The 2011 Underlayment Guide showcases the latest underlayment products available from participating manufacturers.

Company Name: Bostik, Inc.
Phone: (800) 7BOSTIK
Email: christine.krisko@bostik-us.com
URL: www.bostik-us.com
Company Contact: Christine Krisko
Underlayment Products/Descriptions:
Bostik UltraFinish™ - Latex-fortified, cement-based patch/for interior use prior to installing hardwood, ceramic, carpet, vinyl, or rubber flooring. Contains Bostik Blockade antimicrobial protection. SL-150 - Self-leveling, cement-based underlayment/repair, smooth, level concrete, ceramic/terrazzo, approved plywood subfloors prior to installation of ceramic tile. Fast Patch 102 - Fast-setting, polymer-modified, cement-based compound/repair cracks, holes, uneven surfaces prior to ceramic tile installation. Can be applied over concrete, existing ceramic tile, exterior-grade plywood or well-bonded vinyl tile. GoldPlus™ - Roller-applied, latex waterproofing and anti-fracture membrane/for interior use benearth thin-set ceramic tile installations on vertical or horizontal surfaces. Contains Bostik Blockade antimicrobial protection. UltraSet® Advanced - Trowel-applied, elastomeric waterproofing, crack, and sound isolation membrane and setting adhesive/use over properly-prepared concrete; structurally-sound, exterior grade plywood (interior/dry use only); cementitious backer board; and existing, well-bonded vinyl/VCT or ceramic tile, prior to the installation of ceramic or stone tile. Ultra-Set Advanced may be used with gypsum-based underlayments in dry, above grade installations.

Company Name: CertainTeed Gypsum
Phone: (800) 233-8990
Email: buildingsolutions@saint-gobain.com
URL: www.certainteed.com
Underlayment Products/Descriptions:
Diamondback™ Tile Backer - Protects tile installation and wall cavities from moisture intrusion.

Company Name: Custom Building Products
Phone: (800) 282-8786
Email: contactus@cbpmail.net
URL: www.custombuildingproducts.com
Underlayment Products/Descriptions: SpiderWeb™ Uncoupling Mat; EasyMat® with SoundGard® Technology Tile & Stone Underlayment; Crack Buster® Pro Crack Prevention Mat Underlayment; Levelite® Self-Leveling underlayment; RedGard® Waterproofing and Crack Prevention Membrane.

Company Name: Dural USA
Phone: (706) 695-9888
Email: wadeverble@durausa.com
URL: www.dural.com
VP North America: Wade Verble
Underlayment Products/Descriptions:
DURABASE CI PLUS – “The Perfect Solution” Underlayment: Completely redesigned for 2011. Waterproofing, Vapor Management, Crack Isolation. DURABASE ACI – “The Perfect Solution” As a peel-and stick-application, this acoustical underlayment absorbs/reduces sound transmission in multi-story buildings. DURABASE WP – “The Perfect Solution” Underlayment for shower installs: extremely elastic waterproof membranes. Excellent for walls and floors.

Company Name: LATICRETE
Phone: (800) 243-4788
Email: technicalservices@laticrete.com
URL: www.laticrete.com
Director of Technical Services: Art Mintie
Underlayment Products/Descriptions:
LATICRETE® 86 LatiLevel™ - can be poured from feather edge to 1-1/2” thickness in one pour. LATICRETE 816 LatiPatch™ - Ideal for difficult substrates such as non water soluable cutback adhesive. LATICRETE Hydro Ban™ - Waterproofing anti-fracture membrane that doesn’t require fabric and allows for flood testing in two hours. LATICRETE 125 Sound & Crack Adhesive - Sound control and crack suppression in a one step single component adhesive. LATAPOXY® 312 Vapor Reduction Membrane - Reduces the moisture vapor emission rate from concrete; ideal for slab on grade construction. Drytek® 4000 - Economical self-leveling underlayment designed for interior use over concrete, ceramic tile and vinyl. Drytek® 7200 - High quality, self-leveling underlayment designed for interior use over concrete, ceramic tile, vinyl and wood. Drytek® 7400 - Fast drying formulation designed for interior applications as an underlayment and wear surface. Drytek® 9400 - Premium fast drying formulation designed for interior applications as a wear surface. Drytek® Skim Coat - Fast-drying underlayment designed for skim-coating, smoothing and leveling from feather edge to 1” prior to the application of floor coverings.

