Thin Concrete Overlay
Thin Micro-Topping Concrete Overlay
Durável TCO is an extremely flexible Micro-Topping overlay that can be used for interior and exterior applications on horizontal and vertical surfaces. This is where both imagination and functionality meet. Durável TCO can be used to create a fresh flat surface or unique texture on old tired and worn concrete.
Durával TCO™ – Don’t Just Overlay it… Durável It!
You can color this fresh canvas integrally using Overlay Color Packs as a great basis for design. With imagination, creativity, and influence, a strong and stunning surface is created, unlike any other.
Durável TCO is a heavy-duty decorative texture cement overlay system which is designed to beautify old and new concrete alike. Using the latest single component technologies, Durável TCO has been engineered to lead the industry in compressive strength, durability, adhesion, as well as ease of use.
Durável TCO is a self-bonding add water only white or gray Portland cement-based composite that can be integrally colored in the field. Durável TCO can be applied using conventional concrete tools such as metal squeegees and assorted hand trowels. Textures are created using trowels, squeegees, brooms, brushes, and sponges. Texture options include, but are not limited to Smooth, Stenciled, Wood Finish, Venetian Plaster, Stippled, Slate, and many more.
With the combination of Overlay Color Packs and a variety of In-Fluence stains, the imagination becomes the limit. Durável TCO will handle all residential and light commercial traffic.
Durável TCO is made with White and Gray cement. Durável TCO is made with White and Gray cement. The color of the overlay can be changed by adding iron oxide pigments to the mix water. However, the color chart is only available for the White overlay.
Durável TCO Gray can also be tinted, but it is typically used without any extra color. If you want to tint Durável TCO Gray, you will need to provide samples.
Mix single bags in clean 5-gallon pails with a helical mixing blade. Water demand varies with environmental conditions and application technique, between 4 and 5.5 quarts per bag (2.8 to 5.2 liters). For best results and longest pot life use clean, cold water – run hot water out of hoses prior to using for mixing – and keep bags cool by not storing in direct sun. Measure mix water into mixing vessel. When applicable, add pigment to the water and thoroughly blend prior to adding bag mix. While mixing slowly, add the bag contents then mix to a lump-free consistency. Make sure to scrape any unmixed product from the sides and bottom of the mixing vessel. Mixed product should be applied promptly and kept out of direct sunlight (if possible) to extend working time. If the product stiffens in the bucket dispose of the mix, do not add more water.
Pre-wet substrate to Saturated Surface Damp (SSD) and continue wetting surface as needed during product application. Pour out mixed product onto the substrate in ribbons over the immediate work area then spread evenly with trowels and/or squeegees. Under normal conditions the mixed product has a +/- thirty-minute pot life, so it is not necessary to pour out the entire mix at once. See Coverage Rate above.
Do not apply Durável TCO in locations which are permanently submerged.
The versatility of Durável TCO knows no bounds when it comes to unleashing your creativity. By combining the Overlay Color Packs with the wide range of In-Fluence stains, you have the power to transform any space into a work of art. Whether it’s a residential area or a light commercial space, Durável TCO can handle it all with ease.
When it comes to tinting Durável TCO, the process is simple. The base of this remarkable product is made with a blend of White and Gray cement, providing a solid foundation for your desired color. If you’re looking to change the color of the overlay, all you need to do is add iron oxide pigments to the mix water. However, it’s important to note that the color chart is only available for the White overlay.
But what if you’re working with Durável TCO Gray? Fear not, for it too can be tinted to your liking. Although it is commonly used without any additional color, if you wish to add a tint, you will need to provide samples. This ensures that the final result matches your vision perfectly.
With Durável TCO, the possibilities are endless. Whether you’re looking to revamp your home or create a stunning commercial space, this remarkable product will exceed your expectations. So let your imagination run wild and let Durável TCO bring your vision to life.
What is a Micro Topping Concrete Overlay?
A micro topping concrete overlay is a thin layer of cementitious material that is applied to an existing concrete surface. It is typically used to resurface and rejuvenate old or worn-out concrete, providing a fresh and updated appearance. Micro topping overlays are usually around 1/16 to 1/8 inch thick and can be applied using trowels or squeegees. They are available in a variety of colors and can be used to create different textures and finishes, such as smooth, stenciled, or textured. Micro topping overlays are a popular choice for both residential and commercial applications due to their durability, versatility, and ability to transform the look of concrete surfaces.