Weber Tai Gres high-performance tile adhesive
Tile adhesive is a special kind of glue composed of rubber-based powder combined with water-based liquid. It works to form a bond between a tile and a surface. Tile adhesive are available in many different types. Their different composition makes them appropriate for different application. Selecting the right tile adhesive is just as important as selecting the right for your home. In the last few years, these adhesive have gone through many practical changes which has improved their quality in bonding with the tiles and also it became easier for people to lay tile themselves, without hiring any professional. When choosing the tile adhesive for your home, you must consider few factors to get the best adhesive to bond your tiles. First choose your tile; your type of adhesive is highly concerned with what is the quality of your tile. The shape of your tile is another important factor. Some adhesive do not support larger tile sizes. Then estimate the area you will tile, calculate the depth you will require to fill and get the quantity of adhesive you will need. What is the surface you are tiling into is another important thing to consider. When you are finally done with all your estimation, now you can easily understand what type of adhesive you actually require.
Saint Gobain Weber in Thailand is a well reputed name in tiling business: including tile adhesive, tile grout and construction mortar. They provide different type of cementitious Tile Adhesive to fulfill every type of requirements. One of their unique tiles adhesive is Weber.Tai Gres which is a high performance adhesive for excellent bonding. It has excellent strength in bonding and suitable to bond large tiles, or stone such as granito, granite and marble. If you have choosen large sized tiles for your project, definitely it is a good choice to bond them with Weber.Tai Gres. It is also ideal to bond swimming pool times and also suitable on existing interior tile. Another flexible part is that you can take your time to adjust your tiles on then due to their longer open time. The tile adhesive will set within 24hours thus allowing you to walk over it. The setting time may defer depending on the temperature, sometimes higher temperature reduces setting time and cold temperature increases it. Weber.Tai Gres is available in two colors, white and grey.
Mixing your Weber. Tai Gres is a simple and straight forward job, the mixing ratio is 1 part water per 4 parts of adhesive. The water should be at room temperature and you should add the adhesive by small amount. It is important to mix the adhesive quickly as this will trap the unwanted air pockets in the mixture. Mix it well until a lump free paste is formed. Mixing it with the correct quantity is very important to get the right bonding. Allow the adhesive to rest for 5mins before you start applying it to allow the powder to mix effectively. You should use this mixture within 4 hours from when you make. Don’t immerse your tiles that you want to install in water, because it decreases the strength of the bond. Keep the tiles clean, dry and free from grease. Clean your floor to remove dust and debris, the level should be flat for proper application of adhesive. When it comes to application of the tile adhesive use notched trowel to deliver adhesive equally on the floor or wall which you will be tiling onto. Once you have applied a proper amount of adhesive to lay tiles onto, the recommended thick is 2-10mm. Now begin to level it out with your notched towel to make the area even. You should now be ready toplace your tiles on the adhesive. Take care of heavy tile, press them firmly and use a rubber hammer to knock on the tiles to fit well with adhesive. For tile size exceeding 25cm X25cm, use the adhesive in the back of the tile too. Prevent underneath void and use if lumps which makes the tile fragile. Weber.Tai gres is a high performance adhesive for bonding low-porous and non-porous tile.
The Three Touch Asia Pacific Co. Ltd is the exclusive distributor for Weber products. Feel free to contact with them if you have any question or query related to Weber products. The tile adhesive is available in 20kg bag and has life storage of one year after manufacturing if unopened.