Smith’s Base Boost is a blend of silicates used as an additive to Smith’s Color Floor and/or Smith’s Color Wall to promote substrate adhesion for base or primary colors as well as increase the stains durability.
Smith’s Color Floor and Color Wall stains already achieve superior mechanical adhesion as a result of the modified acrylic carrier, but adding Base Boost into the Smith’s Concentrate produces an additional bond by reacting with the unreacted calcium hydroxide found in the concrete. Smith’s Base Boost should not be used for application to overlays, previously coated substrates, or as an additive for highlight colors.
Available Gallon and 5 Gallon
Generic Type: Blended silicate solution.
Color: Clear liquid
Solids Content: Smith???s Base Boost 10% ?? 2%
General Properties:Smith???s Base Boost is an additive for Smith???s Color Floor and Smith???s Color Wall which promotes substrate adhesion for base or primary colors as well as increases durability of the stains. Smith???s Color Floor and Color Wall stains already achieve superior mechanical adhesion as a result of their modified acrylic carrier, but adding Base Boost into the Smith???s Concentrate produces an additional bond by reacting with the unreacted calcium hydroxide found in the concrete substrate.
May contribute to LEED credits
Coverage per Diluted Gallon: As a primer, 250 square feet. As an additive. 500 square feet per gallon.
Note: Coverage depends on surface porosity, profile and application method.
Recommended Use:Additive or primer for the primary or base color of Smith???s Color Floor or Color Wall installation.
Not recommended for: Application to overlay systems, previously coated substrates or use in highlight colors.
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