Frequently Asked Questions
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It is a cementitious mixture designed for surfacing old or new concrete which transform ordinary plain concrete into a beautiful practical surface..
We recommend that all previous coatings be removed down to concrete for best results.
There is no way to guarantee against cracks returning. Your concrete is constantly moving and there is always a chance that old cracks may return and new cracks may develop.
A minimum of 28 days. Many contractors have installed in less than 28 days with success.
The entire floor must be completely dry before coating.
We offer numerous colors for each product line, please refer to our tool page or technical sheets.
Yes, you can apply StyroCrete, or Screed Crete coatings directly to polystyrene (EPS) foam board material or architectural shapes used for interior or exterior applications.
Yes, StyroCrete or Screed Crete will adhere to foam.
Yes, most of our products can be applied to vertical surfaces.
No, Marbelite products are not designed for full water submergence.
Yes, household cleaners and degreasers will easily take care of most household spills and stains. Please refer to product Technical Data Sheets (TDS) for more potent chemicals and always use proper safety equipment.
Yes, Marbelite sells DecorChips, decorative flake system, Marbelized Metallix, metallic pigments, and more. These systems offer three dimensional non-porous seamless flooring for residential or commercial application, giving the appearance of a Granite, Terrazzo, or Marble surface, with much more versatility at a fraction of the cost.
Depending on the type of finish, your floor can be slippery when wet. We carry a slip resistant material called Slip Grip, that can be added to the finish for added resistance while maintaining beautiful results.
We recommend 10 square feet per pound at 100% coverage.
No, as with most counter tops, very hot cookware can damage your finish and is not recommended.
We offer full training seminars on all our products or individualized training for specific product lines of your interest. Our seminar philosophy emphasizes a “hands-on” learning experience. Visit our “training” page for more information on what is covered during our seminars.
Marbelite systems and products are available by ordering direct and are made available through limited warehouse facilities in the USA or from any authorized distributors. International orders are made through international distributors or direct.