How to apply microcement step by step

How to apply microcement step by step

You are about to start your renovation! We have everything ready for you to apply microcement step by step in an optimal way. But first, let us know: what is the surface where you are going to apply Smartcret?

Is it plasterboard or plaster? Then follow the step-by-step for absorbent surfaces.

Is it marble, terrazzo or tile? In that case, the step-by-step for non-absorbent surfaces is awaiting you.

Let's go!

STEP BY STEP ABSORBENT SURFACESSTEP BY STEP FOR NON ABSORBENT SURFACES

STEP BY STEP ABSORBENT SURFACES (PLASTERBOARD, PLASTER, ETC.)

STEP BY STEP ABSORBENT SURFACES (PLASTERBOARD, PLASTER, ETC.)
CLEANING AND PREPARATION OF THE SUBSTRATE
1

CLEANING AND PREPARATION OF THE SUBSTRATE

Clean and dry the surface to be coated to leave it free of dust and grease. - Clean and dry the surface to be coated to leave it free of dust and grease.

Place adhesive tape to delimit the surface where you are going to apply. - Place adhesive tape to delimit the surface where you are going to apply.

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Smart Primer ABS
APPLICATION OF SMART PRIMER ABS
2

APPLICATION OF SMART PRIMER ABS

Apply with roller 1 coat of Smart Primer ABS. Apply with roller 1 coat of Smart Primer ABS.

Wait approximately 30 minutes for it to dry. Wait approximately 30 minutes for it to dry.

Clean the roller with water immediately after use to extend its life. Clean the roller with water immediately after use to extend its life.

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Smart Base
APPLICATION OF SMART BASE
3

APPLICATION OF SMART BASE

Stir the product manually with a spatula. Stir the product manually with a spatula.

Apply 2 coats of Smart Base with a steel trowel Apply 2 coats of Smart Base with a steel trowel (help yourself with the spatula to put product on the trowel).

Remove the adhesive tape Remove the adhesive tape.

Leave 6 hours of drying between coats Leave 6 hours of drying between coats.

Sand after each coat with 40 grit sandpaper Sand after each coat with 40 grit sandpaper.

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Cubo_Liso_15Kg_2
APPLICATION OF SMART LISO
4

APPLICATION OF SMART LISO

Stir the product manually with a spatula and place again adhesive tape to delimit the surface Stir the product manually with a spatula and place again adhesive tape to delimit the surface.

Apply 2 coats of Smart Liso with a steel trowel Apply 2 coats of Smart Liso with a steel trowel (or with a rubber trowel to obtain a different finish).

Remove the masking tape Remove the masking tape.

Allow 6 hours drying time between coats Allow 6 hours drying time between coats.

Sand after each coat with 220 grit sandpaper Sand after each coat with 220 grit sandpaper.

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Smart Varnish
PROTECTION
5

PROTECTION

Wait 24 hours from the application of Smart Liso Wait 24 hours from the application of Smart Liso.

Place again adhesive tape to delimit the surface where it is going to be applied Place again adhesive tape to delimit the surface where it is going to be applied.

Apply, in one day, 3 coats of Smart Varnish with a roller Apply, in one day, 3 coats of Smart Varnish with a roller.

Remove the adhesive tape Remove the adhesive tape.

Allow 2-4 hours drying time between coats Allow 2-4 hours drying time between coats.

We recommend sanding the first and second coats with 400 grit sandpaper We recommend sanding the first and second coats with 400 grit sandpaper.

STEP BY STEP FOR NON ABSORBENT SURFACES (MARBLE, TERRAZZO, TILE, ETC.)

STEP BY STEP FOR NON ABSORBENT SURFACES
Smart Jointer
CLEANING AND PREPARATION OF THE SUBSTRATE
1

CLEANING AND PREPARATION OF THE SUBSTRATE

Clean and dry the surface to be coated to leave it free of dust and grease Clean and dry the surface to be coated to leave it free of dust and grease.

Place masking tape to delimit the surface where you are going to apply Place masking tape to delimit the surface where you are going to apply.

Fill the joints by spatula or trowel with a layer of Smart Jointer Fill the joints by spatula or trowel with a layer of Smart Jointer.

Let it dry for 24 hours Let it dry for 24 hours.

Sand the surface with 40 grit sandpaper Sand the surface with 40 grit sandpaper.

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Smart Primer Grip
APPLICATION OF SMART PRIMER GRIP
2

APPLICATION OF SMART PRIMER GRIP

Stir the product manually with a spatula Stir the product manually with a spatula.

Pour the product in a tray Pour the product in a tray.

Apply with a roller 1 coat of Smart GRIP Apply with a roller 1 coat of Smart GRIP.

Wait 2-4 hours for drying Wait 2-4 hours for drying.

Clean the roller with water immediately after use to extend its useful life Clean the roller with water immediately after use to extend its useful life.

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Smart Base
APPLICATION OF SMART BASE
3

APPLICATION OF SMART BASE

Stir the product manually with a spatula Stir the product manually with a spatula.

Apply 2 coats of Smart Base with a steel trowel Apply 2 coats of Smart Base with a steel trowel (help yourself with a spatula to put the product on the trowel).

Remove the adhesive tape Remove the adhesive tape.

Allow 6 hours drying time between coats Allow 6 hours drying time between coats.

Sand after each coat with 40 grit sandpaper Sand after each coat with 40 grit sandpaper.

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Cubo_Liso_15Kg_2
APPLICATION OF SMART LISO
4

APPLICATION OF SMART LISO

Stir the product manually with a spatula and place again adhesive tape to delimit the surface Stir the product manually with a spatula and place again adhesive tape to delimit the surface.

Apply 2 coats of Smart Liso with a rubber trowel Apply 2 coats of Smart Liso with a rubber trowel.

Remove the masking tape Remove the masking tape.

Allow 6 hours drying time between coats Allow 6 hours drying time between coats.

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Smart Varnish
PROTECTION
5

PROTECTION

Wait 24 hours from the application of Smart Liso Wait 24 hours from the application of Smart Liso.

Place again adhesive tape to delimit the surface where it is going to be applied Place again adhesive tape to delimit the surface where it is going to be applied.

Apply, in one day, 3 coats of Smart Varnish with a roller Apply, in one day, 3 coats of Smart Varnish with a roller.

Remove the adhesive tape Remove the adhesive tape.

Allow 2-4 hours drying time between coats Allow 2-4 hours drying time between coats.

We recommend sanding the first coat with 400 grit sandpaper We recommend sanding the first coat with 400 grit sandpaper.

This is also of interest to you:

  • Apply in a thin layer. The hardening of the product is produced by contact with air. For this reason, it should be applied in a thin layer and not in a thick one so that it dries properly.
  • Allow to dry very well between coats.
  • Ideal temperature for drying: from 20ºC onwards.
  • If it is cold, it is recommended to heat the area up to 20ºC.