Photography by: Katie Hinkle
DENVER, CO – August 29, 2018


O n March 1st, 2018, local trade contractor, Brekhus Tile & Stone, achieved distinguished industry recognition as a Certified Tile Installer (CTI).  Through testing by the Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF), Brekhus Tile & Stone validated the proficiency to independently and consistently produce a sound tile installation that displays good workmanship.

Certification helps consumers identify the level of proficiency of prospective tile installers and encourages them to use only the best-qualified craftspeople so that their tile project is installed correctly from the beginning and looks beautiful for years to come.

Certified Tile Installer Program

With both written and hands-on components, the Certified Tile Installer program is a comprehensive evaluation of the skills and knowledge of experienced tile installers. Tests are open to those with two years proficiency as a tile finisher and are based on current industry standards and best practices for producing a sound installation with good workmanship.

“CTI status is a significant accomplishment and we welcome Brekhus Tile & Stone to our group of talented pofessionals,” said Scott Carothers, Director of Certification and Training. “The CTI designation is a unique acknowledgement of the tremendous skill and knowledge exhibited by the men and women who presently install tile successfully throughout the United States.” 

Brekhus Tile & Stone is a tile and stone installer and can be contacted by phone at 303-494-9255, by email at, or by stopping in their showroom located on 860 S Jason St, Denver CO 80223.

The Ceramic Tile Education Foundation provides education and installer certification for professionals working in the ceramic tile and stone industry. The CTEF Certified Tile Installer program is the only third-party assessment of installer skill and knowledge which is recognized by the tile industry.



 For more information, contact:

Scott Carothers

Director of Certification and Training

Ceramic Tile Education Foundation


About Brekhus Tile & Stone

Brekhus Tile & Stone is a family-owned tile and stone installation contractor based in Denver, Colorado. Founded in 1998, the company excels at complex, custom, high-end stone and tile installation projects that present technical challenges.

Working throughout the state of Colorado, Brekhus has delivered superior craftsmanship in hundreds of jobs in shopping malls, office buildings, apartment complexes and the nation’s largest restaurant and hotel chains. Our clientele includes: Denver International Airport, Ralph Carr Justice Center, Capital Grille, the Ameristar Casino Resort at Black Hawk, Coors Field, Union Station, and Civic Center Station. In addition to commercial work, Brekhus also designs and builds high-end residential projects including kitchens, bathrooms, spas, heated decks and other luxury home features requiring custom tile and stone. Brekhus Tile & Stone has its own fabrication facility – Brekhus Marble & Granite. On top of being able to cut granite, marble, and other stone to precise specifications, Brekhus Marble & Granite also works with all varieties of flooring tile, porcelain, and other materials.

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Address: 860 S Jason St. Denver, CO 80223
Phone: 303 494 9255