Press Release: Parex USA Launches The Academy

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Parex USA Launches The Academy

New Online Academy Offers Free Educational Videos


Anaheim, CA — April 08, 2014 - Parex USA, Inc., the parent company of leading building material brands; Parex, Teifs, LaHabra, El Rey, and Merkrete, introduces The Academy - a free, online educational web site specifically designed to show Contractors, Architects, Designers and Specifiers how Parex USA systems and assemblies work.

The Academy includes a wide selection of videos for viewers to learn about EIFS, Stucco and Tile Setting Solutions. Viewers can watch and learn at their convenience, track their progress and go back to review videos at any time. Video categories include application techniques for EIF Systems, Specialty Finishes, Stucco Assemblies, Water & Air Barriers and Tile and Stone Installation Systems.

"Parex USA is a leader in the construction product category, and the addition of The Academy helps to distinguish our company as a knowledgeable industry resource," says Robert Dickson, Director of Technical Services. "It's a great, self-learning tool for anyone in the construction industry to use at any time, on any device, to learn about our products and the best application techniques for those products."

Registration for The Academy is free. Visit for additional information.



About Parex USA

Parex USA, Inc., a California Corporation, is the parent company to brands that offer a wide range of innovative façade and flooring solutions. Its brands include Parex, LaHabra Stucco, Merkrete, Teifs, El Rey Stucco, Merlex Stucco, Variance Finishes, and Vero-Rialto. It is a subsidiary of the ParexGroup, S.A., one of the world's leading manufacturers of specialty solutions for the construction industry. ParexGroup spans 22 countries, employing 4,000 professionals across 66 manufacturing facilities and 9 R&D centers. To learn more about Parex USA, Inc., please visit



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