Local 18 is 1,150 members strong, representing tile, marble and terrazzo workers across Southern California. Our training facilities are recognized nationally as the foremost source of tile, marble and terrazzo trade training in the country. Our instructors, students and journey level craftworkers have been responsible for developing the majority of installation techniques in use throughout the country today. Over the last few decades, Local 18ís apprenticeship programs have produced thousands of the most productive, highly skilled, tile, marble and terrazzo craft workers in the industry.

Originally established in 1918, Tile Marble & Terrazzo Local 18 is an affiliate of the longest continuously running building trades union in North America, the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craft workers, AFL-CIO.

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May 31st, 2012

Union Plus Benefits.

Prevailing Wage Story

May 31st, 2013

Prevailing Wage Story.

Truth about the ABC Contractors

October 01st, 2014

Federal Courthouse L.A. Downtown.

Local 18 News

January 12th, 2015

Dear Brothers and Sisters-----Work still slow! Please remember to check your name in for the out-of-work list. . Read More...

Reserve Room! Western States Apprentices Contest

June 06th, 2015

Western States Brick, Tile, Marble & PCC Contest on June 6, 2015 Being held in Arcadia by Local #4 & #18--- Reserve your room by going to Read More!!. Read More...