ARDEX Americas

Recognized by installation professionals, ARDEX Americas is the leading solution and service provider of innovative installation systems. We develop, manufacture and distribute high-performance specialty building products for all aspects of substrate preparation, floor coverings, tile and stone installation systems and architectural concrete, tile and stone installation systems for commercial and residential applications. A family owned company, ARDEX leads through local customer interaction striving for excellence in all that we do. We ensure the job gets done right the first time, to specification and on schedule, minimizing risk and costly callbacks.

ARDEX X 90 OUTDOOR™

MicroteC3 Rapid-Set, Flexible Tile and Stone Mortar

A revolutionary innovation in mortar technology that is formulated with specialty, high-performance ARDEX cements, polymers and microfibers to deliver maximum protection against the harshest weather conditions and provide the highest levels of efflorescence resistance for exterior tile and stone applications. ARDEX X 90 OUTDOOR can be installed over substrates with temperatures as low as 40˚F (5˚C) and can withstand driving rains or be grouted in only 2 hours.

  • Highest levels of freeze thaw resistance – Tested at 150+ freeze thaw cycles
  • Maximum efflorescence resistance
  • Outstanding rapid-setting properties, even at temperatures as low as 40˚F / 5˚C
  • Heavy and driving rain-resistant after only 2 hours
  • Traffic and grout after just 2 hours
  • Thin to medium bed installations up to 5/8” (15 mm)
  • Extended open time up to 30 minutes
  • Very creamy, easy-to-apply consistency
  • Extra long pot life of 60 minutes

Products, Services and Equipment – targeted for Designers, Landscapers, Contractors and Hardscapers

Attendees have the opportunity to interact with hardscape industry professionals; manufacturers, dealers, equipment suppliers, stone suppliers, mulch suppliers and other hardscape/landscape related companies and suppliers.

• Over 40,000 sf of Exhibitor Displays

• State-of-the-Art products for every landscaper and hardscaper

• Hands-on displays and equipment

• Access to the best manufacturers in the industry

• Everything for the landscaper, architect or outdoor builder

Watch LIVE as installer teams go head-to-head for the winner’s cash prize of $10,000!

This is an event you cannot miss.

• Cash prizes for the first four places:

First Place: $10,000

Second Place: $2,500

Third Place: $1,500

Fourth Place: $1,000

• Event will be broadcast LIVE on Facebook

• 16 Teams of the best installers in the business. Watch and learn

Hardscape Awards of Excellence will be featured at the NEHEXPO

The Northeast Hardscape Awards of Excellence recognizes outstanding hardscape projects by contractors building residential and commercial walkways, patios, driveways, retaining walls, commercial plazas and more.

Project Categories:

Commercial Hardscape: 0-$50,000
$51,000-$200,000
$201,000 and above

Residential Hardscape: 0-$50,000
$51,000-$200,000
$201,000 and above

NEHEXPO hosts a two-day Educational Forum designed specifically for hardscape and landscape professionals.

This is an educational opportunity for landscapers and contractors to learn from industry experts. Topics range from installation techniques and best practices, to business development and techniques to grow your hardscape or landscape business.

A complete listing of seminars will be coming shortly…