The Problem with Low Bids
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The Problem with Low Bids

Low bids have put a lot of contractors out of business. Consumers have also paid the price in accepting low… Read More

Advice Compromise

Advice Compromise

TileWise Cartoon Advice Compromise… Read More

One-Direction Troweling
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One-Direction Troweling

Current thin-set standards require a minimum of 80% thin-set contact for interior dry applications. For exterior or interior wet applications… Read More

To Bond or Not to Bond
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To Bond or Not to Bond

When a tile debonds from a surface, it’s important to take note of where the failure occurs to help determine… Read More

Crack Suppression Membrane
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Crack Suppression Membrane

Industry standards state that tile cannot be installed over any cracks within a substrate. This includes concrete slabs, mortar beds,… Read More