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Classi-seal

Discussion in 'Tiling Forum' started by Corky, Jan 14, 2009.

Discuss Classi-seal in the Tiling Forum area at TilersForums.co.uk.

  1. Corky

    Corky Guest

    I came across a guy using this stuff today on a ply lined bath area ,it looks a simple product with a strong adhesive strip that sticks to the back of a shower,bath sink and is tiled over the protruding 75mm ,Im just wondering what you lads make of it .
    Classi Seal ® Flexible Waterproof Upstand
     
  2. DHTiling

    DHTiling Guest

    Alright if you install the bath/tray.....otherwise useless...
     
  3. davy_G

    davy_G Professional Tiler

    Its very common on sites over here, getting more common in domestic applications as well. Its better in my opinion than plumber applied silicone that wont stick to the dusty wall. However most of them have them too tight around the corners and i have to cut the seal (thus rendering it useless & i fill it with silicone instead) to get a tile to fit right in. So as Dave says if fitted correctly they seem fine.

    Better just tanking the whole thing in my opinion though.
     
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  4. hillhead

    hillhead Professional Tiler

    Location:
    Armagh, Ireland
    Your right there Davy,plenty of it here indeed and too tight in the corners,
    i always cut it too when needed and silicon the gap to wall and even stick the seal tight to wall,the tanking kits tape has to drop into corner too,awkward when the seal is cut,lol.good old silicon(mapesil)
     
  5. Corky

    Corky Guest

    Spoke with the plumbing ctr on the job and he said they install it with all their fittings now,something to do with leaks :yes:,I mentioned tanking to the main ctr and he visibly flinched..went upstairs and the tiler (yo-yo) was working in a shower area with classi-seal on 1 of the plasterboard walls :yikes:.
     
  6. C McC

    C McC New to TilersForums.co.uk

    Location:
    Northern Ireland
    The classi products are the best waterproofing products on the market in my opinion. I recently renovated my bathroom with the help of a friend who is a plumber/bathroom fitter. He recommended using a Classi Bathroom Waterproofing Kit for fitting a bath with an overhead shower and it was great. Really straightforward to install with clear instructions and my bathroom has been 100% waterproof since I fitted it! Think they even have a kit for wateproofing a wetroom
    Great products in my opinion.
     
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  7. Localtiler

    Localtiler Trusted Advisor Professional Tiler JOTM Winner

    Location:
    Yorkshire
    Great plug, are you there sales manager ?
     
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  8. pdc

    pdc Living the dream..... Professional Tiler

    If I was a bit more cynical I'd say that post is just spam advertising, once @Dan@Dan has had a chance to see it he may agree...
     
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  9. pdc

    pdc Living the dream..... Professional Tiler

    Maybe the username is short for Classi McClassi
     
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  10. Plan Tec Tiling

    Plan Tec Tiling Administrator Staff Member Trusted Advisor Professional Tiler JOTM Winner Top Contributor

    Location:
    Wimborne, Dorset
    @C McC@C McC I will give you the benefit of the doubt on this occasion. I've removed all of the very well placed hyperlinks. Any further advertising like this and it's the ban button I'm afraid! Nice to hear you like classi seal though :rolleyes:
     
  11. impish

    impish Trusted Advisor Professional Tiler

    Location:
    Lancashire
    They can stay with the plumbers in my opinion.

    No way you can get as tight a corner with classi-seal as you can using Kerdi-keba and and bonding it to the tray with Kerdi-fix.
     
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  12. Plan Tec Tiling

    Plan Tec Tiling Administrator Staff Member Trusted Advisor Professional Tiler JOTM Winner Top Contributor

    Location:
    Wimborne, Dorset
    I agree @impish@impish . For me it can stay in the DIY sheds with the weekend warriors. No place in a professional installation..... IMO
     
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  13. Chalker

    Chalker Trusted Advisor Professional Tiler JOTM Winner

    Location:
    Tadcaster
    Poor show.
    Looks like a blatant plug
     
  14. Andy Allen

    Andy Allen Metro specialist & forum entertainer! Trusted Advisor Professional Tiler JOTM Winner

    Location:
    Gloucester
  15. Localtiler

    Localtiler Trusted Advisor Professional Tiler JOTM Winner

    Location:
    Yorkshire
    They are think and obtrusive, like some members on here :D

    Always wavy too when I see them
     
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