3 MUST HAVES FOR YOUR TRADE

We know you love your Sikaflex® Pro! But do you know about all our other great products designed to make your life easier? Here, we’ll be featuring different trades and our top choices for each trade. Make sure you pack these 3 must-haves along with Sikaflex® Pro and you’re all set! For more specific applications and requirements, make sure to check our full product catalogue. We’ll be updating this section with more trades regularly so check back soon.

Concreter: 3 Must Haves

Placing, repairing, compacting, finishing and curing concrete for buildings, roads, tunnels, bridges and marine structures is a lot of hard work. Whether or not you specialise as a concrete finisher or concrete cutter, Sika specialises in making concrete products that are guaranteed to help you get your job done more efficiently. Amongst all of the fantastic solutions we offer, below are three that can be used for a variety of different applications and will cover most projects’ needs.

SikaBond® Crete is a high performance PVA adhesive which, when cured, provides strong bonds in general applications. It is also suitable for use as a cement additive and has a variety of uses such as a plaster bonding agent, cement admixture, renders, patches and topping surface primer, dust proofer & sealer for concrete floors and as a carpentry adhesive.

Sika Monotop® – 352 NFG is a 1-component, lightweight structural repair mortar engineered for high performance.

Sika Antisol® AC is used to slow down the rate at which water evaporates from the concrete to cure more efficiently and achieve maximum performance properties.

Builder: 3 Must Haves

Performing well as an all-rounder requires many skills and talents. As a builder, we understand that your needs for a wide range of construction work require tools that multitask as well as you do. So whether you are working down in the basement or out on the roof, our range of all-round products are designed to make the job easier and are engineered to perform at the highest standards.

Sikaflex® 11FC, which can be used for so many different applications, is a highly durable fast-curing polyurethane sealant/adhesive with permanent elasticity. It has excellent adhesion to a wise variety of substrates with good weathering and water resistance and is even certified for use in contact with potable water (AS4020-2005).

Sikalastic®-1K is a one component, flexible, fibre-reinforced mortar, based on cement modified with special alkali-resistant polymers that is easy to apply by brush, roller, trowel or spray equipment. It also contains special waterproofing additives to produce a flexible mortar that is ideal for waterproofing surfaces.

Sikabond® is an easy to use, high strength contact adhesive with a fast drying time that will not slump on vertical surfaces and can be used on a wide variety of substrates like wood, plasterboard, aluminium, iron, steel, concrete, masonry and more.

Wood Floor Installer: 3 Must Haves

Working on your next flooring masterpiece? From applications in sunrooms to stadiums, our products deliver the standards demanded by professionals because they work as hard as you do to achieve the best results. Pack these three products besides Sikaflex® Pro to every job to make sure you are well-equipped for most situations.

SikaBond®-58 Wood Floor is a one component, ready to use moisture-cured solvent free polyurethane-adhesive for direct elastic bonding of timber floors. It cures fast and has excellent workability, elasticity and sound damping qualities. It also has very low VOC contents and is odourless.

Sika® Primer MR Fast is a water-based, two part, low viscosity primer. It has a fast touch dry time, allowing the job to be completed faster and also reduces adhesive consumption.

Sikafloor® Level PRO is a self-levelling underlayment for interior and protected exterior applications to be used prior to the installation of vinyl, ceramic tiles, natural stone, carpet, wood and parquetry flooring. Sikafloor® Level PRO can be applied up to 50mm thick in one pour and seeks its own level in minutes. It’s suitable for a variety of domestic and commercial applications.

Plumber: 3 Must Haves

Day in and day out, you rescue people from disaster, and heroes deserve all the support they can get. With SikaSeal® Roof & Gutter, SikaLastic® 560 and Sika® Multiseal-BT along with Sikaflex® Pro as your sidekicks, you can rest assured that Sika‘s got your back, no matter what obstacles stand in your way.

SikaSeal® Roof and Gutter Silicone Sealant is a one part neutral curing multipurpose silicone sealant suitable for indoor and outdoor applications. With very good UV and weathering resistance, it provides primerless adhesion to weatherproof joints between various substrates such as glass, metals, painted surfaces, wood, ceramic tiles as well as concrete.

Sikalastic®-560 is a cold-applied, one-component waterborne liquid applied waterproofing membrane that is highly elastic, UV-resistant and ready to use with no separate primer required. It is perfect for both new construction and refurbishment projects for waterproofing of wet areas, decks, and podiums that are not subjected to regular foot traffic.

Sika® Multiseal-BT is a self-adhesive sealing tape made of a butyl rubber compound, protected by a reinforced aluminium metal film. It’s fantastic for Sealing and repairing against water penetration on roofs (including metal sheet work), facades, broken roof tiles, leaking roof gutters, chimneys and roof lights, air conditioning piping and more. It is weather-proof, has excellent heat stability and is resistant to tear, ageing and UV.