Nova Grout Smooth
Technical Data Sheet
New Generation Building Products
Nova Grout Smooth is a Polymer modified
cement based grout.
It is designed for use with Ceramic tiles Marble
Porcelain Vitrified stone and mosaic tiles.
Nova Grout Smooth can be used for internal
and external for wall and floor applications.
Nova Grout Smooth is Mould resistant.
Can be used in swimming pools and water
Nova Grout Smooth is a non shrink grout.
Nova Grout Smooth can be used in joints from
1.5mm to 5mm.
Do Not apply Nova Grout in temperatures above
38°C and below 5°C.
Nova Grout can be used in areas of water
immersion like swimming pools spas ect.
Do not use strong acids to clean Nova Grout.
For a full MSDS on this product please contact
Novatex Products Pty Ltd.
Nova Grout being cement based is alkaline in
nature and therefore may cause dermatitis. It is
recommended that applicators wear PVC gloves
or similar and safety goggles.
Ensure that tile adhesive has had sufficient time to cure before grouting
Remove any adhesive that may have come out from joints remove spacers
and remove any dust or dirt from joint before grouting.
Do not apply Grout in-between expansion joints.
15kg of Nova Grout Smooth white or coloured powder requires 4-4.5 lts
Add water into a clean container and sprinkle Nova Grout Smooth slowly
into liquid while mixing continuously until a smooth lump free mix is
obtained .Always add powder to liquid.
Allow to stand for 5min and then restir. Grout is now ready to use.
Nova Grout Smooth should be mixed with Nova Mix Additive in areas
where movement may occur. Add 3 parts water to 1 Part Nova Mix
Additive then mix with Grout.
Use a grout applicator to apply the grout into the joints. Apply the grout
using a diagonal motion ensuring that the grout goes into the entire depth
of the joint.
Grout approximately 1m2 at a time then wipe off.
Make sure that the sponge is rinsed properly and no excess water remains
on the sponge while wiping grout. This can cause excess water to get in
the joints and may cause efflorescence.
Regularly rinse the sponge while grouting this will minimize the amount of
haze build up when dry.
Allow grout to cure for 24hrs prior to final clean up.
A clean rag can be used to polish of tiles once grout is dry.
Tools and other equipment can be cleaned up using water
while the grout is still wet.
Coverage of Nova Grout Smooth will vary depending on tile and grout joint
Nova Grout Smooth white and coloured is available in a 15kg and 5kg
A bag of Nova Grout when kept in a cool dry environment and stored
above ground level will have a shelf life of approximately 12 months.
Appearance White & Coloured Powder
Open Time Approx. 35 minutes @ 20°C
Dry Time @ 20°C 24hrs
Pot Life 45min pending conditions
Nova Grout Smooth