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  1. impish replied to the thread Grout Advice needed on which white grout to use on kitchen walls that won’t stain?.

    I use a lot of kerapoxy. Essential tools, digital scales for accurate part-mixes. Decent epoxy float. Quality nitrile gloves. Change...

    Feb 19, 2018 at 12:56 AM
  2. impish replied to the thread Grout Advice needed on which white grout to use on kitchen walls that won’t stain?.

    Sorry Ben, but without being flippant - you've been doing it wrong then! Harder work? Sometimes. Messier? Not in my experience, if...

    Feb 19, 2018 at 12:06 AM
  3. impish replied to the thread Grout Advice needed on which white grout to use on kitchen walls that won’t stain?.

    epoxy, epoxy and only epoxy will do what you ask.

    Feb 19, 2018 at 12:05 AM
  4. impish replied to the thread British Ceramic Tiles - They actually want our feedback.

    TSJ is a waste of paper now for me. It has about 0.5% relevant content to us at the coal face (...so to speak). All glossy marketing...

    Feb 19, 2018 at 12:04 AM
  5. impish rated jcrtiling's post Agree in the thread British Ceramic Tiles - They actually want our feedback.

    Funny . Little article in tile and stone journal about bct at KBB this year banging on about brand awareness . Company...

    Feb 19, 2018 at 12:00 AM
  6. impish replied to the thread British Ceramic Tiles - They actually want our feedback.

    This is what happens when a degree in marketing and or web design is worth SO much more than the old fashioned engineering...

    Feb 19, 2018 at 12:00 AM
  7. Tom Astley replied to the thread Grout Advice needed on which white grout to use on kitchen walls that won’t stain?.

    you can get grout sealers...... never used one but some folk say they work well Use an epoxy, there are even some easy to use epoxy...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 11:32 PM
  8. Sean Kelly attached a file to the thread What is your preferred choice of crackle glaze sealer and method of application?.

    [ATTACH] I use these paint pads for application of Lithofin stain stop.

    harris-paint-pad-refill-large-p2521-1204_image.jpg Feb 18, 2018 at 10:59 PM
  9. jcrtiling replied to the thread Adhesive what adhesive for dark Mosaics ?.

    I would say a decent grey s1 will do it

    Feb 18, 2018 at 9:51 PM
  10. jcrtiling replied to the thread British Ceramic Tiles - They actually want our feedback.

    Funny . Little article in tile and stone journal about bct at KBB this year banging on about brand awareness . Company...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 9:30 PM
  11. Cstiling liked Albert's post in the thread Surface mounted threshold trim.

    Schluter do a T shaped cover, jointing strip

    Feb 18, 2018 at 9:13 PM
  12. 3_fall replied to the thread Surface mounted threshold trim.

    I’ve used 14mm one, very discreet

    Feb 18, 2018 at 9:09 PM
  13. 3_fall rated Albert's post Winner in the thread Surface mounted threshold trim.

    Schluter do a T shaped cover, jointing strip

    Feb 18, 2018 at 9:08 PM
  14. Andy Allen attached a file to the thread split face tiles skirting board or not.

    I tiled to the skirting on this job.. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

    20161117_190043.jpg IMG_20180218_205504.png Feb 18, 2018 at 8:57 PM
  15. bsc ceramics rated Andy Allen's post Agree in the thread Adhesive Weber set spf... Thoughts?.

    Slow set white and grey , a mix can last 6 hours ... All I use is set plus.... White slow set for walls and the rapid set for floors,...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 8:39 PM
  16. Plan Tec Tiling replied to the thread British Ceramic Tiles - They actually want our feedback.

    That's why I am taking this forward on behalf of the forum.

    Feb 18, 2018 at 8:16 PM
  17. judge liked J K Tiling Cornwall's post in the thread split face tiles skirting board or not.

    Hi I did a feature wall with split face slate tiles last year. The customer wanted the tiles to go from floor level to the ceiling...

    20171019_182308.jpg Feb 18, 2018 at 7:37 PM
  18. Tom Astley replied to the thread Advice for Wetroom Floor.

