Cemscreed 5

Cemscreed 5 is a special cement based binder for producing a rapid drying floor screed when mixed with graded aggregates and water.

The screed is suitable for foot traffic after 12 hours and is sufficiently dry to receive all types of floor covering after 5 days¹.


  • Delivered factory-produced under procedures certified to BS EN ISO 9001.
  • Accessible to foot traffic within 24 hours.
  • Quick drying allowing the floor coverings to be laid after 5 days
  • Ceramic tiles can be laid after 1 day and natural stone tiles after 2 days.
  • Can be used for the rapid repair of existing floor screeds.
  • Suitable for use over under-floor heating systems.

Product Downloads

Cemscreed 5 Brochure
Specification writing tool
Cemscreed 5 technical spec sheet
Cemscreed 5 Material Safety Datasheet
Cemscreed 5

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Property Typical Performance
Fresh wet density 2100-2200kg/m3
Set air dried density 2000-2100kg/m3
Flexural strength 28 days2 5MPa
Compressive strength 28 days2 30MPa
Working time Approx. 1 hour
Open to foot traffic1 12 hours
Laying of ceramic tiles1 1 day
Laying of natural stone tiles1 2 days
Laying of any flooring1 5 days
Application temperatures 5oC – 35oC
Alkali resistance Excellent
Oil resistance (not vegetable oils) Excellent
Solvent resistance Excellent
Moisture content after 5 days1 <2.0%

Product Infomation

Typical Coverage Per Bag: 0.8 m2
Bag Weight: 20 Kg
Recommended Thickness: 75 mm
Based on Mix Ratio of: 4:1


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