Stencilshield is a flexible texture coating that is a brilliant alternative for Covercrete, On-Crete and similar cementitious coatings. We have marketed Stencilshield in Australia, Malaysia and New Caledonia for over 15 years and it currently adorns government facilities, airports, shopping centres, childcare facilities, theme parks , median strips ,as well as driveways, pathways and patios. Over the last 15 years there have been over 500,000 householders in Australia alone that have had Stencilshield applied on concrete surfaces around their homes.
Cementitious vs Stencilshield
Mix for up to 5 minutes per bag / Stencilshield comes in ready to use 10lt pails
Not Flexible and cracks easily / Extremely flexible and resists cracks more easily
Goes off within 5-10 minutes in the bucket / Has a much greater open life
Inhaling dust when mixing / No dust, no mixing, safer for applicator
Limited Colour Range / Can be tinted to over 1000 colours
Fades unless sealed / Uses colourfast technology and doesn’t need to be sealed to lock in colour
Subject to efflorescence / Not affected by efflorescence
Not ready to use / comes pre-tinted, pre-mixed and ready to use
limited shelf life once mixed / can be kept for months and sometimes years if stored correctly
Application is very similar to cementitious coatings and requires adequate preparation of the surface, a primer and 2 coats of the stencilshield. A coloured fleck finishes it off nicely. The clear sealer is optional, but it does help with the cleaning.
Stencilshield is available at all the Lyndons stores in Queensland. Call us now on 07 3274 6911 to try the product out yourself. Pricing is very competitive with the cementitious products.