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TileLab® Heavy-Duty Stripper & Cleaner

Concentrated cleaner and stripper for tough cleaning jobs. Cleans heavy build-up of grease, scuff marks and most major stains. Strips wax and acrylic floor finishes. Great for renewing old tile installations. Will also remove light cement grout haze and mortar residue. Will not harm the surface and emits no strong fumes or odors.

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Key Features

  • Non-acidic; Strips wax and finishes
  • Cuts through heavy build-up


Suitable Tile Types

Use on tile, stone, marble, granite, grout, cement, masonry and vinyl flooring.

Health Precautions

CORROSIVE. HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED. CAUSES EYE, SKIN AND RESPIRATORY IRRITATION. Wear skin and eye protection. Do not breathe vapor or spray. Contains sodium hydroxide and diethylene glycol monobutylether. If in eyes, flush with water for at least 15 minutes. If on skin, wash with soap and water. If respiratory tract is irritated, move to fresh air. If irritation persists, seek medical attention. If swallowed, DO NOT induce vomiting, seek medical attention. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

Application of Product

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

Read entire label before using. Remove all loose dust and dirt from the surface. For stripping or removing wax and acrylic floor finishes, light cement grout haze or mortar residue use full strength.

For normal heavy-duty cleaning: Mix 1 part Heavy-Duty Stripper & Cleaner with 7 parts water.

For stronger cleaning action: Mix 1 part with 5 parts water. Liberally apply with sponge or mop and allow to stand for 3-5 minutes, 45 minutes for heavy residue. Do not allow it to dry. Lightly scrub the surface with a nylon scrub brush or scrub machine. Remove residue with a mop or wet vacuum. Repeat as necessary. When cleaning or stripping is completed, rinse thoroughly with water and remove residue with mop or wet vacuum.

Cleaning of equipment

Clean tools and hands with water before material dries.


  • Close container tightly after each use
  • Store in original container only
  • Store in and use in temperatures between 40°F - 90°F (4°C and 32°C)
  • Store in areas inaccessible to small children
  • Do not reuse empty container, wrap and discard in trash or recycle

Product Maintenance

Properly installed product requires no special maintenance.

Ordering Information


1 quart (946 mL) bottle

Warranty Information

Product Warranty

Obtain the applicable LIMITED PRODUCT WARRANTY at or send a written request to Custom Building Products, Inc., Five Concourse Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30328, USA. Manufactured under the authority of Custom Building Products, Inc. © 2017 Quikrete International, Inc.

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Coverage Chart

SIZE Min Coverage Max Coverage
For Cleaning:
Quart (946 mL) — Diluted 7:1 200 sq. ft. (19 M²) 600 sq. ft. ( 55.7 M²)
For Stripping:
Quart (946 mL) 25 sq. ft. (2.3 M²) 75 sq. ft. (7 M²)

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