Get informed about the correct mixing tools, containers and technique when mixing tile adhesives, repair mortars, levelling compounds etc.
The first edition of "Our Advice" Flooring Systems deals with the topic of what to observe for the reliable laying of PVC design flooring.
Assisting in the application and selection of material for tiling work in swimming pools.
This issue deals with the topic of what factors need to be considered in substrate preparation.
This issue explains the process of mould formation, how it can be prevented and what action has been taken by the manufacturer.
Which field of application applies to which use class and what is the appropriate waterproofing.
Correct joint sizing and the avoidance of adhesion on three sides are important factors to avoid rupture of joints.
Already the old Romans knew... underfloor heating systems are attractive, durable, easy to care and improve the exclusivity of the object.
You want to lay cast stone tiles with a durably nice appearance? Read here which criteria have to be observed prior to and after tile laying.
Calcium sulphate flow screed and its sensitivity to moisture.
Why is the residual moisture so important? How to determine the residual moisture?Read more here about the residual moisture.
Example of how to waterproof a floor drain and a shower.
Definition: Accepted technical and DIN standards - learn more about legal issues and performance of construction work.
The proper waterproofing material for basements depends on the type of soil, the groundwater level and the condition of the basement wall. Learn more about what to consider for refurbishment projects to get a permanently dry basement.
Taking care of cementitious joints: Use neutral or alkaline cleaning agents for your ceramic coverings !
Natural stone surfaces have become increasingly popular. Read here more about the formation, laying and grouting of natural stone.
What should be observed when laying and grouting mosaic, glass tiles and glass flags. Tip: the PCI application recommendation !
"Our Advice No. 21" gives you important information and tips about the key points when laying large-format tiles and flags made of ceramic, natural stone and engineered stone.
Rigid or flexible paving? A decision with consequences for the joints. Learn more about these two methods of paving as well as about water-permeable and water-impermeable joint grouts.
The technical leaflet Our Advice No. 24 explains the test criteria and requirements for a class S2 flexible mortar and states the benefits it brings to users.
Adequate tools and observing the given water quantity are a basic requirement for perfect grouting. Read here what has to be observed from mixing to washing the joints.
This issue provides hints on the proper laying of ceramic tiling in outdoor areas such as basic laying requirements, various possible variants and appropriate grouting procedures.