There is lots to consider when you start a brick slip project. Firstly, locate the feature wall. Secondly, decide on the right brick slips, design the pattern and finally calculate the brick quantity… job done!
However don’t forget about the accessories you may need to complete your fantastic new designer brick slip wall. Here we take a look at rapid set tile adhesive and why it is required and how to use it.
We stock all the accessories that you need to complete your job. Check out our accessory page for all your requirements.
Why Rapid set tile adhesive?
Rapid set tile adhesive is available from our website under the the accessories page. Our rapid set adhesive comes in 20kg bags with coverage of approximately 6m2
Rapid Set brick slip adhesive is our professional quality brick slip adhesive, designed for Brick Slip installations where time is of the essence, this product is easily mixed and can be applied to a variety of substrates. It bonds easily and is perfect for a speedy job.
This product is suitable for internal and external brick slip application. See our article, brick slip adhesive and what can I use.
- Sets in 3 hours
- Water Resistant
- Frost Resistant
- Internal and external use
General preparation before use
Most importantly, preparation is the key. Our adhesive is designed to be used on the following substrates;
- Sand/cement renders
- Concrete blockwork
- Standard and moisture resistant plasterboards
- Tile backer boards and waterproof composite boards
Make sure that your surface is clean and dust free to ensure full adhesion and/cement renders. If you are installing brick slips to new plaster, ensure that it has been PVA’ed and ‘keyed’ to allow the adhesive to stick.
And finally, don’t forget our current offer – Free adhesive on all orders over 6m2!