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Wall Coatings

Keeping surfaces looking great and dry requires products that can resist the elements. Our full line of high performance coatings provide years of protection and improve the performance and appearance of new and old vertical surfaces.

Certi-Vex AC 1315 Beading Flat

Breathable clear coating that seals and protects horizontal and vertical surfaces with a flat finish.

CERTI-VEX AC 1315 BEADING FLAT is a solvent base cure and seal coating that enhances new a existing concrete surfaces with a low sheen/matte appearance. The product is non yellowing and protects against water and salt penetration as well as staining. Certi-Vex AC1315 Beading Flat features Vexcon’s breathable technology which allows moisture vapor to pass through rather than becoming trapped, preventing whitening, peeling and flaking.

Ideal for applications where a non-yellowing semi-gloss matte appearance is desired on horizontal or vertical concrete masonry, stamped and decorative concrete surfaces.

BENEFITS

  • Matte appearance
  • Provides for complete development of concrete’s wear resistance and strength properties
  • Non-Yellowing
  • Meets ASTM C-1315 Type 1 Class A
  • Seals and hardens surface reducing clean up and maintenance
  • Excellent stain protection against attack by alkali, oil, cleaners and common industrial chemicals
  • Prevents efflorescence, dusting and spalling
  • Apply to damp surfaces without whitening or loss of adhesion
  • Vexcon breathable technology
  • Apply to temperatures as low as 20°F (-6° C)

Certi-Vex AC 1315 Super Seal Flat

Low VOC breathable clear coating that seals and protects horizontal and vertical surfaces with a flat finish.

CERTI-VEX AC 1315 SUPER SEAL FLAT is a low VOC solvent base cure and seal coating that enhances new a existing concrete surfaces with a low sheen/matte appearance. The product is non yellowing and protects against water and salt penetration as well as staining. Certi-Vex AC1315 Super Seal Flat features Vexcon’s breathable technology which allows moisture vapor to pass through rather than becoming trapped, preventing whitening, peeling and flaking.

Ideal for applications where a non-yellowing semi-gloss matte appearance is desired on horizontal or vertical concrete masonry, stamped and decorative concrete surfaces.

BENEFITS

  • Low VOC <350 grams/liter
  • Matte appearance
  • Provides for complete development of concrete’s wear resistance and strength properties
  • Non-Yellowing
  • Meets ASTM C-1315 Type 1 Class A
  • Seals and hardens surface reducing clean up and maintenance
  • Excellent stain protection against attack by alkali, oil, cleaners and common industrial chemicals
  • Prevents efflorescence, dusting and spalling
  • Fast drying
  • Apply to damp surfaces without whitening or loss of adhesion
  • Vexcon breathable technology
  • Apply to temperatures as low as 20°F (-6° C)

Certi-Vex Block Fill

Use on masonry, block and concrete to fill pores and capillaries providing a uniform sealed and primed surface for topcoating.

CERTI-VEX BLOCK FILL is a styrene acrylic, high-build, solvent base coating applied to masonry block concrete to fill in the pores and capillaries and provide a uniform, sealed surface. It contains fibers, which assist in bridging holes and voids and provides an excellent bond between the substrate and subsequent top coats. Available in two versions to meet your requirements, both of which meet Federal Specification 1098-wind driven rain test: Smooth or Fibered. For a complete decorative waterproofing system topcoat with Certi-Vex HBC Smooth or StarSeal HBC Smooth Emulsion to meet TTC-555B.

BENEFITS

  • Meets all the performance requirements of Federal specification TT-F-1098 wind driven rain test
  • Flexible and durable
  • Provides an excellent bond between porous substrates and top coating
  • Apply over fresh concrete and mortar
  • Provides a uniform background and sealed surface
  • One coat application
  • Ready mixed
  • Accepts most topcoats
  • Fills in pores and capillaries
  • Apply to temperatures as low as 20°F (-6° C)

 

Certi-Vex Envio Stain Blocker

Blocks out surface blemishes and stains including water and graffiti. Excellent base coat for acrylic topcoats.

