STONEYARD® Certified Installer Program
Choosing an installer is an integral part of any masonry project. Customers are looking for natural thin stone veneer experts who are experienced and knowledgeable about all aspects of the installation. The STONEYARD® Certified Thin Stone Installer program provides masonry professionals with tools and important tips for the most efficient and effective install. This is a FREE course offered by STONEYARD® that will discuss important masonry topics.
Tour of our Thin Veneer Distribution Center
The course includes a tour of our distribution center including large format 4 ft x 3 ft displays of all thin veneer product colors and shapes.
The course presentation covers topics starting with the origins of the stone industry and progresses into proper installation techniques including the LATICRETE® Masonry Veneer Installation System (MVIS) over various substrates.
Topics include the following:
- Tapered installations with corners
- waste calculation
- joint width
- weight restrictions
- project mock-ups
Cutting Edge Product Demo
Cutting and trimming has become easier with new advances in masonry tools. A STONEYARD® specialist will explain the recommended tools for the fastest and most efficient installation of natural thin stone veneer.