Tikkurila
PRODUCT DATA SHEET
18.12.2014
(Previous date 18.12.2013)
 

Remontti-Ässä

Description
Semi-matt, solvent-free acrylate paint.
Product features
For interior painting of concrete, plaster, brick, filler treated, chipboard, card-boarded gypsum board and wood fibre board surfaces. For new surfaces and also for redecoration according to directions for use. 
Recommended uses
Wall and ceiling surfaces, especially suitable for surfaces requiring frequent washing like kitchens, entrance halls and staircases. Remontti-ässä is not suitable for furniture.

TECHNICAL DATA
The paint is suitable for interior walls The paint is semi-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
Semi-matt
Building material emission class
M1
Coverage
Non-absorbing surfaces 10-12 m2/l. Absorbing surfaces 7-9 m2/l.

Can sizes
Base paint A: 0.9 l, 2.7 l, 7.2 l, 9 l, 18 l.
Base paint C: 0.9 l, 2.7 l, 9 l.
Thinner
Water
Mixing ratio
If necessary, thin with up to 5% with water.
Application method
Roller, brush or spray. For airless spray, use nozzle 0.015"-0.021"


Drying time at 23°C and 50% relative air humidity
Dust dry in 1/2 hour, re-coatable after 2 hours.
Chemical resistance
Resists cleaning chemicals and weak solvents e.g. White Spirit.
Heat resistance
+85 °C, ISO 4211-2 and ISO 4211-3.
Wet scrub resistance
SFS-EN 13300 class I, ISO 11998.
Solids volume
Approx. 41 % depending on shade
Density
Approx. 1.3 kg/l depending on shade, ISO 2811
Storage
Protect from frost.
Product code
815_6001/3

APPLICATION DETAILS
Application conditions
The surface to be painted must be dry, the temperature of the air at least +5 ºC, and the relative humidity of the air below 80 %.
Preparation
Unpainted surfaces:
Clean dirt and dust from unpainted surfaces. If necessary, smooth down the surfaces with a suitable Presto filler. Remove sanding dust. Prime with Feelings Universal Primer or Varma Primer. Prime steel surfaces with Otex Adhesion Primer.

Previously painted surfaces:
Clean previously painted surfaces with Tikkurila Cleaning Agent (Maalipesu) and rinse carefully with water. Smooth down holes and hollows with a suitable Presto Filler and sand the dried surface. Sand hard or glossy surfaces to a matt finish and remove sanding dust. If necessary, prime with Feelings Universal Primer or Varma Primer.
Painting
Stir Remontti-ässä well before use and thin with water, if necessary. Apply by roller, brush or spray 1-2 times.
Cleaning of tools
Clean tools with water. Tikkurila Pensselipesu (Brush Cleaner) is recommended for cleaning hardened paint from the brush.
Maintenance instructions
Cleaning earliest abt. 1 month after application of the finish, if needed.

The surfaces are cleaned with a sponge or cleaning cloth and neutral (pH 6-8) washing detergent. Very dirty surfaces are cleaned with a sponge or cleaning cloth and alkaline (pH 8 – 10) washing detergent. Rinse carefully. Dilution instructions given by the detergent producer have to be followed when preparing the washing dilution.

The product achieves its final hardness and durability after one month under normal conditions, therefore the surfaces must be handled with care during this time. If the surfaces need to be cleaned soon after finishing, clean them lightly with a damp cleaning cloth.
Maintenance treatment
Maintenance painting:
Surfaces painted with Remontti-Ässä can be maintenance painted with same kind of waterborne paint.
EU VOC 2004/42/EC-limit value
(cat A/a 30 g/l(2010)
Remontti-Ässä 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
Recycle empty, dry cans or dispose them of in accordance with local regulations. Destroy liquid waste according to the local regulations for hazardous waste.
TRANSPORT
VAK/ADR: not classified
sre090415 / ssa250308 / niear090312 / / mpy261005 / 815-s.