High Performance, 100% Solids Epoxy Grout and Adhesive
A revolutionary solvent-free, two-component epoxy grout and adhesive with a unique creamy consistency. It is particularly suited for installations in swimming pools, hot tubs, showers, bathrooms, breweries, food processing facilities, industrial, restaurant kitchens, hospitals or any installation requiring high standards of hygiene and chemical resistance. So easy to apply and clean you won’t believe it’s an epoxy!
- Grout joints up to 1/2” (12 mm)
- Cleans with only water
- Use to set all types of tile
- Waterproof and frost resistant
- Submerged applications: open in just 7 days
- Working time, open time and pot life: 60 minutes
- Available in 35 ARDEX Colors (grout color chart)
- 100% solids, water soluble
- 9 lb. (4.08 kg) pail
Bechtold Residence Swimming Pool
The Becktold family planned to install a brand new swimming pool in their Oregon home. A complex glass mosaic tile installation required high-quality installation materials be used. Anderson Poolworks planned to use a competitors system for the tile installation but after learning they would have to wait four weeks before tiles could be submerged, decided to look for more options. FEATURED PRODUCT:ARDEX WA™ Epoxy Grout and Adhesive
Beverly Wilshire Hotel
The Four Seasons Beverly Wilshire Hotel is world-renowned for its award-winning restaurant experiences. After many years of use, the commercial kitchen was due for an upgrade. Pre-tile
surface preparation measures were required before new tile
could be installed. The hotel required a 10-year warranty on all
tile installation products.
Buick Dealership Counter Sales & Service Area
Flooring Services, Inc installers attended an ARDEX Tile & Stone Installation Systems product demonstration at Palmetto Tile and saw an ARDEX WA™ test installation. They could not believe how easy it
was to apply and clean. Immediately they switched from a competitors epoxy to ARDEX WA for use on the counter sales and shop floors. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX WA™ Epoxy Grout and Adhesive
Chevy's Fresh Mex
Chevy’s Fresh Mex was scheduled to open in a three month timeframe. This was a mall renovation where the new restaurant would occupy multiple spaces with old carpet, quarry tile, VCT, concrete and newly poured concrete flooring. There were also several floor drains and difficult to prep floors. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX X 77™ MICROTEC® Fiber Reinforced Tile and Stone Mortar
Click Bond’s factory in Watertown, CT was about to undertake a 4,600 - sq. ft. flooring remodel. Employee productivity could not be impeded due to the flooring work, so minimalizing worker interference was extremely important. Total replacement of the existing floor was not cost prohibited so finding a solution that could utilize the existing subfloor would be needed.
Coast Capital Savings Help Headquarters
Coast Capital Savings headquarters, the newly constructed, 180,000 square-foot, nine story building houses staff offices, a daycare, rooftop lunchroom, a gym and corporate training space. Metroworks Tile & Stone approached Robertson Floors LTD regarding tile installations in the elevator and building lobby doors. Shawn Perepelytz, Metroworks Tile & Stone Principal, worked with Robertson Floors LTD General Manager Josh Mullherin and Benjamin Yu arranged for ARDEX Sales Professional Don Brletic to discuss potential installation issues and warrantied material recommendations. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX X 77™ MICROTEC® Fiber Reinforced Tile and Stone Mortar
Fosdick Fulfillment wanted to remodel the flooring at their headquarters facility in Wallingford, CT. Although the facility was a large-scale project at over 6,400 sq. ft., shutting down areas of the facility for construction was
not an option. The entire floor would need remodeled in a month or less and the existing flooring could not be demolished.
Moose Hotel and Suites
Banff Caribou Properties started construction on a 172 room hotel featuring 1 indoor pool and 2 rooftop pools, during some winter months. One of the largest developments in Alberta, the Moose Hotel and Suites is a premier destination lodge and resort. Extreme weather conditions in the Rocky Mountains would prove challenging for building the outdoor roof top pools, therefore only the highest quality building materials would be selected.
Pacific Rim Charter School
Academy of the Pacific Rim Charter Public School needed to open the 2017-2018 school year with renovations to the main entrance hall completed. The existing subfloor was gypsum-based with a high gloss finish and was cracked throughout the entire 3,800 sq. ft. floor. Budgetary and time constraints required a solution that would finish the job within 2 weeks, while providing a complete system warranty.
Private Residence Exterior Patio
The private family home features a 1,500 square-foot stone tile patio surround. The original installation using competitor’s grouts and mortars failed after four years. The family were worried the tiles would soon start cracking and popping off causing safety and liability concerns. A summer barbecue was fast approaching giving the installers a six week time frame to complete the renovation. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX AM 100™
Private Residence Swimming Pool - Kelowna, B.C.
After their home was destroyed by a forest fire, the owners of this luxury private residence built a concrete swimming pool embedded into the hillside of the homes backyard with a stunning overlook of a lake and the valley below. Rock was blasted to make way for the inground pool. The pool sat empty for nearly two years. With a graduation party scheduled to take place at the pool, Exquisite Tile Services was pressed to finish this complex installation of porcelain and glass mosaics. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX X 77™ MICROTEC® Fiber Reinforced Thin Set Mortar
Spirit of Boston
n 2015, the Spirit of Boston touring ship underwent a complete renovation including removal of the existing flooring down to bare metal. A new glass tile dance floor, as well as porcelain tile, carpet, and rubber tile were to be installed throughout the ship. TileCraft & Carpet and Cooley Marine Management insisted on the highest-quality installation materials able to withstand movement in the metal decking and provide a sanitary, easy-to-maintain finish.
U.S. Bancorp Tower
A $15 million renovation of the U.S. Bankcorp Tower added 15,000 square feet of rentable space and updated retail facades, staircases and unique glass walkways. The floor substrate was curling and breaking after a toppings slab was poured. Time was crucial as installations had to be done in time for a media open house. Competing manufacturer’s products were specified but could not meet installation requirements. The initial tile installer refused to work on the existing substrate so replacement installation products were needed for the job. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX X 77™ MICROTEC® Fiber Reinforced Tile and Stone Mortar
Waubonsee Community College
Waubonsee Community College Sugar Grove campus was adding a new 59,000 square-foot Field House
to its athletic facilities. Locker rooms and bathroom showers required high-performance, rapid-drying
industrial strength grout to withstand constant use by the college baseball, basketball, cross country,
golf, soccer, tennis, wresting, volleyball and cheerleading teams.
West Chester University Graham Natatorium Pool
After 50 years of use, West Chester University decided to renovate the Graham Natatorium Pool used by their men’s and women’s swimming teams, and several local high school and club teams. The pool required a complete overhaul including the removal of all pool deck and interior tiles. After experiencing nothing but product success, Wallover Architects, Inc. specified a complete ARDEX Tile & Stone Installation Systems product line for this pool and all pools
they design—no product substitutions allowed. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX AM 100™ Rapid Set Pre-Tile Smoothing and Ramping Mortar