Silk™ Patching & Finishing Compound

Product ID: TDS244

A fast-curing, calcium aluminate based, patching and finishing compound that provides a smooth finish to a variety of substrates prior to the installation of floor coverings. Formulated with Controlled Cure Technology,™ Silk helps eliminate installation problems of bond failure, crumbling, mildew and staining of resilient flooring due to free-moisture found in traditional underlayments. Its rapid setting formula allows installation of most floor coverings in as little as 30 minutes.

  • Superior mixing and handling
  • Excellent for skim coat patching applications
  • No additives required
  • Apply from featheredge to 1″
  • Install flooring in as little as 30 minutes
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Coverage Chart

SQUARE FOOT COVERAGE PER 10 LB BAG (SQUARE METER PER 4.5 KG). Coverage will vary depending on the texture of the surface being smoothed.

As a Skim Coat 100 ft² (9 M²) 300 ft² (27 M²)
1/8" (3 mm) 33.3 ft² (3 M²) 35.9 ft² (3.3 M²)
1/4" (6 mm) 16.6 ft² (1.5 M²) 17.9 ft² (1.6 M²)
1/2" (12 mm) 8.3 ft² (0.7 M²) 8.9 ft² (0.8 M²)
1" (25 mm) 4.1 ft² (0.3 M²) 4.4 ft² (0.4 M²)