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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Today, 08:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 81
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Morning Ryan, I've done this before but it was...

Morning Ryan, I've done this before but it was for a tub I originally prepped and tiled. The guy I was working for has around 30-40 rent properties and I do all the tile work and repairs between...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-17-2022, 04:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,749
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
From this statement I would take it as moisture...

From this statement I would take it as moisture accompanied with a locked-in job causes tenting... albeit in a slower manner then a heat and cooled cause of tenting? Right Dave?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-17-2022, 04:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,749
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Had to resurrect this thread because of a...

Had to resurrect this thread because of a discussion my co-worker and I were having. The issue being he thinks that a moisture prone slab, is the root cause of tenting, and not the job being locked...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-16-2022, 08:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 132
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
On a recessed shower I would not use the liner...

On a recessed shower I would not use the liner method, but a surface waterproofing of your choice Justin. In-so-doing you also wouldn't have to pre-slope the concrete IF that was your plan. Since you...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 11-16-2022, 07:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 183
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
FP I think all the lippage system should be...

FP I think all the lippage system should be called "fine tuning" systems to more accurately describe how they work. They aren't there to fix things but to aid in keeping tile in-plane with one...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-15-2022, 04:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 510
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
I've had my wheel locked on a couple times, I...

I've had my wheel locked on a couple times, I have a super size pair of channel locks that helps when this happens but I only own 4-1/2 -5" grinders.

Otherwise a irwin quick clamp can work...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-07-2022, 06:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 819
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
We usually pull spacers next day James, and keep...

We usually pull spacers next day James, and keep everything as clean as we can as we're tiling. I've pulled spacers same day just because I was running short on them but it's not a regular practice.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 11-02-2022, 05:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 749
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Darren, the brick curb is completely fine. I...

Darren, the brick curb is completely fine. I think Davy was getting at it's slightly overkill in your situation but I still like to brick mine anyways.

As far as the mortar mix and to keep it...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 10-27-2022, 07:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 828
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Always good to dive into the float stick twilight...

Always good to dive into the float stick twilight zone, mostly because I could talk about anything mud related till the cows come home. I will say I only used cedar because I'm in east Texas. ...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 10-26-2022, 07:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 828
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
I ripped mine outta cedar, I liked the smell and...

I ripped mine outta cedar, I liked the smell and they performed well for me. I chose heartwood and ripped them 3/16". I just liked them better at that thickness.
...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-21-2022, 04:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 681
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
I think push-back on your suggestion is to be...

I think push-back on your suggestion is to be expected Justin, no one wants to tear out work, but in the end I think your view is reasonable enough to warrant a change on the tile. Tile is demolition...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-20-2022, 07:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 681
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
I'm all about going the extra mile Justin, as a...

I'm all about going the extra mile Justin, as a tile man exclusively though I wouldn't really be expected to move studs or rip out drywall to avoid a cut. Of course a conversation might happen...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 10-18-2022, 07:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,213
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
One of the rules we have in new construction CX...

One of the rules we have in new construction CX is to have the HVAC system going for a couple days before we install anything. The thought is the AC draws a lot of moisture out of the slab those...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 10-15-2022, 07:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,213
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
CX I guess I missed your last reply somehow. My...

CX I guess I missed your last reply somehow. My coworker also suggests water gets into the slab from the sides, since alot of people have dirt against the exposed sides of the slab. Or for reasons...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 10-14-2022, 10:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,213
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
I appreciate you taking the time to further...

I appreciate you taking the time to further elaborate on CX’s answer Tonto, that makes sense. And I’m sure the little moisture that make its way to the edges/wall area is not enough to cause damage? ...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 10-13-2022, 05:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,213
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Can you simplify what that means for me CX :D

Can you simplify what that means for me CX :D
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 10-12-2022, 06:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,213
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Slab with moisture, plastic over it.

Not a tile question, but had a great discussion about laying poly down underneath a laminate or vinyl plank floor. IF the slab has moisture (most homes around here aren't really built with a...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 10-10-2022, 07:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 819
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Pat, on this side of the screen it would appear...

Pat, on this side of the screen it would appear you have great prep work and waterproofing. Only thing I can think of being an error would be the waterproofing didn't get done well somewhere or the...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 10-03-2022, 08:55 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,491
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Appreciate it CX, it seems like a good fit thus...

Appreciate it CX, it seems like a good fit thus far.
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 10-03-2022, 06:09 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,491
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Thanks Jim, my first week has happened and I need...

Thanks Jim, my first week has happened and I need to look into some sort of work out routine, kinda used tile in lieu of a gym membership. Other then that it is an absolute trip to: not get dirty,...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-29-2022, 06:38 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,491
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Oh yeah I love me some coverings, I like the way...

Oh yeah I love me some coverings, I like the way you think John :)
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-29-2022, 05:54 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,491
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Well after several rounds of talking about...

Well after several rounds of talking about numbers and where I needed to be to come in and make it worth leaving my established business, and actually merging my business in a sense with phone call...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-28-2022, 07:34 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,491
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
CX, I've hired on to work at my local flooring...

CX, I've hired on to work at my local flooring supply, they sell and sub out flooring jobs of all types from tile,carpet,laminate, and vinyl plank. I'll be on the sales side, so help run the sales...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 09-28-2022, 05:34 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,491
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Officially have signed on with my local flooring...

Officially have signed on with my local flooring supply. Family owned, and they put their best foot forward on getting me in there which was much appreciated. Not sure what I need to change on here...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 09-24-2022, 05:59 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,302
Posted By Just In Tile LLC
Joe that is a conundrum for sure, if it's more...

Joe that is a conundrum for sure, if it's more water leaking on multiple showers then a single flood test it would suggest it's plumbing related or when showering you get water into a critical spot...
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