Company Name:  Technical Finishes (Pty) Ltd

Address:  P O Box 768EPPINDUST7475

Telephone:   +27(0)21 535 4455

Fax :  +27(0)21 535 4467


Approved Extract

The Techfin System is a three-coat application (a base coat of Skimplaster and two finishing coats of Glutone Wall Coating  for use in all regions of South Africa on sound  suitably prepared external and internal wall surfaces as follows:cast-in-situ concrete or precast concreteconcrete bricks and hollow concrete blocks (conventionally built with mortar beds and joints)sand-cement plastersand-cement bagged finishesthe above surfaces  previously painted with PVA paint.Skimplaster is a cement-based and fibre-reinforced wall rendering. It is packaged in 25 kg moisture-resistant paper sacks. It is mixed on site with potable water in accordance with the instructions set out in the certificate holder’s data sheets.

The Skimplaster mix is applied to a nominal thickness of 3 mm  making use of a steel trowel. Glutone Wall Coating is an Agrément-certificated ready-to-use lime-based two-coat wall coating. It is packaged in rectangular plastic buckets of 5 and 20 litres capacity. It is thoroughly stirred on site before application  and at regular intervals to prevent settlement. It is applied in predominantly horizontal strokes  using a 20 cm block brush.

This certificate and Agrément South Africa’s assessment apply only to the Techfin System manufactured by the certificate holder and applied by trained appliers to suitably prepared surfaces as described and illustrated in this certificate  and where the terms and conditions of certification are adhered to.