Company Name: MAPEI Corporation
Phone: (954) 246-8888
Email: tmiller@mapei.com
URL: www.mapei.com
Business Manager – Concrete Restoration Systems: Todd Miller
Underlayment Products/Descriptions:
Ultraplan Easy - high-performance, easy-preparation, self-leveling underlayment. Novoplan 2 - professional, self-leveling underlayment. Ultraplan 1 Plus - High-performance, self-leveling underlayment. Ultraplan M20 Plus - Quick-setting, high-compressive-strength underlayment. Planitex SL - Self-leveling underlayment for gypsum and wood substrates.

Company Name: MERKRETE Tile & Stone Installation Systems
Phone: (714) 778-2266; (800) 581-6303
Email: tim.mcdonald@parexusa.com
URL: www.merkrete.com
Vice-President: Tim McDonald
Underlayment Products/Descriptions:
UNDERLAY C Ideal for achieving a slope base foundation for drainage; UNDERLAY L Premium high strength two component polymer underlayment; UNDERLAY M Professional grade two component polymer underlayment; UNDERLAY RS Professional grade rapid setting underlayment; UNDERLAY SLU Self Leveling underlayment from featheredge to ¾” thickness.

Company Name: MP Global Products, LLC
Address: P.O. Box 2283, Norfolk, NE 68702-2283
Phone: (888) 379-9695
Fax: (402) 379-9737
URL: www.quietwalk.com
Email: mwp@mpglobalproducts.com
Dir. Marketing & Sales: Jack Boesch
Underlayment Products/Descriptions:
Ultralayer Peel and Stick Insulates, deadens sound and suppresses lateral cracks; QuietWalk Premium underlayment for laminate wood flooring; Insulayment Underlayment for glue-down or engineered wood floors; FiberBacker Underlayment for ceramic or porcelain tile floors; and DuoFoam Polyethylene foam with special moisture resistant film on both sides.

Company Name: NAC Products, Inc.
Address: 3200 South Main St., Akron, OH 44319
Phone: (800) 633-4622
Fax: (330) 644-3557
URL: www.nacproducts.com
Email: nduve@nacproducts.com
Marketing Manager: Nick Duve
Underlayment Products/Descriptions:
ECB Anti-Fracture Membrane Longest lasting, most reliable & highest rated membrane on the market today! Strataflex Waterproofing & Anti-Fracture Membrane is perfect for interior & exterior waterproofing in a single application. Marmox-NAC Backer Lightweight, Waterproofing Backer Boards are NOT your typical backer boards! Easy to cut, light-weight, waterproof and thermal insulator. Super SAM 125 Sound Control Membrane is a sound reduction membrane, crack suppression membrane and waterproof membrane when used with an approved sealant, all in one easy-to-use roll. ECB Green Anti-Fracture & Waterproofing Membrane is THE very first “Green” self-adhering, crack isolation membrane on the market! Perfect for LEED specification!

Company Name: National Flooring Equipment
Phone: (763) 315-5300
Email: sales@nationalequipment.com
URL: www.nationalequipment.com
Underlayment Products/Descriptions:
8274/9274 Panther® Planetary Floor Prep & Polish Systems 5274 Floor Preparation System. Removes, Polishes and Sands. 92650/92800 26” & 30” Planetary Flooring Systems Runs up to1,100-ft. of 10-gauge cord! Panther® Ride-On Floor Removal Systems Gas, Electric, or Battery-operated options. Panther® Hydraulic Walk-Behind Floor Removal Systems.

Company Name: Noble Company
Phone: (800) 878-5788
Email: sales@noblecompany.com
URL: www.noblecompany.com
Company Contact: Richard Maurer
Underlayment Products/Descriptions:
Chloraloy® - the original CPE shower pan liner; NobleSeal® TS - waterproofing sheet membrane for thin-bed applications; NobleSeal® CIS - crack isolation sheet membrane; NobleSeal® SIS - sound reduction sheet membrane; FreeStyle Linear Drain - ideal for use in curbless, barrier-free & ADA wet area applications.