    @NWTiles has a point re costs - this is where an independent scientist is needed to realise all the facts, pro & con.

    Feb 18, 2018 at 7:06 PM
  19. NWTiles replied to the thread Advice for Wetroom Floor.

    Waste of money even the reps & manufactures state it’s not worth using insulation Boards on wooden floors only need them on concrete...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 6:54 PM
  20. NWTiles replied to the thread Tiling On Floorboards.

    Bal fast flex with a 3mm solid bed fixing trowel

    Feb 18, 2018 at 6:36 PM
  21. NWTiles replied to the thread Adhesive what adhesive for dark Mosaics ?.

    They do mosaic fix in grey aka max flex fibre grey Only comes in 20kg bags Or you could use epoxy ag in grey another good product for...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 6:33 PM
  22. NWTiles replied to the thread Advice for Wetroom Floor.

    Pointless using hardie & decoupling systems together A 10mm backerboard will only decouple and won’t give any structural integrity to...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 6:30 PM
  23. qualitywork posted a new thread.

    Adhesive what adhesive for dark Mosaics ?

    Hi everyone, I have been following this forum with a lot of interest and need some advice please. I have a kitchen splash to do tomorrow...

    Forum: Adhesive and Grout Forum

    Feb 18, 2018 at 6:15 PM
  24. pdc liked Localtiler's post in the thread Surface mounted threshold trim.

    Found it, and my fav tool shop sell it :cool: Schluter RENO-T-A Flooring Transition T Bar Milled Aluminium 1.0m Length | Buy Schluter...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 6:10 PM
  25. pdc rated Localtiler's post Agree in the thread Surface mounted threshold trim.

    I’ll check it out! I should have guessed actually

    Feb 18, 2018 at 6:10 PM
  26. pdc liked Localtiler's post in the thread Advice for Wetroom Floor.

    Not to confuse matters, but what about your backer board, then vario pro, or ditra heat, joints sealed, wires in then tile, that saves...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 6:09 PM
  27. Brian the Tile replied to the thread Opinion of tiling job so far.

    So what now ?

    Feb 18, 2018 at 5:40 PM
  28. impish rated Localtiler's post Winner in the thread Surface mounted threshold trim.

    Found it, and my fav tool shop sell it :cool: Schluter RENO-T-A Flooring Transition T Bar Milled Aluminium 1.0m Length | Buy Schluter...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 5:29 PM
  29. impish rated Albert's post Winner in the thread Surface mounted threshold trim.

    Schluter do a T shaped cover, jointing strip

    Feb 18, 2018 at 5:29 PM
  30. pdc replied to the thread Advice for Wetroom Floor.

    Yes, it's a bit of an oxymoron sometimes! A spiked roller helps a lot. Foam core boards are fine on the floor providing you don't need...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 5:24 PM
  31. pdc rated SimpleSimon's post Agree in the thread Advice for Wetroom Floor.

    OK, thanks pdc, I've used self levelling compound before - it wasn't very self levelling as I recall!

    Feb 18, 2018 at 5:19 PM
  32. jcrtiling replied to the thread split face tiles skirting board or not.

    Title to floor

    Feb 18, 2018 at 5:17 PM
  33. pdc replied to the thread Advice for Wetroom Floor.

    Latex otherwise known as Self Levelling Compound.

    Feb 18, 2018 at 5:00 PM
  34. impish rated Albert's post Winner in the thread split face tiles skirting board or not.

    I think you have answered your own question, either pack the skirting of the wall or tile to the floor.

    Feb 18, 2018 at 4:44 PM
  35. pdc rated Simon Dale's post Agree in the thread Advice for Wetroom Floor.

    Usually I find slate is very dirty so needs to be washed and completely dry before sealing, or take care with grout and adhesive seal...

    Feb 18, 2018 at 3:43 PM
  36. pdc replied to the thread Advice for Wetroom Floor.

    Doesn't the slate want sealing before grouting?

    Feb 18, 2018 at 3:25 PM
  37. Tom Astley replied to the thread Does anyone know where to buy a 14 mm round notch trowel?.

    Not advertising just posting links....

    Feb 18, 2018 at 3:04 PM
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