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Peel & Stick Primer

Peel & Stick Primer is used for the application of peel and stick mat underlayments like Crack Buster® Pro and EasyMat®. It seals porous surfaces and improves the bond of underlayments.

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Features/Benefits

Key Features

  • Specifically formulated for improved adhesion of peel and stick membranes such as Crack Buster Pro and EasyMat
  • Adheres directly to interior concrete, plywood and OSB
  • Easy to apply - just roll on

Technical/Installation

Applicable Standards

No current standards exist.

Conformance to Building Codes

Installation must comply with the requirements of all applicable local, state and federal code jurisdictions.

Environmental Consideration

Custom® Building Products is committed to environmental responsibility in both products produced and in manufacturing practices. Use of this product may contribute to LEED® certification.

Suitable Substrates

  • Concrete, cement mortar, masonry
  • Cement Backerboard
  • Exterior Plywood and OSB (interior, dry areas only)
  • Exterior Decks – Contact Technical Services
  • Post-Tension Concrete – Contact Technical Services
  • Lightweight Concrete (min. 2000 psi compressive strength)
  • Gypsum-Based cement topping (min. 2000 psi compressive strength)
  • Existing ceramic tile and resilient flooring

General Surface Prep

USE CHEMICAL-RESISTANT GLOVES, such as nitrile, when handling product.

Exterior and wet areas must have proper sloping to drains. All surfaces must be structurally sound, clean, dry and free from contaminants that would prevent a good bond. Newly prepared concrete must be troweled smooth and textured to a fine broom finish and cured for 28 days. Existing surfaces must be scarified and leveled, and all defects must be repaired. Cracks exceeding 1/8" (3 mm) should be treated in accordance with TCNA F125 or TCNA F125A.

Movement Joint Placement

Do not bridge joints designed to experience movement. Carry these types of joints through the tile work. Clean the joint and install an open or closed cell-backer rod to the proper depth, as outlined in the Tile Council Handbook, EJ171. Next compress sealant into the joint, coating the sides and leaving the sealant flush with the surface. When the sealant is dry, place bond-breaker tape over the joint. Install the tile work onto the membrane, but do not bridge the joint. After the tile work is properly set, follow the architect's and manufacturer's instructions to fill the joint with a specified color sealant.

Health Precautions

Wear rubber gloves and eye protection while using this product. Avoid eye contact or prolonged contact with skin and wash thoroughly after handling. If eye contact occurs, flush with water for 15 minutes and consult a physician. Wash thoroughly after handling. Do not take internally. Keep out of the reach of children.

Limitations to the Product

Do not apply to frozen surfaces or when temperatures drop below 50°F (10°C).

Application of Product

Apply with a paint brush or short-nap roller. Apply a thin, even coat and allow to dry to a clear film before applying Crack Buster® or EasyMat® underlayments.

Drying Time

Allow to dry until tacky to the touch (about 30 – 45 minutes). Drying times may vary depending on air temperature and humidity.

Cleaning of equipment

Clean tools and hands with water before the material dries. Clean all spray equipment immediately after use.

Storage

Store in a cool dry area. Keep from freezing.

Product Maintenance

Properly installed product requires no special maintenance. Do not use as a wear surface.

Ordering Information

Packaging

1 Gallon (3.78 L) Bottles

Warranty Information

Product Warranty

Custom® Building Products warrants to the original consumer purchaser that its product shall be free from defects in material and workmanship under normal and proper usage for a period of one year following the date of original purchase. CUSTOM's sole liability under this warranty shall be limited to the replacement of the product. Some states, countries or territories do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. This warranty will not extend to any product which has been modified in any way or which has not been used in accordance with CUSTOM's printed instructions. CUSTOM makes no other warranties either expressed or implied. This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may have other rights that vary from state to state or from one country/territory to another.  This warranty is not transferrable.

Coverage Chart

SQUARE FOOT COVERAGE PER 1 GALLON (SQUARE METER PER 3.78 L)

Thickness  Min Coverage Max Coverage
  400 sq. ft. (37 M²)  

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