Laticrete recently launched 125 Tri Max™, a three-in-one adhesive, sound control and crack isolation product that eliminates the need for sound and anti-fracture mats and membranes, allowing for faster, more effective tile and stone installations.
Flex-Guard and Speed-Flex are “peel-and-stick” crack isolation and anti-fracture membranes from Flex Guard Products, Inc. that do not require primer prior to installation. These membranes are easy to install, lightweight, and easy to handle and cut (no tar residue).
Prodeso Membrane from Progress Profiles is an uncoupling and waterproofing membrane in polyethylene with drop-shaped cavities, suitable for problematic indoor/outdoor supports, terraces, balconies and horizontal surfaces of any size.
RedGard®Liquid Waterproofing and Crack Prevention Membrane from Custom Building Productsis a ready-to-use, elastomeric product with outstanding adhesion that provides a seamless waterproof barrier and reduces crack transmission in tile and stone floor installations.
ArdexS 1-K™ one-component waterproofing and crack isolation membrane is a single-component topside waterproofing compound that is extremely easy to use and produces a flexible waterproof coating perfect for use in showers, bathrooms and other wet areas.
USG Durock™ Brand Liquid Waterproofing and Crack Isolation Membrane from USG Corp. is ideal for waterproofing wet areas from showers (including continuous-use residential and commercial steam showers) to flooring assemblies to countertops.
Hydro Guard SP-1 by Merkrete is a fast-drying, thin, load-bearing waterproof and crack isolation membrane composed of modified elastomeric copolymers. With excellent elongation, adhesion and high-strength properties, Hydro Guard SP-1 provides a 100% waterproof membrane.
In this issue of TILE Magazine, we spoke with various professionals in the industry about Gauged Porcelain Tile Panels/Slabs (GPTP) and what the future holds for the innovative, trending products. One of the issue’s installation case studies, “An Attention-Grabbing Design,” features these larger-than-life products in a residential setting, highlighting their advantages. Also make sure to check out our Contractor Spotlight with Ken Ballin, owner of Skyro Floors in New Jersey, and much more!