thin-set

thin-set

Said of a ceramic tile that has been set in a thin layer of mortar.
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These locally made products include thin-set tile and stone adhesives and skim coating (products used to flatten a wall prior to application of paint).
"The response to the Schluter Thin-set program was excellent.
They are also utilised for horizontal and below-grade applications, including pedestrian, vehicular traffic, balcony and thin-set, as well as foundation waterproofing and split slab.
For floors or walls in wet areas, use thin-set instead of joint compound.
Additionally included is a synthetic self-furred fiberglass lath used as a reinforcement for self leveling products or thin-set mortar over plywood.
The accessories are the Multi-Flex (pounds 27.99), three spiral cutting blades and three saw cutting blades for wood, metal and plastic; the 10mm Flush Cut Blade (pounds 11.49) for making precise cuts in wood, plastic, drywall and other soft materials; the Long Wood Flush Cut Blade (pounds 11.49), a high-carbon steel blade for precision wood cutting; the Rigid Scraper Blade (pounds 13.50) for removing things such as vinyl flooring and carpet; the 60 Grit Diamond Paper accessory (pounds 49.99) for grinding, shaping and smoothing masonry, stone, cement and thin-set mortar; and the Grout Removal Blade (pounds 39.99) for taking out grout between wall and floor tiles.
We only needed to purchase a bag of thin-set mortar, a can of grout sealer, a notched trowel, some long, razor-sharp knives and a sponge rubber float.
Each of the four sites had specific installation requirements but all were installed using a variety of thin-set mortar.
Key Resin Company is a leading manufacturer of high-performance epoxy, urethane, and acrylic resinous sanitary flooring, fluid-applied floor coatings, thin-set epoxy terrazzo, LEED/Green Building systems, sanitary wall finish systems, and moisture vapor control underlayments.
Over the past 30 years, the industry has experienced a near-revolution in the availability, versatility, and cost of architectural stone through thinner dimensional--"thin-set"--stone, and anchoring and attachment systems have added to stone's growing popularity.
The project featured longer beam and deck spans, roof detention, thin-set floors, new stringent project surveying, cost-effective braced frames and many other features traditionally used in private sector design and construction work.