Laying Glass Mosaics

From the training base before applying the grout. Substrate preparation for laying tile surface should be smooth and clean without cracks. If the foundation is cracked and it has a loose surface then it should be treated accordingly. Otshpaklevat or primed. Caution If your mosaic is made of clear glass that the base should be white.

Qualitative basis is of great importance for styling, since any lack of it is visible through the transparent glass mosaics. Preparatory work before laying the glass mosaic. Before starting the work necessary to make a layout of the surface on which the material will be glued. Horizontal and vertical line through the level, plumb and line. According to him, you'll determine the accuracy of the location of matrices with respect to horizon. Preparation and application of an adhesive solution.

For fixing glass mosaic use a special glue, the basic requirements of the adhesive: 1 – it should be suitable for bonding glass mosaic 2 – to be white, white glue will show through translucent tesserae mosaic. 3 – must fit the base and the conditions in which the material will be used (street or an inner room in the pool or not, the reason may be cement, plastics, ceramics, wood, metal, all this must be considered when The choice of adhesive) start making glue. Proportions for mixing glue looking at the packaging. Quantity of finished adhesive, it is necessary to calculate from the accounts of his survival (the time after which the ready-made solution begins to solidify) and the area to which you can glue the puzzle during his survivability.