Waterproofing Of Ceramic Tile Floors In External And Internal Environments

Summary

The performance of various types of sealing materials and their application, either by painting or by spatula, to the cement screed beneath the tiles is described. The German regulations regarding the testing of various types of sealing systems are outlined. The sealants must show high values of frost, thermal and ageing resistance together with  tensile adhesive strength, crack coverage and waterproofing properties.

Primary author(s): Nolting E H

                            Saurefliesner Vereinigung

Source: Ceram.Acta

            12,No.4,2000,p.48-56

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