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- How much tile adhesive do you need?
- Expert advice and recommendations
- Tile adhesive consumption depending on the structure and parameters of the tile
During the period of construction work, it is very important to pre-calculate the amount of material in order to make an estimate correctly and not overpay for unnecessary products. How to calculate the consumption of tile adhesive? Very simply, use our online calculator and you will find out how much tile adhesive is needed depending on the layer of the mortar. The calculator will calculate the consumption of tile adhesive Eunice, Osnovit, Liktol, Volma. Material calculator will help you find out how many bags of glue you need to buy and what the total weight of the cargo will be.
How much tile adhesive do you need?
First of all, you need to pay attention to the approximate consumption of material, which is indicated on the packing bag. Of course, these are only approximate figures, because the residual result will depend on many factors:
- uneven walls;
- comb selection;
- tilt of the comb;
- porosity of the tile;
- the size and type of tiles;
- the dexterity of the master and his professional skills;
- temperature indicators.
Thanks to fast online calculators, you can find out how much tile adhesive is needed and reduce the probability of error to a minimum and make a more accurate consumption of tile adhesive per square meter. To do this, you need to indicate in the proposed table the surface area, the thickness of the intended layer and the type of glue. If there is a tile measuring 20 by 30 cm, then it should be applied with a thickness of no more than 1 cm. The final figure helps the master to determine the amount of tile glue purchases for the floor from the walls in the bathroom to the entire surface.
|Product||Tile adhesive UNIS 2000 / UNIS 2000 (25 kg) Tile adhesive UNIS PLUS / UNIS PLUS (25 kg) Tile adhesive UNIS XXI / UNIS XXI (25 kg) Tile adhesive RUSEAN FIXATOR (25 kg) Leveling tile adhesive OSNOVIT MASTPLIX AC12 T (T -12) (25 kg) Fast-hardening tile glue OSNOVIT SCORPLIX T-15 (25 kg) Tile glue OSNOVIT STARPLIX AC11 (T-11) (25 kg) White tile glue OSNOVIT BELPLIX AC17 W (T-17) (25 kg)) Tile adhesive for reinforced fixation gray OSNOVIT MAXIPLIX AS16 (T-16) (25 kg) Tile adhesive OSNOVIT BAZPLIX T-10 (25 kg) Tile adhesive OSNOVIT GRANIPLIX AC14 (T-14) (25 kg) Tile adhesive effective OSNOVIT MASTPLIX AC12 (T-12) gray (25 kg) Plaster-adhesive mixture OSNOVIT KAVERPLIX TS117 (T-117) (25 kg) Tile adhesive ECO Basic (25 kg) Adhesive for tiles and porcelain stoneware VETONIT EASY FIX / VETONIT EASY FIX (25kg) Adhesive for tiles and porcelain stoneware VETONIT PROFI PLUS / VETONIT PROFI PLUS (25 kg) Adhesive for indoor tile works VETONIT OPTIMA / VETONIT OPTIMA (25 kg) Tile adhesive LITOKOL K17 / LITOCOL K17 porcelain stoneware (25 kg) Tile adhesive LITO LITOKOL K47 (25 kg) Tile adhesive LITOKOL LITOFLEX K80 / LITOKOL LITOFLEX K80 facade (25 kg) Tile adhesive LITOKOL LITOFLEX K81 / LITOKOL LITOFLEX K81 (25 kg) Tile adhesive LITOKOL LITOFLEX K80 (25 kg) tile LITOKOL LITOPLUS K55 / LITOKOL LITOPLUS K55 white (25 kg) Tile adhesive LITOKOL LITOSTONE K98 / LITOKOL LITOSTONE K98 (25 kg) Tile adhesive LITOKOL LITOSTONE K99 / LITOKOL LITOKOL LITOSTONE K99 / LITOCOL LITOKOL LITOSTONE K99 kg K77 for large-format underfloor heating (25kg) Tile adhesive LITOKOL X11 / LITOCOL X11 for swimming pools (25 kg) Tile adhesive IVSIL TERMIX / IVSIL TERMIX (25 kg) Tile adhesive VOLMA CERAMIC PLUS (25 kg) Adhesive for white marble. glass and mosaics PERFEKTA / PERFEKTA HARDFIX WHITE (25 kg) Adhesive for ceramic tiles and porcelain stoneware PERFEKTA / PERFECT SMARTFIX (25 kg) Adhesive for ceramic tiles and laying of porcelain stoneware on the floor PERFEKTA / PERFECT TILES STARTFIX (25 kg) for ceramic tiles. porcelain stoneware and stone