Friday, 11 June 2021

Come see us at Amber Gregory Hills!


Glenn Mannix, your local NSW LATICRETE Technical Sales Rep, will be at Amber Gregory Hills Friday 18th June from 7am for a trade information morning. Chat with Glenn about your projects and learn how LATICRETE products are designed to save you time and money by increasing productivity when time is crucial.

Glenn will focus and will be demonstrating the below products:

  • 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.
  • MVIS™ Veneer Mortar is a patented, versatile polymer fortified mortar designed specifically for the installation of adhered masonry veneer, stone and thin brick. A high performance mix provides maximum non-sag performance for vertical installations and also obtains maximum bond strength to the substrate and selected veneers.
  • PRIME-N-BOND™ is an Australian manufactured product was released to the Australian market at the end of last year. PRIME-N-BOND is a versatile, ready-to-use, single coat, low VOC primer designed to enhance the adhesion of adhesives to many smooth and non-absorptive substrates that can be difficult to bond to.

Details of the Trade Event:
Where: Amber Gregory Hills
Date: 18th June, 2021
Time: 7.00am
Address: 7/72 Lasso Road, Gregory Hills, NSW 2557

Amber Gregory Hills - Tel: (02) 9135 6550 

We hope to see you there! 

Thursday, 10 June 2021

FREE Certification Training Seminar NSW

Last week, Glenn Mannix and Craig Hunter, LATICRETE NSW Technical Sales Reps, facilitated a free waterproofing and epoxy grout Profit Through Knowledge (PTK) Seminar at the LATICRETE Training Centre in NSW.

Attendees were actively involved in discussions around regulations and standards, contractor's responsibilities, waterproofing and epoxy issues, hands-on product demonstrations followed by an assessment and obtaining a contractor's certificate using SPECTRALOCK® PRO Premium Grout* and HYDRO BAN® waterproofing crack isolation membrane.

Products of focus and demonstrated were:

  • SPECTRALOCK PRO Premium Grout is a patented, high-performance epoxy grout that offers excellent colour uniformity, durability, stain protection, and beautiful, full grout joints in an easy-to-use, non-sag formula.
  • 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 SLURRY is a cement-based one component, polymer fortified, waterproofing material that mixes with water and easily apples with brush, roller, or trowel. This product can be used on retaining walls, water features, slabs on ground, and immersed installations. 
  • HYDRO BAN Fillet & Sealant is a one-component, fast curing, hybrid elastomeric adhesive, and sealant.

These events are the most effective way of learning about LATICRETE products that can improve your knowledge about our industry or prepare you for your upcoming projects. Interaction on this level is second to none.

For more information on the upcoming events, click here.

Contact us to arrange training for your team, a demo, or for technical support, call 1800 331 012 or email

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

Wednesday, 9 June 2021


Consider using LATICRETE® SUPERCAP® Pump Truck on your next project? 

LATICRETE SUPERCAP is a specially designed, high-performance, low alkali self-levelling, cement-based product designed for capping new or existing interior concrete surfaces.

LATICRETE SUPERCAP is pumpable and pourable, low alkali cement-based, premium self-leveling underlayment based on a proprietary mineral binder system that is used to finish interior concrete and level uneven floor surfaces. Apply it over concrete, exterior glue plywood and other types of sound flooring before installing wood, resilient, cork, sports flooring, ceramic, stone, carpet, or other flooring systems.

Click here to view/download the SUPERCAP and AllPrep Flooring Specialists system brochure.

Consider using LATICRETE SUPERCAP Pump Truck on your next project? Contact AllPrep Flooring Specialists for more information!

Tuesday, 8 June 2021

New Member of the LatiFamily

Baby Oliver Leigh Downes

Proud Dad, Corey Downes

Little Bundle of Joy!

On Tuesday, 1st June LATICRETE QLD Technical Sales Rep, Corey Downes, and his wife Casey became proud parents for the second time. 

The proud parents are excited and pleased to announce their baby boy, Oliver Leigh Downes, weighs a healthy 3.22kgs. 

We wish the Downes family an abundance of good health, love, and happiness!  

Monday, 7 June 2021

LATICRETE Australia eNewsletter


Welcome to our first eNewsletter for 2021!

Can you believe we are already halfway through 2021? The time flies by! LATICRETE Australia is keeping busy with developing new products, facilitating training, and much more!

Just some of the newsworthy topics in this issue:

  • Announcements: New product announcements and team members
  • LATICRETE® SUPERCAP® Pump Truck System now operational in Australia
  • Working on a home reno or new build? We have the ultimate installation system brochure! See page 13 for more information.
  • Technical Services Article: Heavy Duty Mortar Beds & Renders
  • Technical Tips: Tiling and Grouting in Cold Weather
  • PERMACOLOR® Grout Colour Selection Charts
  • Our commitment to sustainability

... plus loads more!

Click here to read our latest eNewsletter. Happy reading!

For more information on LATICRETE installation materials, product demos, or technical support, phone LATICRETE on 1800 331 012 or email:

Friday, 4 June 2021

Amber Golf Day


LATICRETE Technical Sales Rep, Craig Hunter, recently attended the annual Amber Golf Day, hosted by Amber Tiles at the luxury Bonville Golf Resort near Coffs Harbour, NSW. 

Franchisees, suppliers and tradesmen came together for a unique opportunity to enjoy Australia's most popular corporate sport with fellow industry professionals.

LATICRETE was happy to be a part of this day! 

Thursday, 3 June 2021

LATICRETE® SUPERCAP® Underlayment System

With LATICRETE® SUPERCAP® time, not only flies. 
It also travels through a hose.

Did you know that LATICRETE® SUPERCAP® is the fastest, cleanest and most dustless system on the market? At 4 500m2 a day, our underlayment system will create an impressive opening in your schedule!

The SUPERCAP system has proven itself internationally in a variety of settings. The main benefits include:
  • Blend SUPERCAP self-levelling underlayment at street level
  • Continuously blend up to 13.5 tons of material per hour, equivalent to 675 small bags an hour
  • Pump material more than 60 stories high
  • Can shave weeks off the project schedule
  • No small bags, no small pump hassles 
  • Trade back to work the next day
  • The fastest, cleanest and most dustless system out there

Consider using the LATICRETE SUPERCAP Pump Truck on your next project? 

Call: 1300 ALLPREP