10 Temporary & Removable Adhesive Products All Renters Should Know About

Apartment Therapy

Here are ten rental-worthy products —all adhesive — to consider. Renters like nice things too! And, thankfully, each year more and more products emerge that are removable and won''t jeopardize your security deposit when you move out.

Orgill Spring Dealer Market Show Featuring HENRY Adhesives

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Be sure to visit the HENRY adhesives booth (#2461) at the Orgill Spring Dealer Market Show in Orlando February 25-27! Did You Know? In the News

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Formulators Receives Patent Protection for Aquaflex Waterproof Adhesive Technology

The A to Z of Building

Formulators is proud to announce the issuance of patent protection for its waterproof adhesive technology marketed as the Aquaflex™ moisture mitigation system.

Question from reader and my responce - Tile Excellence - Blogger

Tile Excellence

However, I have a question about adhesives and waterproofing and crack isolation membrane, specifically Mapelastic AquaDefense, which is a paint on membrane which was recommended when I was picking up quick pitch systems and floor mud and I said sure; @ $50 a gallon. So given this, I suppose my questions are: 1) Is Type 1 Mastic a better adhesive that latex or acrylic thinset and which of those two are better? Friday, April 18, 2014. Question from reader and my responce.

12 Clever & Beautiful Uses for Adhesive Strips & Hooks You Might Not Have Thought Of — Renters Solutions

Apartment Therapy

I''ve recently become addicted to hanging framed artwork with adhesive strips, but I''ve come to realize that pictures are just the tip of the adhesive decor iceberg - the gateway to full adhesive nirvana.

The Layman’s Class on Glass: Design & Installation Tips for Glass Tile

Architectural Ceramics

Glass tile should never be bonded to wood substrates and organic adhesives are not typically recommended for use with glass. Rockville, MD – The supposed fragility of glass tile does nothing to deter from its beauty, and how much designers and homeowners adore it.

Paving with Porcelain

Architectural Ceramics

It can also be dry laid onto grass, gravel, bare earth and sand – or onto terraces and roofs using raised supports – without grout, adhesives or specialized workers, making installation incredibly easy.

HENRY® 422 – The Ultimate Wet-Set

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HENRY® 422 Premium Vinyl-Backed Flooring Adhesive is the premium, installer-grade adhesive for the fast and permanent installation of solid vinyl tile and vinyl plank, luxury vinyl tile, vinyl stair treads, vinyl-backed carpet and carpet tile, and vinyl-backed resilient sheet flooring.

Bostik's New Dallas Plant to Produce Ceramic Tile Adhesives and Floor Preparation Products

The A to Z of Building

Bostik, a leading global adhesive specialist for construction, consumer and industrial manufacturing markets, has announced the opening of its new Dallas plant, one of many strategic plants being

#FlexBoneFriday – Full ARDEX System at Audi Dealership

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Les Planchers JB of Blainville, QC, Canada will soon complete an Audi car dealership using a full ARDEX tiling installation system.

Not in Love With Your Backsplash? We Tested Adhesive, Removable Smart Tiles — Test Lab

Apartment Therapy

That's the tagline on the Smart Tiles website , where you can find their range of self-adhesive and removable tiles. "Renew your room in less than three hours." I'm always wary of any promise of simplicity, as there are often a bunch of tools involved in a project—tools that I would never own—or the project itself isn't beginner-friendly.

Tile Adhesives, What To USe and Where | Confessions Of A Tile Setter

How to Floor Tile

Waterproof a Tiled Shower the Right Way

CUSTOM Insights Blog

Some sheets have adhesive backing and others require separate adhesives or cement mortar. Pressure-sensitive adhesive-backed membranes almost always require a primer be applied to the substrate.

Tile Tuesday: Coast Capital Building

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Metroworks Tile & Stone principal Shawn Perepelytz recently completed 3,000 square-feet of 5’ x 10’ x 5 mm Fiandre Maximum Slabs in the Coast Capital Savings Help Headquarters in Surrey, BC.

See Why Mastic Adhesive Is OK For TIle | Confessions Of A Tile Setter

How to Floor Tile

New Liquid Nails Extreme Landscape Block, Stone and Timber Adhesive from PPG

The A to Z of Building

LIQUID NAILS® brand today announced the launch of Extreme Landscape Block, Stone and Timber Adhesive (LN-906). The new product bonds all stone, block and timber into one super-strong structure.

#FlexBoneFriday Feature: Jake Watts of Stellar Contractors, Inc

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It all makes Cents: Rudi’s Tile & Design Construction

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and he used ARDEX X 77™ MICROTEC® Fiber Reinforced Tile and Stone Mortar in gray and ARDEX WA™ High Performance, 100% Solids Epoxy Grout and Adhesive​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ in cast iron.

What Do Arrows On My Tile Mean?

How to Floor Tile

adhesive back directional arrows on tile peel and stick peel and stick back tile porcelain install porcelain tile vinyl vinyl tileWhen you open up a box of vinyl tile with a peel and stick backing there are common direction marks for the tile.

Peel & Stick Products That Just Might Surprise You

Apartment Therapy

But as more companies get into the game, adhesive products are spreading their wings and giving us more and more reasons to use them. Pin it. Peel and stick products have been around for awhile and we know their benefits. They are affordable, which makes them great for budget households.

Integra Adhesives Now Part of SCIGRIP

Stone Update

British Columbia surfacing-adhesive company acquired by division of global producer IPS Corporation. Featured Company News

Tile Install Tools, Adhesives, And Use | Confessions Of A Tile Setter

How to Floor Tile

Five Benefits Of Electric Underfloor Heating

The London Tile Co.

