How about a South American makeover for your walls? Imported from Argentina, Ultima Allura Granada is a grainy textured finish which gives a unique granite appearance your exteriors. It is a water-based product based on advance acrylic copolymer in aqueous dispersion.
Before finalising any shade or pattern order a Swatch (12” X 12 “) of the actual painted surface from us. Each Swatch can be peeled and stuck to your wall and will help you visualize the actual colour under different lighting conditions.
The product covers 0.3-0.5 square metre per kilo gram for 1 coat of texture. In house Graniza covers approx. 0.32-0.37 square metre per kilo gram for 1 coat of texture.
We do not recommend using a thinner since no dilution is required in the texture.
The film thickness for Allura Graniza texture is in the range of 0.5 to 1mm.
Five shades (Dark Grey, Light Grey, Yellow, Green and Red) in Natural range. In House Graniza range has four different shades in Coarse finish, four in Medium finish and four shades in fine finish.
Before painting you need to first, clean the surface properly to remove dirt, chalk, dust and particles of previous paint. This can be done by scraping your walls with a wire brush and cleaning with water. We recommend that you allow freshly plastered surfaces to cure properly with water for at least 4 weeks before painting. With regards to the painting procedure, below are the steps to be followed:
1) Apply Asian Paints Wall Putty (optional). Mix water in the Putty based on your requirement to form a paste. Allow the surface to dry for 4 hours.
2) Apply Exterior Wall Primer by mixing 900 - 1100 ml. of water. If using a spray, you need to mix 400 - 450 ml. of water. Allow surface to dry for 4 hours. (Application of primer is mandatory in case of re-painting. Horizontal surfaces like top of windows or ledges should be painted with 3 coats of Apex Ultima for greater protection).
3) Apply 1 coat of Ultima Allura Graniza using spray application method. Graniza Fine finish material to be applied by brush application process. After application, allow the surface to dry for 12 - 16 hours.
4) Lastly, apply 2 coats of Asian Paints Apex Tile Guard Clear Matt. You can apply this with spray application process by mixing 400 ml of water. Allow the surface to dry for 4 - 6 hours.