LATICRETE® has developed an installation system that provides a permanent, high strength installation that is freeze/thaw stable and protected from water intrusion. Backed by either the LATRICRETE® 25 Year System Warranty or 15 Year System Warranty, the LATICRETE® Masonry Veneer Installation System (MVIS) allows for increased productivity utilizing either masonry veneer techniques or the "tile setter's" method.
Architectural details are offered at www.laticrete.com/mvis to help design professionals, contractors, and installers understand the range of possible application - and appropriate products and techniques which will assure long-term performance on projects of all types.
LATICRETE® AIr & Water Barrier
A single component, load bearing, vapor permeable, fluid applied, waterproofing, crack isolation, air barrier membrane. LATICRETE Air & Water Barrier produces a seamless, monolithic elastomeric coating and bonds directly to a wide variety of substrates. A vital component of LATICRETE Air & Water barrier comprehensive building protection system.
- Install Adhered Masonry Veneers (AMV) in 1-2 hours
- Designed for use as an air and water barrier behind most exterior wall cladding
- Excellent bond strength
- May contribute to overall building energy efficiency
- Easy to clean up with water
- Exceeds ICC-ES AC 212
PACKAGING: 5 gallon (19 L) pail liquid; 36 units per pallet
COVERAGE: 250 sq. ft. per pail (approximately)
LATICRETE® Hi-Bond Masonry Veneer Mortar
The ultimate, polymer fortified, adhesive mortar for interior and exterior installation of large format adhered masonry veneer stone. LATICRETE® Hi-Bond Masonry Veneer Mortar mixes easily with water and is formulated to achieve unsurpassed workability and adhesion.
PACKAGING: 50 lb (22.7 kg) bag; 56 bags per pallet; Grey color
MIXING: 5.5 quarts (5.2 L) of water per bag (approximately)
COVERAGE: 30-33 sq. ft. per bag (approximately)
LATICRETE® Masonry Pointing Mortar
A factory prepared, Masonry Pointing Mortar designed to be mixed with water or LATICRETE Mortar Enhancer. Formulated from a blend of high strength portland cement, graded aggregates, and color-fast pigments. Provides a joint that is dense, hard, and durable.
PACKAGING: 50 lb (22.7 kg) bag; 56 bags per pallet
COVERAGE: 175-185 linear ft. with 3/4 inch wide by 1/2 inch deep joint (approximately)
Thin Stone Veneer Installation Guide and Product Catalog
LATICRETE® MVIS System
Cold Temperature Thin Veneer Installation Information
According to LATICRETE, there is a simple rule to follow when the temperature is low during installation: The 18º (8ºC) Rule – for every 18ºF below 70ºF (8ºC below 21ºC), portland cement and epoxy based materials take twice as long to cure. For more information, please download the below specification and contact LATICRETE International with your specific project needs.