TAL is a leader in tile and construction adhesives with a track record of more than 40 years in South Africa. TAL specialises in tiling installation materials, tiling tools, construction solutions and is renowned for the quality of its products...
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.
TAL Bitumen Primer is a two-component (2K) polymer-modified primer for surfaces contaminated with old bitumen traditionally encountered in the fixing of vinyl tiles.
Once cured, TAL Bitumen Primer offers a surface onto which most cement-based Under and Overlayments can be applied. It is also suitable for application over Contact Adhesive residues.
PVC wall cladding is a very effective and extremely durable way of hygienically covering walls for environments that require sterile conditions, such as operating theatres. It can withstand steam cleaning and chemicals that are required for an infection free area.
TAL’s rapid-setting Marblefix adhesive is ideal for installing mesh-backed glass mosaics onto a shower floor, as it is light in colour. For centuries, mosaics have provided a beautiful decorative element to all types of structures. Shower mosaics are particularly popular, and this article provides useful tips and guides from TAL on how to apply glass mosaics to a shower floor.
Specialist tile adhesives and ancillary products from TAL played a key role in a major large-format tile wall feature in the two atria at the Anslow Office Park, 8 Anslow Lane in Bryanston for GrowthPoint Properties.
TAL is a manufacturer of innovative tile installation materials to the South African market. The TAL laboratory is the first in Africa to gain ISO 17025 accreditation for 1348:2007 testing (tensile strength of cementitious tile adhesives). Whilst similar to the ISO 9001 standard, ISO 17025 also speaks to technical competence.