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Ghostshield: Cryli-Tek 5505

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Cryli-Tek® 5505 is an advanced, high performance, industrial strength, decorative sealer that provides an enhanced surface appearance. This unique formula leaves the surface with a gloss shine and clear, non-yellowing finish. Cryli-Tek® 5505 is specially formulated to seal decorative and residential concrete while enhancing the color of stamped concrete, exposed aggregate, and colored concrete pavers; giving these surfaces a deeper, richer appearance. Cryli-Tek® 5505 gives concrete a gloss finish that highlights the color and texture of surfaces. This product has an extremely fast set time and an unsurpassed stain resistance. The treated surfaces will resist chipping, flaking, delamination and breakdown with UV light exposure. Glossy Finish


Exceptional when used for:
  • Substrates: Concrete, stamped concrete, pavers, exposed aggregate, stone
  • Applications: Patios, pool decks, driveways, walkways



  • Easy to clean surface
  • Enhanced surface appearance
  • Durable high-gloss finish
  • Recoatable with another solvent-based acrylic
  • Easy to apply


  • Dirt pick up
  • Mold/mildew growth
  • Intercoat adhesion


  • Water ingress
  • Weathering
  • Carbonation, weak acids and alkaline solutions
  • Wind erosion and general exposure
  • UV degradation


      • 1 gallon
      • 5 gallon
      • 50 gallon 

      Tech Data

      Application Instructions




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      • How long will it take for me to get ghost shied 5505 3 5gallon 34907 Cambridge dr north ridgeville ohio

        Should be 2-3 business days.

      • Is this product a breathable sealer?

        No.  Are you looking for a cure and seal?

      • Will this work with stone essence concrete stain


      • What is difference between 5505 and 5500?

        5505 is high gloss, 5500 is matte. 

        5505 is solvent based, 5500 is water based.

      • Is your product solvent based or water

        This product is solvent based. 5500 is water based

      • Where can I buy it?

        Right here:

        We ship nation wide!

      • Can crylitech 5505 Ghostshield be used on stained concrete? ( Behr semi transparent water based concrete stain )

        As long as the stain doesn't act like a paint, which sits on the surface creating a separate layer, you can use it!

      • Hello Cryli-tech 5505 is appropriate for Pool deck area.? is this a slippery surface on washed aggregate?

        All surface sealers have the chance of becoming slippery when wet.  How slippery depends on the surface you are sealing.  If you have concerns about it being slippery, you can add grip to the sealer such as Shur Grip

      • What if my stamped concrete has some super dismond clear left on it in areas? Can I go over it with this product?

        Someone based to solvent based sealer is generally ok, as the new solvent re-liquifies the old sealer

      • Do you have colors in light medium and dark brown

        Cryli-Tek 5505 isn't a tintable sealer.  If you are looking to add color to sealer, you can check out Super Diamond Clear and the Universal Color Packs.

      • I see here you say you can add color, can this be done after I receive my product at home and where do I get it?

        Yes it can. Contact us via email and we can help you out with colors.

      • Where can I buy This in Canada?

        We can ship to Canada

      • What is the 5 gal coverage?

        Up to 200 sqft per gallon

      • Can I spay this product, does it accept color packs,

        Yes, ghostshield 5505 can be sprayed.  In most cases, it can also be colored.  

      • Can I use this over painted concrete?

        Generally not. It needs to adhere to the concrete.

      • Can you polish this after it sets?

        The manufacturer does not recommend applying any additional coatings over top of this product.

      • Does a newly poured concrete surface need to be cleaned and etched before coating with Cryli-Tek 5505? What is the average lifetime of a Cryli-Tek coated concrete surface with high foot traffic before it must be re-coated? How many coats of Cryli-Tek should you apply to a new concrete surface? What is the best anti-slip additive to add to Cryli-Tek before coating a concrete surface, and how much should be added?

        It should be clean but does not need to be etched. If you were to apply two coats of Cryli-Tek, with high foot traffic, you could expect 2 years. There are more abraision resistant sealers available if longevity is your goal.

        For anti-slip, we offer Shur Grip and Ultra Grip located here:

      • I need water based wet look sealer for concrete pavers This will go over 100 percent acrylic

        For water based, you can check out the Cryli-Tek 5500.

      • Do you have any recommendations on adding a light brown color?

        We don't have color for the Cryli-Tek line but we can add color to other sealer options. My recommendation will vary depending on what state you are in.
        Check out our Universal Color Packs

      • What is the difference between water based and acrylic based. I will be applying to flagstone and aggregate? Neither have been sealed in over 15 years.

        The water based is a matte/satin finish while the solvent based is a glossy finish. The solvent based will be easier to apply.

      • How do you apply?

        Application Instructions

      • Why after a month me coating turned to a milky looking finish

        Do you have moisture coming from the ground below the concrete?

      • I have a stampcrete patio installed last summer. Contractor sealed it with solvent base sealer. Can I go over the top of this with 5505

        5505 is solvent based as well,  so you should be ok.

      • Is it very high gloss ,were to purchase in Toronto ontatio

        It is gloss, wet look. Would not say very high gloss.


        You can thin it with xylene but the manufacturer doesn't recommend it.

      • Can you ship Ghostshield: Cryli-Tek 5505 to California?

        Yes we can

      • I am re-grouting a 20 year old patio off 18” x18” tiles of stone. Is your5505 sealer what I should use to bring out colors and seal against moisture?

        This sealer would definitely help with that.  It is a high gloss, wet look sealer.