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MAPEI Tech Talk is a blog devoted to the flooring and construction industry. It is updated on a regular basis by the social media team at MAPEI Americas, and it will feature guest bloggers occasionally as we provide you with viewpoints from across the industry.
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Beachfront Water Repellents and Sealers
by Marta Pineda
Tile Installation Basics
by Denise Hibson
Giving Back During Coverings
by Dan Marvin
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July 12, 2018 - 01.10
Beachfront Water Repellents and Sealers
by Marta Pineda
It’s Beachfront Restaurant Day!! There is nothing like summertime walks on the beach, the smell of the salty ocean breeze, and enjoying a good meal with a great beachfront view.
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July 2, 2018 - 17.32
Tile Installation Basics
by Denise Hibson
You research Pinterest and Houzz looking for the renovation project of your dreams. You plan to do the work yourself; there are enough how-to videos out there, why not? You purchase tile, setting materials, and grout and get to work!  Many installers don’t realize the potential problems and pitfalls that can occur if not informed on proper product selection and usage. Below are some tips to ensure ...
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May 29, 2018 - 22.51
Giving Back During Coverings
by Dan Marvin
Trade shows are a great mix of education, networking, and mingling. While the immediate impact of a show like Coverings on a community like Atlanta can be felt in the restaurants and hotels, trade shows are increasingly looking for ways to more directly impact the communities they visit in a positive way.  MAPEI has a rich history of working with the trade shows at which we exhibit to give back ...
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May 22, 2018 - 19.15
Encaustic Cement Tiles - No Cause for Alarm!
by Dan Marvin
Watch any home improvement show these days and you're likely to see the throwback looks of encaustic cement tiles . These tiles often feature mono-chromatic gray, white, and black backgrounds with geometric designs but can also include colors from subtle to vivid . Walking around trade shows this year, the trend is very evident with many manufacturers capitalizing on the look, even if the ...
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March 5, 2018 - 18.06
#MAPEITechTip: Glass Tile -a little ‘bling’ goes a long way to give a custom look to a project
by Cris Bierschank
Today in our 21st Century Glass Mosaic Tile is finding a new generation of admirers as building owners and homeowners are looking to make use of various finishes now available, including glass mosaics and tiles, that are not only functional but often a work of art. Glass tiles popularity can be attributed to a Large Variety of colors that are available in opaque & clear that reflects natural and indoor ...
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