Which Masonry Paint Is Best?
Again this can depend on the property and your requirements. Below we have listed the paints that we consider to be the best for use on certain property types:
- Coastal or exposed properties: – Rustoleum Murfill or Glixtone High Performance Masonry Paint AC1
- Inland or in a sheltered properties: – Bedec Extra Flex
- Older buildings or properties with lime render: – Keim Soldalit or Mapei Silancolor
To help you decide, read on for more information on the masonry paints listed below. Please bear in mind that this is a loose idea of our most popular masonry paints. We would prefer to discuss with customers before they jump in making a decision.
Rustoleum Murfill Waterproofing Coating for Walls is best used to provide lengthy protection to walls and façades. It is ideal to prevent ageing on exterior walls in the harshest conditions.
Rustoleum Murfill can be applied to all old, sound paintwork via brush or roller. Rustoleum Murfill Waterproofing Paint is designed especially for use on walls and works to protect the concrete against carbonisation and corrosion caused by moisture being present.
Rustoleum Murfill Renovation Paint is 400% Elastomeric. Bridges gaps up to 2mm. 100% waterproof, washable and micro-porous.
In addition, Murfill Renovation paint is best used in normal and industrial environments where the need for protection and resistance is a necessity. Over a period of time surfaces will tend to deteriorate and their conditions will worsen due to the atmosphere. Moreover, Murfill Renovation Paint works well as a resistance to carbonisation and corrosion and is perfect for use on exterior walls.
Glixtone AC1 Masonry Paint offers a life expectancy of 30 years and exceptional level of protection from the elements.
AC1 high performance masonry paint is highly suited for application to harbour buildings, Monocouche Render, seafront housing, hotels, marina walls, car parks and other areas susceptible to carbon pollution. Finally, this Masonry Coating provides property owners with a cost effective means of protecting exterior building surfaces.
Bedec Extra Flex Elastomeric Microporous Masonry Paint with up to 400% elasticity for use over cracks.
Extra-Flex is best used to bridge hairline cracks found in exterior walls. It is ideally suited for the protection of exterior masonry, roughcast, pebble-dash, brickwork, cement and concrete rendered surfaces. Furthermore, this paint provides surfaces with a smooth, long lasting finish that stretches up to 400%. Subsequently, this will aid the prevention of further cracking after the fine cracks have been bridged.
Multi-purpose exterior sol silicate paint system based on a combination of silica sol and potassium silicate binding agents.
Keim Soldalit Silicate Paint is firstly used for providing an ultra resistant coating to exterior walls made out of mineral substrates. Furthermore, you can apply it to all substrates that have been coated with a sound dispersion and silicon based paint.
A silicone resin based paint that has the advantages of traditional mineral based paints as well as synthetic paints.
In short, Mapei Silancolor Paint is developed for exterior and interior substrates. It produces a very permeable coating that is extremely resistant to water vapour and moisture. Finally, Mapei Silancolor Paint offers high adhesion to all types of traditional renders and old well bonded paints.