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What is the difference between positive and negative hydrostatic pressure and what products can you use?

Posted 07/19/2021 by Sharon La Riviere

Learn the differences of positive and negative hydrostatic pressure and what LATICRETE® waterproofing and moisture solution products you can use in your projects. 


The Manufacturer's Role in Ergonomics and Worker Health in 2021

Posted 06/10/2021 by Sharon La Riviere

Worker health and safety is and should be a top priority in the construction industry. It is the contractors and installers that work with the products every day, making the innovation of new products that are better for their health and safety critically important. Learn how LATICRETE is committed to drive education and safer alternatives to traditional construction methods. 


The Role of Underlayments and Self Leveling Products

Posted 05/28/2021 by Sharon La Riviere

The strength of a flooring system is one of the most important factors of a building’s structural integrity. The purpose of the substrate or subfloor is to evenly distribute the weight of everything in a room across the floor joists to maintain balance and provide support. It’s the flooring system that is responsible for carrying the weight of the walls, roof, furniture and people inside. Because of this, underlayments and floor leveling products are an ever important component of a successful floor installation. 


They Loved Their Garage Flooring so Much, They Came Back for Seconds!

Posted 04/21/2021 by Sharon La Riviere

Evan and Victoria Shanks were so thrilled with their recent shop floor done with SPARTACOTE® resinous flooring products, Victoria wanted to have her “she garage” transformed too! 


Car Aficionado Gets Custom Resinous Flooring to Show Off His Collection

Posted 03/15/2021 by Sharon La Riviere

Mike (Streetspeed717), car aficionado and YouTuber wanted his personal 1,400 s.f. (130 m2) garage to be unique, look nice and be easier to keep clean so that he could show off some of his favorite cars. Read the blog to see how his garage transformed!


Why Are Engineered Shower Installation Systems a Trend?

Posted 03/06/2021 by Sharon La Riviere

According to Houzz, 9 in 10 home renovation projects are updates to the style of the homeowner’s master bathroom. Learn how improvements to engineered shower installation systems can help you install them quicker with high quality products. 


The Increasing Demand of Antimicrobial Protection

Posted 11/24/2020 by Sharon La Riviere

Over the last decade, various manufacturers have incorporated antimicrobial additives into tile and stone installation products, including tile adhesives, grouts, sealants, waterproofing membranes and underlayment materials. 


Car Enthusiasts Garage Gets Glow in the Dark Resinous Floors

Posted 10/05/2020 by Sharon La Riviere

Learn how car enthusiast, mechanic and YouTuber, Evan Shanks received a one-of-a-kind, custom, glow-in-the-dark polyaspartic garage floor from the team at LATICRETE. 


Customer Appreciation Tour Podcast with Custom Home Contractor, Petra Tile in St. George, Utah

Posted 08/25/2020 by Sharon La Riviere

Ron Nash, Sr. Vice President of Sales & Marketing North America and Jeff Bonkiewicz, Channel Manager, sit down to dinner with Nick and Sophia Petra with Petra Tile in St. George, Utah. Listen to the podcast to learn how this 2nd generation tiler and father of 6 got started in the business and how he uses "social proof" to sell jobs. 


Customer Appreciation Tour Reflections

Posted 08/24/2020 by Sharon La Riviere

Ron Nash, Sr. Vice President of Sales & Marketing North America shares his reflections on day 10 of the Customer Appreciation Tour around Western United States..

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