Quality begins from the ground up.
Preparing your surface is the most critical task of any tile or stone installation. Custom Building Products offers you one source for the needs of virtually any job.
The foundation of precise tile and stone setting.
Whatever the application, CUSTOM® offers the broadest line of tile and stone setting materials in the industry to give the exact performance your job demands.
Tile grout with dependable performance and color.
Look for tile grout with rock-solid durability, consistency and the largest color palette with Custom. Our grouts are easy to work with yet deliver hard, dense joints.
Care & Maintenance
Stains can RUIN Stone & Tile.Protect Yours Now!
Stains on stone, tile or grout happen easily - and can leave permanent stains. Protect your surface against both oil-based and water-based stains with the right sealer.
Professional Solutions for Professional Results
Offering the largest selection of Sealers, Cleaners, Problem Solvers, Grout Colorant and Stone Restoration products, we provide professionals with the tools and solutions needed to stake their reputations on; making us the #1 Contractor Preferred Manufacturer of Sealers and Cleaners.
Flooring Installation Systems
Start with a strong foundation.
Increase the durability of your floor covering installation by ensuring that your subfloor is properly prepared. CUSTOM® Flooring Installation Systems provide a strong foundation for virtually any project, and deliver optimum performance when used under all types of floor coverings: carpet, wood, vinyl and more.
Shower Installation Systems
Hard core performance.Fast, easy installation.
Custom’s industry-leading variety of waterproof shower slopes and accessories, exclusively manufactured by KBRS. They’re not only twice as strong as any other pre-fabricated shower substrate, but also the fastest and easiest to install.
Profiles & Transitions
Discover a new choice in high-quality profiles and transitions. Create stunning designs in tile and stone without unsightly edges.
A complete line of high performing, aesthetically pleasing edge-protection profiles. Available in the most popular designs and styles, they integrate with most field tile to increase design flexibility and minimize safety risks.
Tools & Accessories
Precision demands the best.
SuperiorBilt® Tools are professionally preferred for tile, stone and floor covering installations.
Thin Veneer Installation Systems
A single source with dedicated service and support.
Custom’s comprehensive TVIS line is engineered as a complete system, giving architects an advanced, premium masonry installation solution for manufactured stone thin veneers.
Products : Thin Veneer Installation Systems : TVIS Care : TVIS™ Penetrating Masonry Sealer
Economical, easy-to-apply, penetrating sealer that resists most common oil-based and water-based stains. Unlike some sealers, it will not leave a difficult-to-remove residue on the surface. Low odor, water-based, neutral pH formula. Use as a pre-sealer before filling joints with pointing mortar for easier cleanup and to reduce cement haze on stone or veneer surface. TVIS™ No VOC (Volatile Organic Compound) formula helps provide better indoor and outdoor air quality compared to similar traditional products.
Surface should be clean, dry and free of waxes, coatings or finishes. Aqua Mix® Heavy-Duty Tile & Grout Cleaner will clean the surface and remove wax finishes. For new installations and best performance allow pointing mortar to cure 48 – 72 hours before application. Will not change the appearance of most surfaces. Test in a hidden area to ensure desirable results.
MAY BE HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED. MAY IRRITATE EYES AND SKIN. Wear skin and eye protection. Contains potassium hydroxide and potassium methyl siliconate. If in eyes, flush with water for at least 15 minutes. If on skin, wash with soap and water. If irritation persists, seek medical attention. If swallowed, DO NOT induce vomiting. Seek medical attention. Keep out of reach of children.
Apply liberally using a hand-pump sprayer. Allow it to penetrate for up to 5 minutes. Immediately wipe off any excess. If first coat has been absorbed, apply a second coat following the same procedure. Porous surfaces may require additional applications. Conduct a test to see if surface is completely sealed after 2 hours by applying drops of water on the surface. If it penetrates immediately, apply an additional coat. If a residue is visible on the surface after drying, remove it with water and a sponge or white polishing pad immediately after application.
Pre-Sealing/Mortar Release: Porous surfaces such as manufactured stone, split brick or veneers, can be stained by pointing mortar during installation. Sealing the surface before filling joints will make pointing mortar removal much easier. Apply one coat of sealer according to directions after manufactured stone or veneer has been bonded for a minimum of 24 hours, or apply to front face of manufactured stone or veneer before installation.
2 – 3 hours.
Clean tools and hands with soap and water immediately after use.
Properly installed product requires no special maintenance.
5 gallon (18.92 L) pail
Custom® Building Products warrants to the original 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. For details and complete warranty information, contact Custom® Building Products or visit customTVIS.com.
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