Encaustic Cement Tile Sealer
Like all concrete, raw encaustic cement tiles are highly absorbent and proper sealing in critical to protect from freeze/thaw damage and stains. Working in conjunction with major encaustic tile manufacturers W-SEAL Concrete Sealers has perfected a sealing process specifically engineered for encaustic cement tile that integrates seamlessly into the installation process and provides lasting protection from environmental elements as well as virtually all staining food ingredients including coffee, soda, beer, wine and Tabasco. Sealer systems are available for both commercial and residential applications.
To facilitate proper application the W-SEAL Encaustic Tile Sealer System the company has produced an application video in both English and Mandarin.
Residential applications typically use two coats of TK6 NanoCoat.
Commercial applications typically use two coats of TK6 NanoCoat, and a final coat of StoneLok 2K Urethane.
Approximate Coverage Rates on Encaustic Tile Applications:
First Coat: 400 sq. ft. per gallon
Second Coat: 600 sq. per gallon
Final Coat: 400 sq. ft. per gallon