SEALANT AND CLEANING INFORMATION
SEALANT FOR ENCAUSTIC TILES
We recommend using the ‘Penetrating –Colour Enhancer’ sealant made by ‘Stone Shield’ telephone (011) 444-1222. Please call Gina Lewis at Stone Shield for a stockist near you or any other advice on sealants. Address 40 15th Street Marlboro Gardens Johannesburg www.stoneshield.co.za
Description: An economical solvent-based, natural look, no sheen, no surface film, water repellent for general stain protection. Allows water vapour transmission. Also suitable as a grout sealer. For interior and exterior use.
Uses: Suitable on low porosity natural stone tiles, including marble, travertine, granite, porcelain, limestone, quartzite, cement pavers, masonry surfaces, low porosity terracotta, terrazzo, quarry tiles, vitrified and unglazed ceramics.
Limitations: Do not apply to damp tiles. Allow 48 hours after laying with quality tile adhesive before sealing. Do not wet tiles for at least 12 hours after sealing. STONESHIELD PENETRATING SEALER NATURAL LOOK will not prevent surface wear or etching strong acids. Store and use between 4° C and 32° C only.
Description: STONESHIELD PENETRATING SEALER-COLOUR ENHANCER is· an economical solvent based, colour enhancing, no- sheen, no surface film, penetrating water repellent for general stain protection.
- Must be sealed when grouting has dried, allow 8 – 12 hours.
- Allows water vapour transmission.
- Also suitable as a natural colour enhancing grout sealer.
- For interior and exterior use.
Uses: Suitable on unpolished, tumbled, flamed, natural and honed natural stone tiles including marble, travertine, granite, limestone, sandstone, quartzite; cement pavers and tiles, masonry surfaces, low porosity terracotta and quarry tiles.
Limitations: STONESHIELD PENETRATING SEALER will not prevent surface wear or etching from strong acids.
Tel: (011) 788-9859 Email: Hadeda@iafrica.com
CLEANING YOUR ENCAUSTIC TILES
We recommend using the ‘DEEPCLEAN’ made by ‘Stone Shield’ telephone (011) 444-1222. Please call Gina Lewis at Stone Shield for a stockist near you or any other advice on sealants. Address 40 15th Street Marlboro Gardens Johannesburg www.stoneshield.co.za
STONESHIELD DEEP CLEAN
Description – Deep clean is a concentrated alkaline cleaner and acid neutralizer, suitable for use on natural stone, marble, granite, travertine, limestone, slate, terrazzo, terracotta, bricks, cement tiles, glazed and unglazed ceramics.
Dilutions – For light cleaning, dilute 1 part Deep Clean to 20 parts water. Coverage approximate 60m² per litre. For medium cleaning, dilute 1 part Deep Clean to 10 parts water. Coverage approximate 40m² per litre. For heavy cleaning, dilute 1 part deep clean to 5 parts water. Coverage approximate 20m².
Method of application – Always test on a small area first to ensure suitability. For floors – apply diluted Deep Clean by mop, sponge, plastic watering can or brush. For walls – apply diluted Deep Clean by spray, sponge or block brush. Allow 5 – 10 minutes for the product to work but do not allow to dry on the surface. Agitate with a nylon bristled brush or broom, and rinse well several times.
Deep Clean cannot remove grout and cement residues. Stoneshield Grout Lift is specifically formulated for the removal of grout and cement residues.
Precautions – Avoid skin and eye contact. Keep out of reach of children and pets and store away from other chemicals. Do not allow contact with other sensitive surfaces.
*Under no circumstances shall STONESHIELD accept any liability for damage, direct or consequential, arising from any use or misuse of our products. Always test first. No warranties express or implied, including those of merchantability or fitness for particular purpose extend beyond the description on this label*