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ARDEX launches S 1-K waterproofing compound

Aliquippa, Pa.—Ardex Americas is launching S 1-K, a single-component topside waterproofing compound that is easy to use and produces a flexible waterproof coating ideal for showers, bathrooms and other wet areas.

“We’re excited to add to our waterproofing line this easy-to-use, single component solution,” said Russ Gaetano, senior marketing manager, tile & stone installation systems, Ardex. “Everything about Ardex S 1-K was designed to provide ease for installer, even the containers are oval shaped to readily accommodate a roller.”

Ardex S 1-K is recommended for use over a wide range of substrates and finishes. The workable consistency aims to minimize drips and splatters. Installers can flood test Ardex S 1-K in 12 to 24 hours after the second coat has been applied. It also provides crack isolation up to 1/8-inch. Available in two convenient sizes (large 3.5 and small .7 gallons), Ardex S 1-K provides coverage at nearly 57 square feet per gallon in two coats.

Ardex S1-K is now available for purchase at Ardex distributors throughout North America.

For more information visit ardexamericas.com.