Quickset Cement

For use in screeds and render mortars

Overview
Technical Data
  • A fast-setting, rapid-strength, low shrinkage cement for use in screeds and renders, BAL Quickset Cement accepts foot traffic in just three hours and is suitable for installations such as swimming pools or underfloor heating. It has a number of benefits including a 60 minute pot life, and 80% less shrinkage than a standard OPC screed. BAL Quickset Cement is water/frost resistant when set and can be pumped for fast track installation.

    Distributors should consider recommending BAL Quickset Cement as a fast-track screed for indoor and outdoor installations. Crucially BAL Quickset Cement allows significant time savings to be made on key installations compared with using traditional OPC screeds, for example three weeks on swimming pools or 15 days for underfloor heating. As well as offering outstanding performance, BAL Quickset Cement comes with a 25 year guarantee.


  • USE FOR:

    • screeding or rendering to prepare wall and floor surfaces prior to installing most tile types
    • dry/wet – interior/exterior
    • fast-setting: accepts foot traffic in 3 hours

    MAY BE TILED AFTER:4 hours (on bonded screed); 48 hours (on un-bonded or floating screeds)

    COLOUR: Grey

    TYPICAL COVERAGE (per pack):
    SCREED
    (at 50mm thickness)
    RENDER
    (at 10mm thickness)
    cement:sand ratio 1:4 1:5 1:7 1:4
    SIZE: 20kg 1.0m² 1.1m² 1.5m² 5.6m²
    or 20m² if used for SLURRY BONDING COAT mixed with BAL BOND SBR diluted 1:1 with water