Johns Manville GoBoard – Waterproof Tile Backer

Johns Manville GoBoard Tile Backer

For those of you that are looking for an all purpose tile backer board that is lightweight and waterproof, it seems that Johns Manville has produced a solid product in this department.  Comparing to other brands currently on the market like Kerdi board, Pro Panel and Wedi Board… the GoBoard has a lot of similarities […]

Different Types of Membrane Underlayment for your Tile Installation

Choosing an underlayment for your tile installation

Traditional underlayments include materials like cement backer board or plywood. While these are great for adding structural support, they won’t provide anti-fracture protection, crack suppression, waterproofing, sound reduction, or vapor management. Today, there are many types of membrane underlayments available to help address issues commonly encountered with stone and tile installations. Sheet membranes, uncoupling membranes, […]