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Old 12-12-2018, 06:47 PM   #61
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Second on the putty knife and pry bar, but I never mind looking at new tools or new methods. Thanks.
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Old 12-17-2018, 08:59 AM   #62
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Whose got a hack for making tiling easier...

Just decided it’s 12% faster to keep tile wedges in the rinse bucket. They float on top so they’re easier to pick up than when in a pouch or box. Also saves time because you’re grabbing the sponge anyhow for every tile.


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Old 12-17-2018, 07:20 PM   #63
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Probably cuts down on the spillage of the wedges too James
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Old 01-09-2019, 03:25 PM   #64
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Sponge Hack

Maybe this is common practice but I discovered how to clean a grout sponge by tapping it on flat surface when its dry. All the sand building up in the sponge comes out. Totally refreshes the sponge.
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Old 01-09-2019, 06:28 PM   #65
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I like it J.R. speaking of sponge tricks, I use mine to fill up the saw tray by sticking it in the tray and full blasting the nozzle into it, no splashing.
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Old 01-14-2019, 08:54 AM   #66
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Old 05-07-2019, 01:07 PM   #67
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I like to measure and mark my usable scape pieces of shower membrane. I use to just roll then up and stick them in a tube, then when I would pull them out and oh that one looks big enough and it be a inch short or some weird shaped triangle.
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Old 05-10-2019, 10:57 AM   #68
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I do the same thing. With membranes, I will often write how much I've used so far so I have an idea of what's left.
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Old 06-13-2019, 06:57 PM   #69
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this house set up was so old school. Back deck 14 stairs, front deck 12, in through the garage 6 a landing and 7 more and once you were in the house, the master was the furthest away from any entrance so I definitely wasn't hauling water through the house and when it came time to flood I just grabbed some plumbing and ran it off the toilet line I had been getting water through out the job
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Old 06-13-2019, 08:33 PM   #70
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That’s the way to do it, right on Shawn. Bet those walls went up quick!
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