FAQs

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WINDOW GOOP

Window Goop appears crackly after rain is this normal?

Window Goop will expand and contract when wet which gives a crackly effect (similar to crows feet). This crows feet look doesn’t affect the integrity of the Window Goop film.


Does Window Goop get affected by rain?

Window Goop will turn an almost white colour when saturated by rain as it`s composition changes to suit climatic conditions.


Does Window Goop thin out with rain?

Unlike other coatings of its kind, Window Goop does not thin out when wet. Other coatings are highly affected and their solids may wash away and make them difficult to remove. Window Goop solids will not change and the Window Goop film will remain easy to remove.


Is Window Goop waterbased?

Window Goop is waterbased, environmentally friendly and contains additives utilised within the foods industry.


How long can Window Goop be left on externally?

Window Goop has been tested to 12 months external exposure at 100um thickness, however Window Goop will last longer if applied thicker than 100um.


Can Window Goop be used on aluminium frames?

Window Goop is commonly used on aluminium joinery. Window Goop has protected thousands of metres of aluminium joinery and is considered to be the leading frame protection within the Building Industry.

FLOOR GOOP

Can Floor Goop be applied to all surfaces?

Floor Goop may be applied to most non-porous substrates – it is always best to test in an inconspicuous area first.


Will Floor Goop come out of grout?

Yes – provided that the grout has been allowed to cure for 24hours prior to application of Floor Goop. Floor Goop should be applied to `fill` the grout join so that when it cures the film is thick & tough for easy removal.


Can Floor Goop be walked over?

Yes – provided that the Floor Goop has cured properly


Is Floor Goop resistant to solvents?

Floor Goop has been tested for resistance to acids & solvents, as to date Floor Goop when fully cured is resistant to most solvents included GP thinners & brake fluid. Test first


Can Floor Goop be applied over timber flooring?

Floor Goop may be applied over `sealed` timber flooring – not raw timber. Always allow a few days for the solvents to evaporate out of the timber sealer prior to application of Floor Goop


Can Floor Goop be used on other surfaces?

Floor Goop has been formulated for use specifically on flooring surfaces


Can Floor Goop be used externally?

Provided the Floor Goop is protected by a roofing structure . If Floor Goop is saturated by rain there is a possibility it will `float` from the substrate rendering it ineffective


What do I do if the Floor Goop won`t release from the grout joins?

The only reason that Floor Goop won`t release from the grout joins is if the Floor Goop has been applied too thinly or the grout wasn`t allowed to cure for 24hours prior to application of Floor Goop


What if the Floor Goop is accidentally painted on to the skirting boards?

Simply peel the Floor Goop off the skirting boards


How long can Floor Goop be left on flooring?

Floor Goop applied in an internal situation may be left on for a period of up to 6 months provided it is applied at the correct thickness.

BENCH GOOP

Does Bench Goop dry clear?

Bench Goop dries to a translucent coating which vacuums to the substrate it is protecting.


Can Bench Goop be used on Granite and Corotone?

Bench Goop releases very well from Granite, Ceasarstone, Marble, Corotone, Laminates and numerous other types of benchtops. In fact most non-porous surfaces


Is Bench Goop environmentally friendly?

Bench Goop is formulated to be environmentally friendly and low VOC (volatile organic compounds).


Is Bench Goop easy to remove?

Bench Goop is very easy to remove when it is no longer required. The Builders Cleaner simply picks the Bench Goop on a corner and simply peels it off in one complete sheet.


How come the surfaces are so clean when Bench Goop is removed?

As with all Goop coatings, Bench Goop contains cleaning products which ensure that the underlying substrates are kept sparkling clean during construction.

BATH GOOP

Is Bath Goop environmentally friendly?

As with all Goop products, Bath Goop is environmentally friendly, is low VOC (volatile organic compounds) and is safe for use in confined areas.


How long does it take Bath Goop to cure?

Due to the high thickness of applied Bath Goop , it may take up to 4 hours to cure depending on the climatic conditions. To make Bath Goop cure quicker involves the utilisation of heater fans.


Does Bath Goop contain solvents?

All Goop products are formulated without solvent incorporation, hence why Goop products may be slightly slower to cure than competitor products, however Goop products are much more `user and substrate friendly`.


When should Bath Goop be applied?

Bath Goop should be applied as soon as the bathtub has been installed or just prior to installation. Usually the bathtub is on site when the windows are being Gooped, so Goop Guys normally coat the bathtub then.

BOOTH GOOP

Is Booth Goop waterbased?

Booth Goop is a waterbased, non-hazardous, environmentally friendly product and may be disposed of in landfill when in a dried film


How much Goop will I need to cover a spray booth?

A 20kg pail of Booth Goop will cover approx. 80m2 of wall area.


How long can Booth Goop be left on?

Booth Goop should be removed and reapplied every 3-6 months as the coating will get quite dirty & is likely to not attract airborne contaminants.


Does Booth Goop contain any special additives?

Booth Goop contains an element of flame retardency , Booth Goop also contains a `pollution fighting additive`


Can Booth Goop be used on mixing benches?

Yes – Booth Goop is resistant to thinners & other chemicals that are usually used in the automotive refinishing area


What thickness is recommended for Booth Goop?

A general rule of thumb is that Booth Goop should be applied at credit card thickness when wet


How do I remove Booth Goop?

Booth Goop should be removed when the spraybooth is cool, do not try to remove the Booth Goop when the booth is hot.


What if the Booth Goop comes off in bits and pieces, not in a film?

If the Booth Goop rips into little pieces it means that you have applied the coating way too thin and another needs to be applied to give the coating strength . Reapply the Booth Goop , leave for 24hours then remove


Can Booth Goop be applied over dirty spray booth walls?

Booth Goop should be applied over clean walls to ensure easy removal.


What do I apply Booth Goop with?

Booth Goop is applied with a 10mm polyester roller nap.


Can Booth Goop be sprayed?

No, Booth Goop cannot be applied with a spray gun.

Why use Bath Goop?

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