Installation Guidelines - Quintessa Mosaics
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Installation Guidelines


The outcome and longevity of your Quintessa Mosaics is dependent on the proper installation by a skilled professional fabricator/tile installer and consistency of the substrate surface.

All of the products in our collection should be installed by a professional that is knowledgeable of the proper tools and techniques for working with natural stone, ceramic and glass products. Such as the thorough inspection of materials to be used. Properly dry laying and blending the tiles to ensure appropriate variation. Experience with setting materials, grout, sealers, enhancers, etc.

Our Quintessa Mosaics representatives can can provide general information for the installation of our products. For more information regarding common industry standards, please contact the following sources:

Natural Stone

Marble Institute of America
28901 Clemens Rd, Ste 100
Cleveland, OH 44145

Ceramic and Glass

Tile Council of North America
100 Clemson Research Blvd.
Anderson, SC 29625


We recommend the usage of high quality setting materials, in completre accordance with the manufacturers instructions and guidelines.


Custom Building Products – MegaFlex Crack Prevention Mortar
Custom Building Products – MegaLite Crack Prevention Mortar
Laticrete – 254 Platinum Multipurpose Thin-Set Mortar
Mapei – Adesilex P10 mixed with Keraply Mortar additive
Mapei – Kerabond Premium Dry-Set Mortar (KER102) Mixed with Keralastic Mortar Additive (KER310)


Prism Surecolor Grout – Lightweight, polymer modified, cement based grout
Custom Building Products – Polybend Sanded Tile Grout
Laticrete – 1500Series Tile Grout or equivalent
Mapei – Ker 200 Series and Ker 700 Series Ultra/Color


General cleaning of our products can be performed a minimum of 24 hours after the grouting process with warm water, liquid dish soap or pH neutral cleaners.

This document is a general guideline. Quintessa Mosaics have neither liability nor responsibility to any person, company or entity for any misuse, misapplication that causes loss, damage or personal injury directly or indirectly by information contained in this document.