National Tile offers water and solvent based waxes and wax removers dedicated to matt and polished natural stone, slate, granite, travertine, encaustic cement tiles, resine and terrazzo floors.

Tile protective waxes

Fila Classic

Eco friendly liquid wax.

What's it for

  • Protects floors in marble, travertine, and stone agglomerates including terrazzo.
  • Revitalises the shine of polished finishes.
  • An ideal first and final coat for the traditional treatment of terracotta and for routine maintenance.

Suitable for:

  • Marble
  • Terrazzo
  • Natural stone
  • Terracotta

Advantages:

  • Provides a splendid natural shine.
  • Easy to apply and maintain.
  • Protects surfaces from the effects of time.
  • Does not degenerate with maintenance.
  • Can be re-polished to enhance the shine.
National Tile offers Fila Classic, an environmentally friendly liquid wax for marble, travertine, natural stone and terrazzo floors, giving them protection and a shiny finish for a very long time.

Dilution: Either undiluted or diluted according to requirements.

Protects surfaces in marble and stone agglomerates and stone with polished finish:

Existing floors: apply undiluted wax with a damp cloth or other applicator. Let it dry well (about 1 hour), then buff with a wool cloth or floor polisher.

New floors: dilute 1 litre of product in 1-2 litres of water and apply, proceeding as described above.

For finishing the treatment with the application of a water/solvent-based protectors (terracotta and natural stone):

After the application of water-proofing (e.g. Fila W68 or Fila Fob), spread Fila Classic undiluted using a fleece pad or other suitable applicator. Let it dry well (about 1 hour), then buff with a wool cloth or floor polisher.

For traditional treatment with paste wax on terracotta:

Apply the undiluted product with a flat paintbrush. After 4 hours, apply two coats of paste wax Naturwax. Wait 8 hours, polish and then complete the treatment with a last coat of Fila Classic undiluted wax with a cloth, fleece pad or other applicator. Let it dry well (about 1 hour), then buff with a wool cloth or floor polisher.

For maintenance:

Restoring sheen (every 2-3 months): after cleaning the surface with a diluted solution of Fila Cleaner (1:200), apply Fila Classic diluting 500ml of product in 5 litres of water. Buff the surface when it is dry (after about 1 hour). Renewing protection (once a year): apply undiluted wax with a cloth, fleece pad or other applicator. Buff the surface when it is dry (after about 1 hour).

Technical Details
Coverage with 1L:
Terracotta 30m²
Stone 30-40m²
Application temp. +5°C - +30°C
Packaging 1L
Composition Emulsion of natural and synthetic waxes in water, non ionic emulsifier, polymer suspension,
fragrance and additives (preservative, anti-foam agent and wetting agent).
Warnings: Keep out of reach of children.
Do not disperse into the environment after use.
Not recommended for use on outdoor surfaces or in damp environments and where water remains (bathrooms, showers).
Fila Long Life

Glossy effect protective wax.

What's it for

  • Protects floors subjected to high traffic.
  • Ideal for protecting unpolished natural stone, granite and terracotta floors.
  • Excellent also for maintaining quartz concrete floors treated with Fila Beton.
  • Generates a high-gloss and ultra-protective polymer surface film.
  • Ideal for protecting polished natural stone floors in public areas.
  • Perfect on floors of resilient type (rubber, PVC).

Suitable for:

  • Terracotta
  • Quarry tiles
  • Slate
  • Stone & agglomerates
  • Rubber & PVC
  • Laminate flooring
  • Linoleum
  • Resin

Advantages:

  • No need to polish.
  • High adhesion capacity.
  • Easy application.
  • Can be undiluted or diluted as necessary.
  • Maintenance can be carried out using a single-disc cleaning machine at high speed.
National Tile offers Fila Long Life - a wax-based treatment for the protection and high gloss of unpolished natural stone, granite and terracotta floors exposed to heavy traffic.

