The AKTERM Water Repellent is a reliable protection against moisture and damage. The brick, concrete and stone surfaces are usually subjected to water and other external factors. To prevent early destruction, you will need a special compound.
The AKTERM Water Repellent is a vapor-permeable liquid composition with water-repellent properties. It’s main component is silicone.
surface protection against wet snow, and rain
processing of floors of warehouses, hangars, basements, garages, service centers
preventing the formation of fungus, moss
insulation of basements of residential buildings, and commercial buildings
treatment of pedestrian bridges, and paving slabs
Floor protection against moisture in residential and commercial buildings
Impregnating of brick, concrete and other porous materials in order to increase frost resistance, and protect from corrosion
The hydrophobic coating from the AKTERM company is also used as an additive in the preparation of concrete, masonry mortars.
The averaged coverage for two coating layers is 1L for every 4-5m2.
Cure time is 30 min at a temperature of about 20°C. When apply the coating it is important to follow the manufacturer recommendations.
Stir properly the AKTERM Hydrophobizator before use. Apply the coating with a special sprayer or manually.
If you decide to choose the first method, you will need a spray gun from a domestic or foreign manufacturer. When apply the coating the nozzle must be placed at 20 cm from the surface. Once the first coat dries completely, apply the second one. If spraying with a sprayer is not possible, use roller, wide or narrow brush. You shouldn’t wait until the first coat dries completely, apply the next over the wet coat. The coating dries completely in half an hour.
It’s important to follow workplace safety procedures:
If you get the composition on your skin,you need to cleanse the area immediately with warm water and soap
Follow the safety rules: use gloves, eye protection, respiratory protection, cotton suit
Ventilate the room
After finishing application, be sure to wash your hands.
Clean the surface from any dust and dirt. Apply the coating at a temperature of not less than +5°C and up to +40°C.
The Water Repellent is a homogeneous milky liquid. Also among the characteristics:
maintenance of protection for 10 years
relative humidity of concrete or brick surface up to 30%
recommended number of coats – 2
mass fraction of VOC at least 17%
eco-friendly – the product is made free of toxic components
the ability to use for surface treatment both indoors or outdoors
the Lotus Effect – the water forms droplets and rolls down from the surface
increases material resistance to corrosion
convenient packaging – water repellent for brick, concrete is produced in plastic cans of 10L
universality – can be used for application over concrete, brick, natural or artificial stone.