Tile Installation Tips

Learn About Tile Installation Failures & Solutions

About this course:

Properly installed, ceramic or stone tile should provide years of service and beauty, however many tile failures can be attributed to incorrect installation. This training course will explore the major causes of failure, including bond failure, tile and/or grout cracking and water damage, as well as how to avoid these failures.

You'll learn:

  • Upon completion of this session, participants will be able to:
  • Recognize the most common signs of a tile flooring failures
  • Discuss how to identify the root cause of a tile floor failure
  • Describe preventative techniques that should be applied during installation to avoid many of the most common tile failures
  • State possible solutions to the most common tiling failure occurrences


Your Instructor


The International Surface Event (TISE)
The International Surface Event (TISE)

The International Surface Event (TISE) is the largest North American event serving the floor-covering, stone & tile industries. The International Surface Event is comprised of the The International Surface Event: SURFACES | StonExpo/Marmomac | TileExpo events. Together, these three world-class tradeshows feature four impressive days of the newest products, hands-on demos, inspiring trends, key manufacturers, industry suppliers, along with unmatched education and networking. Held annually each year in Las Vegas, TISE brings together buyers and sellers from all over the world to see the latest products, trends, services and technologies.


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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
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