TadelaktForm dry mix to formulate semi hydraulic plaster for Tadelakt finish.
Blend of fine grained minerals and natural pozzolan.
Dry product to be mixed with hydrated lime/lime putty/slaked lime.
Suitable for outdoor and indoor surfaces. Bathroom, Steam room/Hammam, Toilet, Kitchen, decorative in room and office.
Tadelakt require absorbent basecoat. For best results apply on a lime base coat with BaseForm.
Proper substrates for lime base coat: bricks, strawbale, lightclay, hempcrete, ytong blocks, silica blocks, heraklith board, reed mat, gypsum boards after primer.
Properties of Tadelakt
High alkali, fungi free environment.
Hydrophobic but vapor permeable.
Flexible, accommodate the movement.
To be clean and maintain only with natural soaps.
Not resistance to acid.
Tadelakt requires unique knowledge and skill to guarantee a water-repellent surface. Labor intensive, takes meticulous understanding of the material, sequencing, and timing, all while responding to ambient temperature and humidity. The final appearance is dependent on artisan skill and experience.