Friday, 19 October 2018

STONETECH® Honing Powder


LATICRETE STONETECH® Honing Powder offer extra fine to coarse grits that create even honed finishes.  

Features & Benefits: 
  •      Creates an even, honed, flat finish
  •      Prepares stone for polishing and shining
  •      Different grits eliminate mild to deep scratches
  •      Non-acidic
  •      Available in 180, 280, 400, 600, and 800 grit levels
  •      Designed for professional use

STONETECH Honing Powder is best suited for natural stone and masonry such as marble, limestone, travertine and terrazzo.

View/download:
STONETECH Surface Care Product Selection Guide
STONETECH Stone & Tile Care Guide

If you have any questions regarding the use, installation or maintenance of STONETECH or sealed stone, please contact LATICRETE Technical Services on 1800 331 012.

Thursday, 18 October 2018

Coorparoo Driveway





Recently we shared a residential driveway project in Coorparoo, QLD, currently being installed by Roache TileThe tiling has now progressed on the 50m2 driveway, featuring Basalt Cobblestone supplied by The Pool Tile Company. A range of LATICRETE materials are being used throughout the project. 

LATICRETE products used:  
  • 335 Premium Flexible Adhesive: 335 Premium Flexible Adhesive is a high performance thin-bed adhesive for installing a wide range of tiles and stone including low absorption ceramic tile, porcelain tile, natural and manufactured stone using thin-set method of installation. Exceeds the requirements of AS ISO13007.1&2 classification C2TES1. Excellent for exterior and underwater applications, superior bond to masonry.  
  • LATAPOXY® Moisture Shield: LATAPOXY Moisture Shield is a 2 component, roller applied epoxy coating specifically designed to reduce moisture vapour emissions in concrete and other substrates.

Keep your eye out as this project progresses! 

For more information on using LATICRETE in your projects, product demos, samples or technical support please contact LATICRETE on 1800 331 012, email sales@laticrete.com.au or visit www.laticrete.com.au.

Wednesday, 17 October 2018

On-site with M&K McKenna Tiling




Recently LATICRETE Technical Sales Rep from QLD, Mitchell Haw, caught up on-site with the team from M&K McKenna Tiling who are using a range of LATICRETE products  on their latest project! 

LATICRETE is committed to educating and providing technical support. We provide on-site demos & in-house structured and tailored, product specific courses that cover commercial, residential, industrial tile & stone installation practices and industry standards. Our training programs are specifically developed for industry professionals who want to improve their profitability and increase their productivity.

For more info on our upcoming events happening around your area, check out the Seminars page on our website, or keep up to date with the Trade Events by following us Facebook.

Contact us to discuss your next project, visiting your job site, or to arrange free samples. Call 1800 331 012 or email us here.

Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Training at Wyllie Tiles in Hobart



LATICRETE Technical Service Manager, Fred Gray, and National Sales Manager, Ross McNeil, recently carried out a waterproofing training seminar at Wyllie Tiles in Hobart, TAS, for the team from Hire a Hubby. Participants had the opportunity to learn about the regulations, standards, and contractor responsibilities, as well as gain hands-on experience with HYDRO BAN® waterproofing membrane.

  • HYDRO BAN is a thin, load bearing waterproofing/crack isolation membrane that DOES NOT require the use of fabric in the field, coves or corners. HYDRO BAN is a single component, self-curing liquid polymer that forms a flexible, seamless waterproofing membrane that bonds directly to a wide variety of substrates.

For more info on our upcoming events happening around your area, check out the Seminars page on our website, or keep up to date with Trade Events by following us on Facebook.

Contact us to discuss your next project, visiting your job site, or to arrange free samples. Call 1800 331 012 or email us here.

Monday, 15 October 2018

NSW Pool Tiling Systems Seminar

Pool Tiling Systems Seminar

Seminar in NSW: 24th October 2018


The Australian Profit Through Knowledge Technical Seminar is an intensive training program. The seminar focus on the needs of construction professionals in the ceramic tile and stone industry for those who want to improve their profitability and increase productivity with becoming familiar with LATICRETE profitable, time saving products. This seminar includes both classroom instruction and hands-on product demonstrations.

Our seminars cover commercial, residential, industrial tile and stone installation practices and industry standards. 

Benefits:
  • Learn how to select and recommend the most suitable installation materials
  • Gain comprehensive knowledge of LATICRETE products and installations
  • Learn trade definitions, performance requirements and industry standards
  • Participate in hands-on product demonstrations

Seminar:  Pool Tiling Systems
Date: Wednesday, 24th October 2018 
Time: 8.30am - 4.00pm
Where: LATICRETE NSW Technical Training Centre

RSVP by Friday 19/10/18 for catering purposes.

Confirm your booking and get confirmation on the venue, by contacting Technical Services on 1800 331 012 and chat to Cade Atkinson, or email seminars@laticrete.com.au

Friday, 12 October 2018

LATAPOXY® 310 Stone Adhesive


LATAPOXY® 310 Stone Adhesive is a two component, high strength epoxy adhesive. Engineered, formulated and optimised for the spot bonding fixing method of installing tile and stone on vertical surfaces. LATAPOXY 310 Stone Adhesive maintains its non-sag consistency at high working temperatures up to 35°C. Interior, exterior, wet areas, walls, ceilings and soffits.

Key Features
  • Fast permanent bond - 45 minutes to 1 hour set time
  • Easy to use - 1:1 mixing ratio by volume
  • Non-staining - ideal for white and light coloured marbles, other stones and tiles
  • Withstands shock and vibration
  • Durable permanent bond, will not deteriorate over time
  • Safe - no solvents
  • Non-sag - when applied up to 25 mm thick

For more product information click here, or read Technical Data Sheet TDS1158.

Are you getting ready to start a project?
Contact us about your next project or to arrange free samples. Call 1800 331 012 or email us here.

Thursday, 11 October 2018

Head In To Smart Tiles


Are you in the Kempsey, NSW area and in need of a LATICRETE stockist? 
Head down to Smart Tiles and chat with the team about the range of LATICRETE products that they stock!

Address: 36 Crescent Head Road, Kempsey, NSW 2440
Phone: (02) 6562 6499

Operating Hours:
Monday to Friday: 7:30am - 4:30pm
Saturday: 9am - 12pm

For more information on using LATICRETE in your projects, product demos, samples or technical support please contact LATICRETE on 1800 331 012, email sales@laticrete.com.au or visit www.laticrete.com.au.