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Installation: Tile Failure? Again?

Installation: Tile Failure? Again?

By Steve Rausch I learned to install tile back in the mid-1960s from the “best” tile installer/craftsman in Dayton, Ohio. His name was Claude and he had come to Dayton from Germany where he learned from the “best” tile installer in his village. He claimed to never have a tile failure, that is, when some...
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Understanding Axminster, Wilton Carpet Characteristics Lends to Successful, Long-Lasting Installations

By P.J Arthur, Natural Fiber Installation Certification In the previous issue of ProInstaller magazine (July/August 2017, p. 14), I addressed the importance of knowing how the construction of woven wool carpet is as critical as the installation itself, and offered tips on how to acclimate, manipulate an...
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