Compriband Tape FAQ’s

To determine which Compriband Tape is needed, you first need to measure both the depth and gap. Once you know this, give us a call on 01484 411 357 and we will be happy to help.

The Compriband Tape comes in Grey/Anthracite and Black. However for Grey/Anthracite can be subject to minimum order quantities

Tremco-Illbruck Compriband Tape is an impregnated joint sealing tape designed for a wide range of movement joints, including window perimeter seals and other building applications.

The tape is primarily used in movement joints, window perimeter seals, and various other building and civil engineering applications.

The tape is weather-tight, offering protection against severe combinations of wind and rain, making it an effective external weather seal.

Yes, it has full BBA approval and meets the certification standard Cert 96/3309.

The tape expands to fill voids and gaps, providing minimum watertightness, airtightness, and also offering thermal and acoustic insulation properties.

Yes, Compriband Tape has a self-adhesive side to aid in its initial placement and positioning.

The tape is impregnated with a UV-stabilized resin, ensuring protection against UV degradation.

While its primary design is for building and civil engineering applications, it’s always best to consult the manufacturer’s guidelines for any alternative uses.

Its unique combination of UV-stabilized resin impregnation, BBA approval, and versatility in application sets it apart from many other products.

The longevity of the tape can vary based on environmental conditions and the specifics of the application. However, its UV-stabilized resin ensures a longer lifespan compared to tapes without such protection.

Yes, with its self-adhesive side, the tape aids in initial positioning, making the installation process smoother.

The unique composition of Compriband Tape allows it to adapt to various temperature ranges, maintaining its integrity and sealing properties.

It’s advisable to consult the manufacturer’s guidelines, but typically, once the tape is fully adhered and set, it can be painted or covered as per the project requirements.

Like many construction materials, Compriband Tape may have a recommended shelf life. Always check the product packaging or consult the manufacturer for specific details.

The tape is designed to be water repellent, reducing the risk of mold growth and moisture intrusion.

The tape comes in various sizes to cater to different application needs. It’s best to check the product catalog or contact the manufacturer for specific dimensions.

While the tape has water-repellent properties, it’s essential to ensure that it’s suitable for specific high-humidity applications by consulting the product specifications.

Always ensure the application area is clean and free of debris. Use appropriate safety gear, such as gloves and safety glasses, and follow the manufacturer’s installation guidelines.

For optimal adhesion and performance, surfaces should be clean, dry, and free of dust or contaminants. However, always refer to the product’s installation guide for specific recommendations.