Laticrete, a global manufacturer and leader of premium installation and finishing systems for the building industry, offers Strata_Mat — a next-generation high-performance uncoupling mat for use under ceramic tile and stone installations, for both residential and commercial applications. Strata_Mat is designed to replace traditional underlayment materials. The unique patent-pending design of Strata_Mat provides for an enhanced mechanical bond of the adhesive mortar and for faster drying of the mortar — allowing for shorter time to grout. Specifically designed for use with both modified and unmodified mortars, Strata_Mat allows for the proper adhesive mortar to be used with porcelain or large-format tiles and stone.Strata_mat by Laticrete