Varieties of tile glue

Despite a huge number of finishing materials, the tile occupies a leading place in the decoration. The tile can be called universal finishing material, it is successfully laid on the ceiling, and on the walls, and on the floor, it is operated both inside and outside the premises. But the tile is produced by a different one and choose it depending on the place and operating conditions.

With tile glue the same story. There are a huge number of tiles today in the construction market, as well as firms producing them.

To answer the question of what glue to glue the tiles, first you should decide on the operating conditions and the type of tile itself. The choice of tile glue depends not so much on the manufacturer as on the place, the operating conditions of the tiles, the type of tile, and even from the type of styling. It also matters the cost of the tile itself, it is stupid to lay collection tiles on a weak cheap glue.

There is a conditional division of tile adhesives:

For gluing a small -format ceramic tile (20 × 20, 20 × 30), inexpensive glue is suitable.

For medium sizes, floor tiles, large -format ceramic tiles, enhanced glue is suitable. It can also be used for external work.

Glue for complex surfaces is suitable for complex bases (for example, wood, old tiles), also for smooth surfaces and for glass.

Glue for powerful and heavy tiles is used for finishing stone and for laying tiles in responsible rooms with increased cross -country ability (floors of public premises).

Heat -resistant glue (up to 600 ° C) is used for decoration of stoves and fireplaces.

Glue for pools – the name speaks for itself.

White glue is used in order not to spoil the shade when gluing transparent mosaics.

There are also frost -resistant adhesives, adhesives for laying tiles from top to bottom, etc. D.

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