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Wall Cemcretes

1.) Walls

1.1) Wall Finishes

1.1.1) Cemcote

What is Cemcote?

A finely ground mixture of white Portland cement, pigments and chemicals. It is supplied in powder form requiring mixing with water on-site to produce a smooth, flowing coating which sets rock hard.

Benefits

  • For interior and exterior use 
  • Brush-on or trowel-on application
  • Durable and weatherproof 
  • Interesting colour variation 
  • Wears well over time 
Specifications
Suitable Surfaces
Interior & exterior plastered or previously painted walls
Finish
Slightly textured when applied with a brush
Smooth when applied with a trowel
Thickness
1.6-2.5mm
Application
Brush-on or Potzmeister application: Refer to CemCote (brushed) datasheet
Trowel-on: Refer to CemCote (Skimmed) datasheet
Packaging
5kg & 25kg drums
Coverage
Brush-on or Putzmeister application: 2- 5m² per kg/coat depending on suction and texture of the surface or 25-50m² per 25kg/2 coats
Trowel-on: 1-1.1kg per m² or 25-30m² (2 coats) per 25kg drum. Depending on surface texture and porosity
Curing
Initial set – 1 hour
The completed work should be allowed to air cure for 24 hours after application, before mist spraying the entire wall from bottom to top (to prevent run marks) evenly at least twice during the day thereafter.
The moisture in the substrate must be less than 5% prior to sealing.
Colour/s
Available in 13 colours

 

1.1.2) Cemplaster

What is Cemplaster?

Provides a tough, mottled, coloured exterior or interior plaster onto conventional wood floated or scratch plaster that is UV resistant.

Benefits

  • Can be used for interior and exterior walls
  • Can be imprinted with various textures
  • Used to imitate the off-shutter concrete look
  • Durable & wears well over time

Specifications

Suitable Surfaces
Conventional wood floated or scratch plaster wall
Finish
Smooth when trowelled on
Or can be imprinted, brushed, scratched, sponged or sandstone finished
Thickness
4 – 5mm 
Application
Trowel-on
Packaging
40kg paper bags
Coverage
Approximately 4 – 5m² per 40kg bag
Curing
All plaster work to be cured by wetting with clean water 3 times on the day following the day of application. Always spray from bottom to top to avoid water run marks. Allow to dry for at least 3 days before sealing.
Colour/s
Available in 11 colours

 

1.1.3) Cemwash

What is Cemwash?

A two-coat decorative, coloured, waterproof cement finish; supplied as CemWash first coat grey and CemWash top coat in the colour of your choice. Having a base of Portland cement, it sets rock-hard, is UV resistant, economical and extremely durable. The purpose is to provide a tough, waterproof, durable cement-based coating directly to brick, block or hard cured plaster walls.

Benefits

  • Interior and exterior use
  • Easy brush-on application
  • Textured finish
  • Resistant to water penetration
  • Wears well over time
  • Extremely durable & UV resistant
  • Can be applied directly to brickwork to reduce the cost of plastering and then painting
  • 3-in-1 brush finish (plaster, paint and weatherproofing)
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Specifications
Suitable Surfaces
Interior and exterior walls
Finish
Rough texture
Thickness
Min application thickness – 0.5mm
Max application thickness – 0.7mm
Application
Brush-on or spray-on
Packaging
25kg paper bags
Coverage
CemWash first coat grey: Approximately 15-17m² per 25kg bag
CemWash top coat colour: Approximately 22-26m² per 25kg bag
Curing
Each coat to be cured by wetting with clean water 3 times during the day following the day of application. Cure from bottom to top to avoid water run marks and colour variations.
Colour/s
First coat grey available in grey only
CemWash is available in 18 colours

 

1.1.4) Cretestain

What is Cretestain?

An acid-based mixture containing special chemicals which reacts with the OPC in cement/concrete and permanently colours the surface.

