Concrete Solutions for architects, engineers and builders since 1974

Surface Preparation

Vexcon’s has specifically formulated products to properly prepare concrete surfaces for successful and faster installation of surface coatings and penetrating products. We offer concrete cleaners that eliminate stains and dirt, easily remove efflorescence and strippers that will remove almost any coating or adhesive.

Certi-Vex Concrete Etch & Efflorescence Remover

Removes efflorescence, concrete laitance, mortar smears as well atmospheric, rust and other construction stains.

CERTI-VEX CONCRETE ETCH & EFFLORESCENCE REMOVER  an economical general purpose acid etch, which effectively removes efflorescence, concrete laitance, mortar smears as well as atmospheric, rust and other construction stains. The product will also etch bare concrete and masonry surfaces to improve penetration and adhesion of Vexcon coatings and surface treatments.  Adds depth to colors, brightens white matrices and exposes aggregate.

BENEFITS

  • Contains no muriatic acid
  • Non fuming
  • Removes common construction stains and atmospheric dirt
  • Removes localized rust and other metallic staining
  • Safe for most pigmented concrete and colored mortar
  • Water rinsable

Certi-Vex Concrete Stripper

Cleans and removes many types of coatings from concrete such as sealers, curing compounds, urethanes, epoxies in addition to floor waxes and adhesives.

CERTI-VEX CONCRETE STRIPPER strips concrete floors and other concrete surfaces with relative ease. Removes many types of coatings from concrete such as sealers, curing compounds, urethanes, and epoxies in addition to floor waxes and adhesives. After use, Certi-Vex Concrete Stripper is emulsifiable with water to yield a stripped concrete surface that is clean and ready for subsequent coatings or penetrating treatments. Use Certi-Vex Concrete Stripper Vertical for vertical applications.

Certi-Vex HD Floor Cleaner

Removes and cleans curing compounds and bond breakers from concrete prior to application of other floor treatments.

CERTI-VEX HD FLOOR CLEANER is a powerful industrial grade product that effectively removes and cleans curing compounds and bond breakers from concrete prior to application of other floor treatments. Certi-Vex HD Floor Cleaner is based on natural oil enhanced with detergents, wetting agents and specialty solvents in a safe non flammable emulsion.

BENEFITS

  • Deep aggressive cleaning
  • Non-flammable
  • Meets all federal and state VOC regulations
  • Removes curing compounds and bond breakers

Certi-Vex Super Degreaser & Cleaner

Industrial grade cleaner removes grease and oil stains, tire marks and dirt from concrete surfaces.

CERTI-VEX SUPER DEGREASER & CLEANER is a powerful industrial grade product that is specifically formulated to clean grease and oil stains, tire marks, and dirt from concrete, masonry, stone, vinyl flooring, and tile. Dilute for use as an economical daily or weekly cleaner for lighter duty applications. Certi-Vex Super Degreaser & Cleaner is based on natural pine oil enhanced with detergents, wetting agents and specialty solvents in a safe non flammable emulsion.

BENEFITS

  • Deep aggressive cleaning
  • Non-flammable
  • Removes dirt, grease and oil that other cleaners miss
  • Cleans horizontal and vertical surfaces
  • Dilutable for economical use
  • No soap scum
  • Remove most tire marks

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MoistureBloc Adhesive Remover

Strips adhesives from concrete floors.

MOISTUREBLOC ADHESIVE REMOVER strips adhesives from concrete surfaces with relative ease. Removes many types of adhesives from such as cut back, latex and pressure sensitive.  The product will also clean oil stains from concrete. After use, MoistureBloc Adhesive Remover is emulsifiable with water and general cleaners to yield a concrete surface that is clean and ready for subsequent treatments. To remove coatings such as epoxies, sealers and curing compounds, use MoistureBloc Stripper.

StarSeal EF Degreaser & Cleaner

Soy based industrial grade daily and surface preparation cleaner. Effectively and safely cleans grease and oil stains, tire marks and dirt from concrete, masonry, stone, vinyl flooring and tile.

