Online CPD: Specifying Solutions for Crack-Free Tile and Stone Coverings

event_note 05.03.2024

A 45-60 minute RIBA & BIID approved CPD seminar, presented online by David Villafuerte

1pm on Tuesday 5th March 2024
This seminar focuses on the stresses from drying shrinkage, deflection and moisture movement in the substrate, as well as thermal and moisture changes that affect the tile finish. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- How to specify appropriate systems to prevent problems with tile finish such as failed seal connections and cracked tiles and joints
- Movement joints for tile applications, what, why, when and where movement joints should be located
- Uncoupling systems, what, when and where they should be considered