Benefits

  • Easy application with brush, roller, sponge or spray canister
  • Stains any OPC (Ordinary Portland Cement) based surface permanently
  • Economical application which cannot peel or flake
  • Produces and enhances mottling
  • For use on floors, walls and counters 
  • Suitable for interior and exterior use (however Blue is not UV stable and may fade if used exteriorly)
  • CreteStain can be diluted with water if lighter shading is required
Specifications
Suitable Surfaces
Any OPC (Ordinary Portland Cement) based surface
Newly placed concrete must be cured for at least 14 days prior to application
Finish
Does not change the finish of a surface, only stains it. Will however enhance mottling
Thickness
Adds no thickness to surface
Application
Brush-on, roll-on, sponge-on, spray-on 
Packaging
125ml, 1 litre and 25 litre containers
Coverage
Approximately 8m²/litre/coat
Curing
All reacted residue must be removed by flushing thoroughly with water after a minimum of 4 hours
Colour/s
Available in 10 colours

 

1.1.5) Decocrete

What is Decocrete?

A coloured, cement-based material formulated to be plastered to excessive thicknesses, but does not slide or shrink and dries rock-hard. A textured shaping system for the creation of artistic finishes, such as rock features, exposed brick walls and pool copings. 

Benefits

  • Slow setting gives plenty of time to work and manipulate the material in-situ
  • For use in interior and exterior walls, floors and copings
  • Abrasive resistance and coloured throughout
  • UV and alkali proof
  • Ideal for water features as it can continually be exposed to water
Specifications
Suitable Surfaces
Shaped wire mesh (incorporating CemForce)
Interior & exterior concrete or screed base
Interior & exterior wood or steel floated plaster
Shaped polystyrene
Finish
Steel floated to a smooth finish
Textured to obtain different effects
Can be carved with patterns or imprinted
Thickness
5-30mm per coat
When application is to be thicker than 10mm, the material can be pre-mixed with clean river sand to add bulk and texture.
Application
Steel trowel, hand packed, sponge finished and various other method
Packaging
40kg bags
Coverage
Approximately 1m² if applied 10mm thick
Curing
Cure by wetting with clean water 3 times on the day following the day of application to ensure hardness and durability.
If Coloured Release Agent is used, the surface must be washed down after 72 hours curingtime and subsequently cured by wetting with clean water.
Colour/s
Available in 8 colours

 

1.1.5) Satincrete

What is Satincrete?

SatinCrete is a thin skim, cement-based decorative plaster that creates a smooth, coloured finish for interior use only.

Benefits

  • Stunning interior mottled wall coating
  • Ideal for bathroom walls, including shower walls
  • Once sealed, easy to clean and maintain due to its smooth finish
  • Versatile application: can be applied to counter tops and vanities

Specifications
Suitable Surfaces
Wood floated plaster
Fibre cement board, new dry walling, previously painted surfaces and polystyrene all need to be primed with CemBond and coated with Cemcrete’s EIFS BaseCoat
Finish
Smooth finish
Or sponge, brush or combed finish
Thickness
2-3mm
Application
Trowel-on
Packaging
20kg paper bags
Coverage
Approximately 3-4m² per 20kg bag
Curing
Initial set: 1.5–2 hours
Leave to air cure for at least 24 hours before moist curing with a light mist spray of water at least 3 times during the day. Always spray from bottom to top to avoid water run marks.
Allow to dry for at least 3 days before sealing.
The moisture in the substrate must be less than 5% prior to sealing.
Colour/s
Available in 13 colours

 

1.1.6) TPC

What is TPC?

A tough, thermoplastic, textured, weatherproof coating. Contains Mica and silica for maximum film protection against ultra-violet light and weather abrasion. Also available in a smooth version (by order only).

Benefits

  • Can be used for interior and exterior walls
  • Supplied ready to use
  • Holds well over fine crazing to prevent water entering the structure
  • Waterproof and weatherproof
  • UV protected
  • Extremely durable
  • Extremely flexible and bridges hairline cracks
Specifications
Suitable Surfaces
Can be applied to exterior or interior walls of industrial, commercial or domestic buildings 
Finish
Slightly textured
Smooth version (by order only)
Thickness
Approximately 60 microns per coat. The mica ships protrude higher
Application
Paint
Packaging
5 & 20 litre drums
Coverage
Approximately 6m²/litre/coat
Curing
Two coat application with a minimum six hour interval between coats
Colour/s
Available in 15 colours
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