Choosing the correct waterproofing product for the task is a key component is making the job a success. It doesn’t matter how good the tiles, grout and glue are, if the area is not properly waterproofed, problems will surface in the future.
There are many different types of membrane or moisture barriers on the market, including polyurethane, acrylic, and epoxy moisture barriers.
Water-based acrylic membranes are the most common on the market, and must be compatible with the choice of adhesive.
Polyurethane membranes can be rigid or flexible, with the latter the most common for tiling purposes.
Epoxy moisture barriers are generally water-based, and are great for uses such as vinyl floor installations. These products must also be compatible with other materials used.
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WP-1 “The Pink One” is a class III waterborne flexible waterproof membrane designed for use under tiled finishes and is capable of accommodating structural movement. WP-1 “The Pink One” can be used for internal and external, WP-1 “The Pink One” is suitable for waterproofing directly over waterproof boards, such as Scyon Secura and Cemintel Constructafloor.
Multibond SMX35 is a high quality, single component, permanently flexible joint sealant. Perfect for internal & external applications. Based on SMX® Polymer Multibond SMX35 has a “Shore A” hardness of 35 and can accommodate movement of ± 20 %. Multibond SMX35 has excellent UV resistance, elasticity and can be sanded and painted with most types of paint. Once cured forms a strong, flexible, waterproof seal and bonds to the widest range of substrates. Multibond SMX35 can be used for damp and wet surfaces.