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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-26-2020, 12:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,535
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
Thanks Dave. You and RichVT are both correct, the...

Thanks Dave. You and RichVT are both correct, the sheen will tone down. Here is what I did to fix this. I cut out all the caulk that went around the floor to wall transition. I spent 5 hours scraping...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-25-2020, 05:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,243
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
I wouldn't use fusion, heard some bad reports in...

I wouldn't use fusion, heard some bad reports in showers. I just built with Prism, and like it. One thing though, it is rapid setting, so don't mix a whole bag/box unless you can get it out that...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-25-2020, 05:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 823
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
I don't think there is a minimum on floor tile...

I don't think there is a minimum on floor tile dimensions.

As for your problem, you should be fine. A lot of people build them in this order anyways.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-25-2020, 05:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 532
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
Make sure the bottom of niche has a slight...

Make sure the bottom of niche has a slight downward angle so it will drain properly.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-25-2020, 05:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,535
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-24-2020, 09:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,535
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
Yeah, I told her that they were highly...

Yeah, I told her that they were highly recommended by the John Bridges forum. That is where I found out they make a 100% sanded that would color match my grout.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-24-2020, 07:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,535
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
Thanks. I tried my best.

Thanks. I tried my best.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-24-2020, 06:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,535
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
From what I have cut out, the sides, where it...

From what I have cut out, the sides, where it adhered to the tile, look fine, and not really glossy, it the open face, and the backs, where the gloss was allowed to wick through, its like it cured a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-24-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,535
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
Mike, you are right, at least somewhat. I did...

Mike, you are right, at least somewhat. I did receive what I ordered. My problem was, I specifically described what I wanted, satin, sanded, 100% silicone, and the rep directed me on how to order it....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-24-2020, 02:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,535
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
Color Rite Caulk - Horrible Customer Service

Buyer beware!

I ordered some Color-sil from Color-Rite. I called and spoke with salesperson, and specifically stated I wanted a 100% Silicone, Sanded, Satin (No Sheen), caulk in my grout color....
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-23-2020, 10:59 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 13,069
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
So Colorite messed up my order, and sent me some...

So Colorite messed up my order, and sent me some high gloss/sanded mixture. The color was good. I thought that this caulk looked greasy, but that wasnt grease, it was gloss. Unfortunately, I am now...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-20-2020, 08:40 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 13,069
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
So I ordered the color-sil 100% sanded grout, and...

So I ordered the color-sil 100% sanded grout, and then cut out the existing with a razor blade. Question is, exactly how clean should I remove the old stuff? Is there a trick? I have it pretty clean,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-15-2020, 09:39 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 13,069
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
thanks CX, that is exactly what I will do. I want...

thanks CX, that is exactly what I will do. I want the sanded look, and I want to be 100 Silicone, and good mold/mildew resistance.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-15-2020, 08:55 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 13,069
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
About to caulk the corners with silicone caulk,...

About to caulk the corners with silicone caulk, and am wondering thedifference between these two caulks. I will be caulking inside corners and floor to wall transitions. One caulk has a sanded...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-13-2020, 04:42 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 13,069
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
That's what I did Davy, broke it down into 2 lb...

That's what I did Davy, broke it down into 2 lb mixes, using the 1lb for 4 ounces water. If I needed any extra water, I would drive from sponge. That worked great. Is the prism you use, the fast...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-12-2020, 07:37 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 13,069
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
CBP Prism grout. I think this is good stuff, but...

CBP Prism grout. I think this is good stuff, but I really dont like it, as it is super fast setting, and there just isnt any way you going to get a bag out before it sets up, Really, in about 30...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-12-2020, 10:44 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 13,069
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
I have a few questions about grout. I'm...

I have a few questions about grout.

I'm doing the grout now. Did 1/2 yesterday. Have a few questions.

1. A few places need touch up, like we wiped out to much grout, and there a sharp edge on...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-11-2020, 10:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 654
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
Hey Charlie, that sounds like a good idea. You...

Hey Charlie, that sounds like a good idea. You have any pictures of how it looks? If so, please share.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-10-2020, 02:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 654
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
So what material would you recommend? Some type...

So what material would you recommend? Some type of ceramic or glass?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-10-2020, 02:03 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 13,069
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
I had to bust a few tiles out today, at the top...

I had to bust a few tiles out today, at the top of the knee wall, because they were cut to short. Once I went to set the 2nd knee wall granite top piece, there was to much of gap between top of tiles...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-10-2020, 01:58 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 13,069
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
Thanks Dan.

Thanks Dan.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-07-2020, 12:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 654
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
Advice on kitchen counter backsplash and fireplace

I am about finished with my shower remodel and need to start on the kitchen counter backsplash, and fireplace surround. I really like the travertine stacked stone look, but ha e heard some negatives...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 01-07-2020, 12:38 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 13,069
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
Getting closer. Just have to grout

Getting closer. Just have to grout
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-26-2019, 11:36 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 13,069
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
Ended up using this stuff to prime sheetrock....

Ended up using this stuff to prime sheetrock. Man, the thinset really sticks to it. I couldnt hardly get it to whip off with wet sponge. It goes on and dries a deep blue color.
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 12-21-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 13,069
Posted By Lucy_Dawg
Could I use my leftover Redgard instead of buying...

Could I use my leftover Redgard instead of buying a primer. I have a whole gallon of redgard I had to buy, to patch a spot where I punctured the original redgard liner.
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