About Merkrete

Merkrete has provided specialized installation products for the tile and stone industry since 1971, and is best known for its unsurpassed liquid applied waterproofing and crack isolation membranes. Today, with green and other innovations such as Dust Less™ Thin Sets, and zero VOC products, Merkrete is emerging as one of the premier manufactures of full line tile and stone installation systems. Our national product availability is provided through a strong network of customer focused distributors backed by our knowledgeable sales and technical teams, and strategically placed manufacturing facilities across the US.


Merkrete products are supported by state-of-the-art testing laboratories and quality control assurance programs to ensure that our products exceed the standards set by ANSI, ISO, ASTM, and other national and international code organization. Merkrete's aim is focused high on product innovation, excellence in service, customer satisfaction and trusted value.


With over 175 years of combined industry experience, Parex USA, Inc., a California Corporation, boasts a rich history built on hard work, knowledge, commitment and loyalty.


Today, Parex USA is one of North America's most respected suppliers of building materials. Their dynamic offering of leading brands have been created to support the building industry with exceptional product development and the highest standard of service in the industry, Parex USA is committed to exceeding customer expectations and the demands of an ever changing industry.


As Parex USA moves into the future, they are empowered by a corporate philosophy based on five core values:


Customer Focused
"At Parex USA we listen to our customers and partners, to continuously improve our products and services."


"Customer feedback and innovation are essential to developing new products and services. Challenging the conventional is key to our future."


Team Spirit
"Shared global expertise and relationships produce a team atmosphere and commonality that are recognized by all employees."


Operational Excellence
"We strive for superior performance beyond the expectations of our customers. We constantly look for ways to improve processes and continue to have the courage to pursue new ideas."


Results Oriented
"We hold ourselves accountable for our actions and results. Our objectives to continuously grow and improve are clearly set and all employees are committed to this goal."


United in a solid commitment to these values, has established Parex USA as one of North America's most respected suppliers of EIFS, Stucco Solutions, and tile and stone installation systems.


Parex USA brands include: Parex®, LaHabra®, El Rey®, Teifs™, Merkrete® and Mer-Ko®.