Company Name: ProSpec
Phone: (800) 738-1621
URL: www.prospec.com
Company Contact: Kirk Kazienko
Underlayment Products/Descriptions:
Level Set 300 Premium Self-Leveling Underlayment. Superior flow with no troweling required. Level Set LW-60 Lightweight Self-Leveling Underlayment. 50% lighter than conventional cement gypsum systems. Level Set Deep Pour 3 Self-Leveling Underlayment. Applications from feather edge to 3”. Feather Edge Premium, polymer modified, rapid setting, trowelable finishing underlayment. Level Set Wear Topping. High strength, abrasion-resistant wear surface, designed for commercial use.

Company Name: QT Sound Insulation
Phone: (866) 326-5712; (717) 295-3414
Email: jld@ecoreintl.com
URL: www.qtsoundcontrol.com
Company Contact: Jocelyn Dillman
Underlayment Products/Descriptions:
QTscu - Patented, recycled rubber underlayment designed to solve impact sound problems.

Company Name: Schluter-Systems
Phone: (800) 472-4588
Email: emalone@schluter.com
URL: www.schluter.com
Erin Malone
Underlayment Products/Descriptions:
Schluter-DITRA. Uncoupling layer, waterproofing membrane, vapor management layer for tile installations. Schluter-DITRA XL. 5/16” thick DITRA for even transitions from tile to 3/4” hardwood.

Company Name: Siena Tile & Stone Installation Products
Address: 1681 California Ave., Corona, CA 92881
Phone: (951) 737-7447
Fax: (951) 346-9287
URL: www.sienaproducts.com
Email: ccamponovo@omega-products.com
Dir. Sales & Marketing: Christine Camponovo
Underlayment Products/Descriptions:
Siena Dragon Skin is a premium, ready to use waterproofing and anti-fracture membrane. Siena Fracture Shield is a premium, ready-to-use anti-fracture and crack isolation membrane. Siena Elasto Pro is a premium anti-fracture and crack isolation mortar and membrane in one. Siena Self-Level SLU is rapid setting, and creates a smooth, level surface for fast leveling projects.

Company Name: Sound Seal/Impacta Flooring Division
Phone: (800) 569-1294
Email: bdevin@soundseal.com
URL: www.AcousticFlooring.com
National Sales Manager: Bill Devin
Underlayment Products/Descriptions:
Impacta-Regupol ProBase acoustical rubber underlayment CeraZorb 5mm, synthetic cork underlay Cerama Core Tile backer board – peel & stick Cera Silence – underlayment system for marble and stone flooring.

Company Name: Southern Grouts & Mortars, Inc.
Phone: (954) 943-2288
Email: sales@sgm.cc
URL: www.sgm.cc
Company Contact: Robert Pritchard
Underlayment Products/Descriptions:
CSM 40 Crack Suppression Membrane CSM 90 Sound Control Underlayment; Southcrete 1132 Waterproofing Membrane Southcrete 1100 Crack Suppression Kit; Southcrete 826 Fast Setting Patch.

Company Name: Tramex c/o Black Hawk Sales, Inc.
Phone: (303) 972-7926
Email: sales@tramexltd.com
URL: www.tramexltd.com
Company Contact: Dennis Wieszcholek
Underlayment Products/Descriptions:
CME4-Non-destructive instant moisture content reading; CMEXII- Instant concrete moisture content reading and humidity probe; Tramex MEP - Non-destructive pre and post installation moisture meter; MRHIII Pre and post installation moisture meter and humidity probe; CRH- Instant concrete moisture meter with data storage and humidity probe.

Company Name: Wagner Electronics
Phone: (541) 582-0541
Email: sales@wagnermeters.com
URL: www.rapidrh.com
Company Contact: Jason Spangler
Underlayment Products/Descriptions: Rapid RH Fast, accurate moisture test for concrete floors.