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Can this product be used to seal a below grade foundation?
We would not reccomend using this product for sealing below grade. This is a sealer for decorative concrete giving a gloss finish. For basement walls, i would suggest Lithi-Tek 9500 (https://www.concreteandcurbingsource.com/collections/ghost-shield/products/ghostshield-lithi-tek-9500-concrete-sealer-densifier).
For a true foundation sealer, contact us by phone or email for a quote on Tamoseal Foundation Coating (https://www.euclidchemical.com/products/construction-products/waterproofing-dampproofing/waterproofing-dampproofing/tamoseal-foundation-coating/)
Can super diamond clear be applied over an acid stain? Concrete is 2 years old. No finish applied Interior application. Thanks
Assuming the stain has been neutralized and cleaned, you can apply Super Diamond Clear over the top. You will most likely notice the scent indoors, so make sure you have adequate ventilation
What colors options (Colors) can I tint Super Diamond Clear What is the product called Thanks
Here are the color options:
Universal Color Packs
approximately how many sq. ft. will the five gallon can cover ?
350 to 450 square feet per gallon, so 1750 square feet on the low end.
Our concrete patio has an acid stain and was sealed with the super diamond clear sealer. Every year we have had to pressure wash it an seal it again because it turns dull and has a white haze to it. We were told we have to strip it and reseal it. Can you tell us what we would need to do to get the shine back and not have to seal it every year?
Typically, sealer becomes hazy due to water beneath the surface of the sealer. Give us a call and we can discuss some options for you. 888-391-2227
How to apply?
Sprayer or roller would be your best bet. We use a 3/8" nap roller.
Hi, where do I find the packets to add color to the seal or?
They can be found at this link, https://www.concreteandcurbingsource.com/products/universal-color-packs?_pos=1&_sid=5b9b90c6a&_ss=r.
I have a stamped concrete patio that had the Super Diamond Clear applied about three years ago. Is it safe to apply another coat of the same sealer on it now? I know the surface must be clean. Will pressure washing and scrubbing with a brush be good enough? Or do I need to do more prior to reapplying the new sealer?
Sounds like you have a good plan! You can soften the existing sealer with xylene as an added step, but as a general rule, solvent based sealer to solvent based sealer is good for re-application.
I have an exposed aggregate front porch that was sealed in 2008. When removing a stain this past winter, the cleaner removed the seal from one small area of our porch. If I ensure the porch is free of dust and is dry, can I simply apply another coat of Super Diamond Seal or do I need to strip the old sealant off the porch first? Will the new coat bond to the coat that is already on the porch?
If your porch was sealed with a solvent based sealer previously, you can usually go back over top with a solvent based sealer provided it is clean and dry. You can soften the old sealer by spraying with xylene, and then apply your new coat.
Does super diamond maintain its hi gloss appearance on floors that have heavy foot traffic... or in an area where tables and chairs are moved across the floors daily? Does it show scratches and scuff marks?
I would suggest a sealer that is better resistant to abrasion such as Crystal Clear
Can I use this product on stamp concrete
Absolutely. This is great for stamped concrete.
CAN I USE THIS PRODUCT IN PITTSBURGH PA. WEATHER? AND CAN I USE THIS PRODUCT ON 20 YEAR OLD DRIVEWAY ??/ THANK YOU
Surface temperature needs to be at least 40 degree's and dry, but yes you can use it on a 20 year old driveway
Will super diamond clear hold up and be suitable for interior split brick floors?
Yes, however when applied, there will be a definite odor due to the solvents in the sealer, so I wouldn't plan on occupying the space while it cures.
How much coverage should 5 gallon do
350 to 400 square feet per gallon
Can this be used on brick floors?
Yes. Assuming it is grouted.
For my exterior slab, how long should I wait after pouring to apply Diamond Clear?
Diamond clear is a cure and seal so you can apply as soon as you can get in it.
Where can I buy this In WV? I live near Morgantown. Let me know. Thank You!
Not sure who would have this product there. We are a distributor but don't know a local one out there.
Do yo sell super diamond 350 in gallons?
No. Super fishin diamond clear 350 qualifies as hazardous for shopping purposes. Give us a call and we can see if we can help you out with a solution.
I'm looking for Euclid Diamond clear coat "350". Do you carry this particular grade? If so what would the price per 5 gal be for approximately "10" 5gal buckets? Total 50 gallons.
Give us a call or send us an email and we can set you up with a custom quote for 10 pails of Diamond Clear 350. We need a bit more information to get you a quote.
Can this be used inside of a house on a basement floor? Is this product low VOC? Thank you.
This can be used inside, however it is not a low VOC product. It will definitely have a strong odor. Check out the Super Diamond Clear VOX for low VOC
Can you use this on a stone wall?
