Tikkurila
PRODUCT DATA SHEET
18.12.2014
(Previous date 18.12.2013)
 

Harmony

Description
Velvet matt acrylate latex paint resistant to cleaning.
Product features

Suitable for interior painting of plaster, concrete, filler treated, brick, cardboard, wooden surfaces, also for card-boarded gypsum board, chipboard and wooden fibre board surfaces. Suitable for new and previously painted surfaces. Not suitable for painting doors or furniture.

Recommended uses
For painting of ceilings and walls in living rooms, bedrooms and children’s rooms, as well as halls and other similar dry premises.

TECHNICAL DATA
The paint is suitable for interior walls The paint is full-matt The paint is water-borne Tool: roller Tool: spray Tool: brush
The coverage of the paint on rough surfaces
7
m2/l
The coverage of the paint on smooth surfaces
12
m2/l
Base paints
A and C
Colour Range
Tikkurila Symphony colour card.
Gloss grade
Full-matt
Building material emission class
M1
Coverage

Absorbent surfaces 7 - 9 m2/l. Non-absorbent surfaces 10 - 12 m2/l.

 

Can sizes
0.225 l, 0.9 l, 2.7 l, 9 l, 18 l.
Thinner
Water
Application method

Roller, brush or spray. For airless spray application, use a nozzle 0.017" – 0.021".

Drying time at 23°C and 50% relative air humidity

Dust dry in half an hour. Re-coatable after 1-2 hours.

Chemical resistance
Resists cleaning chemicals and weak solvents, such as White Spirit.
Heat resistance
85 °C, ISO 4211-2 ja ISO 4211-3.
Wet scrub resistance
SFS-EN 13300 class II, ISO 11998.
Solids volume
Approx. 40 % depending on shade.
Density
Approx. 1.3 kg/l depending on shade, ISO 2811.
Storage
Protect from frost.
Product code
809_6001/3
MED Certificate

APPLICATION DETAILS
Application conditions
The surface to be treated must be dry, the temperature of the air at least +5°C, and the relative humidity of the air below 80 %
Preparation
Unpainted surfaces:
Remove all dirt and dust. If necessary, smooth the surface with a suitable Tikkurila Presto filler and sand the dried surface. Remove sanding dust. Prime with e.g. Varma Primer.

Previously painted surfaces:
Wash down previously painted surfaces with Maalipesu Cleaning Agent and rinse carefully with water. Sand hard or glossy surfaces to a matt finish and remove sanding dust. Fill holes and cracks with a suitable Presto filler and sand the dried surface. Remove sanding dust. Prime the surface with e.g. Varma Primer before coating, if necessary.
Painting
Stir Harmony well before use and thin with water, if necessary. Apply one or two coats with a roller, brush or spray.
Cleaning of tools
Remove excess paint from tools before cleaning with water. Use of Tikkurila Pensselipesu (Tool Cleaner) is recommended when cleaning a bit harden paint from the brush
Maintenance instructions
Avoid cleaning approx. 1 month after the painting work.
Clean surfaces with a dry brush or a dust rag. Soiled surfaces can be cleaned with a damp cleaning tool using a neutral (pH 6-8) detergent. Do not leave the surface wet after treatment. Follow the dilution instructions of the detergent producer when preparing the detergent solution.

Handle the surface with care, ultimate durability and hardness is reached in approx. one month under normal circumstances. If cleaning is needed, use a dry or a damp cleaning cloth.
Maintenance treatment
Surfaces painted with Harmony can be maintenance painted with the same or same kind of water-borne paint. See section "Pretreatment".
EU VOC 2004/42/EC-limit value
(cat A/a) 30g/l(2010). Harmony contains VOC max. 30 g/l.

HEALTH AND SAFETY LABELLING
according to Regulation (EC) No. 1272/2008
The product is not classified as dangerous. A Safety Data Sheet is available on request.
Safety data sheet

ENVIRONMENTAL and WASTE DISPOSAL
Empty cans should be recycled or disposed of in accordance with local regulations. Liquid waste should be destroyed according to the local regulations.
TRANSPORT
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