Minimize Moisture Barriers with Concrete Vapor Barriers
As a contractor, you’ve most likely been asked to install tile over a variety of surfaces. A common surface that can sometimes present installation issues is concrete, however it can absolutely be done.
One of the most common issues many tile installers face when laying tile over concrete is the concrete’s moisture content. If there isn’t a proper vapor barrier over the concrete, that moisture can wreak havoc on your labor-intensive tiling work. Concrete vapor barriers Coating will help you.
At Tile Pro Depot, we want to make sure you’re able to meet all your client’s needs, so we carry a variety of concrete vapor barrier products to ensure you can do your job thoroughly and correctly.
Here are a few of our favorites Concrete vapor barriers products:
Laticrete HYDRO BAN Waterproof Fabric Membrane
The Laticrete Hydro Ban Waterproof Fabric Membrane is a high performance low-perm waterproofing sheet membrane. It can be used in interior, residential, and commercial installations where waterproofing is required. This concrete vapor barrier is made of a thin and durable polyethylene core and has a fused non-woven polypropylene. The culmination of the polyethylene and the polypropylene garners optimal bond strength, making this membrane ideal for steam showers or steam rooms that require heavy duty waterproofing and vapor barriers.
Laticrete HYDRO BARRIER Waterproofing Liquid
Laticrete’s Hydro Barrier Waterproofing Liquid is a thin, self-curing liquid rubber polymer. It is incredibly load bearing, and can be easily applied to form a flexible yet seamless waterproofing membrane. This concrete vapor barrier liquid is great for industrial, commercial, and residential applications, making it incredibly versatile and economic to have on hand. It is excellent for large areas that need waterproofing, like swimming pools, fountains, or shower stalls.
The Hydro Barrier Waterproofing Liquid is suitable not only for concrete, but for brick masonry, cement mortar beds, cement plaster, and ceramic tile and stone. It is thin – only 0.5-0.8 mm thick when cured – and allows for flood testing in 24 hours.
Laticrete HYDRO BAN Liquid Waterproofing Membrane
The Laticrete Hydro Ban Liquid Waterproofing Membrane is an excellent tool to have in your tile installation arsenal. It is a liquid, single component, self-curing waterproofing membrane and it forms a thin, seamless, and flexible membrane. This concrete vapor barrier liquid membrane saves you installation time and hassle, because it applies much more quickly and easily than traditional fabric membranes.
This liquid membrane is suitable for a variety of substrates, most importantly including concrete. It does not require the use of waterproofing fabric, and allows for flood testing after a mere two hours! Tile, brick, and stone can be installed directly onto the membrane. Best yet – this waterproofing liquid is environmentally friendly because it does not contain solvents and is non-flammable! You can truly feel confident when using the Hydro Ban Liquid Waterproofing Membrane.
Buy Concrete Vapor Barrier Online
At Tile Pro Depot, we go above and beyond to service your every tiling need. We carry not only the concrete vapor barrier you need to make your install secure, but the tools necessary to take your tiling job to completion.
Visit our website to place an order and to view our wide selection of tile installation products. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us online or by phone at 844.751.2625.