April 24, 2014

MAPEI Americas Introduces New Product Line

MAPEI, a global manufacturer of tile and stone installation systems, has just introduced a complete line of care and maintenance products that will add to the durability of these types ultracareof floor covering installations in the Americas. For the last 18 months, MAPEI’s Research and Development team has worked on developing a complete line of high-quality products that will rival the other products currently in the market. MAPEI has also set up a full production line to support this new range of products.

“For the past 75 years, MAPEI has been an industry leader in developing products for the installation of tile and stone, including surface preparation, waterproofing, mortars and grouts. MAPEI is excited about our UltraCare line of products for the care and maintenance of stone, tile and grout surfaces,” said Nick Valenti, MAPEI’s UltraCare systems technical representative.

The addition of this comprehensive lineup complements MAPEI’s existing installation systems by offering a complete array of items:

  • Sealers
  • Finishes
  • Cleaners
  • Problem-Solvers
    sealer picThese products have been designed for the industry professional and do-it-yourself markets.  Each product is formulated to be environmentally friendly, safe to handle and easy to use, as well as to provide outstanding performance and durability at a cost-effective price. The complete line of UltraCare products will be available to distributorships for the use of professional contractors on February 1.

David Mowery, Product Manager for the UltraCare line, commented: “From protecting delicate natural stone to maintaining porcelain and ceramic tile, MAPEI’s UltraCare care and maintenance products deliver outstanding results. From the bottom to the top, work with the best – work with MAPEI.”

About MAPEI

MAPEI Group, with 65 subsidiaries including 62 plants in 30 countries, is today the world leader in the manufacturing of adhesives and complementary products for the installation of all types of floor and wall coverings. The company also specializes in manufacturing other chemical products for building, including waterproofing products, special mortars and admixtures for concrete, products for the restoration of ancient buildings, and special decorative and protective coatings for walls.

Eighteen MAPEI manufacturing facilities are located in the Americas, with headquarters in Deerfield Beach, Florida. MAPEI is an environmentally conscious manufacturer – the company has been a member of the U.S. Green Building Council since 2001 and a member of the Canadian Green Building Council since 2008. MAPEI Americas is a registered provider to the AIA/CES program and also offers training related to ceramic and stone tile, floor coverings and concrete repair through the MAPEI Technical Institute. The Quality Management Systems of the majority of MAPEI Americas facilities are ISO 9001 certified. Visit www.mapei.com for technical data or call 1-800-42-MAPEI (1-800-426-2734) for the nearest location.