Applying self levelling floors is one of Ant Projects favorite activities. Floor screeds can be applied in many different finishes.
Before we look at how to lay self-levelling cement… What is a self-levelling floor finish ? A self-levelling cement screed is a quick setting concrete compound that is designed to level imperfect floors. You would use a self-levelling floor screed to finish off a concrete floor or screed floor as a base for tiling, vinyl or laminate floors.
How to lay a self-leveling floor
The product sets very quickly and you need to use any mix product immediately.
On a large surface area, have someone mix the next bucket of self-leveling compound so that this can be applied immediately while the first edge is still workable.
Buy sufficient product to cover the area, taking into consideration the a floor is very poor condition will require a thicker layer to level it out.