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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-04-2022, 11:03 PM
Replies: 35
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Posted By Snets
Got all of the grout done today, I am now a big...

Got all of the grout done today, I am now a big fan of Prism grout. It is totally predictable and let's you know when it is ready for sponging - IF you understand its timeline - all in my opinion....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-29-2022, 09:51 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,730
Posted By Snets
You lost me on that one (Martha), maybe I'm too...

You lost me on that one (Martha), maybe I'm too young? :gerg: LOL!

Last tile set today. Lots of Prism grout in my future, finished the big wall with grout today, went well.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-29-2022, 07:36 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,730
Posted By Snets
I made a test board today. It's going to be no...

I made a test board today. It's going to be no problem, haze came right off the stones. :tup1:
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-28-2022, 09:50 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,730
Posted By Snets
I looked up the directions for Custom's AquaMix...

I looked up the directions for Custom's AquaMix Grout Release, thinking I may have to buy some if my test board is problematic with the 511 Penetrating Sealer.

At the end of the "Instructions"...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-28-2022, 07:06 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,730
Posted By Snets
I appreciate the advice, CX.:tup1: I have never...

I appreciate the advice, CX.:tup1: I have never grouted natural stone such as these stone pebbles. I did notice today that a few places I got some thin-set mortar on the face of a few pebbles and it...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-27-2022, 11:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,730
Posted By Snets
I thought I was Ok with this product. here are...

I thought I was Ok with this product. here are the instructions:

NEW INSTALLATIONS - APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS
Read entire label and PDS/MSDS before using. 511 Impregnator should not be diluted or...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-27-2022, 09:04 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,730
Posted By Snets
A little progress...after waterproofing pan and...

A little progress...after waterproofing pan and successful 24-hour flood test, floor tiles and curb done. Mathematical success with bottom course subways ending up (mostly) whole - couple spots...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-22-2022, 08:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,730
Posted By Snets
I did grout some of the job earlier because she...

I did grout some of the job earlier because she was having a party and wanted the bathroom useable (toilet, vanity, mirror, new vanity light, etc) so I grouted behind the toilet and installed the new...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-20-2022, 10:12 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,730
Posted By Snets
Thanks, CX.

Thanks, CX.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-20-2022, 09:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,730
Posted By Snets
Probably just my buddy's iPhone camera. You know,...

Probably just my buddy's iPhone camera. You know, all those built-in algorithms to make things look good instead or capturing reality. Looked like deck mud when I left - Sand, Portland Cement and a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-20-2022, 08:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,730
Posted By Snets
I did a little calculation and I'm averaging 12...

I did a little calculation and I'm averaging 12 hours/week working on this job...hey, it's a retirement job....and there was a vacation in there too! (144 hours up to this point)

Made some good...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-05-2022, 10:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,730
Posted By Snets
A couple more pics...

A couple more pics...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-02-2022, 10:26 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,730
Posted By Snets
Got into the niche today. I wanted to post these...

Got into the niche today. I wanted to post these pics because I have seen several other posts asking about using profiles around a niche/window, etc. I do like metal edge profiles, but they are an...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-29-2022, 08:39 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,730
Posted By Snets
I do overthink things. Guilty. The difference I...

I do overthink things. Guilty. The difference I believe is using the hanger bolts, pre-tile, I can see and be sure of the seal between the bolt and the Kerdi Board.



I got the tile installed...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-24-2022, 09:58 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,730
Posted By Snets
Shower Bench Install

A few weeks ago, my friend's wife decided she wanted a folding, wall-mounter shower bench. I already had the Kerdi Board up, but not sealed. I pulled the Kerdi board from the side wall of the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-20-2022, 12:04 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,730
Posted By Snets
One advantage I have is that the tile is very...

One advantage I have is that the tile is very glossy. Otherwise, starting in a small area to see how it goes before committing to a large batch. I'll be using Prism grout.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-18-2022, 09:19 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,730
Posted By Snets
Well, after finishing up all of the electrical...

Well, after finishing up all of the electrical and my drywall guy finishing up, I went to install the vanity last week and realized the plumbing all needed to be moved to accommodate a larger vanity...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 08-01-2022, 09:39 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,730
Posted By Snets
This project is going to test my tile layout...

This project is going to test my tile layout skills to the maximum, for sure.

There will be a new 43" wide vanity (free-standing, but secured to wall) on the right side, next to the toilet. It...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-24-2022, 08:56 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,730
Posted By Snets
My Friend's Bathroom

Started a new job/project for a friend last month. It's a small bath remodel which will include a new shower, and a full tile wall outside of the shower behind the toilet and vanity, floor to ceiling...
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