Saint Gobain weber India-Tiles Fixing for Interior Walls

Frequently Asked Questions

Welcome to the FAQ section of Weber India, where you can find answers to common questions about our products, applications, and expert tips. Enhance your projects with information and make educated decisions as you navigate the world of Weber.

Tile & Stone Fixing Solutions FAQs

To select the right tile adhesive for your project, consider the factors such as the tile type, substrate, and application area. Consult product guidelines for compatibility. We also have dedicated blogs and videos to guide you on our tile adhesives for applications which are suitable for different type of tile and surfaces.

It depends on the adhesive's versatility. Some are suitable for various tile materials, while others may be specific. Please consider the product guidelines to ensure compatibility.

A cement-based adhesive is commonly used for ceramic tiles. It provides a strong bond and is suitable for both wall and floor applications. We recommend using our weberset premier tile adhesive which is best for ceramic tile installation!

Drying times vary for every tile adhesive. Please follow the product's documentation; typically, it ranges from 24 to 72 hours.

Shelf life varies, but it's generally around 6-12 months. Follow storage instructions and use within the specified timeframe.

It's possible, but the existing tiles must be clean, solid, and free of any contaminants. We recommend using our weberset classic tile adhesive which will give you the best results for tiling over existing tiles!

Follow product guidelines for the recommended thickness. Typically, it ranges from 3 to 6 mm.

Yes, with proper surface preparation. Ensure the painted surface is clean, dry, and roughened for better adhesion.

Yes absolutely, you can use adhesives like weber epoxy adhesive and weberfix PU for fixing both tiles and stones on various surfaces including metal and drywall boards.

Cement is never an option for fixing tiles. For perfect and durable tile fixing you need high-quality tile adhesives like weberset classicweberset firm, and weberset ultra.

Tile adhesives are the best option for durable tile fixing on the floor as well as walls. You can refer to our blog Tile adhesive VS Cement to know the advantages and disadvantages of each other. 

There are 16, 18, 20 and 25kg bags available in the market for various tile adhesives like weber epoxy adhesive, weberset classic, weberset ultra and weberfix PU.

Waterproofing Solutions FAQs

Waterproofing of constructions describes a procedure where building structures are protected from water ingress to avoid damages or destructive causes.
Concrete is made waterproof in many ways like
1) Adding integral waterproofing additive to reduce porosity of concrete
2) Applying a polymeric coating over concrete surface
3) Using sheet membranes to prevent water ingress

Saint Gobain Weber offer extensive range in cementitious, acrylic and polyurethane waterproofing membranes for wide range of applications.

You can easily waterproof your home walls by applying two coats of weber waterseal 321 and webertec SBR litX on your plastered wall before painting.

This issue arises because of no under-tile waterproofing. You can apply waterproofing solutions like weberdry PUR bitumen before applying tiles on the floor to ensure no leakages in future.

Waterproofing your bathroom is critical because of the regular water flow in the area, you need a strong and high-performing solution like weberdry moistseal for effective and durable waterproofing in your bathroom.

There are various materials available in the market, but for effective waterproofing, you can use PVC, bitumen, EPDM, or other synthetic materials.

Yes, there is no need to purchase different types of waterproofing solutions, High quality solutions like weber waterseal 321 can be used for internal and external area waterproofing.

 To prevent terrace leakages, it is crucial to undertake the following precautions:

  • Ensure proper slope: Design the terrace with a suitable slope to allow water drainage.
  • Use quality waterproofing products: Apply a reliable waterproofing solution, such as weberdry PUR bitumen, to create a strong protective barrier.
  • Regular inspections: Conduct routine inspections to identify and address any potential issues promptly.
  • Proper surface preparation: Adequately prepare the terrace surface before applying waterproofing products.

Various areas in a building require waterproofing to protect against water damage. These include:

  •   Terraces and roofs
  •   Bathrooms and kitchens
  •   Balconies and decks
  •   Basements and foundations
  •   External walls and facades

To address dampness on the ceiling caused by terrace leakage:

  •  Identify the source, and locate and fix the terrace leakage using waterproofing products.
  •  Repair damaged areas by patching up any water-damaged sections on the ceiling.
  •  Apply suitable waterproof coatings like weberwall crackbond on the crack affected ceiling to prevent further dampness.

The choice of waterproofing for the roof depends on factors such as the type of roof, climatic conditions, and budget. If you are looking for cementitious waterproofing then there is weberdry PUR basic and webertec crete as acrylic-based waterproofing solutions. For bituminous waterproofing, you can rely on weberdry PUR bitumen.

