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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-27-2022, 09:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 296
Posted By Dave Gobis
Looks like spot bonding.

Looks like spot bonding.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 11-25-2022, 04:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 880
Posted By Dave Gobis
If I said " the majority of" would that make it...

If I said " the majority of" would that make it better Eric?

When I was doing classes at CTEF one of my found memories was getting fired by a tile related product manufacturer. Their stated...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-18-2022, 11:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,748
Posted By Dave Gobis
Yes, much slower and unlike thermal expansion's...

Yes, much slower and unlike thermal expansion's back and forth it is one way, permanent expansion.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-18-2022, 11:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 199
Posted By Dave Gobis
I have done a bunch and always lath. The argument...

I have done a bunch and always lath. The argument could be made the unpainted brick should be good enough but have never been a probably good enough kinda guy.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 11-13-2022, 11:34 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 880
Posted By Dave Gobis
Yup, that's why Technical Services is overseen by...

Yup, that's why Technical Services is overseen by the Marketing Department.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-13-2022, 11:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 676
Posted By Dave Gobis
Be a long time drying. These are common...

Be a long time drying. These are common complaints after a weather issue.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 11-12-2022, 11:26 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 880
Posted By Dave Gobis
I was lied to. Wasn't completely my fault but I...

I was lied to. Wasn't completely my fault but I drove it pretty hard. Having that and foam getting into the handbook did result in steps to prevent a repeat performance of singular products...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 11-09-2022, 11:24 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 880
Posted By Dave Gobis
I have firsthand knowledge and experience on this...

I have firsthand knowledge and experience on this issue having been involved since day one. Probably my fault it did get into the handbook when it did, rewrote the submission for Peter. The story is...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-08-2022, 11:24 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 734
Posted By Dave Gobis
Tile dye lot. Look at the cuts.

Tile dye lot. Look at the cuts.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-30-2022, 10:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 657
Posted By Dave Gobis
Your "tile professional" has a lack of knowledge...

Your "tile professional" has a lack of knowledge and skills thus misrepresent himself. Or, he is possibly a buffoon, but it is one or the other.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-23-2022, 10:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 568
Posted By Dave Gobis
JB, can't help it. Dan, Happy to hear about...

JB, can't help it.

Dan, Happy to hear about your new choice of employment. OK JB?

JB, of all the places Dan could go, I think Orange suits him well and sure he will be very happy there.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-21-2022, 10:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 568
Posted By Dave Gobis
I'm chuckling.

I'm chuckling.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-13-2022, 10:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 296
Posted By Dave Gobis
Dragonfly Tile and Stone Works leads a group of...

Dragonfly Tile and Stone Works leads a group of tile artisans that do that type of work and co-developed several mounting systems, ask for Lee Callewaert.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-04-2022, 09:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 570
Posted By Dave Gobis
His skill level is obviously lacking. He should...

His skill level is obviously lacking. He should probably stick to regular floors.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-17-2022, 10:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 929
Posted By Dave Gobis
I would stick with the traditional method if they...

I would stick with the traditional method if they insist on stone and they will likely still not be happy a few years down the road. Had a mega rich client we did one for. Took every precaution we...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 08-05-2022, 08:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,182
Posted By Dave Gobis
No

No
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-17-2022, 09:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 441
Posted By Dave Gobis
Kevin's comments mirror what I would speculate....

Kevin's comments mirror what I would speculate. Moisture is what draws the cement in once it starts forming a bonding matrix.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 07-06-2022, 09:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 790
Posted By Dave Gobis
They all have advantages and disadvantages. Don't...

They all have advantages and disadvantages. Don't think good, better, best works in the product category relative to type.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-01-2022, 09:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 974
Posted By Dave Gobis
Got tile countertops on all my counters. 30 yeas,...

Got tile countertops on all my counters. 30 yeas, no cracks, no regrout, no sealing and they are all just fine. Double layer plywood screwed every 6", a premium thin set, standard cement grout tooled...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-24-2022, 09:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 868
Posted By Dave Gobis
It is not OK and there is no effective way to tie...

It is not OK and there is no effective way to tie in waterproofing now. Based on his trowel skills I highly doubt the 20 years' experience. It will be much cheaper and easier to deal with now than...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 06-22-2022, 10:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 920
Posted By Dave Gobis
Statistically speaking, from someone who actually...

Statistically speaking, from someone who actually tracked it, about 85% of the time you will be fine. There is a lot of lose sheared tile out there and the occasional tented floor. Real expensive if...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-17-2022, 09:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 566
Posted By Dave Gobis
We did and still do the plaster thing, it never...

We did and still do the plaster thing, it never comes off.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 04-21-2022, 09:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 832
Posted By Dave Gobis
Straight line cracks following a path thru...

Straight line cracks following a path thru multiple tile or random?
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-12-2022, 12:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 538
Posted By Dave Gobis
I've been Union apprenticed and ran a Union shop...

I've been Union apprenticed and ran a Union shop for many years. There is no official quota. That said some things are expected and if you achieve the target you can "bank" some hours. It varies by...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 04-12-2022, 12:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,638
Posted By Dave Gobis
Pedestal systems can be a great option but are...

Pedestal systems can be a great option but are very unforgiving, you get 0 grace period.
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