PERFEKTA / PERFECT SMARTFIX PLUS (25 kg) Adhesive for ceramic tiles. porcelain stoneware and natural stone PERFEKTA / PERFECT MULTIFIX (25 kg) Adhesive for ceramic tiles. porcelain stoneware and natural stone PERFEKTA / PERFECT MULTIFIX WINTER (25 kg) Adhesive for porcelain stoneware. natural stone and clinker tiles PERFEKTA / PERFECT HARDFIX (25 kg) Adhesive for porcelain stoneware.natural stone and clinker tiles PERFEKTA / PERFECT HARDFIX WINTER (25 kg) Glass glue.mosaic and stone PERFEKTA / PERFECT MULTIFIX WHITE (25 kg) Mounting glue for thermal insulation PERFEKTA / PERFECT EKOTEK (25 kg) Reinforced glue for porcelain stoneware and ceramic tiles PERFEKTA / PERFECT GOLDER (25 kg) PERFECT Glue for natural stone LINE ECOFLEX (25 kg) Adhesive for all types of tiles on difficult substrates BERGAUF Maximum (25 kg) Adhesive for ceramic tiles BERGAUF Keramik / BERGAUF Ceramic (25 kg) Adhesive for large and heavy slabs BERGAUF Granit / BERGAUF Granite (25 kg) Adhesive for expanded polystyrene mineral wool and reinforcing layer BERGAUF Isofix (25 kg) Adhesive on white cement for transparent tiles and mosaics BERGAUF Mosaik / BERGAUF Mosaic (25 kg) Reinforced adhesive for ceramic tiles BERGAUF Keramik Pro / BERGAUF Ceramics (25 kg))Keramik Pro / BERGAUF Ceramic Pro (25 kg)Keramik Pro / BERGAUF Ceramic Pro (25 kg)|
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Expert advice and recommendations
Before you start applying glue to the base, you need to remember some points:
- If the surface is flat and the height differences are less than 3 mm, then the glue consumption will be minimal. It can be applied in layers up to 5 mm solely for adhesion to the tile base.
- If the surface is uneven, then the glue will also serve for leveling, and therefore, when calculating the consumption of tile glue, it is important to take into account the amount of material used for rough work.
- To save glue, it is advisable to carry out preliminary leveling, plastering and thorough priming of the base.
- In order for the online tile glue calculator to show accurate results, you need to correctly choose the type of glue, depending on the type of composition optimized for application to various surfaces, metal, wood, concrete, old tiles, etc.
In addition to the main components, tile adhesive contains additional components that are used for better adhesion, elasticity, and resistance to temperature extremes. This indicator affects both the properties of the material and its consumption.
Tile adhesive consumption depending on the structure and parameters of the tile
Attention: the larger the tile size, the more glue should be applied. Using a tile glue calculator, you need to accurately indicate these parameters in order to minimize possible errors. For larger elements, the glue is applied in a layer of 5 mm or more.
Highly porous products require one and a half to two times more glue than materials with a low absorption rate. For ordinary repair work, a universal tool will fit - glue based on a cement-sand mixture.
Other factors that can affect the unforeseen consumption of tile glue are the manner of work of the master, strictly adhered to the allowable time for adjusting the tile.
It is important to follow the manufacturer's instructions and mix only the amount that you can work out in 1-2 hours, this is due to the solidification of the solution. This will prevent you from throwing away spoiled solution and save your budget.
Using a tile adhesive consumption calculator, you can determine in advance the number of bags of adhesive composition, and to achieve more accurate results, you can buy a little mixture and install a small amount of tiles, while knowing the exact coverage area.
The result obtained in this way will be more truthful, and the online assistant will help every master.
Successful repairs and minimum consumption of building materials!