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Finishing putty: the subtleties of Choice and use

Finishing putty can itself be the final decorative finish.

Its immediate Goal is:

  • Improving the standard of the working surface following the prior rougher treatment and preparing it for further finishing;
  • Giving the surface a decorative look, uniform coloration.
  • “Knauf-Multifinish paste” ready-made plastic sheeting 20kg

    KNAUF-Multi-finish glue is a readymade filler mix according to polymer dispersion with vitamin limestone additives and additives that regulate the properties of the mixture.

    It’s used indoors for:

    • Puttying the joints involving KNAUF-sheets with a thinned edge (UC) and a straight cut border, in combination with reinforcing tape;
    • Finishing puttying the joints and surface of KNAUF-sheets, embedded with the mix KNAUF-Fugenfuller or KNAUF-Uniflot, from the preparation of this surface to get high-quality painting;

    KNAUF-Multi-finish paste should not be used for sealing joints between perforated sound absorbing gypsum boards.

    Properties

    • Doesn’t need mixing and aging;
    • comes with an elastic consistency;
    • matches the joints well;
    • dries fast;
    • can be easily sanded;
    • includes a fantastic adhesion to the substrate;
    • has a high amount of whiteness after drying.

    Material consumption

    Consumption of the filler mix is:

    • When sealing the joints of KNAUF-sheets with a thin edge of the AC ~ 0.30-0.35 kg/m2
    • at full puttying of this face with 1 Millimeter layer depth ~ 1.7 kg/m2

    Procedure of works

    The temperature of the base along with the space air has to be at least 10°C.

    KNAUF-boards have to be firmly assembled on the load-bearing frame, be dry, clean and dust-free. Puttying the joints of KNAUF-boards need to be reached at the operational https://gidpostroy.ru/ temperature and humidity conditions, following all work associated with its changes, which instills linear deformations of all gypsum board sheets.

    Massive irregularities or damages must be levelled with KNAUF-Fugenfüller dried and compound.