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Forum: The Mud Box Yesterday, 10:30 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,597
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
That's the beauty of free speech, eh? One is free...

That's the beauty of free speech, eh? One is free to stop by the local disco club and announce to the crowd that, "Disco Sucks!", then leave. Only to visit again on another Friday night with the same...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 10:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,123
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Yes, to the fiberglass tape. :)

Yes, to the fiberglass tape.

:)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 10:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 215
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
...unless the grout gets too hard. :)

...unless the grout gets too hard.

:)
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing Yesterday, 09:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 212
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
I'm very curious to know if the lines are etched...

I'm very curious to know if the lines are etched into the stone or if they are a surface contaminant of some sort. A surface contaminant is likely to be a lot easier to fix than an etching issue.
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 09:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 99
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Maybe because he's already removed all the tiles...

Maybe because he's already removed all the tiles in question?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 09:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 248
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
There are two types of cove. Stuff that sits on...

There are two types of cove. Stuff that sits on top of the floor tile and stuff that's meant to be set down lower to produce a single clean inside radius curve.

While the photo looks like it might...
Forum: The Mud Box 04-01-2020, 11:22 PM
Replies: 551
Views: 30,988
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Yeah, I’m always surprised at how much y’all pay...

Yeah, I’m always surprised at how much y’all pay for cars and trucks. Lotta money. :tazebro:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-01-2020, 11:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 171
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Welcome to the forum, Lisa! :wave: Aside...

Welcome to the forum, Lisa! :wave:

Aside from what the others are saying...
One other big thing to consider is the fact that this is a condo. Many, many condo associations require some sort of...
Forum: The Mud Box 04-01-2020, 09:35 PM
Replies: 551
Views: 30,988
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Had to dig this old thread up because gas is...

Had to dig this old thread up because gas is being sold for 97 cents a gallon in the middle of the state. :eek:

About 30 miles from me, it’s $1.09. And in town, it’s $1.45.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-01-2020, 08:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 215
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Grout drying “too light” is an extremely common...

Grout drying “too light” is an extremely common problem. I gave up listening to the tech folks explain why it happened because no matter what I did or how closely I followed the directions, the grout...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-31-2020, 08:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 248
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Welcome to the forum, DC. :wave: I agree...

Welcome to the forum, DC. :wave:

I agree with the others. While I can’t see all the tiles clearly through the screen of my phone, I can clearly see that at least several tiles are quite...
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 03-31-2020, 07:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 212
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Yikes! :eek: Sorry to hear. Have you paid...

Yikes! :eek:

Sorry to hear. Have you paid the contractor with a check or credit card that you could stop or disputes the charges? If so, time is of the essence to contact your financial...
Forum: The Mud Box 03-31-2020, 07:36 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,597
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
212844

212844
Forum: The Mud Box 03-30-2020, 09:58 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 27,597
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Beastie Boys - Intergalactic

Laz (https://www.johnbridge.com/vbulletin/member.php?u=20176) and a-wall, that’s our team
Step inside the party, disrupt the whole scene
When it comes to grout, well, he’s a fiend
He likes his...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-30-2020, 09:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 595
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
I also like beating the details to perfection....

I also like beating the details to perfection. But I agree with the others that it’s better to leave that alone rather than grinding it.

Quick question: is that a backsplash behind something like...
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 03-29-2020, 09:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 154
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Does hitting the spot with a hair dryer for a few...

Does hitting the spot with a hair dryer for a few minutes cause the spot to vanish?

:)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-28-2020, 02:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 170
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
How long ago? :)

How long ago?

:)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-27-2020, 03:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 302
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
I’m figuring you’ve worked with just the nicer...

I’m figuring you’ve worked with just the nicer variety. The better, more expensive track systems have the much smoother-rolling captured trolleys with a dangling mushroom pin thing that’s grabbed by...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-26-2020, 08:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 302
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
First choice for me would be to remove the casing...

First choice for me would be to remove the casing and necessary jamb material to allow you to tilt the bottom of the door enough to remove it from its track. Some track systems vary, but most common...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-25-2020, 09:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,123
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
ABS to PVC transitions are supposed to occur...

ABS to PVC transitions are supposed to occur through the use of a fitting or adapter. A Fernco fitting would be approved.

Yes, your question about the “non-pressure” refers to drains. Code are...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-22-2020, 01:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 173
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Ok. So it's settled, then. :D

Ok.

So it's settled, then.


:D
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-22-2020, 12:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 173
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
I know you’re not worried about the shear. But I...

I know you’re not worried about the shear. But I mention that specifically because we have easy access to the published strength values of them. We don’t have as easy access to the tensile strength...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-21-2020, 08:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 173
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
It doesn’t matter where you mount this in...

It doesn’t matter where you mount this in relation to any given tile. Even the lowest performing bonding mortar has a shear strength of 50 pounds per square inch. I’m sure you’ve got at least one...
Forum: The Mud Box 03-21-2020, 08:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 312
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Kevin, why are the pins a pain? Because they done...

Kevin, why are the pins a pain? Because they done adjust as fast as the ratcheting type?


Well, you’ve made a persuasive argument and I’m convinced. :D


Originally, I liked the idea of...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-21-2020, 01:41 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,982
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Can I custom-order one with genuine road rash...

Can I custom-order one with genuine road rash holes? Or are you just selling the existing road rash shirts?


:wohoo:
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