Doubts when choosing the best way to install polystyrene mouldings?

Santa Luzia will help find the best solutions for the installation of skirting boards, architraves, decorative mouldings, wainscots and wall covings on various types of surfaces. Check out some tips below:
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Installing polystyrene mouldings (skirting boards, architraves, decorative mouldings, wainscots and wall covings), such as those from Santa Luzia is not as complicated as it may seem. You just need to pay a little attention when choosing the ideal products for the installation before getting down to business. To avoid mistakes, we have created some tips that will help in the process of fixing the products. The tips will be about Santa Luzia Glue, Super Adhesive, T Bracket, Double-Sided Tape , Sealant and Premium Caulk. In addition, we have selected other links important for knowledge that will avoid unpleasant surprises when storing or painting the products.

Factory Tips and Recommendations!

For the installation of Polystyrene Mouldings, we recommend using the following accessories:

  • Important:  For apartments  that do not accept holes in the walls, we suggest using the Santa Luzia Double-Sided Tape instead of the Santa Luzia T Brackets.
  • Installation on other surfaces: It is recommended to use  Santa Luzia Super Adhesive plus Santa Luzia Double-Sided Tape. 

Note: For apartments that do not accept holes in masonry walls, we suggest the use of Santa Luzia Double Sided Tape instead of the Santa Luzia T Bracket.

Average Yield of Accessories

Santa Luzia glue

  • Excellent adhesion on masonry walls and Santa Luzia polystyrene mouldings. Internal use only!

 

  • Tube with 400 g can yield up to three 2.4 meter long bars, totaling 7.2 linear meters for skirting boards or architraves 2 3/4" to 5 7/8" tall;

 

  • 3 Kg tubes yield approximately 22 bars “54 linear meters” for skirting boards or architraves 7 to 15 centimeters tall;

 

  • 1Kg or 5Kg glue pots yield approximately 12 to 14 linear meters per Kg. Applied with spatula for skirting boards or architraves from 7 to 15 centimeters tall;

 

  • For 20 to 25 cm tall mouldings, we suggest applying 4 “squiggley” lines  of Santa Luzia Glue that will have an average yield of 3.6 meters per tube.

 

  • Glue pots – 1 kg or 5 kg, the average yield per kg is 6 to 7 meters per kg for mouldings of 20 to 25 centimeters, applied with a spatula.

Attention: For WATERPROOF walls, we recommend using the Santa Luzia Super Adhesive instead of the Santa Luzia Glue!

  • Santa Luzia T Bracket: Ideal for initial anchoring of products indoors. 6 Santa Luzia T Brackets per 2.4 meter bar is recommended. The recommended distance between the brackets is 40 cm in the longitudinal direction of the bar. There are packages with 30, 50 and 100 units.
  • Santa Luzia Double-Sided TapeIdeal for initial anchorage of Santa Luzia products in indoor environments. The average yield of tape per bar is 36 cm for pieces of tape of up to 3 cm long, every 40 cm, in the longitudinal direction of the bar. Important: We recommend using six pieces of tape at the top and six pieces at the bottom of wall baseboard or door casings with a width greater than 5 cm. Available in 2 and 10 meter rolls.
  • Santa Luzia Super Adhesive:  has excellent adhesion to common glass, aluminum, tile, ceramic, fiberglass, MDF, Santa Luzia polystyrene skirting boards and Santa Luzia polyurethane wall coverings. Recommended for indoor and outdoor areas. Once cured, it can be painted. Its average tube yield is three 2.4 meter long bars totaling 7.2 linear meters for mouldings from 7 to 15 cm tall.
  • For 20 to 25 cm tall mouldings, we suggest the application with 4 “squiggley” lines of Santa Luzia Super Adhesive that will have an average yield of 3.6 meters per tube.
  • Premium White Santa Luzia paste for final finishing.

Average yield of Santa Luzia Premium Caulk“90 grams  is up to 30 linear meters for a slit of up to 1 millimeter. 

Average yield of Santa Luzia Premium Caulk“340 grams  is up to 370 linear feet linear for a crack of up to 1 millimeter. 

  • Santa Luzia Sealant: Ideal for finishing on Santa Luzia skirting boards, decorative mouldings, wall covings and architraves. Also suggested for sealing around window frames, windows, other wall baseboards, door casings and furniture finishes. Adheres to wood, MDF, plywood, concrete, plaster, drywall, stone and masonry. Note:  The average performance of the Santa Luzia Sealant is up to 50 linear meters for a gap of up to 2 millimeters.

Attention: The yields mentioned above may decrease according to the imperfection or the linearity of the surface to be installed.

Installation video on masonry wall
Installation video on other surfaces

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2 comments

Is the rodapé model 3444 black the same model as the 444 white, differing only in color?
And What are the finishing terminals for these models

Hi! Yes are the same rodapés. But the line has no terminals! But you could paint the terminals white with black, for example.

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