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4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

Hi, I invite you to read the first post of this discussion.

4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

Thanks for the joke. Accidents happen. We are adults. I'll make sure the outcome of this situation benefits the owner. I wanted to fix the issue myself, but yes, the…

4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

I'm cleaning up the excess of cured epoxy, then I'll leave it at that. Thanks for your time.

4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

How so? Does silicon suppose to prevent moisture to enter cracks? I have used silicon before. Why not use it in this case?

4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

Bunnings doesn't have the Porcelain Fix, however, I was thinking of using some white wet area silicone like this one:
At least it would whiten the cracks a little bit…

4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

I know but I would like the cracks to be less visible. Particularly the one on the left. Just to make the work a little more polish.

4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

Thanks, that's what I was looking for.

4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

Yeah, I know. It's funny and not funny at the same time.
Thanks for the tip, that's what I was looking for.

4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

My intention was to bring the soap holder to an acceptable looking state. I still believe I can. I don't think I am wasting my time. Maybe the owner will…

4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

You've assumed I was trying to hide something. And FYI, I am not been paid to house-sit for that person. My intention to repair the damage with my mean and…

4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

I understand what you are thinking. But I ensure you that is my intention to show the damage to the owner when I see him and own it as you…

4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

In which way?

4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

Thanks for the tip. Yes, I remember you mention it, but I don't have time for replacing the whole thing, not the skill to do a good job. It will…

4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

I have glued the pieces back together. Does anyone have a creative idea on how to hide those hideous cracks? See picture below.

Repairing a broken soap holder
4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

Thanks for your advice. I appreciate it. If I were the homeowner that's what I would do, but I'm in this house temporarily and have to go with a temporary…

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4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

Alright. Thanks for your help, I bought the Araldite :-)

4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

Thanks. I found some more details online. Do you think this one will do? It doesn't say that it would work on ceramic, but I saw two videos on youtube…

4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

Thanks for the input. I know it's going to be visible. I'm okay with that.
Replacing the soap holder all together would require so much more work, tools, and skills that…

4 months4 monthsKwizakKwizak posted:
Repairing a broken soap holder

Hi everyone,
I broke a soap holder in a shower at someone's place (I'm house-sitting). I dropped my razor, and on the way up I hit the soap holder with my…

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