Schluter®-Systems Wins Four Awards for Most Preferred Products

Schluter®-Systems recently received four product awards from the 2017 Tile & Stone Installation Contractor CLEAReport1: Most Preferred Brand of Waterproofing Membranes2, Most Preferred Brand of Crack Isolation Products3, Most Preferred Brand of Linear Drains4, and Most Preferred Brand of Preformed Shower Structures5.

CLEARselect™ awards are presented by Clear Seas Research to companies that achieve an outstanding level of brand preference among industry professionals. Award winners are selected based on survey responses from precisely targeted industry professionals that participate in a research study. All winners have to dominate a category from a statistical perspective in order to receive an award.

“Once again, installers have given us a big vote of confidence by recognizing Schluter in four different categories this year,” said Marco Ludwig, president and CEO of Schluter-Systems North America. “We will continue to develop category leading systems and support them with quality educational programs to provide the best overall experience possible for installers.”

  1. Participants were asked to respond to the question, “For each one of the following product categories, please indicate which ONE manufacturer you most prefer and why.”
  2. There were 193 respondents for waterproofing membranes.
  3. There were 161 respondents for crack isolation products.
  4. There were 131 respondents for linear drains.
  5. There were 119 respondents for preformed shower structures.


About Schluter®-Systems

Schluter®-Systems products are specifically designed for the tile industry to ensure that installations maintain integrity and durability. The company’s product line includes over 4,000 items, including tile trims, uncoupling membranes, waterproof building panels, shower systems, and most recently thin-set mortar. Schluter-Systems is renowned for its state-of-the-art technology with attention to detail for highly functional and visually appealing results.