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AcraTex Masonry Render and Texture System

Dulux AcraTex high performance render and texture coating systems for new or existing masonry substrates, concrete block or clay brick.

Substrate

AcraTex Masonry Render is applied over masonry bricks then meshed, followed by another coat of Render.

Texture Systems

Cement Render Finish:
Use Dulux AcraTex RenderWall Float Finish for a texture/sponge finish.

Acrylic Texture Finish:
Dulux AcraTex HAR Primer 501/8 should be applied prior to the selected Dulux AcraTex acrylic texture coat.

Top Coat

All Dulux AcraTex acrylic textures should be over coated with Dulux AcraTex AcraShield Advance to ensure proper protection of the Dulux AcraTex System.

Key Features
  • 10 year warranty when applied as a full AcraTex system.
  • Durable.
  • Guaranteed long term exterior durability & water resistance.
  • Easy, safe and economical clean-up.
  • Extensive, deep colour range.
  • Resists pollution, chemical attack and dirt pick-up.
  • Resistant to Diffusion of Carbon Dioxide Crack bridging 5 times average film build.
Categories / Ranges
Plaster Render Systems
Scope of Use

Substrate Preparation

  • Glazing on glazed bricks should be ground or scabbled to improve adhesion of the render system.
  • Remove any powdery layers, laitance or efflorescence by detergent cleaning, wire brushing or water blasting.
  • Brickwork is often raked, so rendering requires much more material than face laid brickwork.
  • With both brick and concrete blocks the surface should be examined to determine if it has been laid to specification (flush jointed or face laid) and that the surface variation is within acceptable tolerances.
  • When applying a render coat, the degree to which the render coat camouflages flush walls depends on how well the substrate has been constructed or laid.

Texture and Finish

  • Two coats of AcraShield Advance should be applied over the Dulux RenderWall Float Finish using a 12-16mm nap roller.
  • If a dark colour is chosen over a Acrylic texture two coats of AcraShield Advance is recommended to attain good coverage.
  • All texture and colour samples must be signed by the architect or owner prior to application. 
Literature
Product Assurance
AcraShield Advance (Low Gloss) Datasheet
AcraShield Advance Matt Datasheet
AcraTex Har Primer 501/8 Datasheet
AcraTex Masonry Render Datasheet
Acratex Masonry Render SDS
AcraTex RenderWall Float Finish Datasheet
Maintenance Instructions
SDS - AcraShield Advance (Low Gloss)
SDS - AcraShield Advance (Matt)
Specification Clause (Masterspec)
Warranty
Other Literature
Brochure
Colour Range

A durable exterior acrylic texture system from Dulux suitable for all masonry substrates, concrete and lightweight cladding.

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