November 13, 2020

Wednesday, November 18, 10:00-11:00 am CST

(Note: This webinar is part of a Ron Blank CEA 4-Day Live Web Series for
Texas and offers up to 13 AIA HSW/LU CE hrs, 2 GBCI Gen hrs for LEED & 1 ADA).

Please refer to the CE Academy website for any questions regarding agenda and credits.

Slope-to-drain waterproofing concepts are an essential part of ceramic tile and stone installations. Over time, a variety of installation methods and products have been employed to achieve the required slope to drain. Failure to follow industry best practices can result in costly failures in wet-area applications. We will examine some of the historic means, best practices, and forensic examination of failures. In addition, we will focus on new technologies which offer the architect, distributor, and contractor more consistent, reliable, and durable slope to drain installations. At the conclusion of this presentation, the participant will be armed with the most current and relevant information regarding slope-to-drain installation details.

We will:

  1. Examine the evolution of slope-to-drain shower pan methods.
  2. Examine the pros and cons of historic slope-to-drain shower pan methods.
  3. Investigate the latest developments in slope-to-drain technology.
  4. Examine current best practice for successful slope-to-drain installations.



Brandon Greer, CSI
Noble Company Architectural Representative-Eastern Region

Brandon has been in the building materials industry for 9 years with key focuses on both residential and commercial building. He has had tremendous success in all stages of projects working with architects, builders, design professionals, and installers. Over his tenure in building materials, he has personally renovated and built over 20 properties. With a true passion for this industry as well as extensive knowledge in waterproofing and crack isolation, he is always available to help with your Division 9 needs.