TAL- Profix general purpose method statement provides detailed method statements on all its products for use in various applications. These must be referred to prior to starting work. The information below is a summary intended for guidance only.
TAL Profix is a water-based multi-purpose modified acrylic based emulsion adhesive suitable for the installation of vinyl and textile (carpet) floor coverings. TAL Profix is formulated with specialised high strength polymers giving high tensile and shear strength as well as dimensional and ageing stability that exceeds the requirements for adhering any type of coarse uneven backed carpeting. TAL Profix is suitable for installing vinyl and carpet flooring and tiles as well as stick-down carpeting and tiles. It is suitable for application onto concrete, slate, wood, vinyl and metal access flooring. TAL Profix is not suitable for adhering carpeting that has been coated with a rubber or bitumen based wear-under layment.
TAL FLEX is a thin-bed polymer-based paste adhesive for fixing lightweight tiles to flexible surfaces, such as partition walling. TAL FLEX has immediate tile-grip characteristics, thus minimising the possibility of tileslump. As TAL FLEX gives immediate grip, it is ideal for fixing lightweight tiles in upside-down tiling situations such as window and doorway arches. TAL FLEX should not be used in extreme wet conditions,or on floors.