Audio Articles for November/December

How Thin is Too Thin?

The rise in <1cm-thick porcelain slab is a boon for some uses ... but countertops?

Stopping Silicosis

Fabricators need to be aware of clean air, clean water -- and how the shop gets cleaned.

Fabricator Focus

How do you keep 'em down on the farm? At Prairie Stone, you start fabricating countertops.

News Highlights

Hard-surface trade events go online, move dates or skip editions in 2021.


A hard-surface wholesaler takes stock of 2020 and how his business -- and the market -- is evolving.

The Safe Shop: Holidays

If you're decking the halls at the shop for the seasons, remember to do it safely.

Spall: Are Trade Shows Dead?

When we finally meet again at trade shows, things are likely to be different.