Sealers, Liquid Hardners & Dustproofers

By: East Coast Coatings  09-12-2011
Keywords: food processing, Parking Garages, Concrete Surface


Sodium Silicate Based Sealers

Sodium silicate based sealers are a propietary blend of Silconate polymers which penetrate concrete surfaces providing an increase in abrasion resistance and a reduction in the surface absorption of liquids. The product reacts with the elements in the concrete surface to impart a low sheen which enhances the appearance of the concrete.

Where to Use

  • Use on any horizontal old or new concrete surface, interior or exterior where a hard, light to moderate abrasion resistant surface is required.
  • Educational and medical facilities
  • Warehouses and industrial plants
  • Food processing plants
  • Stores and shopping malls
  • Parking Structures
  • Service stations
  • Offices and multi-residential buildings

Advantages

  • Resists penetration of oil and many chemical
  • VOC compliant
  • Reduces porosity and increases hardness
  • Improved chemical and abrasion resistance
  • Provides a dust free surface
  • Easy to maintain
  • Complies with today's environmental, health and safety regulations
  • Canadian Food Inspection Agency acceptance

Silane/Siloxane Sealers

Silane/Siloxane sealers are a deep penetrating liquid designed to protect concrete structures, decks, and surfaces agianst the adverse effects of deicing salts, moisture, weathering and freeze damage. They can be applied to any siliceous material, even in a damp environment. These sealers can be used on vertical or horizontal applications. Once the silane molecules penetrates the surface, it chemically react with and bonds to the concrete or masonry substrate.

NOTE: Some manufacturers have developed some hybrids formulas to improves their sealers performances.

Where to Use

  • Sealing of parking garages ramps and decks or parkades
  • Bridges decks and abutments
  • Barrier walls

Advantages

  • Penetrate deep into the substrate
  • Last for many years
  • The deep penetration protects it from weathering, ultra violet radiation and abrasion
  • Significantly reduce chloride ion intrusion and will enable concrete and masonry to breathe. Corrosion activity of the structure can therefore be reduced.
  • Provides a low cost protection system over the life of a structure

Epoxy Sealers

For sealing concrete surfaces, epoxy sealers provide the best protection. These sealers prevents deterioration of concrete surfaces while offering a highly durable surface.

Where to Use

  • Parking decks
  • Bridge decks
  • Industrial floors
  • Anywhere that needs to improve durability

Advantages

  • Excellent Sealing ability
  • Maximum penetration
  • Improves wear and chemical resistance
  • Reduces water and salt absorption
  • Dustproofs soft floor surfaces

Keywords: Concrete Surface, food processing, Parking Garages

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