Schlüter Systems - KERDI BOARD - Bathroom Fitters
Galus GBS Bathroom Fitters Proudly Present: Schlüter-Systems KERDI BOARD is a multifunctional tile substrate for wall areas, which can be used for creating bonded waterproofing assemblies with tile coverings. Additionally, the product has many uses as a structural panel.
It consists of an extruded hard foam panel, with a special reinforcement material on both sides and fleece webbing for effective anchoring in the tile adhesive. With the available panel thicknesses of 5, 9, 12.5, 19, 28, 38 and 50 mm, Schlüter®- KERDI-BOARD covers a broad range of application areas for creating level, waterproof substrates for the installation of ceramic and natural stone tiles. With suitable preparation of the joint areas, the structural panel may be used for officially approved bonded waterproofing assemblies.
Schlüter-Systems KERDI-BOARD holds national technical approval (abP) required in Germany. Moisture exposure class according to abP: 0 - B0 as well as A and C.
Schlüter-Systems KERDI-BOARD has the required European Technical Assessment (ETA) as specified in ETAG 022 (bonded waterproofing assemblies) and bears CE marking. Moisture exposure class according to ETAG 022: A and C.
Schlüter-Systems KERDI-BOARD is suitable for: creating tile substrates on green masonry, existing substrates of all kinds and stud frames made of wood or metal; creating straight or curved separating walls; concealing wall mounted installations and piping (pipe boxes); creating straight or curved bathtub and shower surrounds; as well as creating work surfaces, vanities, storage shelves or any other bathroom structures. The material is equally suitable for creating level substrates in floor renovation projects e.g. residential bathroom installations designed for foot traffic.
Schlüter-Systems KERDI-BOARD is simply cut to size with a utility knife. The gridlines printed on the surface are helpful for neat and quick installation.
Schlüter-Systems KERDI-BOARD can be fully adhered in wall areas or alternatively attached with dabs of adhesive. If necessary, the material may be secured with additional wall anchors. In the case of stud frames made of wood or metal, Schlüter-Systems KERDI-BOARD is attached with screws from the matching hardware system.
Tiles can be installed directly over Schlüter-Systems KERDI-BOARD by Galus GBS Bathroom Fitters using the thin-bed method, but other suitable trowel applied coverings or plaster layers can be utilised, please contact us for advice.
Schlüter®-KERDI-BOARD-N prefabricated installation elements are available for the creation of niches and storage surfaces in walls with a column structure.
Schlüter®-KERDI-BOARD-E/-U and -V are prefabricated panels for creating, e.g. pipe coverings. They are available as angled, U-shaped and slotted Schlüter-Systems KERDI BOARD panels for creating rounded edges. Schlüter-Systems also offers profiles and attachment hardware for wall connections and finishing edges, as well as matching wall anchors and screws.