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10-30-06, 06:47 PM
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Posted By Nelly1815

Placement of electrical outlets

I am redoing my the countertop and backsplash in my kitchen and i would like to move the electrical outlets. They are almost in the middle of the backsplash wall and I would like to move them lower...
10-21-06, 12:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 47,779
Posted By Nelly1815

Question Well I am now getting ready to redo my countertop...

Well I am now getting ready to redo my countertop and backsplash. WHAT IS THE EASIEST WAY TO GET THE FORMICA OFF THE WALL??? I AM TRYING TO GET IT OFF, BUT THE SHEET ROCK IS TEARING AND SOME OF...
09-11-06, 06:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 47,779
Posted By Nelly1815

2 More Questions

1) If I remove the formica backsplash, why do i have to remove the drywall too? I thought I was suppose nail the backerboard onto the drywall?
Am I suppose to REPLACE the sheetrock with the...
09-04-06, 08:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 47,779
Posted By Nelly1815

Question Ceramic Tile over Formica Backsplash?

I am replacing my formica countertops with a quartz solid surface. I plan to also lay ceramic tile for the backsplash.
The formica goes up the wall as a backsplash and ends at the bottom of my...
08-18-06, 07:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,439
Posted By Nelly1815

I just tried to clean my grout with grout cleaner...

I just tried to clean my grout with grout cleaner and it really doesn't look any better.

My grout lines are 1/4 inch. Would it work if I removed half of the grout and regrouted with the grout...
08-18-06, 04:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,439
Posted By Nelly1815

I did seal the grout after I put it down. It was...

I did seal the grout after I put it down. It was the kind that I just sprayed on.

What really works? The spray sealer doesn't work at all.

Thanks
08-18-06, 04:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,439
Posted By Nelly1815

Colored Caulking for Ceramic Tile?

All of the grout I used for my ceramic tile has turned dark and dirty and I don't like it.

I have been told that I could have used a colored caulk instead of grout.
Also that the caulk will come...
08-12-06, 07:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,197
Posted By Nelly1815

Yes, I am going to call the dealership on Monday....

Yes, I am going to call the dealership on Monday. I'm sure it is gonna cost a fortune. Geeez What a dumb A$$. I am just gonna have to pay the price.

Thanks everyone.
08-12-06, 05:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,197
Posted By Nelly1815

Help! Leather Car Seat needs Repair.

I just noticed that my 2006 car has a 2 inch burn hold in the back seat. What kinds of places do this kind of repair. I don't even know where to start.

I have to get it fixed. The car is brand...
08-12-06, 04:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,394
Posted By Nelly1815

HELP!!! My leather Car Seat Has a Hole!!

I just noticed that my 2006 car has a 2 inch burn hold in the back seat. What kinds of places do this kind of repair. I don't even know where to start.

I have to get it fixed. The car is...
06-10-06, 04:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 25,794
Posted By Nelly1815

ok, I got i. Now what sub surface do i need for...

ok, I got i.
Now what sub surface do i need for the coutnertop and back. Also, how thick should it be.
Thanks
06-09-06, 04:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 25,794
Posted By Nelly1815

Question ok I think what you are saying is that the entire...

ok I think what you are saying is that the entire top needs to come off. not just the formica? Is that what you are saying?
Replies: 2
Views: 807
Posted By Nelly1815

REAR Engine Seal Leak and AC

2 questions:
1) I was told by Nissan in 2004 that I have a rear engine seal leak in my 1997 V6 Maxima. They told me is was a very small leak and I really didn't need to have it repaired at that...
Replies: 3
Views: 876
Posted By Nelly1815

Is it the ignition switch?

I have a 1997 nissan maxima that starts every morning without incident. But in the afternoon it will not do anything at all. I have to jiggle the key around and then finally (everytime) it will...
06-09-06, 06:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 25,794
Posted By Nelly1815

I do not see any screws that would be holding the...

I do not see any screws that would be holding the counter top in place. The formica curls up and continues with the backsplash. So I would guess they are glued with something. I have heard that...
06-09-06, 05:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 25,794
Posted By Nelly1815

Question How to Remove Formica Counter Tops

I want to replace my formica countertop/backsplash with a solid surfaceand tile back.

Does the formica need to be removed?
What is the best way to remove the formica?

What prep work is...
02-02-06, 04:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,132
Posted By Nelly1815

OK I reset my tiles with an adhesive from Home...

OK I reset my tiles with an adhesive from Home Depot. It is called Acrylpro... something like that. I set 6 tiles and waited 2 days. They still seemed hollow and one even made noise when I steped...
01-22-06, 06:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,132
Posted By Nelly1815

I just went and checked and the bag says thin...

I just went and checked and the bag says thin set. I guess this is not good.
What is the difference between thinset and mastic?
I noticed that most of the tiles clearly have a concret texture on...
01-22-06, 04:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,132
Posted By Nelly1815

Hey tileguybob.... Another question

I removed 8 tiles and only broke one. I have one more tile that is half hollow, so I still need to remove that one too.
Now my question is, can I use these same tiles and reset them? They have a...
01-22-06, 11:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,339
Posted By Nelly1815

I got the tiles up!

I removed 8 tiles and only broke one. :) I have one more tile that is half hollow, so I still need to remove that one too.
Now my question is, can I use these same tiles and reset them? They have...
01-21-06, 09:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,544
Posted By Nelly1815

I already have the tile saw from when we tiled...

I already have the tile saw from when we tiled the kitchen and bathrooms. So I guess we can do a tiled shower, but this seems like much more tedious work and preporations than floors. I guess I...
01-21-06, 08:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,562
Posted By Nelly1815

Can I change the color of my grout?

I would like to change the color and texture of my grout and I'm not sure what to use. I have seen other tile floors where the grout looks nice and smooth. My grout has a more grouty/sandy look....
01-18-06, 03:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,544
Posted By Nelly1815

My house foundation is concrete. So I am...

My house foundation is concrete. So I am thinking the smart thing to do is just use tile and make a custom shower.
Does anyone know about how much that would cost to have someone come in and do...
01-18-06, 11:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,339
Posted By Nelly1815

What is the best way to remove the grout? ...

What is the best way to remove the grout?

Thanks
01-18-06, 03:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,544
Posted By Nelly1815

Hmmm, I was hoping that I wouldn't have to deal...

Hmmm, I was hoping that I wouldn't have to deal with the tile. I thought there was some kind of kit I could buy where the walls interlock and my drain would be the only problem. Do you know of any...
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