EIFS Base Coat adhesive is designed to be used as an adhesive and base coat in stucco. It requires water only and will cure to a long-lasting coating with great bonding qualities. The Dry-Mix is equal to Wet Base Coat which is used as a base to embed reinforcing mesh in various Systems and as a leveling coat for masonry, concrete, or stucco surfaces.
1. When EIFS Base Coat adhesive is applied as an adhesive using a 3/8” x 3/8” x 3/8” notched trowel to adhere expanded polystyrene (EPS) insulation board to suitable substrates (70-80 sq/ft) per bag.
2. When applied as a EIFS Base Coat adhesive for embedding of Reinforcing Mesh expect:
4.3oz = 130-140 sq/ft per bag
15oz = 90-100 sq/ft per bag
20oz = 70-80 sq/ft per bag
3. When applied as a leveling coat coverage depends on the thickness applied.
Note: Coverage may vary depending on job conditions and applicator.
Store Dry EIFS Base Coat adhesive in a cool dry place. Protect from moisture and direct sunlight.
Dry EIFS Base Coat adhesive is good for six (6) months if stored off the ground in a dry area. High humidity will reduce the shelf life.