Tikkurila worldwide

Selection guide for concrete surfaces

Floor coatings selection guide
Coatings for walls and ceilings
Coatings for concrete silos, basins and containers


Floor coatings selection guide
Product Average film thickness Usage
A. Dust binding products
1.2 x Temafloor Fluat

2. Impregnating products
- solvent- or water-borne 2-component epoxy varnish
- moisture curing polyurethane varnish
1-2 x Fontecoat FL Clear
1-2 x Temafloor 25 or Fontedur FL Matt concrete varnish

0 mm



< 0.02 mm
Dust binding in industrial spaces, warehouses and multistorey garages.

Floors exposed to moderate stress in storage and industrial facilities and for dust binding praparation.
B. Solvent-borne paints and varnishes
- 2-component epoxy paint
2 - 3 x Fontecoat FL 100
2 - 3 x Temafloor 50 epoxy paint
0.04 - 0.1 mm Old and new concrete floors exposed to moderate mechanical and chemical stress in industrial and storage facilities.




For finishing new and old swimming pools.
C. Solvent-free paints, varnishes and coatings
2 x Temafloor 150 epoxy paint
2 x Temafloor 210 epoxy varnish
1 - 2 x Temafloor 220 epoxy varnish

Mosaic flake floor:
2 x Temafloor 150 epoxy paint + Mosaic flakes, 30 g/m2
1 - 2 x Temafloor 210 epoxy varnish
1 - 2 x Temafloor 200 epoxy varnish
1 x Temafloor P 300 epoxy coating
0.1 - 0.5 mm Old and new concrete floors exposed to moderate mechanical and chemical stress in industrial and storage facilities.

Old and new concrete floors exposed to moderate or heavy mechanical stress. Suitable for shops, show rooms, engine rooms and cellars.

Old and new concrete floors exposed to moderate or heavy mechanical and chemical stress. For use in industrial production and storage facilities and corridors.
D. Self-levelling screeds
1 - 2 x Temafloor 200 epoxy varnish
1 x Temafloor 3000 epoxy screed





1 - 2 x Temafloor 200 epoxy varnish
1 x Temafloor PU polyurethane screed
1.0 - 4.0 mm Concrete floors exposed to heavy chemical and mechanical stress and for lift truck corridors in industrial and storage facilities. Also suitable for floors where a smooth, hygienic and easy to clean surface is needed; e.g. hospitals, laboratories, pharmaceutical and food processing plants.

Concrete and asphalt-emulsion floors exposed to heavy mechanical stress in industrial facilities and repair shops. Suitable also for loading platforms and air-conditioning rooms. Sound absorbing.
E. Mortars
1 - 2 x Temafloor 400 epoxy varnish
1 x Temafloor 4000 epoxy screed
1 - 2 x Temafloor 400 epoxy varnish
> 3.0 mm Old and new concrete floors exposed to heavy mechanical and chemical stress in mechanical and chemical industries and food processing facilities.
F. Conductive coatings
1 x Temafloor 200
1 x Temafloor ESD Primer
1 x Temafloor ESD
1.5 - 2.0 mm For concrete floors exposed to heavy mechanical stress in process and electrical industry, when electrical conductivity according to standard IEC 61340-5-1 is required.




Coatings for walls and ceilings
Stresses the surfaces are exposed to, application examples Paint system Recommended film thicknesses
Wear, dirt
Stairways, corridors, offices, shops, storage facilities, industrial spaces, repair shops etc. Walls and ceilings exposed to abrasion and dirt. Washability required.
Painting with water-borne paints: 1 x Fontex AC 45 acrylic based topcoat about 100 µm
Moisture, wear, dirt
Staff facilities and washing rooms, dairies, food processing industry spaces, cattle farms etc. Walls surfaces which require moisture barrier coating. Surfaces must be frequently washed.
Treatment with water-borne paints:
1 x Presto LV filler
1 - 2 x Luja moisture stop
1 x Luja topcoat
100 - 150 µm
Moisture barrier, chemical stress
Humid facilities e.g. paper mills, production spaces in chemical industry, car wash halls etc. Walls and ceilings exposed to chemical attack.
(1 x Presto LV filler if needed)
1 x Temachlor 40 *)
1 - 2 x Temachlor 40 chlorinated rubber
Alternative:
(1 x Presto LV filler if needed)
1 x Temacoat RM 40 *)
1 x Temacoat RM 40 epoxy paint
200 - 250 µm
Surfaces with high demands on purity and possibilities of cleaning in food processing, pharmaceutical and chemical industry. 1 x Temaline FW *)
1 x Colofill epoxy filler
1 x Temaline FW epoxy coating
400 - 500 µm

*) The first coat should be thinned about 30 %




Coatings for concrete silos, basins and containers
Stresses the surfaces are exposed to, application examples Paint system Recommended film thicknesses
Immersion in soil or water 3 x Tematar TFA *) epoxy paint about 300 µm
Swimming pools etc. 3 x Temafloor 50 *) epoxy paint
Alternative:
3 x Temacoat GPL *) epoxy finish
150 - 200 µm
Mechanical abrasion
Turf, coal silos etc.
2 x Temaline EP 500 *) epoxy coating about 400 µm
Chemical stress in immersion
Basins and tanks in sewege treatment plants, bulk containers and tanks, AIV-silage silos etc.
2 x Temaline BL *) epoxy coating 400 - 500 µm
Tanks for portable water, grain, foodstuff etc.
Interior of tanks and silos exposed to mechanical and chemical stress.
2 x Temaline FW *) epoxy coating 400 - 500 µm

*) The first coat should be thinned about 30 %