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Packaging updates

ROCKCOTE EcoStyle 4L, 15L and the ROCKCOTE Generic, yellow 15L pail have all had their artwork updated. Keep an eye out for these new look pails at your local stockist.

Replicating traditional European features – Venetian Plaster

Venetian Plaster has stood the test of time and is still a highly popular decorative finish throughout Europe. The tradition of Venetian Plaster still inspires artisans today and ROCKCOTE Venetian Plaster enables them to replicate these beautiful, luminous finishes.

When to use ROCKCOTE Texprime

ROCKCOTE Texprime is a primer that is highly recommended for use in ROCKCOTE Coloured Render systems to increase the colour consistency of the finished system. 

ROCKCOTE Fast Bond now available in 20L

ROCKCOTE Fast Bond is now available in 20L drums, which have replaced the 15L pails. 

New Natural Materials product: Velvetina

ROCKCOTE would like to introduce the newest edition to the Natural Materials range, ROCKCOTE Velvetina

Winter Grade available now

To assist with longer drying times in winter, ROCKCOTE reminds applicators that selected ROCKCOTE Coloured Render products come in a Winter Grade formula.

How to avoid soft render

Ever noticed that render may not completely harden, staying dry, soft and powdery when the weather is dry and cool? Read on to learn more about why and how to resolve this potential issue.

When to use Rockbond 27

Rockbond 27 is an acrylic-bonding agent specifically designed for use as a primer on highly absorbent substrates, prior to the application of render.

ROCKCOTE's new flooring products

ROCKCOTE would like to introduce two flooring products: RS15 Self-Levelling Underlayment and P15 Underlayment Primer.

Repel now available in 20L drums

ROCKCOTE Repel is now available in 20L drums. These drums will be supplied with a tap for easy dispensing and will replace the current Repel 15L bucket. 

Introducing Armour Matt

ROCKCOTE would like to introduce Armour Matt, which will replace Armour Flat. Armour Matt has been developed with increased crack bridging properties and higher flexibility than...

New Sandcote HYDRATECH - water repellent technology

Note 26 March 2018: ROCKCOTE Sandcote HYDRATECH is the new name for ROCKCOTE Sandcote HydroGuard. There is no change in formulation, this is a change in name only. The change will be rolled out during the end of March and April 2018. ...

Acrybond is available in 20L, 15L & 4L

When to use ROCKCOTE Acrybond

ROCKCOTE Acrybond has multiple purposes, including as a primer on highly absorbent substrates, and it can also be added to ROCKCOTE Quick Render Grey or Quick Render Fine, Quick Float or Quick Render Off-White to increase adhesion and strength.

Bag render and wet weather

Remember to keep bagged render dry until it is ready to be used. This is particularly important to remember now that cold and damp winter conditions are on the way.

Facebook weekly product features

ROCKCOTE’s Facebook page is featuring a new product every week – providing information and advice for use of the product as well as an ‘Image of the Week’ where we invite you to submit your images of the product features for your chance to win. 

Liquid Carnauba Wax packaging size change

Liquid Carnauba Wax will now be sold in 20L drums, and will not require any further dilution.

Acrybond now available in 20L drum

Due to popular demand, ROCKCOTE Acrybond is now available in a 20L drum. 

Oxides and tinting the Natural Materials range

Oxides are used to tint the ROCKCOTE Natural Materials colour range. Read on to find out about what you need to consider when selecting a colour for your Natural Material project.

ROCKCOTE Quick Render FR substrate use changes

The TDS for ROCKCOTE Quick Render Fibre Reinforced (FR) has been updated to reflect the substrates that it is and is not suitable for application over.

When to use ROCKCOTE Anti Efflorescent Primer

ROCKCOTE Anti Efflorescent Primer provides an effective barrier coat against efflorescence that can arise from site mix render and mortar joints. 

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