Learn Over Lunch: Tile and Stone Installation Systems


Wednesday, September 18, 2019
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Sewell Mill Library & Cultural Center
2051 Lower Roswell Road
Marietta, GA, 30068





This presentation provides an overview of the layers of a tile installation system, including substrate preparation, moisture vapor, waterproofing, and sound control. It also covers various types of mortars and grouts based on specific project needs.

Learning objectives

Attendees will understand:

  1. The industry standards and guidelines regarding substrate preparation for the installation of concrete based underlayments and toppings.
  2. Moisture vapor emission analysis/testing methods and mechanical preparation prior to installation of underlayment or toppings.
  3. Industry standards for crack isolation and sound control products
  4. Differences in mortars and grouts and how the industry standards apply to them.

Lunch will be provided to registered attendees.