How the perfect ancillary can transform your project4th January 2018
With a number of ancillary products available on the market, choosing the perfect material for your project can be confusing. Picking the wrong product can be disastrous but selecting the correct material will not only enhance the performance of your smoothing underlayment but will also guarantee a stress-free installation.
Construction moisture a problem?
UltraFloor’s Moisture Protection range has been designed to provide protection against subfloor moisture. The range includes DPM IT rapid curing primer membrane and Suppress IT moisture vapour suppressant.
DPM IT is a two component, solvent free epoxy resin system for use as a surface damp proof membrane. Designed to provide protection against subfloor moisture, DPM IT has a pot life of 45-75 minutes, a cure time of 5 hours and boasts a 98% RH floor moisture tolerance. Want to see DPM IT in action? Watch our application video.
Designed to suppress residual construction moisture, Suppress IT is a ready to use single component rapid drying moisture suppressant primer membrane. Applied in two coats, Suppress IT provides up to 98% RH protection, removes the need to prime and is available in a resealable 5 litre bottle so you can pop the lid back on and use the rest another day.
What’s more, Suppress IT is pigmented orange so you can see exactly where you have applied it.
Need to repair small cracks? Filling in gouges or depressions?
UltraFloor’s range of Repair and Finishing Compounds are rapid setting and drying and complement their smoothing underlayments perfectly.
For repairing small cracks in wall and floors, concrete stair edges and for creating coves and ramps, UltraFloor recommends using a rapid drying repair mortar like Patch IT. With a slump free formulation, Patch IT is smooth to trowel and maintains its profile – both important features for a speedy application.
Also available is Feather IT a rapid drying finishing compound. Feather IT is ideal for use on flooring grade mechanically fixed plywood as well as for filling in gouges and depressions. With a coverage of 22m² when used as a feather edge and a walk on time of just 30 minutes, Feather IT is a must have for all repair work.
Completing the range of Fill IT a flowable bulking concrete designed to eliminate the on-site bulking of underlayments with aggregates in deep section repairs.
Want to enhance the adhesion of your smoothing underlayment?
UltraFloor’s Prime IT Multi-surface Primer has been designed to do just that on both porous and non-porous substrates. Interested in finding out more about this moisture tolerant, water based acrylic primer, sealer and bonding aid? Watch our application video.
For further information on UltraFloor’s ancillary products please contact their team of technical experts by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling +44 (0) 1827 254402.