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A. Bottini Product Review

While recently attending a National Tile Contractors Association workshop at Daltile of Lexington, I was introduced to a product representative for A. Bottini Enterprises.  After perusing through their catalogue, I realized that I have a truck full of their products.  As a professional tile setter, it's important to have professional grade tools that not only last, but perform too. The main product the rep was pitching to me was the B-GRI-KIT variable speed 5".
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Waterproof Showers

The featured image in this article is a picture of a tile shower pan I tore out a year or so ago.  The shower had not been used for 2 weeks prior to removing the pan. Here's an image of another shower that had not been used in 2 months!  It's a little blurry, but the wet area on the pan liner is quite visible. 20140722_095311 Basically, there are.
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Installing Glass Tile

How to Install Glass Tile I am not writing this article to be the end all of installing glass tile.  I am writing it because of the recent popularity of glass tile, and to share my experience working with glass tile products. The price of glass tile is still a bit racy compared to ceramic and porcelain, but it has come down drastically the last few years.  You can expect to pay a premium on the installation.
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