Fast-set adhesive over high-moisture concrete

Ultrabond ECO 977 from Mapei is a 100%-solids, one-component, moisture-cured urethane adhesive specifically designed for the installation of domestic solid and engineered wood flooring. The product is said to address the challenge of faster, more secure wood-flooring installations, especially when working with concrete slabs that have high moisture content. The 4-gallon pail formulation quickly sets […]

Roll-apply vinyl flooring adhesive

A solvent-free acrylic polymer-based adhesive designed for fast-track installations in both commercial and residential settings has been announced by Ardex Americas. Roller-applied, the Henry 647 PlumPro adhesive achieves a dry-to-the-touch state (ready to receive flooring), in as soon as 10 minutes. The product quickly begins developing permanent bonding strength, permitting traffic on the new floor […]

Sound and moisture control wood flooring adhesive

The 7700 Easy Clean lightweight adhesive sausage from DriTac can be used with the company’s manual drive caulk gun to address applications such as floor repairs, inlays, stair treads, moldings, borders and medallions. The 20 oz. sausage offers a premium grade, “green” sound and moisture control MS polymer wood flooring adhesive. The product is said […]

Stain proofing added to cleaner/sealer line

Braxton-Bragg has added the Stain Proof by Dry-Treat premium line of cleaners and sealers to its offerings. The line is comprised of 13 products, half of which are stone and masonry sealers and cleaners used for everything from the Sydney Opera House and the Dallas Cowboys stadium to a homeowner’s shower or backsplash, the company […]

Spray adhesives address carpet and resilient floors

Ultrabond Spray RFA and Ultrabond Spray CTA, two new spray adhesives from Mapei, have been created for carpet and resilient flooring installations. Designed to replace trowel-applied adhesives, these aerosolized, water-based, high-performance, acrylic adhesives allow installers to stand upright during the application process. RFA is intended for use with resilient flooring, while CTA is designed for […]

Universal spray adhesive for resilient flooring

Ultrabond Spray RFA from Mapei is an aerosolized, water-based, acrylic adhesive designed for the installation of solid sheet vinyl, solid vinyl tile, luxury vinyl tile and vinyl composition tile (VCT). Its unique application method is said to provide bond performance equal to traditional trowel-applied adhesives while using considerably less material in much less time. The […]

Rollable acrylic adhesive for luxury vinyl tiles

Roll and Go from Schönox is a rollable acrylic adhesive for luxury vinyl tiles. Bonding on suitable substrates in interior areas, the adhesive coverage is approximately 540 sq. ft. per 1.06 gal. unit and approximately 1,380 sq. ft. per 2.77 gal. unit. The product is rated Emicode EC 1 for very low emission and LEED […]

Liquid waterproofing and crack prevention membrane

Redgard liquid waterproofing and crack prevention membrane from Custom Building Products is said to be ready to use so installers can just roll it on out of the drum. The quick-dry formula is engineered to be 30 percent faster to dry that its predecessor and meets ANSI A118.10, A118.12. The membrane is IAPMO-rated as a […]

Bio-based materials featured in epoxy adhesive

Latapoxy Biogreen 300 adhesive from Laticrete is said to be a high-strength, chemical-resistant, epoxy adhesive that contains bio-based materials derived from renewable resources. Bio-based materials provide an alternative to conventional non-renewable materials such as petroleum derived products, contribute to a cleaner environment and may contribute to LEED V4 points. As a Greenguard-certified epoxy adhesive, the […]

Effective adhesion and repair solutions for flooring systems

Mapei has introduced Mapefloor I 900, a two-component epoxy resin, as well as Mapefloor EP 19 and Mapefloor EP 20, which are three-component epoxy binders. All three of these products are designed for use with industrial flooring. Mapefloor I 900 is a low-viscosity epoxy resin that is used as a primer before the application of […]