CEMIX POND & TROUGH WATERPROOFER is a non toxic, solvent free, waterbased, high performance polyurethane based elastomeric and flexible exterior grade brushable waterpoofer with long term UV and weather resistance to exposed and permanently immersed areas. This versatile durable and tough weatherproof coating is able to withstand extreme weather conditions (hot & cold). It is a very user friendly product that can be brush applied and has excellent adhesion to a wide range of substrates like concrete and wood.
Exterior protective seamless coating for waterproofing/sealing fish ponds, troughs and other water features in permanently immersed situations. It is tough, flexible, UV stable when left exposed.
All substrates should be structurally sound. Properly brush clean the surface ensuring that it is rust free, clean and free from loose material. Rough surfaces and protrusions should be evened out and leveled out appropriately. Fully remove any existing coatings, grease or any other surface contaminants.
If there are holes or honeycombing in concrete substrates, fill it with quick patch repair mortar and allow to cure fully before brush applying the waterproofer.
Apply proper flexible silicone sealant to fully seal all joints and corners prior to application of this product. Apply it in thin successive coats with a brush or a roller. Apply a minimum of 2 coats at right angles to each other with a total dry film thickness of 1.5mm. Let the first coat dry (3-4 hours) before you apply the second coat. For heavy duty applications apply 3 coats.Allow it to fully cure for 7 days and then do a ponding test to ensure that the waterproofer has been effectively applied. Contact Cemix technical support if you intend to use this product on large commercial jobs.
MIXING AND APPLICATION
Before applying mix the product in the container with a stirrer.
2m² per litre – with a minimum thickness of 1.5mm. Two coats at right angles to each other are recommended.
Do not apply if temperatures are below 100C or if humidity is over 85% or if rain is imminent. Substrate should be surface dry and there should be no rising or migratory damp. The coating will delaminate if there is rising damp underneath the applied waterproofing membrane. Not recommended on glazed shiny surfaces, like glass etc.
STORAGE & SHELF LIFE
Cemix Pond & Trough can be stored in a cool dry area and used within six (6) months.
The data shown above reflects typical results based on laboratory testing under controlled conditions. Reasonable variations may occur on site.
Clean all tools with water & brush immediately after use.