Concrete Masonry Units

Concrete Masonry Units

The listed surface preparation techniques and recommended coating systems are commonly recommended for concrete masonry units substrates scheduled for heavy-duty protective coatings on commercial, institutional and light industrial projects.  Other surface preparation techniques and Pinnacle Protective Coatings' products may be better suited for your project.  Please contact your Diamond Vogel representative for personalized service.

Common Surface Preparation Techniques

SSPC-SP 13 / NACE No. 6 Surface Preparation of Concrete

Recommended Systems

Epoxy Systems

Primer CoatFinish CoatFinishFeatures
Mult-E-Poxy 180 Epoxy MasticMult-E-Poxy 180 Epoxy MasticSemi-GlossSelf priming.  Can be applied over most existing coatings.   Excellent resistance to moisture and chemicals.
Mult-E-Poxy 180 Epoxy MasticMult-E-Poxy 240 Gloss Polyamide EpoxyGlossCan be applied over most existing coatings. Excellent resistance to moisture and chemicals.

Epoxy/Urethane Systems

Primer CoatFinish CoatFinishFeatures
Mult-E-Poxy 180 Epoxy MasticMulti-Thane 330 High Solids Acrylic PolyurethaneGlossExcellent color and gloss retention. Provides superior chemical and abrasion resistance.  Offers good moisture resistance. Tolerant to tight rust.
Mult-E-Poxy 180 Epoxy MasticMulti-Thane 340 High Solids Acrylic PolyurethaneSemi-GlossExcellent color and gloss retention. Provides superior chemical and abrasion resistance.  Offers good moisture resistance. Tolerant to tight rust.

Epoxy Block Filler/Epoxy Systems

Primer CoatFinish CoatFinishFeatures
Vers-E-Poxy 100 Waterborne Epoxy Block FillerMult-E-Poxy 180 Epoxy MasticSemi-GlossExcellent high-build, moisture resistant system.  Develps a smooth finish on rough, porous surfaces.
Vers-E-Poxy 100 Waterborne Epoxy Block FillerVers-E-Poxy 131 Waterborne Acrylic EpoxySemi-Gloss or GlossLow VOC system that exhibits good flexibility, moisture and chemical resistance. Also provides good color and gloss retention. Develops a smooth finish on rough, porous surfaces.

Epoxy Block Filler/Urethane Systems

Primer CoatFinish CoatFinishFeatures
Vers-E-Poxy 100 Waterborne Epoxy Block FillerMulti-Thane 330 High Solids Acrylic PolyurethaneGlossExcellent color and gloss retention. Provides superior chemical and abrasion resistance.  Offers good moisture resistance. Tolerant to tight rust.
Vers-E-Poxy 100 Waterborne Epoxy Block FillerMulti-Thane 340 High Solids Acrylic PolyurethaneSemi-GlossExcellent color and gloss retention. Provides superior chemical and abrasion resistance.  Offers good moisture resistance. Tolerant to tight rust.

Block Filler/Pre-Catalyzed Epoxy

Primer CoatFinish CoatFinishFeatures
DiaPro Acrylic Block FillerEas-E-Poxy Pre-Catalyzed Waterborne EpoxySemi-GlossFast and easy protection for mild to moderate environments. Resists a wide variety of chemicals and stains.
DiaPro Acrylic Block FillerEas-E-Poxy Pre-Catalyzed Waterborne EpoxyEggshellFast and easy protection for mild to moderate environments. Resists a wide variety of chemicals and stains.