CERTI-VEX ENVIO STAIN BLOCKER is manufactured from solvent-borne modified acrylic resins with selected pigments and fillers, to produce a cost effective coating that covers surface blemishes and stains such as water marks and graffiti.It is designed to provide excellent adhesion, weather-ability, and acceptance top coats to prevent bleeding. It may be applied to green concrete without peeling or loss of adhesion, and provides excellent resistance to UV light, molds or fungi and environmental chemicals. The product may be applied to exterior or interior surfaces, above or below grade.

BENEFITS

  • Meets USEPA & OTC AIM VOC regulations
  • Blocks out surface blemishes and stains
  • Apply directly to fresh concrete (< 28 days old)
  • Excellent base coat for exterior masonry paints solvent and emulsion
  • Resistant to acids, alkalis and other environmental chemicals
  • Resistant to mold and fungus
  • Moisture retentive (aids curing of new concrete)
  • No primer required
  • Highly durable
  • Enhance appearance of topcoat, prevents reflection
  • Apply to temperatures as low as 20°F (-6° C)

 

Certi-Vex Guard CACS

Colored one component penetrating silane cure and seal. Enhances while providing long term protection against staining and damage caused by freeze/thaw, water, salts and deicer chemicals.

CERTI-VEX GUARD CACS is a colored, ready to use, breathable one-step penetrating silane water repellent cure and seal that provides maximum long term protection and a decorative appearance to concrete and masonry surfaces. Water and dissolved salts bead after 24 hours, Chloride Ion intrusion is reduced; protects against staining and damage caused by water, salts, deicer chemicals and acids. Applied on new or existing horizontal and vertical surfaces, it immediately penetrates the pores and capillaries of the concrete, reacting with the alkali and moisture to form a hydrophobic gel in the pores and a colored water retentive coating which seals the surface.

This innovative one-step product eliminates the costly removal of curing compounds and time consuming water curing of fresh concrete when a protective penetration water repellent sealer is desired. Once applied, the surface is properly cured and water repellent in on application and puts concrete into service weeks sooner.

BENEFITS

  • Improves long term protection to exterior concrete from water and salt damage
  • Enhances surface appearance
  • Available in 50 standard plus custom colors. See Vexcon’s Color Systems Chart
  • Vexcon breathable technology
  • Cures fresh concrete
  • Minimizes crazing and shrinkage cracks
  • Deep penetration for maximum protection
  • Complete projects faster
  • Reduced labor costs
  • Quick formation of surface repellency and chemical resistance
  • Non-yellowing
  • Excellent color retention (fade resistant)

Certi-Vex HBC Tex/Smooth

Breathable smooth and textured waterproof coatings that enhance the aesthetic appearance while providing superior performance, excellent adhesion, flexibility and resistance to wind driven rain, UV light, molds and mildew.

CERTI-VEX HBC TEXTURED & CERTI-VEX HBC SMOOTH are manufactured from solvent-borne modified acrylic resins with select pigments and fillers including portland cement, to produce a decorative high-build acrylic waterproof coating. This product provides an attractive, breathable, protective coating that enhances the aesthetic appearance of vertical concrete, masonry, block, wood and primed metal surfaces.Provides excellent adhesion and years of weathering and waterproofing protection from the elements. The product’s one coat application saves time and money over typical two and three coat systems.

BENEFITS

  • Resistant to UV light, molds and mildew
  • Withstands 100 mph wind driven rain
  • Covers surface blemishes, cracks and surface imperfections
  • Excellent adhesion
  • Prevents ingress of chlorides
  • Moisture resistant prevents blistering, peeling, cracking and staining
  • Bridges hairline cracks
  • Exceeds all the performance requirements of Federal specifications TTC-555B and TTP-1411 for waterproofing
  • Performance warranty
  • Breathable
  • Can be applied below grade on footings
  • Apply to temperatures as low as 20°F (-6° C)

Certi-Vex Masonry Paint

Economical general purpose acrylic breathable coating that provides better protection from the elements then conventional exterior paints.

CERTI-VEX MASONRY PAINT is manufactured from solvent-borne modified acrylic resins with selected pigments and fillers to produce an economical decorative acrylic coating that outlasts and out performs conventional paints. This product provides an attractive, breathable, protective coating that enhances the aesthetic appearance of vertical concrete, masonry, block, wood and primed metal surfaces. It is designed to provide excellent adhesion and weatherability. Can be applied to green concrete without peeling or loss of adhesion, and has excellent resistanceto UV light, molds, fungi and environmental chemicals. The product may be applied to exterior or interior surfaces, above or below grade.

