Tile of Spain was one of the featured speakers at the Facades+ AM Austin conference presented July 18th by Periódico Architects.
The CEU, titled “Great Outdoors: New Growth for Ceramics,” reviews developments that are positioning tile to be the go-to material choice for exterior cladding and paving solutions in 2017. From gauged thin porcelain panels to ½” thick pavers, ceramics now have the perfect formats and performance to tackle the external skin and landscape of architectural projects.
In this lunch and learn session attendees discover the basics of new ceramic tile formats from every angle including; production methods, baseline performance details, industry standards present and future, systemic design applications, impacts to building performance as well as installation methods and contractor adoption rates. Ceramics have applications far beyond showers and back splashes today, in fact with the proper application of these new innovations; tile can become an integral part of your next building’s functional systems while offering unified design across thresholds inside and out.
To view Great Outdoors: New Growth for Ceramics as presented by Ryan Fasan, Tile of Spain Technical Consultant, click through the video below. Thanks to the great group of Austin, Texas area architects that joined the conversation about tile!