Publications

  • Woeste, F. E., and Nielsen, P. (2018). When Fashion Affects Structure-Floor Design Considerations for Preventing Tile and Stone Cracks. The Component Manufacturing Advertiser, June, pp. 60-67. [View PDF]
  • Woeste, F. E., and Nielsen, P. (2010). Impact of plywood underlayment direction. TileLetter, February, pp. 52, 54, 55, 56, and 58. [View PDF]
  • Woeste, F. E., and Nielsen, P. (2009). Investigating tile failures on wood-frame floor systems, Part I. TileLetter, January, pp. 56-58, 60, and 62. [View PDF]
  • Woeste, F. E., and Nielsen, P. (2009). Investigating tile failures on wood-frame floor systems, Part II. TileLetter, February, pp. 50, 52, 54, and 56. [View PDF]
  • Woeste, F. E., and Nielsen, P. (2008). Wood bits: Ceramic tile on wood floors. Wood Design Focus 18(3): 17-20. (Reprinted from Building Safety Journal of the ICC) [View PDF]
  • Woeste, F. E., and Nielsen, P. (2007). Wood bits: Ceramic tile on wood floors. Building Safety Journal 5(6): 20-23. [View PDF]
  • Woeste, F. E., and Nielsen, P. A. (2007). Position of underlayment to prevent cracked tile and grout. Wood Design Focus 17(3); 12-15. Reprinted from the TileLetter, June 2004. [View PDF]
  • Woeste, F. E., and Nielsen, P. A. (2005). Preventing cracked tile and grout. In T. & L. Meehan (authors), Working with Tile (pp. 196-198). Newtown, CT: The Taunton Press, Inc. [View PDF]
  • Carty, W. M., and Nielsen, P. A. (2003). Uncoupling revisited. In J.P. Bridge (author), Tile your World (pp. 181-191). Houston, TX: Mistflower Press. [View PDF]
  • Carty, W. M., and Nielsen, P. A. (1998). Reliable tile installation on problematic substrates. Presented at Qualicer’98, Castellón, Spain, March 1998. [View PDF]
  • Nielsen, P. (1996). Refining our focus in a new era. TileLetter, September, pp. 6-10. [View PDF]

Industry and Related Links