Cheaper Is Not Better
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Cheaper Is Not Better

Often these days, general contractors and homeowners can be enticed with a low installation bid and go for the low… 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

The Best Defense is Offense
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The Best Defense is Offense

When there’s a problem with a tile installation it’s typically the tile installers that are blamed. The product manufacturers will… Read More

Licensed Installer = Protection
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Licensed Installer = Protection

Contractors should be licensed to perform tile and stone installations by the state that they do business in.  Most states… Read More

Use a Quality Installer
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Use a Quality Installer

All too often consumers hire tile setters who present the lowest bids, claiming that they “have been setting tile for… Read More