Custom® Building Products recently secured Greenguard Gold Certification, which includes California Department of Public Health compliance, for most of its surface preparation, setting and grouting materials. One of the leading providers of flooring preparation products and tile and stone installation systems, Custom products with this designation are deemed acceptable for schools, healthcare facilities and similar environments with children, elderly and others sensitive to poor air quality caused by high emissions of volatile organic compounds (VOCs).
Less than a month away from the start of Building Safety Month, the International Code Council, its members and partners encourage the public to join them in learning and promoting the important role modern building codes have in creating safer and more resilient communities. Building Safety Month is a global campaign to raise awareness about the importance of building safety.
Students from across the Hudson Valley filled the Rockland Community College Fieldhouse in Suffern on March 6 to learn about diverse careers in the construction and building trades and the advantages of apprenticeship training.
Custom® Building Products is helping “Move That Bus” as building solution partners on HGTV’s reboot of “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition,” which airs on Sundays starting with the February 16 (9 p.m. ET/PT) premiere.
M-D Pro, a division of Oklahoma City-based M-D Building Products, recently announced it will be the sole exhibitor/manufacturer sponsor of the Distributor Lounge at The International Surface Event (TISE) 2020.
BIMobject, the world’s largest BIM content platform has entered a strategic partnership with Mortarr, the leading online inspiration and networking platform for commercial construction and design. The collaboration will build the bridge from conceptual development to product specification and building execution.
Hexagon’s Geosystems division recently announced plans to further cooperate with Procore, a leading provider of construction management software, to bring more efficiencies to the building construction industry.
In this issue of TILE Magazine, we focus on sustainability. Through two detailed technical focuses, learn more about the importance of hygiene in any tile and stone installation. Marco Galliozzi of Fila Chemicals USA Corp. explains more about why cleaning and sealing tile and stone surfaces is important to ensuring the longevity of these materials, while Art Mintie, Sr. of Laticrete details the increasing demand of antimicrobials. Also be sure to check out the range of new tile collections that are available on the market in our detailed product showcase.