Author Archives: Dan Marvin

About Dan Marvin

I am an author of fiction books and non-fiction articles and blog posts about the tile industry. From time to time I have even written a column on places to take your dog.

What is ‘waterproof flooring?’ (spoiler, it doesn’t translate into a waterproof floor)

The plastic flooring industry has been working overtime to make waterproof mean something different than you think. Continue reading

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What is Quarry Tile?

Quarry tile is an unglazed, extruded tile made out of clay that should have less than 3% absorption so it can go in demanding environments where chemical and slip resistance are important considerations. Continue reading

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