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Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-03-2014, 11:27 PM
Replies: 420
Views: 39,047
Posted By merkretetyler
What a Coverings

I had a great time, catching up with so many friends and the industry.

My moniker will change since I left Merkrete back in November. I am thrilled to be at Florida Tile with an exceptional...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-15-2013, 09:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,017
Posted By merkretetyler
I agree with Dan. This show is growing and...

I agree with Dan. This show is growing and quickly gaining momentum. The TCAA joins the NTCA, CTDA and TCNA for Total Solutions Plus in 2013. I do realize it is difficult to go to all of them. Check...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-15-2013, 09:18 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 10,392
Posted By merkretetyler
There is more to the reasoning and need to create...

There is more to the reasoning and need to create a Standard. Some groups within TCNA feel if there is not a Standard, it should not be in the TCNA Handbook. Sound Reduction membranes were removed...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-23-2012, 05:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,866
Posted By merkretetyler
Jeter, Completely understandable. I strongly...

Jeter,
Completely understandable. I strongly agree with Dave Gobis, contact the Tile manufacturer for any directions. Also, most setting material manufacturer's have done a good amount of testing...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-18-2012, 09:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,057
Posted By merkretetyler
John Congratulations! It is well deserved, you...

John
Congratulations! It is well deserved, you will be an asset to Schluter.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-11-2012, 10:15 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,267
Posted By merkretetyler
I was trying to point out, the believed, increase...

I was trying to point out, the believed, increase in demand for Tile Setter's.

Not the authors inability to understand the trade. If you open the link, you will see the information came from the...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 02-11-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,267
Posted By merkretetyler
Tile Setter's Needed

To All,

I found the following article interesting. I found it on the Finance page of Yahoo.

Article link: ...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 11-14-2011, 10:17 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,558
Posted By merkretetyler
Congratulations to James Woefel. It is a well...

Congratulations to James Woefel. It is a well deserved honor.

I really enjoyed Greg Andrews and Gerald Sloan's presentation and demo on glass tile. They did a great job. I picked up some excellent...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 07-12-2011, 11:29 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,657
Posted By merkretetyler
For your information, The ANSI Standard...

For your information,

The ANSI Standard A108.02 General Requirement: Materials, Environmental and Workmanship -2010 (Revised) 4.0 General requirements for tile installations, 4.3.8 Grout joint...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 07-11-2011, 10:41 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,693
Posted By merkretetyler
CX, No, it does not have baking soda in it.

CX,

No, it does not have baking soda in it.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 07-11-2011, 10:13 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,693
Posted By merkretetyler
To All, The Merkrete "Burst" is a cement...

To All,

The Merkrete "Burst" is a cement accelerator. A complete data sheet can be found on our website at: http://www.merkrete.com/literature/MKBURSTDS.pdf

It will accelerate the set of the...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 07-11-2011, 08:59 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,693
Posted By merkretetyler
Sorry for the delay, I have been out of town on a...

Sorry for the delay, I have been out of town on a little vacation. So I will try and respond to questions, let me go back and review the thread.

Thanks,
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-18-2011, 08:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,294
Posted By merkretetyler
MATTMT, I am almost positive I have a 2009...

MATTMT,

I am almost positive I have a 2009 TCNA / ANSI CD. I you would prefer, send me your address, etc.

Sincerely,
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 05-12-2011, 04:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,275
Posted By merkretetyler
Dan, An installation is only as good as the...

Dan,

An installation is only as good as the substrate and Gypecrete is a different installation. Is this new Gypecrete installation? I would strongly recommend you follow the Maxxon Gypecrete...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-22-2011, 09:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,908
Posted By merkretetyler
Southern Boy Let me know if you have any...

Southern Boy

Let me know if you have any questions. There is a lot of additional information on our website on HydroGuard One.

Jim.whitfield@parexusa.com

Sincerely,
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-22-2011, 09:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,993
Posted By merkretetyler
Dune slider I would sure like for you to...

Dune slider

I would sure like for you to give the SP1 a try. I think you will be very pleased. Let me know where you get your product and I will get you a sample. It dries green, lower VOC 2 g/l,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-30-2011, 08:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,959
Posted By merkretetyler
Nsoldon I agree with CX and others, not a...

Nsoldon

I agree with CX and others, not a good idea. Not to mention, what about the height? I would recommend you go to KBRS's website for support. If needed call there and talk to Mitch.
...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-30-2011, 07:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,315
Posted By merkretetyler
Grymes56 The Merkrete stuff; fabric and...

Grymes56

The Merkrete stuff; fabric and membranes, can be found in your area. Check out the Distributor locator on our website. I believe it is "Wall Systems" up there.

Good luck with your...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-27-2011, 06:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,621
Posted By merkretetyler
Tom, Thanks for the comments. The Merkrete...

Tom,

Thanks for the comments. The Merkrete Technical line was experiencing problems while we were at Surfaces. We corrected it. I promise a quicker and friendlier Technical Services phone line, we...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-25-2011, 09:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,621
Posted By merkretetyler
Infogeek I am at the Sufaces show in Las...

Infogeek

I am at the Sufaces show in Las Vegas, so I apologize for the delay. There is no problem with SP1 over a mortar bed or self leveler. I would suggest both are dry before applying the...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 01-16-2011, 09:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 9,488
Posted By merkretetyler
Jeraza The Hydroguard 2000 is an excellent...

Jeraza

The Hydroguard 2000 is an excellent membrane with millions of feet installed. The fabric reinforcement is used to help control the depth of the membrane. I think you will have a good...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-29-2010, 09:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,902
Posted By merkretetyler
Davery, The Davco grout line and same color...

Davery,

The Davco grout line and same color line was added to the Merkrete product line after Davco/ParexUSA acquired Merkrete. So check out a Merkrete grout chart to check for Davco colors.
...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 12-29-2010, 09:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,055
Posted By merkretetyler
Mold Free, The problem with a mold free...

Mold Free,

The problem with a mold free warranty is the installer has no control after they leave the job. A concern could be, a homeowner that never cleans the grout, allows body oil and soap...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-28-2010, 08:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,260
Posted By merkretetyler
Tilewomantoo, I have to agree with the...

Tilewomantoo,

I have to agree with the others, more information is needed. What area are you in? The substrate is what, under the hot mop?

My immediate thought is to wire reinforce the...
Forum: The Mud Box 12-27-2010, 10:41 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 21,075
Posted By merkretetyler
"A working class hero is something to be" John...

"A working class hero is something to be"
John Lennon
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