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Prevent Cracks in Tiled Surfaces Through Subfloor Preparation

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Tile installed in homes and businesses continues to get larger and larger. Tile 15”, 24” and larger make up the majority of tile installed today and these tile are considered large format, which is defined as tile 15 inches or longer on any side including plank shaped tile. This popular design trend is pushing the boundaries of tile installation with increased importance on crack prevention. 

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Discover Our Top Five Tips for Rapid Setting Tile Installations



A rapid setting tile installation can actually be more cost effective to the end user by keeping businesses open with minimal downtime.  Fast track tile installations can benefit both commercial and residential projects. While there are distinct advantages, there are also things to consider in order to maximize your resources and avoid problems.

Watch our video for our top five tips for rapid setting tile installations to successfully complete projects and avoid costly delays and future failures.

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Moisture Control and Waterproofing in Wet Environments - Top 5 Tips for Tile Installation



Tiled steam showers, steam rooms and other indoor areas subject to moisture vapor require different installation considerations.

In this edition of CUSTOM's Top 5 Tips, we explore the things every tile installation professional, contractor, designer, specifier, architect and homeowner needs to consider. Not all waterproofing membranes and tiles are suitable for all environments so it is critical that you understand the differences before starting on a residential or commercial project to ensure the project's long-term success and to keep moisture where it belongs!

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