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Surface Preparation - Asbestos or Fibre Cement

The Asbestos or fibre cement surface you are working with may have to be treated differently depending on its current state.

New / uncoated

For optimal results on a Asbestos or fibre cement surface in a New / unpainted state, please follow the instructions below for preparation and application. Links to the products utilised in this guide are listed below.

Preparation
  1. Wash down thoroughly with G.P. Cleaner
  2. Rinse well with clean water
  3. Allow to drip dry
Application
  1. Apply 1 coat Ultra-BondFirst
  2. Apply 2 final coats of Ultralast product of choice
Previously painted and in good condition

For optimal results on a Asbestos or fibre cement surface in a Previously painted and in good condition state, please follow the instructions below for preparation and application. Links to the products utilised in this guide are listed below.

Preparation
  1. Wash down thoroughly with G.P. Cleaner
  2. Rinse well with clean water
Application
  1. Apply 1 coat Ultra-BondFirst
  2. Apply 2 final coats of Ultralast product of choice
Previously painted and in bad condition

For optimal results on a Asbestos or fibre cement surface in a Previously painted and in bad condition state, please follow the instructions below for preparation and application. Links to the products utilised in this guide are listed below.

Preparation
  1. Remove loose and flaking paint either by scraping or sanding
  2. Abrade entire roof with G.P. Cleaner using Scotchbrite pads
  3. Rinse with clean water
Application
  1. Apply 1 coat Ultra-BondFirst
  2. Apply 2 final coats of Ultralast product of choice
Algae / fungus / lichen

For optimal results on a Asbestos or fibre cement surface in a Algae / fungus / lichen state, please follow the instructions below for preparation and application. Links to the products utilised in this guide are listed below.

Preparation
  1. Remove excess thoroughly by scraping or wire brushing
  2. Apply Prep and work into surface
  3. Leave 30 min then rinse of with clean water
  4. If necessary repeat
Application
  1. Apply 1 coat Ultra-BondFirst
  2. Apply 2 final coats of Ultralast product of choice