STARSEAL EF DEGREASER & CLEANER is an all natural industrial grade daily and surface preparation product that is formulated to clean grease and oil stains, tire marks, and dirt from concrete surfaces, stone and other surfaces. Dilute for use as an economical daily or weekly cleaner for lighter duty applications. StarSeal EF Degreaser & Cleaner is derived from soybean oil which is an environmentally friendly bio based agricultural material making it user safe, low odor and is easily cleaned up with water.

BENEFITS

  • Professional strength
  • Removes dirt, grease oil and most tire marks
  • Dilute for economical use
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Made from over 96% renewable resources
  • Safe to use
  • Low odor
  • Cleans horizontal and vertical surfaces
  • Solvent free

StarSeal EF Neutralizing Rinse & Cleaner

An easy, safe way to neutralize harmful acid residue from concrete and masonry.

STARSEAL EF NEUTRALIZING RINSE & CLEANER is an easy and safe way to neutralize harmful acid residue from surfaces before applying a coating or penetrating product. StarSeal EF Neutralizing Rinse can be used on all concrete, brick, tile, stone and masonry when acid has been previously used in cleaning, etching or staining processes. Ideal neutralizing solution for acid stained and etched floors to effectively control pH and alkalinity to safe levels. Can also be used as a light duty, eco-friendly, phosphate free cleaner.

BENEFITS

  • Eco-friendly
  • Ideal neutralizing solution for acid stained and acid etched floors
  • Effectively controls ph and alkalinity to safe levels
  • Prevents acid/coating adhesion failures
  • Light duty cleaner
  • Phosphate free

StarSeal EF Safe Etch

A safe to use, non hazardous interior/exterior, surface etch material specifically formulated to prepare the surface prior to product application.

STARSEAL EF SAFE ETCH is part of the Vexcon family of concrete and masonry surface prep products. It is a safe to use, non hazardous interior/exterior, surface etch material specifically formulated to prepare the surface prior to final product application. It is designed to etch bare concrete and masonry surfaces to improve adhesion of Vexcon coatings and penetration of surface treatments.

BENEFITS

  • Removes efflorescence and laitance
  • For fresh and existing concrete and masonry
  • Aids in proper penetration and performance of coatings and penetrating surface treatments
  • Safer to use than other types of acidic products
  • Will not damage cement paste
  • Zero VOC
  • Non-fuming

StarSeal EF Stripper

Soy based stripper removes paints, varnishes, urethanes, epoxies, sealers, acrylics, floor waxes, adhesives and curing compounds from concrete, masonry, brick, stone and wood.

STARSEAL EF STRIPPER is an all natural industrial grade product that effectively and safely strips concrete and other surfaces with relative ease. Removes many types of coatings such as previous applied sealers. After use, StarSeal EF Stripper is emulsifiable with water to yield a surface that is clean and ready for subsequent coatings or penetrating treatments.

BENEFITS

  • Environmentally friendly
  • Made from over 95% renewable resources
  • Low odor
  • Solvent free
  • Removes multiple coating layers
  • Professional strength
  • Safe to use
  • No petroleum solvents

StarSeal FC Floor Cleaner

A heavy-duty cleaner for fresh concrete that is highly effective at safely removing laitance and surface salts from fresh concrete floors.

STARSEAL FC FLOOR CLEANER is a heavy-duty cleaner for fresh concrete that is highly effective at safely removing laitance and surface salts from fresh concrete floors. This residue is often encountered after curing blankets have been removed from the concrete surface. Without removal and proper cleaning of the concrete floor, subsequent application of surface applied treatments such as alkali silicate densifiers will not perform properly. StarSeal FC Floor Cleaner is formulated as a ready-to-use, water based solution with zero VOC’s.

BENEFITS

  • High strength, effective formula
  • Contractor-friendly, water based formulation
  • Ready to use
  • Safer to use than other types of acidic cleaners
  • Will not damage cement paste
  • Aids in proper penetration and performance of alkali silicate surface treatments
  • Zero VOC

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