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Merkrete Introduces Progrout

New High Performance Premium Grout Offers Color Consistency and More

Anaheim, CA — Parex USA, Inc., the parent company of leading building material brands; Merkrete, Parex, Teifs, LaHabra and El Rey, announced the launch of Merkrete ProGrout, a premium performance grout.

ProGrout is a “high performance” premium, fast setting, polymer-modified, color consistent and efflorescence free grout. It has been specifically formulated for grouting all types of ceramic and dimensional stone tiles on walls and floors when grout joint widths are 1/16’’ to 1/2” wide. ProGrout eliminates the need for sanded and non-sanded grouts.

Advantages of ProGrout include:

·        Color Consistency
·        Non-Efflorescence
·        Fast Setting
·        No Shading
·        No Blotchiness

“ProGrout is our high end solution for all types of grouting projects,” said Luciano Tavares, Brand Manager for Merkrete. “Color consistency all the way through the joints had been a concern for our end users, so we designed ProGrout with this in mind.”

Now, with the addition of ProGrout, Merkrete brings customers a full range of solutions such as Versatile, Epoxies and Caulking to the market.

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.

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About Parex USA
Parex USA, Inc., a California Corporation, is a subsidiary of the ParexGroup, a division of Materis, S.A., a French Corporation. The ParexGroup is one of the world's leading manufacturers of specialty chemicals and ready-to-use mortars for the construction industry. With over 60 manufacturing sites, 11 R&D centers in 21 countries, the ParexGroup employs more than 3,450 industry professionals who are the corner stone of this thriving global organization. For more information regarding Parex USA, Inc. visit

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