Panel Grout is a classic, general purpose grout that can be troweled or poured. Panel Grout is simply made by adding water to the mixture and is ideal for filling cavities or small holes. For larger applications Panel grout can be poured, and has an average drying time of 2 and a half hours. When dry, panel grout will not shrink which is why it is a popular product.
High Strength Grout is best used for footings or plates as it is a sturdy product that will stand the test of time. Sika’s High Strength Grout is a five star product with non-shrink properties that can withstand extreme temperatures.
Self Leveling Grout should be used for flooring projects such as laying carpet, tiles, or vinyl. At Direct Trades Supply, we stock Bostik Self Leveling Grout which has been specially formulated to achieve a smooth surface with an easy application.
Fairing Mortar is a polymer modified, fine feathering mortar for thin layer applications to assist with producing concrete grey appearances on concrete or masonry surfaces. Fairing mortar is based on high grade quartz sand, synthetic polymers and hydraulic binders and is shrinkage compensated. It will adhere well to most masonry or cementitious surfaces provided that they are clean and free from film. The Fairing mortar will adhere especially well if the surface it is bonding to has some porosity.
Prime exposure uses an acrylic standard searler made from the finest German acrylic polymers blended here in Australia for our harsh conditions. The Prime Exposure acrylic sealers enhance the colour of your decorative concrete to keep it looking fresh for years to come.
At Direct Trade Supply we have a large range of sealers for multiple applications. Sealers are often used for concrete, wood, and tiled flooring options to ensure that the surface below the used material is sealed from any moisture transfer. Talk to our friendly team at Direct Trade Supply today about our range of sealers and our team will be happy to assist and point you in the right direction.
Foam/Slurry tape is commonly used throughout the concreting industry. It is commonly used for searing around edges of formwork to prevent slurry from penetrating the gaps between the formwork. Foam/Slurry Tape is commonly made using soft closed cell PVC , which will provide a watertight barrier and ensuring a clean, mess free job when the pour is complete. Talk to our experts today to discuss the different lengths and thicknesses of Foam/Slurry tape.
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber) Pinewood is favoured for its strength and benefits in structural applications. It is specifically engineered by bonding very thin slices and fragments of wood under extreme heat and pressure. The strength of LVL Pinewood is on par with solid timber, concrete, and steel.
Hardwood is, in most cases, used for wooden flooring but can also be applied to cladding, fencing, panelling and decking. Hardwood is made only from a dicot tree which means they have a much more complex structure, resulting in a hardened wood with interesting patterns.