2 litre containers
Acetone or similar solvent.
25mm masking tape.
3mm notch trowel.
part sealant adhesive.
- Thoroughly clean
the floor where the Vinyl Deck is to installed with acetone soaked
- Wipe over the
back of the Vinyl Deck with an acetone soaked rag.
- Lay the Vinyl
Deck on the floor in the desired position.
- Apply masking
tape to the floor as close to all edges of the Vinyl Deck as allowable.
- Remove the Vinyl
Deck from the floor and lay it upside-down elsewhere.
- Pour approximately
one litre of paste and a proportional amount of powder into the mixing
container, (1 litre : 2 square metres approx.).
- Using a mixing
stick, thoroughly mix the paste with the powder for approximately
5 minutes. Spread any lumps of powder.
- Pour a proportion
of adhesive onto the floor where the Vinyl Deck is to be installed.
- Using a figure
8 motion with the trowel, spread the adhesive evenly over the floor
taking care to cover up to the tape.
- After a section
is trowelled, butt one edge of the appropriate sheet of Vinyl Deck
in the desired position while lifting the opposing edge up from the
- Slowly lower
the raised edge while gently patting the Vinyl Deck onto the floor
from the opposite end.
- When the whole
sheet is in place, apply pressure (not too much) to the edges to ensure
that the adhesive covers the floor to the edges of the Vinyl Deck.
- Remove the tape
from the edges.
- After approximately
one hour, run a Stanley knife around the edge of the Vinyl Deck and
remove any excess adhesive.
- Ensure the
Vinyl Deck is not touched or wet for eight hours.
- When uncured,
adhesive is water soluble. If cured use acetone to clean tools.