Choosing your tiles is only one of the many steps involved in installing fresh new tiles. All too often, people don’t think about choosing the right tile adhesive. While there are dozens of different tile adhesives to choose from, just a handful of tile glues are the most popular. Below are the three most popular tile adhesives at TFO.
Davco Dustless Powder Mastic
Davco Dustless Powder Mastic is the most popular tile adhesive sold at TFO. This polymer modified cement based tile adhesive contains non-slump properties. This makes it perfect for installing wall tiles and large format tiles. Smooth trowelling and an extended adjustment time of thirty minutes makes it very easy to use. Its versatility makes Powder Mastic the go-to product for virtually all types of tile installations. These include interior and exterior applications, wall and floor tiles, domestic and light commercial projects. As well as flexible and rigid building substrates. It is also good for many types of ceramic and non-porous natural stone tiles. The low cost of this product further ensures that it is the best seller at TFO.
Davco SMP Evo – Tiles Adhesive
Davco has designed Davco SMP Evo for premium stone, marble and porcelain tiles. This product has an enhanced bonding strength, as well as a non-shrink formula. Therefore, making it perfect even for large format natural stones. SMP Evo is suitable in a variety of areas including interior and exterior areas and commercial and domestic homes. It is also suitable for swimming pools, without requiring an additive. Davco SMP Evo is perfect for those who want extra peace of mind to ensure the best outcome for their tiling project.
Ultraflex is a premium grade, thick or thin bed, rubber modified cement based tile adhesive. Suitable for both rigid and flexible substrates. Davco has formulated Ultraflex to adhere to a wide range of tiles. This makes it perfect for interior and exterior, commercial and residential applications. This adhesive has excellent coverage and a great pot life making it an economical product for your job. The mixed mortar remains useable for 1hr 30mins at 20⁰ therefore, reducing wastage and saving you money. It also cures in 6-8 hours making same-day grouting possible.
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