Monday, 1 March 2021

Product Feature: Moisture Shield

LATAPOXY® Moisture Shield is a two component, roller applied epoxy coating specifically designed to reduce moisture vapour emissions in concrete and other substrates. Use over dry and damp concrete and other masonry substrates to reduce the moisture vapour emission to facilitate the correct installation of membranes, tiles, vinyl, timber, adhesives or other floor coverings that require protection from moisture.

Key Features
  • Easy to use - rolls on like paint
  • Cures in 24 hours
  • Can be applied over green concrete (minimum 7 days old)

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For more information on LATICRETE installation materials, product demos, FREE samples or technical support, phone LATICRETE on 1800 331 012 or email sales@laticrete.com.au

Friday, 26 February 2021

Completed Outdoor Terrace





Jealous much? We are! Don MacDonald and his team from The Orchid Group recently completed this outdoor area of this beautiful home on the Sunshine Coast, QLD. The project features a filled and honed Travertine deck and stairs, along with Granite ground, and honed in-situ, all installed using a range of LATICRETE materials. Well done!

Products used:

  • LATAPOXY® Moisture Shield is a 2 component, roller applied epoxy coating specifically designed to reduce moisture vapour emissions in the concrete and other substrates. 
  • 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 rubber polymer that forms a flexible, seamless waterproofing membrane. HYDRO BAN bonds directly to a wide variety of substrates.
  • 254 Platinum is the ultimate one-step, polymer fortified, thin-set adhesive. For interior and exterior installation of ceramic and stone tile, reduced thickness porcelain, quarry tile, pavers and thin brick.
  • PERMACOLOR® Grout* is a high-performance grout that provides a grout joint that is dense, hard and will resist cracking.

For more information on LATICRETE installation materials, product demos, or technical support, phone LATICRETE - 1800 331 012 or email: sales@laticrete.com.au. 

Thursday, 25 February 2021

Mooloolaba Penthouse Renovation Completed


 

The team from Skorpil Tiling have completed the Mooloolaba Penthouse Renovation project which included a lap pool and 3x spas. We are happy to share the completed project photos! 

LATICRETE products used:

  • 254 - the ultimate one-step, polymer fortified, thin-set adhesive. For interior and exterior installation of ceramic and stone tile, reduced thickness porcelain, quarry tile, pavers, and thin brick. 254 provides long open time with unsurpassed adhesion and workability. 
  • 3701 Mortar Admix - used in place of water, 3701 Mortar Admix improves the working and physical properties of any cement mix and provides an economical and easy way to make permanent, trouble-free installations of ceramic tile, brick, and natural stone.
  • LATAPOXY® Moisture Shield - a 2 component, roller applied epoxy coating specifically designed to reduce moisture vapour emissions in concrete and other substrates.
  • HYDRO BAN® - 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 rubber polymer that forms a flexible, seamless waterproofing membrane. 
  • SPECTRALOCK® PRO Premium Grout* - a high-performance epoxy grout that offers colour uniformity, durability, and stain resistance with extraordinary ease of use.
  • LATASIL™ - a high performance, one component, neutral cure, 100% silicone sealant designed for ceramic tile and stone applications. 


Are you getting ready to start a pool project? Contact us to discuss your next project or arrange a demo. Call 1800 331 012 or email us here.

*United States Invention Patent No.: 6881768 (and other Patents)

Wednesday, 24 February 2021

Protect Your Surfaces with STONETECH®

Your investment in natural stone or premium tile deserves the right product to ensure it retains its beauty and function over the long term. LATICRETE® STONETECH® makes caring for your natural stone or tile easy. You can be confident that you will extend the life and preserve the value of your investment.

STONETECH Surface Care Products are reliable, high performing and, thoroughly tested giving today’s savvy stone professionals a competitive edge. Now you can Protect, Clean and Transform your natural stone, tile and masonry — and ensure the quality of your work for years to come. 

The STONETECH Surface Care Product range features innovative water and solvent based, high performance products that have been thoroughly tested to give stone professionals a competitive edge. The STONETECH range offers low VOC options for advanced stone care so you can protect, clean and transform natural stone, tile and masonry while protecting the environment and ensuring the quality of your work for years to come.

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For more information on LATICRETE installation materials, product demos or technical support, phone LATICRETE on 1800 331 012 or email: sales@laticrete.com.au

Tuesday, 23 February 2021

HYDRO BAN® Training at Wyllie Tiles

Want to learn more about HYDRO BAN® Waterproofing Membrane? Join LATICRETE and the team from Wyllie Tiles for a waterproofing course using HYDRO BAN®!

This seminar is a short, concise, intensive training program specifically developed for waterproofing industry installation contractors, distributors, dealers and other industry professionals who want to improve their knowledge and increase their productivity as they become familiar with HYDRO BAN® Waterproofing & Crack Suppression Membrane that meets AS4858 and AS4654.1.


Product of focus:

    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 rubber polymer that forms a flexible, seamless waterproofing membrane. 

    Training Course Details:

    Tuesday 2nd March 
    Where: Wyllie Tiles Launceston
    Address: 11 Hope St, Invermay, TAS 7248
    Start: 8:00am
    RSVP Date: 26th February 
    RSVP details: Phone 03 6326 7274 or email launceston@wyllietiles.com.au

    Wednesday 3rd March 
    Where: Wyllie Tiles Burnie
    Address: 127 Wilson St, Burnie, TAS 7320
    Start: 8:00am
    RSVP Date: 26th February 
    RSVP details: Phone 03 6431 4788 or email burnie@wyllietiles.com.au

    Thursday 4th March 
    Where: Wyllie Tiles Moonah
    Address: 128 Main Road, Moonah, TAS 7009
    Start: 8:00am
    RSVP Date: 26th February 
    RSVP details: Phone 03 6272 1233 or email brettp@wyllietiles.com.au

    We hope to see you there! 

    Monday, 22 February 2021

    Private Pool Project at Marrickville





    Look at this stunning pool project! Thanks to Voz Tiling & the team for sharing their recent project with us, which looks amazing! A range of LATICRETE installation materials have been used to complete this 45m2 fully tiled pool in Marrickville, NSW.

    LATICRETE installation materials used:

    • LATAPOXY® Moisture Shield is a 2 component, roller applied epoxy coating specifically designed to reduce moisture vapour emissions in the concrete and other substrates. 
    • 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 rubber polymer that forms a flexible, seamless waterproofing membrane. 
    • 254 is the ultimate one-step, polymer fortified, thin-set adhesive. For interior and exterior installation of ceramic and stone tile, reduced thickness porcelain, quarry tile, pavers, and thin brick. 254 provides long open time with unsurpassed adhesion and workability. 
    • SPECTRALOCK® PRO Premium Grout* is a high-performance epoxy grout that offers colour uniformity, durability, and stain resistance with extraordinary ease of use.


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

    *United States Invention Patent No.: 6881768 (and other Patents)

    Friday, 19 February 2021

    335 Adhesive used on Exterior Stonework

     



    Corey Downes, LATICRETE Technical Sales Rep, was recently onsite with Rodolfo from Diamond Cut Tiling in Yeronga, QLD. The team has just completed this 100m2 of exterior stonework using LATICRETE 335 Adhesive. 

    335 is a premium, flexible, 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.

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