Up Against the Wall
April 30, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM
Duration: 1 hour
Host: Jim Olson
Presenters: Dean Moilanen
This presentation will provide the architect and specification writer with a thorough understanding and framework of knowledge with regard to “best practices” when installing ceramic tile and natural stone over interior wall/vertical surfaces.
A review of substrate preparation and options, waterproofing, movement joints, and lighting considerations will be highlighted. In addition, relevant ANSI, TCNA, and ASTM standards will also be discussed.
The key learning objectives are as follows:
Identify concerns unique to the installation ceramic tile & stone on interior wall/vertical
Identify substrate issues and concerns and be able to select the correct substrate for particular projects and design requirements.
Review and identify relevant ANSI, ASTM, and TCNA standards.
Discuss aesthetic concerns involved in interior/vertical wall installations of ceramic tile & natural
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Sound Control for Ceramic and Stone Tiled Floors-What You're Not Hearing.
Substrate Preparation: Industry Standards and Remedy Solutions
Division 3 vs. Division 9
Getting Paid Faster
Opportunities and Challenges in Exterior Tiling
What You Need to Know About "Why Tile"
5 Reasons Why You Should Consider the NTCA 401k Plan
Benefits of Gauged Porcelain Tile Panels
Grout Haze - Avoiding It and Cleaning It
5 Proven Tips to Save Tile & Money for Tile/Stone Installation
What will you build first?
Recycled Rubber Sound Control Underlayments: Introduction to Installation Methods
Best Practices for Installing Exterior Tile Systems
How to build a flat, dry floor when the concrete slab is a problem
TCNA & ANSI; Specifying Successful Tile and Stone Systems, By the Book
Avoiding the Pitfalls of Fast Track Tile & Stone Installation
Designing Exterior Installation Systems for Large Format & GPTP
Fundamentals of Expansion Joints to the Tile Installer
Myth Busters: Setting the Record straight on Tile Installation
Gauged Porcelain Tile Panel/Slabs and LHT Mortar Technology
EXTERIOR TILING, NORTH AMERICA: UNDERSTAND THE RISKS, FIND YOUR PATH TO SUCCESS
Electric Radiant Heat Tiling Systems and Installation Methodology
A Revolution in Tiling Leveling Systems - Perfect Installations Without Call Backs
BIG STYLE, ULTIMATE PERFORMANCE - DESIGNING SPACES WITH LARGE FORMAT PORCELAIN SLAB
Proper Use of Pre-Sealers and Grout Releases for the Installation of Tile & Stone
Tile Over What?
Evolution of Grout in Ceramic Tile & Stone Installations
How to Use Cleaners and Sealers for Tile, Grout, and Natural Stone
Capillary Passive Drainage for Exterior Tile Installations
Do I Really Have to Do That?
Superior Format Tile, The New Generation of Tile
Concrete Moisture; the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Sealers & Cleaners for Stone & Tile Installations - Chemistry and Function
When Epoxy Grout is a Better Choice
Barrier Free Showers
Maintenance and Problem Solving for Tile & Stone
Strategies for Social Media
What Lies Beneath, A Discussion of Underlayments.
Busting Tile Installation Myths
Ideal Underlayments and Tile Setting Strategies
Why are Movement Joints Required in Tile & Stone Installations
Tiled Swimming Pool & Water Feature Installation Methods
Avoid Call Backs: 4 Secrets to a Successful Tile Installation
Thin Porcelain Tile; It Continues to Grow in Size, Market, and Expectation
Tile Shower Installation Systems
Strategies of Exterior Tile Installations
Ready to Use Grouts
Benefits of Precast Cementitious Terrazzo Tile
Meeting Challenges for Tile & Stone Installations - New vs. Renovations
Maximizing Tile Installations with Profiles
But I Didn't Bid it That Way
The "ACT" way to Build a Reliable Shower
Building a BulletProof Spec
Grouting Solutions for Commercial Kitchens
Barrier Free Design
Residential Contracts and Other Standard Business Practices
Crack Isolation and Sound Membranes, are they all that they are cracked up to be?
Grout and Tile Specifications
Evolution of Tile Sealers and Cleaners
US Market Trends - A New Direction
Thin Tile Installation
Permeation , Crack Isolation and their Impact on Waterproofing
Large Format Tile & Substrates
Profits Thru Proper Protection & Care of Stone
A118.15 - Taking Mortar to the Next Level
New Direction for Thin Tile
Qualifying Tile & Stone Installation Systems using the S.T.A.C.K.
Cover it….. and You Own It
5 Steps to Building your Brand through Online Reputation Management
Large Format Thin Porcelain Tile Installation Methodology Improvement