Wider membrane provides faster shower waterproofing

To help tile installers work faster, Schluter Systems has introduced its Kerdi waterproof membrane in a roll twice as wide as previously available. The new size is 2 metres wide, versus a standard roll that is 1 metre wide. The length of membrane on each roll remains 98 ft. 5 in., providing 646 sq. ft. […]

Tile kit waterproofs tub and shower walls

The Schluter-Kerdi-Board Kit from Schluter-Systems includes materials needed to build waterproof walls for a standard tub surround or an acrylic shower base. Presented in a package that can easily fit into most vehicles, the company says, the kit prevents damaging leaks and mold growth due to moisture penetration. The kit includes 8 pieces of ½ […]

Shower grate designs available in different styles of drain

A series of new shower drain grates from Schluter-Systems are said to feature designs that fit into a virtually invisible frame floors. Three new grate designs are available for both the standard 4 in. square point drains, and for Schluter’s linear drains in lengths from 20 to 72 in. The Schluter-Kerdi-Drain-Style grates (for point drain) […]

Waterproof tub surround simplifies upgrades

Kit for waterproofing tub surrounds from Schluter provides a simple upgrade that is said to pay dividends for the homeowner. The Schluter-Kerdi-Tubkit creates a bathroom area that is hygienic and maintenance-free and has a luxurious look that can’t be matched by other materials, the company says. The main component of the kit is a roll […]

A niche product

Noble Company has expanded its Noble Niche collection to include two sizes of Tall Niches. The 31-inch and 48-inch Tall Niches are a response to the growing need for more storage space for bulky health and beauty products in showers. The Tall Niches feature a simple and open design, which allows tile contractors to install […]

Tile right over

One-piece shower pans from Tile Redi offer end users the autonomy to have the design of their choice on the floor of a shower. These shower pans offer benefits for key buyers and decision makers in hospitality and healthcare. These benefits include leak-proof design, short installation times and a pre-pitched feature to optimize drainage. Customers […]

Keeping a low profile

Laticrete has developed the Hydro Ban Flange Drain and the Hydro Ban Flange Tile Drain, which are low-profile floor drains that have been specifically designed for bonded waterproofing installations using Laticrete’s Hydro Ban waterproofing membrane. When installed in a shower, the Flange Drains eliminate the need for the pre-slope and primary shower pan — in […]