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Designing with Tile

  • CES LUs1 HSW
  • Date1/6/2014
  • Time12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • LocationPhiladelphia Center for Architecture, 1218 Arch Street, Philadelphia PA
  • OrganizationInternational Masonry Institute
  • CostFree
  • Registration Registration required. ringraffia@imiweb.org 202-215-8390 http://www.imiweb.org

Attendees will develop an understanding of the various types of tile, setting methods, system components, design and installation considerations, specialty systems, and quality assurance. Attendees will learn how to use applicable codes and standards to design and specify tile work meeting minimum requirements and best practices. The program will emphasize design and installation requirements for large format tile, including substrate preparation. The program will also look at the new standards for coefficient of friction (COF). There will be a discussion of sustainable attributes of tile. The program will also address the new recommended specification language for installer qualifications appearing in the TCNA Handbook and MasterSpec.

 

Attendees will be able to:

• Develop an understanding about the various types of tile.

• Learn about different setting methods used with tile, as well as, the system components.

• Learn about design and installation considerations, specialty systems, and quality assurance.

• Learn how to use applicable codes and standards to design and specify tile work meeting minimum requirements and best practices.
 


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