BENEFITS

  • Resistant to UV light, molds and mildew
  • Economical
  • Covers surface blemishes, cracks and surface imperfections
  • Excellent adhesion
  • Moisture resistant prevents blistering, peeling, cracking and staining
  • Apply down to 20°F (-6°C)
  • Performance warranty

Certi-Vex Seal Coating

Use on exterior or interior above or below grade applications. Certi-Vex Seal Coating will resist both positive and negative hydrostatic pressure when applied in accordance to application instructions, while imparting a highly durable uniform attractive appearance.

Certi-Vex Seal Coat is a dry mix Portland cement based coating used to fill, seal, waterproof and protect concrete, brick, block as well as porous stone. Use on exterior or interior above or below grade applications Certi-Vex Seal Coat will resist both positive and negative hydrostatic pressure when applied in accordance to application instructions, while imparting a highly durable uniform attractive appearance.

BENEFITS

  • Bonds quickly and permanently
  • Helps protect interiors from dampness and moisture damage
  • High durability and impact resistance
  • Resistant to abrasion
  • Resistant to standing water and hydrostatic pressure
  • Cleans easily with soap and water
  • Non-toxic, non-flammable
  • Fills and levels minor imperfections
  • Long lasting, will not shrink or peel

StarSeal 1315 Beading Flat

Breathable clear coating that seals and protects horizontal and vertical surfaces with a flat finish.

STARSEAL 1315 BEADING FLAT is a water base cure and seal coating that enhances new and existing concrete surfaces with a low sheen/matte appearance. The product is non yellowing and protects against water and salt penetration as well as staining. StarSeal 1315 Beading Flat features Vexcon’s breathable technology which allows moisture vapor to pass through rather than becoming trapped, preventing whitening, peeling and flaking.

Ideal for applications where a low odor, non-yellowing semi-gloss matte appearance is desired on horizontal or vertical concrete masonry, stamped and decorative concrete surfaces.

BENEFITS

  • Matte appearance
  • Provides for complete development of concrete’s wear resistance and strength properties
  • Meets ASTM C-1315 Type 1, Class A
  • Non-Yellowing
  • Low odor
  • Seals and hardens surface reducing clean up and maintenance
  • Excellent stain protection against attack by alkali, oil, cleaners and common industrial chemicals
  • Prevents efflorescence, dusting and spalling
  • Vexcon breathable technology
  • Apply to damp surfaces without whitening or loss of adhesion

StarSeal BB Sealer

High solids acrylic sealing compound that protects and enhances the appearance of burnished concrete block and architectural CMU.

STARSEAL BB SEALER is a high solid water-based acrylic sealing compound that protects and enhances burnished concrete block and architectural CMU. Apply prior to transport to protect from water penetration, scuff marks and scrapes. Once applied StarSeal BB Sealer will enhance the appearance of burnished block with a clear shinny gloss and will aid in cleaning excess mortar and construction staining.

BENEFITS

  • Protects against water penetration
  • Non-yellowing, surface remains clear
  • Seals and hardens surface, reducing clean-up and maintenance
  • Enhances appearance
  • Prevents efflorescence
  • Vexcon breathable technology-No water haze
  • Apply to damp surfaces
  • Excellent adhesion
  • Low odor

StarSeal Block Fill Emulsion

Use on masonry, block and concrete to fill pores and capillaries providing a uniform sealed and primed surface for topcoating.

STARSEAL BLOCK FILL EMULSION is a styrene acrylic, high-build, emulsion coating applied to masonry block concrete to fill in the pores and capillaries and provide a uniform, sealed surface. It contains fibers, which assist in bridging holes and voids and provides an excellent bond between the substrate and subsequent top coats. Available in two versions to meet your requirements, both of which meet Federal Specification 1098-wind driven rain test: Smooth or Fibered. For a complete decorative waterproofing system topcoat with Certi-Vex HBC Smooth or StarSeal HBC Smooth Emulsion to meet TTC-555B.