Depends on the type of stone. Please give us a call and we can figure out if it will work for you!
Is this oil base with high solids
First aid treatment for dogs feet saturated with super diamond clear.
Contact your vet. If the dog hasn't ingested it, you are probably ok, but their feet will be sticky and don't want to have their paws stuck to the floor /ground.
What is the cleaning process
In most cases, a good power washing is good enough to get the contaminants off the surface. In some cases, you will need to use a stripping solution.
What sprayer do you recommend to apply Super Diamond Clear. Cheap sprayers don’t work.
A metal concrete sprayer, like a Chapin 1949
where is Super Diamond Clear available in Ohio or West Virginia?
Due to VOC restrictions imposed in Ohio, super diamond clear is not availabile there. We can however ship to West Virginia.
I placed Super Diamond Clear on my large new exposed agg patio 2 years ago. We get heavy snow and cold in northern Idaho. Is it too soon to give it a second coat? I also plan to put a hot tube on one end of the patio and thought it would be good to give it another coat before I place the tub? Also, now long does it take to ship to me in Idaho zip 83858? Thx
You can definitely apply another coat, just need to make sure it is clean so the coat will adhere to the existing. It also definitely wouldn't hurt to put a coat down before your hot tub goes in.
A pail will take about 3 days to get there.
where can I buy Super Diamond
You can buy it on our website, just click add to cart and go through the checkout process.
Can you tint this sealer?
Absolutely. Check out the Universal Color Packets
Can I still seal concrete that was poured a year ago?
Absolutely. Make sure it is clean and dry , and you're good to go!
Can the sealer be applied by a roller?
Yes. We reccomend a 3/8" nap, solvent resistant roller.
How long does it last typically, how often do u need to reapply it?
The answer to that depends on a few things What is it being used on, what kind of traffic it sees and what kind of elements it is exposed to. In short , we recommend resealing each year for most exterior applications
I had someone put this on my driveway but now it looks like swirls and he did not powerwash before. What can I do? The concrete looked great before but we wanted to make sure it kept it that way. Now I am upset with the outcome.
How did they apply that they got swirls?
You can re-liquefy the sealer with solv-kleen which can help with roller marks and bubbles. If that doesn't work, you might be looking at removing the sealer and starting fresh. The driveway definitely needs to be clean before applying sealer
After application onto my driveway how long do I need to wait before I can drive on it?
6 to 10 hours
How many gallons do I need for driveway that is 2 car width and 3 car length long
Assuming your driveway is approximately 24x56, you would need about 4 gallons at a coverage of 400 sqft per gallon.
Your showing a price o $49.00 on your ad. When I click on the add to order it show s $158. ??
Starting at $49 for one gallon. 5 gallons is $158.
Can I use this on garage floor
Yes, but a better solution would be Siloxa-Tek 8510. It is a penetrating sealer that is salt and oil resistant.
Does the finished product become slick with snow or ice? Using product on exposed aggregate.
It will be a bit slick when wet. You can add shur grip to the sealer to add traction without affecting appearance shur grip
Would this be something you'd recommend using on a basement floor to make it easier to clean and prevent breakdown of the floor?
We would reccomend a penetrating sealer such as our Ghostshield Siloxa-Tek 8510 (https://www.concreteandcurbingsource.com/collections/ghost-shield/products/siloxa-tek-8510)
I had a partial one gallon can of diamond clear in my garage. Age unknown. Gave it to my aunt to cover a cement angel she received. She painted the entire angel with the contents (which had become black over time). She called me today asking what to do because her angel is black and looks awful. Thoughts?
The sealer was black or the angel was black? Either way, i would strip the sealer off using Uni-Stripp and once all of the sealer is removed, wash the angel to remove any other dirt or mildew left behind. If the black is gone and the angel is clean, i would then re-seal with new sealer.
Is it possible to add a color to this sealer for a driveway and sidewalks? If so, what type of color?
Absolutely! You would want to look at the Universal Color Packs (https://www.concreteandcurbingsource.com/collections/sealers/products/universal-color-packs).
Hi I am looking foe a siliconate penetrating sealer. I'm not sure if Diamond Clear meetsthatcriteria. Could you please help? Ivepoured a new sidewalk and patio slab (12 yards) in Minnesota and want to use the correct product. Yours was suggested to me.q Thank you.
For penetrating sealer, I would look at the Ghostshield Siloxa-Tek 8510
This will do the best job of protecting against salt damage .
How long does it take to dry?
Dry to Touch < 1 hour
Recoat 2 hours minimum
Foot Traffic 2 to 4 hours
Wheel Traffic 6 to 10 hours