-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,135
Posted By TileFreak
Always check with manufacturer if possible, but...

Always check with manufacturer if possible, but it looks like no grout to me.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 06-19-2013, 08:39 AM
Replies: 1,629
Views: 317,852
Posted By TileFreak
I've been following this thread since day one....

I've been following this thread since day one. Excuse me if I missed this but is it now available for purchase in the U.S., and if so where can I place an order.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-24-2012, 04:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,308
Posted By TileFreak
I hope I don't have to put 1/2" expansion joints...

I hope I don't have to put 1/2" expansion joints every 12 feet. I have been trying to minimize any liability to a faulty tile installation on a job this scale.

Am i misunderstanding this or taking...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-24-2012, 01:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,308
Posted By TileFreak
CX, I neglected to mention this is a remodel of...

CX,
I neglected to mention this is a remodel of 30 condos. There really is no set of plans, just an agreement among 30 owners to renovate their condominiums to slate decks. I would love things...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-24-2012, 01:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,308
Posted By TileFreak
10000 feet of slate

I'm looking at setting 10000 sq.ft. of slate on exterior patios/decks/walkways.

A good portion of these run up against the building. Concrete, waterproofing with pitch are already done. I just...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-12-2012, 07:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,137
Posted By TileFreak
Thank you everybody for the responses. I will use...

Thank you everybody for the responses. I will use sanded grout, as recommended by Oceanside.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-12-2012, 02:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,137
Posted By TileFreak
Don't use epoxy grout on glass tile?

I have a project of beautiful 1"x2" Oceanside glass tile, set vertically behind a tub surround. I thought I had heard not to use epoxy grout on glass tile because any movement could cause major...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-25-2012, 05:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,111
Posted By TileFreak
Thank you everyone, I went to a good local...

Thank you everyone,

I went to a good local kitchen and bath shop and got the number of a restoration professional.

I'll be happy enough if I get out of this for $200 like Levi said. I am also...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-25-2012, 03:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,111
Posted By TileFreak
Thank you John. Great books you have, by the way.

Thank you John. Great books you have, by the way.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-25-2012, 02:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,111
Posted By TileFreak
Chipped Tub

I've done a bad, bad thing friends. I chipped the Kohler K715-0 Villager Cast Iron Tub. It is white.

The chip is small, about 3/16 wide by 1/8" long, but it stands out noticeably and needs to be...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-02-2012, 12:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 791
Posted By TileFreak
Thank you all for the help. :bow:

Thank you all for the help. :bow:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-01-2012, 11:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 791
Posted By TileFreak
c54 cultured stone

Hi, my name is Jason. I have a C54 license in California and am not sure if my license covers installing cultured stone. Anyone know?

I don't want to get busted.:tazebro:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-03-2011, 01:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,964
Posted By TileFreak
1. Having not seen the pictures yet, I would say...

1. Having not seen the pictures yet, I would say you are fine to just use thinset to fill over the small divets as you tile. Spread the thinset with the flat side of the notch trowel, then rake...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-01-2011, 10:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 950
Posted By TileFreak
If the grout will be the same color it is...

If the grout will be the same color it is probably not as crucial.

If you have a dark color touching a light color, I would tend to do the dark color first, let it dry, then tape it off and grout...
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