Press Release: Merkrete Offers a New Setting Material Solution for Tile Installation

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Merkrete Offers a New Setting Material Solution for Tile Installation

Merkrete 760 High Flex Premium Thin Set Mortar


Anaheim, CA — April 05, 2016 - Merkrete, a Parex USA, Inc. brand, announced the launch of 760 High Flex, a superior grade polymer modified Portland cement EGP thin set mortar. 760 High Flex is a multipurpose thin set mortar with superior features such as flexibility, higher strengths, extended open times and adjustability. 760 High Flex is specifically formulated to install ceramic tile, porcelain tile, and natural stone, interior or exterior to a variety of substrates, specifically hard-to-bond-to surfaces.


The new 760 High Flex mortar is available in both white and gray exceeds ANSI A118.15, A118.4 and ANSI A118.11 standards.


Advantages include:

  • Ideal for hard-to-bond substrates
  • Bonds to most surfaces
  • Freeze thaw stable
  • Interior and exterior


"Merkrete's research and development engineers have created a premium thin set that meets both the performance and challenging tile installations that contain substrates that are hard-to-bond-to," said Tom Carroll, Senior Product Manager for Merkrete. "Our new 760 High Flex Premium Thin Set Mortar offers an unprecedented combination of bond strength and an easy-to-trowel formula so that tile professionals can use 760 High Flex with confidence."


The addition of 760 High Flex Premium Thin Set Mortar rounds out Merkrete's full line of setting materials, surface preparation products, waterproofing liquids, and grouts.


About Merkrete
For over forty years, Merkrete has been dedicated to providing architects, contractors and building owners with the most uniquely diversified and innovative product line in the industry. Merkrete has successfully supplied the building industry with over one billion square feet of tile and stone installation systems backed by our extended warranty programs. From surface preparation and waterproofing, to a complete line of tile installation systems, Merkrete makes it all possible. Merkrete is a member of the Parex USA suite of brands. For more information, please visit



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