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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-07-2006, 06:43 PM
Replies: 10
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Posted By rockjet
thanx ....bigbob,.we built a fascade on a 1 x 2"...

thanx ....bigbob,.we built a fascade on a 1 x 2" frame,boarded it bolted it in to the side walls, tiled as norm, and the right angle bullnose drapes the tub top and sits almost flush with the shower...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-07-2006, 12:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,024
Posted By rockjet
ok here we go..one more chance to post pix----- ...

ok here we go..one more chance to post pix-----

as u can see from the pix , a leak on recessed window sill started this disaster.

my wife and i started this project on Memorial day weekend and...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-07-2006, 12:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,024
Posted By rockjet
ok Eric thanx...but i think i have to...

ok Eric thanx...but i think i have to downsize..yes i did a preview for the first post but not the second...i'll keep trying!..............thanx...........mike
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-07-2006, 11:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,024
Posted By rockjet
i give up....i have to study this downsizing...

i give up....i have to study this downsizing program...i'll get back to ya
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-07-2006, 11:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,024
Posted By rockjet
before

mold due to leak
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-07-2006, 11:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,024
Posted By rockjet
i dont know why the pix didnt attatch...help?

i dont know why the pix didnt attatch...help?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-07-2006, 11:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,024
Posted By rockjet
before/ after bath project

hi.....as u can see from the pix , a leak on recessed window sill started this disaster.

my wife and i started this project on Memorial day weekend and finished on July 4th

we gutted,installed...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-06-2006, 08:42 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,053
Posted By rockjet
sorry.. i didnt see the saealer forum...i always...

sorry.. i didnt see the saealer forum...i always jump before i look!!!.........mike


please move
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-06-2006, 07:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,053
Posted By rockjet
forgot to grout seal bath. what now?

hi..it's been a few weeks and i completely forgot to seal the grout.

i have 4 x 4 ceramic tiles so i believe the tiles dont have to be sealed but i didnt seal the grout yet.

obviously i have...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-04-2006, 08:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,143
Posted By rockjet
heavy rain=toilet overflow

hi...sorry this might not be the correct forum, but there's a lot of knowledge here. maybe u can help:


we have a 1/2 bath in the basement that back up when only when there is a "monsoon".

...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-04-2006, 05:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 835
Posted By rockjet
just caulked, how long do i wait?

hi...just installed the new shower dorors.

used the GE silicone clear II.

how long before i can use shower?


trivial question, but dying to jump in!

thanx .....mike
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-03-2006, 07:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,142
Posted By rockjet
thanx everyone!...........mike

thanx everyone!...........mike
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-03-2006, 07:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,142
Posted By rockjet
What to use to adhere bypass track to tub?

hi......i was going to use GE silicone II "clear" BATH & KITCHEN caulk to adhere the bypass shower door track to the tub.


is this the best stuff to use? does this actually BOND the track to the...
Forum: Cleaning, Restoration and Sealing 06-21-2006, 08:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,663
Posted By rockjet
grout/thinset stains on slate floor

hi.....i guess i got a 'lil sloppy working in a small bathroom and i left grout and thinset smears on my black slate tiled floor.

you can't really scrape them because at this stage they look like...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-09-2006, 08:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,007
Posted By rockjet
thank you both!................mike

thank you both!................mike
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-09-2006, 07:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,007
Posted By rockjet
What to use as window sill?

hi.....we just reno'd the bath because of a leak that started on the recessed window ledge in the bath.

we prefer to use some sort of slab as the window sill instead of the tiles we used for the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-07-2006, 10:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,265
Posted By rockjet
thank you for the encouragement and...

thank you for the encouragement and advice!!!!.......mike

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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-07-2006, 06:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,265
Posted By rockjet
Wife Mortar-fied! > my crummy GROUT job!

hi everyone!......my wife and i gutted,rocked and tiled our bath over the last 10 days---everything came out perfect!---with much help from this forum!

only the grouting and caulking remained.

...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-05-2006, 08:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,462
Posted By rockjet
hi........today i went to HD and looked at the...

hi........today i went to HD and looked at the RSI line of boxed vanities....they are packaged in such a way that the face of the box is open.

so , naturally, i sniffed the overflow holes in a few...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-05-2006, 08:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,738
Posted By rockjet
hi!..i just finished tiling also and need to...

hi!..i just finished tiling also and need to scrape off spectraset thinset ...........i had the small screwdriver and scraping blade ready to go!...anything easier?.........thanx........mike
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-04-2006, 09:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,018
Posted By rockjet
thanx for info!!..this forum is...

thanx for info!!..this forum is fantastic!!!.............mike
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-04-2006, 05:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,018
Posted By rockjet
teflon tape vs. pipe dope

hi

i'm more comfortable with tape on shower head and faucet (both ends are 1/2 nipples)...no problem correct?

also, how many times do u guys normally go around with the tape?...i'm a light...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-03-2006, 02:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,462
Posted By rockjet
good suggestions!!!....thanx!......mike

good suggestions!!!....thanx!......mike
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-03-2006, 11:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,462
Posted By rockjet
Odor mystery solved? maybe.

hi again...

about three weeks ago i installed a new vanity and glacier bay faucet set from HD.

since then, we've been bewildered by a glue or plasticy type odor whenever we ran the water from...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 06-03-2006, 06:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,221
Posted By rockjet
Dan...thanx for the reply..... i used...

Dan...thanx for the reply.....


i used spectraset thinset.

i am so aggravated because everything else has gone smoothly( with the help of this forum, of course!)

no need for concern?

i...
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