Home Painting Guide

Our home painting guide includes everything that you need to know to paint your house. This will guide you through the entire process of painting from start to finish in a simple and easy way.

Preventing Measures

Our SmartCare range of products specially designed for your waterproofing needs:



An ultimate water proofing solution for exterior walls with unmatched crack bridging ability.


Areas of applications: All exterior masonry surfaces susceptible to water ingress, like- building roofs/terraces, parapets, sunshades and exterior vertical walls.



  • How to use:

       1. Surface Preparation:   


      Cleaning:

      • Clean the surface and ensure that it is free of dust, oil, grease and loose particles.

      • Remove all bitumen coating completely.

      • It is recommended to use intense wire brushing or high speed water jet for thorough cleaning.

      Repairing:

      • The substrate must be checked for its soundness using small hammer.

      • All cracks at corner joints, channels, parapets and surfaces should be properly treated.

      • Small cracks 3mm or less should be opened, cleaned and filled.

      • Bigger cracks, damaged portions and hollow areas must be repaired with polymer modified cement mortars.

      • Ensure drain pipes are not clogged. All external plumbing leakages must be rectified.

      • Suitable slopping must be provided to roof slab to enable water runoff.

   2. Application:   


Horizontal areas:

STEPS PRODUCT DILUTION(WITH WATER) FORCED COVERGE(SQ.FT/LTR/COAT) APPLICATION TOOL RECOATING PERIOD (HRS)
Self Priming SmartCare Damp Proof 3:1 - Brush/Roller 4 - 6
Waterproofing 1st Coat SmartCare Damp Proof 0 25 Brush/Roller 4 - 6
Waterproofing 2ndCoat SmartCare Damp Proof 0 25 Brush/Roller 4 - 6

    • For waterproofing coats, ensure forced coverage of 25 sq.ft./ltr./coat

Vertical areas:

STEPS PRODUCT DILUTION(WITH WATER) FORCED COVERGE(SQ.FT/LTR/COAT) APPLICATION TOOL RECOATING PERIOD (HRS)
Self Priming SmartCare Damp Proof 3:1 - Brush 4 -6
Waterproofing 1st Coat SmartCare Damp Proof 0 25-30 Brush/Roller 4 - 6
Decorative 1st Coat Apex/ Ultima(any shade) 40% 120 Brush/Roller 4 - 6
Decorative 2nd Coat Apex/Ultime(any shade) 40% 120 Brush/Roller 4 - 6

    • For waterproofing coats, ensure forced coverage of 25 sq.ft./ltr./coat

   3. Precautions:   


    • Do not apply during rains or extreme temperatures.

    • Avoid abuses which may lead to puncturing of membrane.

    • Ensure that the product is applied at least 6 inch inside the drain pipe.

    • For best results, apply parapet to parapet to envelope the entire building.