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Pool & Fountain White Paper Available

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Tile adds a beautiful artistic component to pools and water features. But there are many considerations for setting materials, installation practices and care that must be taken into account to deliver a tiled pool or fountain that can withstand the exposure to water and chemicals. Before starting your project, read this important white paper with the tips you need to know.

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EasyMat Serves as a Thermal Break for Radiant Heating Systems

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Concrete slabs reduce the efficiency of typical radiant floor heating systems, absorbing heat towards the substrate instead of the floor covering. EasyMat Tile and Stone Underlayment Mat provides a thermal break between the heating system and the subfloor, allowing more heat to rise to the surface while also providing crack and sound isolation. Get the facts from this technical bulletin.

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Architects & Contractors Enlist CUSTOM Architectural Services Team to Recommend Best Systems

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Choosing the best products for a tile installation can be a daunting challenge. The CUSTOM Architectural Services team is here to help. Read about real-world disasters averted and money saved when our architectural services team partnered with architects, specifiers and tile contractors on large jobs. The team helps minimize construction delays and cost overruns by helping to ensure an appropriate tile installation system is detailed from the start.

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Award-Winning Water Feature Installed with CUSTOM System for Submerged Stone

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The granite water feature at Intuit headquarters in Silicon Valley, which features reflecting pools, a rain garden, a 100-foot waterfall and over 6,500 square feet of granite, received the Pinnacle Award of Excellence for a Commercial Exterior from the Marble Institute of America. In order to construct and deliver this landmark water feature, contractors De Anza Tile turned to CUSTOM for a quality installation.

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