The Tile Council of North America (TCNA) is asking the industry to submit new tile installation guidelines or edits to existing guidelines for consideration by the Handbook Committee.

The Handbook Conference will be held June 19-20, 2012, in downtown Atlanta.

Submission Criteria and Format
  • All submissions must be specific, i.e., exact language must be provided.
  • Each submission must be accompanied by a Handbook submission form.
  • For new methods, include a generic drawing.
  • Edits to the existing Handbook must include a page clearly showing where the requested changes are to be made.
  • New methods should be submitted in a form that is ready to be inserted into the Handbook.
  • We recommend you have the latest version of the Handbook and American National Standards A108/A118/A136.1 to reference when drafting your submissions.
  • Please compare your submission to an existing method to make sure all necessary fields are listed. All testing and supporting documentation should be included.
  • Submissions that do not meet the Handbook format and criteria requirements will be returned.
Deadline: January 13, 2012

For more information, visit 2013 Handbook Submissions .