LATICRETE SUPERCAP, LLC, manufacturer of the revolutionary self-leveling SUPERCAP® System, announced today the addition of the First Next Generation Mobile Blending Unit (MBU) to their fleet of state of the art pump trucks. By combining the power of the pump with the next generation of self-leveling materials, LATICRETE SUPERCAP has created a revolutionary system that is being used throughout the North America marketplace.
The LATICRETE® SUPERCAP System has proven to be a time-saving, cost-effective method in finishing new concrete or capping existing slabs. LATICRETE SUPERCAP is a LEED-qualified, GREENGUARD certified, low alkali, self leveling, cement-based technology that is installed using a computer-controlled mobile blending pump truck.
Blanke Corporation, a manufacturer of ceramic tile trims and underlayments, now offers the Blanke SECURMAT. This thin, rolled uncoupling mat is rated extra heavy in Robinson Floor test results when installed on ¾” plywood and OSB supported by 19.2” on-center-spaced joists. www.blankecorp.com; 800-787-5055.
The “Elements” brochure from Status Ceramics is a six-page downloadable PDF on the company’s website that shows all its field sizes and most popular colors/glazes, decorative tiles, and trims. It’s also available is in glossy full color printed versions for use in the showroom for working with clients who wants to see a broad range of options.
Quick Drain USA has made product details and specification guidelines available for the revolutionary ProLine Drain on Autodesk® Design Review, which helps save time and money for architects and interior designers with easy-to-use tools that enable members to review, markup, revise and share product details and design plans in three-dimensions. This free software option is tightly integrated with all Autodesk design platforms to save time in more of a two-way design review and approval process. Architects, interior designers and other specification professionals can now explore the unlimited possibilities of shower designs using the ProLine Drain in 3D with different surfaces and placement. In large-scale hotel, hotel resort, healthcare, senior living and other multi-housing settings, the easy-to-install, leak-proof ProLine Drain system has played a critical role in the bathtub-to-shower replacement category. The ProLine Drain can be placed anywhere in the shower design, opening up an entirely new level of design freedom including ADA-compliant, barrier free shower designs. www.quickdrainusa.com
Daltile has relaunched its ONE™ Quartz line of quartz slabs and tiles with the introduction of 24 new colors and two new collections. The new Micro Flecks collection features a fine grain detail, in 16 colors that span seven warm tones, four cool hues and five mirror-flecked colors. The Geo Flecks offers 10 colors with the look of natural granite and four colors with limestone-look graining. All colors in both collections are available in a 120 x 55-inch slab with polished finish and are stocked in six colors in the 12 x 12 –inch size with polished finish. Tiles can be special ordered in 12 x 12, 12 x 24, 18 x 18 and 24 x 24-inch sizes in all 30 colors; and can be special ordered in slabs and tiles in semi-polished, honed, leather and sand-blasted finishes. ONE Quartz is eco-friendly, bio-friendly and neither contains nor emits VOCs. 99 percent of the water used in manufacturing is recycled. www.daltileproducts.com
Apavisa introduces the new Neocountry collection of tile that recreates the original look of a natural stone in grey, beige and white full body porcelain tiles with random shade and aspect variation. A fresh new hexagonal regular size joins two modular sizes to expand the range of formats and the applications. Also available are mono-color mosaics and slip-resistant mosaic bocciardato and multicolor mosaic. www.apavisa.com