Porcelain Slab Fixing & Handling Instructions

Please click on the link below to view the Laminam video for 5-6 mm porcelain slabs.  It covers handling, preparing the floor, fixing, etc.

 

This should give you and your contractor a good understanding of what is required when dealing with

large porcelain slabs.

 

  1. Subsurface should be dry, dust free with minimal tolerance on flatness 2 mm over 2m, on walls apply slabs to cementatious Boards e.g. Duckerboard, Wedi, etc. always using solid bed-fixing method as shown in the video.
     
  2. When fixing slabs always use Kerakoll Revolution Grey adhesive plus Mapei grouts and silicons.  Or other similar proprietary brands.
     
  3. N.B. British Standards apply to any installation in the UK, expansion joint distances, etc.