Mapei Unveils Ultracoat Range for Wood Floors

July 19, 2013

Mapei has launched its new Ultracoat Range to the UK market. Already established in Europe the comprehensive range offers a complete system of products to achieve the ultimate finish for wooden flooring, according to the company. The range has varying characteristics, to bring out different features dependent on the wood species, the number of coats and the end result preferred.
Ultracoat Aqua Plus is a filler of high residual solids content for mixing with sawdust for filling joints in wooden floors; Ultracoat Universal Base is a one-component, rapid-drying basecoat; Ultracoat Premium Base is a two-component base coat with high insulating properties; Ultracoat Easy Plus is a one-component polyurethane varnish suitable for floors with frequent pedestrian use;  Ultracoat High Traffic is a two-component polyurethane varnish for floors subject to extremely high levels of pedestrian use; Ultracoat Oil is a natural drying solvent-free resin for treating wooden floors, giving a warm rustic effect finish; Ultracoat Oil Care is a natural drying resin oil for finishing floors treated with Ultracoat Oil to provide ongoing maintenance and refresh old floors and Ultracoat Universal Cleaner is a concentrated detergent for varnished or oiled wooden floors.

Mapei’s Ultracoat Range helps to achieve both the mechanical and aesthetical requirements for wooden flooring, making the complete system ideal for a range of environments including; residential homes, commercial areas, gyms and sports floors. The Ultracoat products make up water-based systems with class B1 fl s1 and C fl s1 fire resistant certification; in addition they don’t contain any trace of NMP, a solvent which has proven to be a health risk because it continues to emit harmful substances even after application.