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					S LIPPERY R OCK G AZETTE                                                                                                                                                                  N OVEMBER 2010 | 29

             NEW UNDERLAYMENT PRODUCT ELIMINATES NEED FOR BACKERBOARD
                             TAVY Thin-Skin Replaces Heavy Underlayment, Reduces Time and Cost for Tilers
                RAXTON-BRAGG LLC                AN-
                NOUNCES A REVOLUTION IN THE
                TILE INDUSTRY.    GONE     ARE THE
                DAYS WHEN A THICK LAYER OF
CEMENT BACKERBOARD HAD TO BE CUT AND
SCREWED IN PLACE FIRST, BEFORE ANY WORK
COULD BEGIN ON A TILE FLOOR OR COUN-
TERTOP.


  Gone are the days when a remod-
eled kitchen floor meant that it would
forever stand just a little higher than the
rest of the house.
  The       TAVY          Thin-Skin        Two-Part
Underlayment System was developed to pro-
vide an underlayment for tile that could be
installed over any surface without adding addi-               The TAVY Thin-Skin Two Part Underlayment System was developed to provide an underlayment for tile that could be installed over any surface without
tional height to the sub-floor. The Thin-Skin                         adding additional height to the sub-floor. The Thin-Skin System is so simple that it can be installed by both professionals and DIYers.
System is so simple that it can be installed by
both professionals and DIYers.                         remodeling jobs, when the new tile floor needs          5. Start setting tile!                              website or by phone.
  The TAVY Thin-Skin Underlayment is sim-              to be on the same level as existing adjoining           The only tools required are: pencil, knife or         Braxton-Bragg offers a full range of fabrica-
ply trimmed to size and glued to the existing          wood floor.                                           scissors, 5/32˝ v-notched trowel (minimum),           tion tooling and installation accessories includ-
area, using TAVY #007 Glue, to create a surface          There are 5 basic steps to installing the TAVY      5/32˝ v-notched spatula, latex modified mortar,       ing sinks, installation hardware, and every tool
suitable for setting tile. It’s as simple as elemen-   Thin-Skin Two-Part Underlayment System:               putty knife, and margin trowel.                       and piece of equipment needed to run a profes-
tary school arts and crafts. Ideal for floors,           1. Clean the sub-surface of debris                    For additional information on TAVY Thin-            sional stone, decorative concrete and tile shop.
walls and countertops, it is an alternative to           2. Spread TAVY Thin-Skin #007 Glue                  Skin Underlayment System, contact the sales             For more information about Braxton-Bragg
heavy backerboards, when the homeowner does              3. Install TAVY Thin-Skin Underlayment              reps at Braxton-Bragg. Call toll free, 1-800-         and its publications and products, contact them
not want any extra thickness added to the sub-           4. Skim coat TAVY Thin-Skin Underlayment            575-4401. Braxton-Bragg carries many TAVY             toll-free at 800-575-4401 or visit the website
floor. This could be the product of choice for              with mortar                                      products, available through the Braxton-Bragg         www.braxton-bragg.com




           A REAL LIVE “CAT” BURGLAR
                SPATE OF THEFTS FROM GARDENS           police as people must have been missing
                AND WASHING LINES IN A SOUTH-          clothes – especially with women’s underwear
                ERN   ENGLISH   TOWN HAD BEEN          being taken.”
                BAFFLING THE    BOBBIES.                 The couple have been fostering Oscar from
                                                          Southampton’s Cats Protection charity
   Socks, gloves, ladies underwear – almost                     since last Christmas.
 anything left unattended was fair game                          Since then he had also pinched
 for the thief, especially the                                            builder’s gloves, a knee-pad,
 knickers, and the rate of                                                a paint roller, rubber gloves,
 offending was getting worse.                                              and 10 pairs of children’s
   But now the culprit has                                                       underpants.
 been unmasked as a                                                                 On average he com-
 kleptomaniac cat with                                                          mits 10 robberies a day.
 a generous nature.                                                               “He brings them back
   Eager to please his new                                                       as presents,” Birgitt
 owners, Peter and Birgitt                                                      told the Echo. “We
 Weismantel, 13-year-old Oscar had                                 can’t give him back now as he
 been bringing home presents to the                                makes such an effort with all these
 family home in Portswood, a suburb of                             gifts. He’s got a lovely personality
 the southern coastal town of                                     and is a very loving cat.
 Southampton.                                                            “I think we fell in love with
   “He started bringing socks home a                                    him before he started taking all
 few months ago and then gardening                                     these things,” she added. “It was
 gloves which we tracked to our neighbor,” his         just so touching to see him come home every
 owner Peter Weismantel told the Southern              day with something for us.”
 Daily Echo newspaper.                                   Now the couple will adopt Oscar full-time
   “Then we had a situation in which he                but they still have yet to devise a way to curb
 brought back young women’s underwear,”                his criminal instincts.
 said Peter, 72.                                         “He’s still doing it now,” said Peter. “We are
   “It began to escalate and I telephoned the          thinking of training him as Fagin!”


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