ARDEX ARDIFIX™ is a two-part polyurethane repair compound for cracks, control joints, spalls and pop-outs on interior or exterior applications. It is ideally suited to seal off cracks and saw-cuts prior to the installation of ARDEX MC™ Moisture Control Systems, Underlayments and Toppings. ARDEX ArdiFix is ultra fast setting allowing the installation to proceed within minutes of application. ARDEX ArdiFix is 100% solids for no shrinkage and cures to a rigid hardness. It also has a wide service temperature range of 0°F to 110°F (-17 to 43°C), making it suitable for applications from freezers to warehouses.
- Two-part polyurethane
- Extremely low viscosity allows for deep penetration
- Repairs very fine cracks
- Mix with sand for larger cracks or repair of spalls and pop-outs
- Use interior or exterior
- Ideal for filling cracks and control joints (saw cuts) prior to the installation of ARDEX MC™ Moisture Control Systems, Underlayments and Toppings
- Ultra fast setting - starts setting in as little as 2 minutes
- Put into service in 10 to 15 minutes
- Grind smooth in 45 minutes
- 100% solids, no VOC’s, non-flammable
Available in 22 oz. dual cartridge system
Ancaster Senior Achievement Centre
Adlers Main Tile & Carpet Co., LTD, consulted ARDEX for a
cost efficient quick resolution to high RH readings. ARDEX developed a solution to address the high moisture readings and need for a level and flat floor in only one weekend. Featured Product: ARDEX K 60(TM) ARDITEX
The retail store requires a three-day installation. Before installing ARDEX PANDOMO® Loft, moisture issues had to be addressed with ARDEX MC™ RAPID Moisture Control System. The installation had to be dust free.
FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX PANDOMO® K2 Design Micro-Topping Compound (White)
Moisture readings were in the high 80s and low 90s, well above
the flooring manufacturer’s recommendations. In a healthcare setting, work had to be done quickly and done right the first time. Featured Products: ARDEX ARDIFIX, MC RAPID, K 55 MICROTEC.
Dyess AFB B1 Bomber
Construction was two weeks behind schedule. The floor had to withstand jet fuel, oil, hydraulic fluids and remain unaffected by weather and other external factors. High loading points were present where the aircraft landing gear is stored. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX K 301™ Exterior Self-Leveling Concrete Topping
A 500-square-foot galley had three inches of build up on the metal deck. It needed primed and smoothed. The boat was scheduled to be seaworthy just four days. While the floor was being installed, other trades also needed access to the boat for repairs. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX K 15 Premium Self-Leveling Underlayment
Harding Academy is a private co-educational day school serving kindergarten through eighth grade in Nashville, Tennessee. The board of directors decided to polish the second floor of the Harding Academy Middle School Building. Because the existing concrete was not suitable to receive a concrete stain and polish, a new self-leveling overlay had to be applied. This new floor was to be installed on the second floor of the building causing some weight load concerns. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX PC-T™ Polished Concrete Topping - Gray
Lime Ridge Mall
More than an inch in height variation across the floor, moisture readings up to 95% present in the slab, significant cracking and surface contamination on the existing concrete. Featured Products: ARDEX Polished Concrete Systems
Medical Center Hospital
This older hospital building had serious floor sloping problems on the seventh floor and was in need of renovation. Before sheet goods could be installed, the floor required prepping and leveling at depths ranging from 3 1/4” to 0”. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX K 15
Memorial Care Rennovation
Memorial Care Los Altos is a Family, Internal and Pediatric Doctors office specializing in rheumatology and cardiology. In addition,
this new facility serves as an urgent care center open 365 days a year for the local community. In renovating its new space,
Memorial Care Medical Group needed to bring together the most advanced healing technology in community healthcare along
with state-of-the-art medical and surgical products in order to provide excellent clinical outcomes. The second floor wood subfloor was in poor condition. Finished flooring to be installed was a 12”x24” Bio-based resilient tile and sheet vinyl. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX GS-4
NASA Aircraft Hangar
A six-year-old epoxy floor coating had failed because of moisture issues. Because of adhesion and the moisture issues, the epoxy manufacturer would not warrant a new installation. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX PC FINISH™ Stain & Wear Protection - High Gloss
Observer Building Dallas
Gaedeke Group, owners of the Dallas Observer Building, wanted to rejuvenate the building’s facade and create more curb appeal.
Not only would removal of existing concrete be time-consuming and costly, the outdoor plaza area is located over an underground parking garage, making the removal of concrete impossible. Featured Products: ARDEX CD FINE, CONCRETE GUARD, ARDIFIX.
Perot Museum of Nature and Science
The concrete slabs in the Moody Family Children’s Exhibit on the lower level had moisture reading in excess of 95% RH. Spectra Contract Flooring and the project architect decided to use Forbo Flooring Systems to address these issues. FEATURED PRODUCT:ARDEX MC™ RAPID Moisture Control System
Private Residence Swimming Pool - Kelowna, B.C.
After their home was destroyed by a forest fire, the owners of this luxury private residence built a concrete swimming pool embedded into the hillside of the homes backyard with a stunning overlook of a lake and the valley below. Rock was blasted to make way for the inground pool. The pool sat empty for nearly two years. With a graduation party scheduled to take place at the pool, Exquisite Tile Services was pressed to finish this complex installation of porcelain and glass mosaics. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX X 77™ MICROTEC® Fiber Reinforced Thin Set Mortar
Santa Barbara High School
There was only one week to install and refinish the cafeteria for the fast-approaching first day of school. Before floor installations could begin, old vinyl asbestos tile had to be abated. Very high moisture readings in the concrete had to be addressed. FEATURED PRODUCT: ARDEX MC™ RAPID Moisture Control System
Shawano Medical Center
There was an increased focus on completing the building enclosure before winter: More than 80,000 sq. ft. (7,400 m2); Two floor addition to an existing hospital; Unusually wet weather; Wet concrete decks; No exterior walls erected; Roof was incomplete. Featured Product: ARDEX Concrete Management Systems (Patent Pending)