Last Activity:11-07-2005 7:58 PM
Posted in thread: Traffic Help Needed on 11-03-2005 at 09:20 PM
In all honesty, I'm surprised the forum isn't busier. I know there's a million reno-crazy folks
who want answers out there.... but how to get them here, I'm not sure. I found the place off of
Posted in thread: how level do i need to be? on 10-29-2005 at 09:35 PM
IMHO, it's far more important that the substrate is solid than particularly flat or uniform. A
tile setter can make up some variance with thinset, and in fact, all tilesetters do this
routinely, to me...
Posted in thread: How are you finding this site? on 10-26-2005 at 10:49 PM
Unfortunately, "community" is too strong a word as of yet. I suspect that there are lots of 1
or 2 time advice seekers here, that won't be back for repeat postings. That said, there are
Posted in thread: Traffic Help Needed on 10-26-2005 at 07:09 PM
I think a lot of the crowd on the gardenweb forums might be interested.
Posted in thread: Tiling along bathtub on 10-26-2005 at 07:02 PM
You can successfully "float" tiles on a thicker bed of mastic if you need too... or you could
try the kerdi-cloth from schluter, with thinset cement, and put a bit more cement in certain
places. Then ...
Posted in thread: Spray on siding? on 10-16-2005 at 08:57 PM
I have no experience with that. Some of the new products are miracles, and some are snake
oil... hard to tell without about 20 years behind...
Posted in thread: New Guy to Hardwood Floors on 10-16-2005 at 08:56 PM
Especially with the underlays available, tile is a better and better option. It's not hard for
the DIY crowd to do a creditable job, and it is more easily repairable than hardwood. Combined
with in fl...
Posted in thread: wall with 2 sliding doors on 10-16-2005 at 04:46 PM
Very easily done - windows and doors are framed so that the hole is supported by the beam -
that is, the studs on the side are doing all the supporting work... so if you pull out that
door, and frame ...
Posted in thread: Need to set up storage in garage on 10-15-2005 at 09:00 PM
Those tubs rule. I've made a LOT of shelves to fit those tubs.
Posted in thread: Paint-which brand is best? on 10-15-2005 at 08:42 PM
Shinier finishes, gloss or semi-gloss, tend to be best durability wise, but show up
imperfections quite a bit.. so lower glosses tend to be used. I agree with the others- brand is
not so important as ...