Andy from Laminam

andyAndy, the new collection with a bold three-dimensional graphic design, was created by Laminam and the young Japanese designer Narumiya Michio. Andy is produced in 3 cool colours. Warmer colour tones are on the way. The scenographic finish changes when viewed from different angles. The surface is scratch, abrasion and frost resistant, average water absorption is 0.1 per cent. Available in 1000 x 3000 x 3mm slim panels Andy can be used on flat vertical and horizontal internal and external surfaces.

VIC, SA, TAS & NT – CDK Stone (03) 8552 6000
NSW – Living Tiles (02) 9818 0000
QLD – SOl Sustainable Designs (07) 3269 5371
WA – GBI Group (08) 9478 0444

Issues with direct adhesion of tiles onto decks

Figure-1-waterproofingWith the increasing use of lightweight construction decks it is important that there is co-ordination between the setting out of the substrate sheeting and the overlying tiles, especially where there is no screed. The deck substrate sheeting is now often constructed to fall, which eliminates the need of a screed to introduce the drainage falls. While eliminating the screed reduces the risk of calcification staining it. Read more from Barry Schafer…