Southern Grouts & Mortars, Inc.
SGM - Building A Stronger Foundation, Worldwide. For decades, SGM has been the worldwide manufacturer and distributor for Swimming Pool, Spa & Deck Finishes & Installation Systems for Ceramic Tile Dimension Stone.
SGM continues to be the single most comprehensive source for engineers, contractors, applicators by offering the highest-quality, highest-performing ingredients available in every product. Our industry trade names include but are not limited to Diamond Brite® - Exposed Aggregate Pool Finish, Watercolors® - Exposed Aggregate Pool Finish, River Rok - Natural Pebble Pool Finish, Durazzo - Polished Marble Pool Finish, Ultra Pearl Brite - High Performance Pool Plaster, Bond Kote - Surface Preparation System, Southcrete Spray Deck & One Step Spray Deck - Decorative Concrete Finishes. Other products available include but are not limited to polymer modified mortars, grouts, waterproofing & crack isolation systems, surface preparation - underlayments, patching compounds, Portland cement plaster finishes, concrete masonry resurfacing, restoration & rehabilitation - self levelers, sound, vibration and seismic control, tile setting, adhesives to cleaners and sealers. SGM can satisfy your product needs to ensure a successful installation for all types of construction.
Glass Mosaic Tile thin set is the ultimate one step polymer fortified thin set mortar specifically designed for outdoor and wet environments. GMT provides superior adhesion to glass, mosaic tiles, porcelain, ceramic, and natural stone. Its' unparalleled proprietary formulation makes it the perfect choice for setting tile in swimming pools, spas, water features and other areas with submerged applications. GMT produces a ultra-white finish that will enhance the look of glass, mosaic tiles and any translucent tile or stone. For use in both commercial and residential applications.
SGM Premium Sanded Thin-Set Mortar is a superior dry-set mortar formulated with supreme working characteristics like open time, pot life, and coverage. This product can be used for demanding installations of ceramic, mosaic, quarry, and dimension stone (absorptive, semi-vitreous, and vitreous) tile. Ideal for use in hot and dry climates.
(Latex-Portland Cement Grout)
SGM Security Polymer Grout is a polymer-modified Portland Cement-based grout designed to be used with all types of tile in joints from ?" to ?". Recent polymer innovations have made the need for liquid additives a thing of the past. SGM Security Polymer Grout eliminates mottling while being easy to clean up, is non-shrink, and incredibly strong. Our Security Polymer Grout is suitable for use in both commercial and residential applications, with all types of tile, marble, granite, and slate. Additionally, it's a great fit in service areas such as showers, countertops, walls, floors, schools, kitchens, hotels, and hospitals. Our Security Polymer Grout is available in thirty-two (32) designs and colors.
(Pre-Blended Mortar Type S)
SGM Mortar Mix Surface Preparation is a computerized blend of special high strength masonry cement, proprietary admixtures, and sand developed to produce a consistent quality mix from batch to batch eliminating costly job-site mixing of these components. SGM Mortar Mix Surface Preparation is conveniently packaged in sixty (60) pound (27.2 kg) and eighty (80) pound (36.3 kg) four-ply polyethylene lined bags and custom palletized for easy handling and movement on the job-site. Use for laying block, stone, brick, tuck-pointing, scratch, brown, or finish coat stucco. SGM Mortar Mix Surface Preparation is ideally suited for use as a substrate for hard surface flooring both interior and exterior applications.
LFT-Multi-Crete is a commercial latex Portland cement mortar formulated specifically for the installation of large format ceramic tiles and dimension stone. LFT may be used for either floors or walls in both interior or exterior applications where a latex-Portland cement mortar is required.
Specially designed with a patent pending proprietary formula, the new Diamond Brite® Jewels finishes have unparalleled fade resistance and are highly UV stable.
Through the years this will be the catalyst for keeping your rich, vibrant finish color as beautiful as when it was first installed. The rich jewel tones of this premium pool finish replicate a wide expanse of water colors, from tropical waters and crisp mountain lakes to the rich dark blues of the ocean. This wide variety of colors is available to help your next pool, spa, or water feature project go from ordinary to something extraordinary. The six unique Diamond Brite® Jewels finishes reflect the high quality, strength and color hues that are befitting the gemstones they were named after: Alabaster, Blue Topaz, Moonstone, Obsidian, Paraiba
One-Step BOND-KOTE® is a unique super polymer-modified one-part cementitious coating that incorporates dry resin technology, eliminating the need for liquid additives. One-Step BOND-KOTE is an ideal substrate to mechanically bond pool plaster over existing or concrete plaster finishes.
SGM Polymeric Paver Sand (PPS) is a joint locking material used in place of regular sand to stabilize pavers, stone, or blocks. Polymeric Paver Sand (PPS) is created from a mixture of sand and special additives and designed to be applied dry and hardened when wet. Enhance any hardscape design using one of the specially formulated colors - Natural, Silver, Tan, or Ash.
Southcrete™ Masonry Cleaner and Efflorescence Remover safely and quickly cleans a variety of cementitious substrates, such as masonry, concrete, brick pavers, river rock, architectural concrete, retainer walls, et cetera, while dissolving all signs of efflorescence. This special synthetic acid formula dissolves more calcium carbonate and efflorescence than muriatic (hydrochloric) acid-based or phosphoric acid-based cleaners. This cleaner can be used to prepare stone and masonry surfaces for clear sealers, stains, or paints, or to simply restore the original beauty and natural look.
Southcrete™ Brick Paver and Concrete Sealer is a premium quality, solvent-borne acrylic sealer that is designed to penetrate and seal bare cementitious substrates. Its attractive gloss finish not only enhances and darkens unsealed pavers to give them a rich “Wet Look" finish, but also provides superior toughness and durability that protects against the penetration of moisture, oils, grease stains, and other damaging or discoloring agents.
Southcrete™ Aqua Clear 100% Acrylic Paver Sealer/Finish is a high-performance, two-part clear sealer and finisher that delivers unparalleled protection for pavers, decorative concrete, floors, walkways, and other painted surfaces. The hard crystal clear film will withstand heavy use from vehicles and commercial traffic. It is resistant to most solvents and chemicals. Southcrete™ Aqua Clear 100% Acrylic Paver Sealer/Finish enhances the color of pavers and decorative concrete, and will not yellow. Ideal for interior and exterior use.
Last Update: 2021-03-04