Gyvlon Screed
Installation

The application of Gyvlon® Screed in images

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Application

1 - Preparing the sub-base to receive a Gyvlon® Screed product 

Réception et préparation

  • Gyvlon® Screed products should only be laid on a suitable, well prepared substrate
  • Screed can be laid either bonded to the substrate or over a separating polythene layer. The separation layer, can be thermal or acoustic insulation. Underfloor heating is recommended with a minimum of 25mm insulation and pipe tubs to be clipped down.
  • Edge strips are recommended around perimeters, hard standings or pipes and joints placed where appropriate.
  • Screed height can be established by laser level from a datum and tripods across the floor 

2 - Pouring 

  • Delivery and quality control of the screed
  • Pouring the screed

Very fast, easy to install and delivered ready-mixed. Both labour and time are removed, compared with traditional screeds, with no waste on site.

 

3 - Screed surface finish

  • Finition de surfaceSurface finish by dappling.
  • The screed surface is simply dappled and left to set. The screed is then accessible from 24 hours of pouring.
  • Once clean and dry, Gyvlon® Screed is the ideal levelling medium for the floor finish, allowing all surface finishes. Gyvlon® Screed ensures the highest quality and sustainability and delivers in terms of: thermal comfort, time, and of course price.
  • It is recommended the screed is sanded as part of the final floor finish preparation.