The quantity of waterproofing required depends on the surface area, type of substrate, and the recommended application thickness. Follow the guidelines provided on the product packaging or consult Saint-Gobain Weber's technical support for precise calculations based on your project requirements. You can also use our Waterproofing Consumption Calculator to accurately measure the quantities needed.

Cementitious waterproofing is a type of waterproofing system that uses cement-based products. These products create a protective barrier on surfaces, preventing water penetration. weber waterseal 321 offers high-performance cementitious waterproofing solutions suitable for various applications.

Bitumen waterproofing involves the application of bituminous compounds or membranes to create a waterproof layer. weberdry PUR bitumen provides reliable bitumen-based waterproofing and offers effective protection against water ingress.

Yes, bitumen waterproofing is commonly used on roofs. weberdry PUR bitumen is specifically designed for roof applications which makes it the ideal choice for durable roof waterproofing.

Tile & Stone Grouting Solutions FAQs

Mixing grout colors is not recommended, as it may compromise the product's integrity and appearance. We have 40+ grout colors available for you to choose from. You can check our color cards here

Yes, sealing is crucial to prevent stains and ensure longevity. Reapply every 1-2 years for optimal protection. You can check out our sealers here

It's advisable to remove old grout for better adhesion. Apply new grout after thoroughly cleaning the surface.

Allow grout to cure for at least 72 hours before exposing it to water or heavy foot traffic. Recommended curing time is also mentioned on the documentation for all our joint filler products.



Yes, bathroom areas are constantly in contact with water and moisture, They need special grouting which has water resistance properties such as weber.joint poxy.

White cement is commonly used for tile grouting, especially when a lighter colour or neutral tone is desired.

Absolutely, the colour of grout can significantly impact the overall design of your home. The choice of grout colour can either blend in with the tiles for a seamless look or contrast to create a distinctive pattern. In this situation the multi-colour options of weber.joint poxy and weber.joint poxyfill can match your exact requirements.

Grouting primarily serves as a filler between tiles and contributes to the overall stability of the tiled surface. While grout adds support, the strength of the tiled assembly largely depends on the adhesive used during installation. Properly applied grout helps distribute loads evenly, prevents tiles from shifting, and protects against dirt and moisture infiltration. However, for structural strength, it's crucial to ensure a solid and well-prepared substrate and a high-quality tile adhesive.

It's important to note that cement and tile grout serve different purposes in the context of tiling. Cement cannot be used as a bonding agent or grouting solution for tiles. Tile grout, on the other hand, is specially designed to fill the gaps between tiles, offering aesthetic appeal, stability, and protection against moisture and debris.

Yes absolutely, epoxy-based tile grouting solutions like weberepox easy, weber.joint poxy and weber.joint poxyfill is specially designed for effective tile grouting. These solutions are easy to use with high durability and also available in various ranges of colours.

Wall Construction Solutions FAQs

Weberwall crackbond is a single component, easy to use crack filling mortar, which is specially designed for filling cracks on AAC block walls and plasters. The high bond strength of the mortar reduces further development of cracks. Ideal for filling cracks up to 2 mm. Cracks filled with Weberwall crackbond enhances the subsequent plaster and paint quality and life.

How to apply –  This product can be applied in three easy steps

  1. Preparing the substrate

• Clean the substrate of oil stains and bond inhibiting compounds, dirt, dust and laitance, if any, using high-pressure water jet or any other suitable method. • Saturate the surface well and bring the surface to SSD condition. • Make a V-groove on the crack, increasing its width on the surface to 5 mm using a handheld grout saw, cutter or putty patra. • Make to cut the groove at least 5 mm deep. • Clean with water to remove any debris or lose particles, and allow to return to SSD condition.

  1. Preparing the mix

• Gradually add 2.5 parts of Weberwall crackbond to 1 part of clean water (by volume) and mix it to a lump-free, smooth workable paste using a suitable stirrer / low-speed drill mix / or any other appropriate tool. • After mixing, allow the material to stand for two minutes, for it to mature

  1. Applying the mix

• Apply the mix, using a putty patra or a rubber float. • Firmly press the material into the groove. • Allow curing for a period of 24 hours before subsequent work.

Flooring Solutions FAQs

Flooring surface with layers of epoxy which enhances the functionality of flooring, such as strength, stain resistance etc.

Tile & Stone Care Solutions FAQs

Apply weberklin ceraplus on the tile surface.



To clean tile adhesive off tiles before grouting, wipe the tiles with a damp sponge or cloth using weberklin ceraplus to remove any remaining residue. Avoid using excessive force to prevent damaging the tiles.

Innovative Application Tools FAQs

Notched trowel shall be of 6 mm and while application trowel should be in 45 degrees from the surface.