BENEFITS

  • Meets all the performance requirements of Federal specification TT-F-1098 wind driven rain test
  • Flexible and durable
  • Provides an excellent bond between porous substrates and top coating
  • Apply over fresh concrete and mortar
  • Provides a uniform background and sealed surface
  • One coat application
  • Low VOC
  • Ready mixed
  • Low odor
  • Accepts most topcoats
  • Fills in pores and capillaries

 

StarSeal Guard

Cost effective water based clear one-step penetrating silane water repellent, cure and seal. Cures fresh concrete while providing long term protection against damage caused by freeze/thaw, water, salts and deicer chemicals.

STARSEAL GUARD is a water base clear innovative one step penetrating silane water repellent cure and seal that can be applied to new or existing concrete. It immediately penetrates the pores and capillaries of the concrete reacting with the alkali and moisture to form a repellent hydrophobic gel in the pores and a water retentive membrane on the surface.

This membrane, which meets ASTM curing requirements and the Chloride Ion Penetration requirements of NCHRP 244 forms a film that restricts moisture loss allowing concrete to reach maximum hardness and reduces staining, chloride penetration, prevents intrusion of water, salts, deicer chemicals and acids that can result in costly damage to concrete and masonry.

This innovative one-step product eliminates the costly removal of curing compounds and time consuming water curing of fresh concrete when a protective penetrating water repellent sealer is desired. Once applied, the surface is properly cured and water repellent in one application and puts concrete into service weeks sooner.

BENEFITS

  • Improved long term protection to exterior concrete from water and salt damage
  • Enhances surface appearance
  • Vexcon breathable technology
  • Cures fresh concrete
  • Minimizes crazing and shrinkage cracks
  • Deep penetration for maximum protection
  • Complete projects faster
  • Reduced labor costs
  • Quick formation of surface repellency and chemical resistance
  • Non-yellowing
  • Low odor

StarSeal HBC Tex/Smooth Emulsion

Breathable low odor smooth and textured waterproof coatings that enhance the aesthetic appearance while providing superior performance, excellent adhesion, flexibility and resistance to wind driven rain, UV light, molds and mildew.

STARSEAL HBC TEXTURED & SMOOTH EMULSION are manufactured from emulsion modified acrylic resins with select pigments and fillers including portland cement, to produce a decorative high-build acrylic waterproof coating. This product provides an attractive, breathable, protective coating that enhances the aesthetic appearance of vertical concrete, masonry, block, wood and primed metal surfaces.Provides excellent adhesion and years of weathering and waterproofing protection from the elements. The product’s one coat application saves time and money over typical two and three coat systems.

BENEFITS

  • Resistant to UV light, molds and mildew
  • Withstands 100 mph wind driven rain
  • Covers surface blemishes, cracks and surface imperfections
  • Excellent adhesion
  • Prevents ingress of chlorides
  • Moisture resistant prevents blistering, peeling, cracking and staining
  • Bridges hairline cracks
  • Low VOC
  • Exceeds all the performance requirements of Federal specifications TTC-555B and TTP-1411 for waterproofing
  • Performance warranty
  • Breathable
  • Low Odor
  • Can be applied below grade on footings

StarSeal Vertical Stain

Breathable acrylic economical coating that provides good protection from the elements while enhancing and revitalizing.

STARSEAL VERTICAL STAIN is a ready-to-use advanced acrylic water based penetrating coating which provides economical weatherproofing from the elements for fresh or existing concrete, masonry, block and stucco while enhancing the architectural features of the structure. This colored curing and sealing compound quickly forms a uniform decorative, hard, dustproof, water repellent, chemical and stain resistant protective barrier which seals, enhances and revitalizes the appearance of new or existing vertical architectural concrete and masonry. The product provides good protection from moisture, salts, staining and other harmful elements.

BENEFITS

  • Good protection from moisture, salts, staining and other harmful elements
  • Available in 50 standard and custom colors.
  • Provides for complete development of concrete’s wear resistance and strength properties
  • Low odor
  • Seals and hardens surface, reducing clean-up and maintenance costs
  • Prevents efflorescence, dusting and spalling
  • Resistant to yellowing and color fading
  • Enhances and revitalizes old, stained or uncolored surfaces
  • Apply to damp surfaces without loss of adhesion
  • Corrects color variations