3 Reasons Why Liquid Screed Is More Beneficial Than Sand Cement Screed.


When deciding to build your own home, there is a lot to think about. What size will it be, how many bedrooms will I need, should I build a study and a gym and so on. You need to make sure that everything that you do now will still be good enough in 20 years time and also, will it make your house more attractive to a potential buyer if you decide to sell it. Putting in floors in a home is a big deal and you can choose between sand cement screed or liquid floor screed. Liquid floor screed has become very popular within the building trade for many good reasons and we will look at some of them here.

Once you find a company who will do your local liquid screeding in Hayling Island, you will get to experience the great benefits that it has to offer.

  1. When it is installed in your home, it takes less people to smooth it out because it flows quite easily into place. It is 10 times faster to spread than traditional cement screed.
  2. You can reduce the screed depth by a considerable amount which means that you can install thicker insulation in the floor and make it more thermal efficient.
  3. Liquid screed can be walked on in about 24 hours, which means other work can be completed quicker and that saves you money and time.

The real advantage is if you are installing under floor heating, then the reduced depth of screed needed means that your heating performs more efficiently and this also saves you money.