Self-adhesive mats make electric underfloor heating quick and easy to install. Just 5 of the benefits of installing electric underfloor heating in your home. Frees up wall space and eliminate dust traps by removing radiators and pipes. Save money with a more efficient and consistent heating system. Warms cold tile floors and quickly evaporates surface water in wetrooms. Adds a touch of luxury and comfort to your home. Advice electric underfloor heating UFH underfloor heating

Tips On Used Adhesive and Grout | Confessions Of A Tile Setter

How to Floor Tile

Tile a Backsplash with SimpleMat!

CUSTOM Insights Blog

With SimpleMat, you clean the surface to be tiled, install the SimpleMat special adhesive material, cut tile to size and press into place. Thanksgiving is almost here! Are you going to be hosting guests? Improve the appearance of your kitchen quickly with the addition of a backsplash.

Tips On Finding A Good Tile Contractor

How to Floor Tile

adhesive basketweave tile bath design bath remodel bath tile bathroom design element black mold ceramic tile shower pan tile removal A question we all run into from time to time is finding a qualified contractor to perform your tile job or remodel. This can be hard but there are some tips that might help. Reason for work Does your shower leak? Do you just want something newer and cleaner? Do you have loose tile and having a difficult time keeping down mold?

Addressing Lippage in Large Format Tiles

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Installing tile of this size makes innovative tools and installation materials a necessity, as placement, adhesive coverage and lippage concerns all become more difficult. The tile and stone industry is constantly evolving to keep pace with new innovations and trends in the marketplace.

A&D Tile Reviews ARDEX UI 740 FLEXBONE!

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Drew recently installed ARDEX UI 740™ FLEXBONE® Uncoupling Membrane using ARDEX AF 207™ Pre-Mixed, Rapid Set Uncoupling Membrane Bonding Adhesive in a residential bathroom​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​. This weeks #FlexBoneFriday Feature is… A&D Tile, LLC owner Drew Finch!

Henkel Adhesive Technologies Launches New NO MORE NAILS WET GRAB Construction Adhesive

The A to Z of Building

Henkel Adhesive Technologies, the leading solution provider worldwide for adhesives, sealants and functional coatings, today announced the launch of NO MORE NAILS® WET GRAB®, an instant grab

Take Another Look: Vinyl & Linoleum Tiles Can Actually Look Good (Really!)

Apartment Therapy

However, if you're on a budget—and you don't shy away from color and pattern—maybe you should take another look at those old standbys: vinyl and linoleum adhesive tiles. Blossom by Mirth Studio. Pin it.

New Products!

Stone Update

Thin-veneer limestone, marble-inspired surfaces, color matching for adhesives, water clear epoxies, stainless-steel sink and more. Featured Latest Batch Products

Bostik Opens Dallas Adhesives Plant

Stone Update

Facility includes automated manufacturing and onsite training/demonstration. Featured Company News

The choice was easy for Huard Tile & Marble….ARDEX WA!

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Huard Tile and Marble recently rebuilt the men’s and women’s steam rooms at the Fairmont Pacific Rim hotel using ARDEX WA ™ Epoxy Grout and Adhesive. It’s Tile Tuesday! We are thrilled to feature an installer testimonial from Randy Olson, Huard Marble & Tile Ltd.

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Visit Our Newly Refurbished London Tile Showroom in Brentford

The London Tile Co.

We stock a wide range of tiles for anywhere in your home, and we can advise on extras like waterproofing, underfloor heating, adhesive and grout. Our Brentford showroom has recently had a makeover and is looking better than ever. With inspiring displays and knowledgeable staff, The London Tile Co. Brentford is the place to go for modern and stylish tiles.

Tips for Laying External Porcelain Paving Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Installing onto a Solid Base Using Adhesive. Unlike natural stone or concrete paving, porcelain tiles need to be fixed using adhesive onto a solid base and not onto sand. The tiles must be laid into a solid bed of a suitable polymer modified cement based adhesive.

Cute Ways to Customize Your Bathroom with Contact Paper

Apartment Therapy

You can go whole hog with wallpaper and paint, or you can affect more temporary change with adhesive paper — an accessible option for making over your bathroom in a minute.

#TileTuesday

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ARDEX WA Epoxy Grout and Adhesive is 100% solids, low VOC and very easy to apply and clean. Have you tried the world’s easiest to apply and clean EPOXY grout? Did You Know? Innovation

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Update Your Outdoor Space With 20mm Porcelain Tiles

The London Tile Co.

Adhesive – 20mm porcelain tiles can be laid on to a reinforced concrete base using adhesive and grout, use this method for areas where vehicular traffic is expected. Valverdi Indoor-Out porcelain tiles have been designed to harmonise your indoor and outdoor living spaces, connecting them through the use of continuous materials.

Royal Adhesives & Sealants Canada to Acquire All Assets of Chemque

The A to Z of Building

Royal Adhesives & Sealants LLC (Royal) a portfolio company of Arsenal Capital Partners (Arsenal) announced that its subsidiary Royal Adhesives & Sealants Canada LTD will acquire substantially

Renter-Approved: Smart Ideas for Using Adhesive Hooks & Strips Everywhere

Apartment Therapy

Renters in search of drill-free methods to hang their wall decor are undoubtably familiar with the removable adhesive hook. Behold: Eleven dilemmas you probably didn't know an adhesive hook could solve. But these unassuming strips can do more than suspend posters—they are organizing and design superheroes capable of tidying up everything from kitchen tools to necklace collections.and can even get your curtain rods up.