Archives for June 2018

Waterproofing and crack isolation membrane

Ardex Americas has introduced the Ardex S 1-K one-component waterproofing and crack isolation membrane. The compound is said to be easy to use and produces a flexible waterproof coating suitable for use in showers, bathrooms and other wet areas. Recommended for use over a wide range of substrates and finishes, the highly workable consistency is said to minimize drips and splatters. Installers can flood test in […]

Engineered hardwood collection

Uniboard has introduced Aqua Allira to its engineered hardwood flooring collection. A waterproof, veneer flooring option, the product is said to offer the first real wood flooring that can be installed in the kitchen, bathroom and all other areas of a house. Veneers are sourced in North America. The patent-pending engineered collection is heat resistant, sound dampening and […]

Waterproofing membrane

RedGard SpeedCoat is a ready-to-use, waterproofing membrane from Custom Building Products for both commercial and residential ceramic and natural stone tile installations. Suited for interior substrates, the membrane is said to create a continuous waterproofing barrier with outstanding adhesion. It bonds directly to clean metal, PVC, stainless steel and ABS drain assemblies. The product features cross linking moisture cure technology that produces curing […]

E-letter: Bedhead entitlement

Sorry to bother everybody with Ontario politics, but there are bigger points that need airing. First, in case you hadn’t heard, after ruling Ontario with carefree abandon, the Ontario Liberals got their heads handed to them on a platter. Keeping only seven seats, they don’t even have official party status. In a matter of hours, […]

Cloud-based management software tailored to flooring businesses

RollMaster provides a real time, fully integrated flooring business management software said to do more and go further into flooring business automation than any other flooring program available. Clients of the software vary in size from small, single location retailers, to multi-location, and even multi-company operations spanning several jurisdictions. The software can be delivered via a Cloud-based platform or via onsite installed server(s).   

Software helps design shower areas virtually

Redi Tech Virtual Shower Designer by Tile Redi is a one-page, image-rich design, shopping and purchasing platform. With the simple interface, the company says, users are guided through numerous choices of shower pans, shower enclosures, shower shelves, tile, and other accessories, which are all able to be previewed in a virtual bathroom within their chosen décor. Custom shower pans and shower enclosures can also be designed on […]