For protecting surfaces:

Apply a coat of product evenly and continuously to a clean dry floor, using a fleece pad, cloth or other applicator. Wait 1 hour. Then apply a second coat at right angles to the first. When dry, the floor will shine without requiring polishing. If treating highly absorbent natural stone (limestone, sandstone, terracotta), we recommend a base coat of Fila Fob or Fila W68. Wait 24 hours before applying Fila Long Life.

For maintenance:

Restoring sheen (every 2-3 months): after cleaning the surface with a diluted solution of Fila Cleaner (1:200), apply Fila Long Life diluting 500ml of product in 5 litres of water. The floor can be walked on once it is dry. Restoring protection (once a year): remove wax from the surface using Fila PS87 detergent diluted 1:5. Rinse. Apply Fila Long Life to the dry and clean floor undiluted, using a fleece pad or other applicator. The floor can be walked on once it is dry.

Please note: Do not walk on floor while it’s drying and do not repeat application on treated areas which are not yet dry. To remove this wax, use the specific wax remover Fila PS87. The use of Fila Long Life on rustic ground terracotta should be assessed each time depending on the characteristics of the terracotta. Not recommended for use on outdoor surfaces or in damp environments and where water remains (bathrooms, showers).

Technical Details
Coverage with 1L:
Terracotta 30m²
Stone 30-40m²
Rubber/PVC, plastic laminates, linoleum, resin (undiluted) 30m²
Rubber/PVC, plastic laminates, linoleum, resin (diluted 1:10) 300m²
Application temp. +10°C - +30°C
Packaging 1L
Composition Aqueous emulsion of metallic polymers, polyethylene waxes, wetting resins, plasticisers,
perfume and additives (preservative and anti-foam agent).
Warnings: Keep out of reach of children.
Do not disperse into the environment after use.
Fila Matt

Natural effect protective wax.

What's it for

  • For maintaining and giving a matt look to terracotta, ceramic tile, marble and natural stone floors.
  • The ideal finishing coat after the application of a water-based water-proofing sealer.
  • Ideal for protecting and strengthening interior wall surfaces made of bricks, natural stone, concrete and gypsum decorative elements.

Suitable for:

  • Terracotta
  • Quarry tiles
  • Unpolished stone & agglomerates
  • Tuff
  • Resin

Advantages:

  • Provides natural finish.
  • Highly concentrated: can be diluted according to requirements.
  • Can be polished to achieve a satin finish.
  • Completely removable.
  • Has a high self-levelling capacity.
  • Dirt and dust repellent.
Buy our Fila Matt protective and maintaining wax to give a natural effect to matt finish marble, terracotta, natural stone, bricks, gypsum and concrete.

For the protection of floors and bare walls:

Dilute MATT slightly to make it more fluid and easier to apply, by adding 200ml of water per litre of product. On a clean and dry surface, apply one even coat of MATT using fleece (wall brush). Wait until completely dry (about an hour) and then apply a second coat in the opposite direction to the first (i.e. horizontal if previously applied vertically or vice-versa). The floor can be walked on after one hour. For a greater sheen, buff with a floor polisher or a wool cloth. If treating terracotta and highly absorbent natural stone (limestone, sandstone, old quarries, rough quartzite), we recommend a base coat of a water-proofing product such as FOB EXTREME or W68.

For maintenance:

Restoring finish (every 2-3 months): after cleaning the surface with a diluted solution of CLEANER PRO (1:200), apply MATT diluting 500ml of product in 5 litres of water. The floor can be walked on once it is dry. Restoring protection (once a year): apply slightly diluted wax (200 ml of water per litre of product) using a fleece pad, cloth or other applicator. The floor can be walked on once it is dry.

For anti-flaking treatment:

Apply an even coat of undiluted MATT to the dry floor using a paintbrush. The treated surface will be dry after approximately one hour.

Please note: The product can be removed by using the specific wax-remover for water-based waxes PS87 PRO. Not recommended for use on outdoo surface or in damp environments and where water remains (bathrooms, showers). The product can change the appearance of the material, first spot test a small area to check for any changes.

Technical Details
Coverage with 1L:
Terracotta 30m²
Stone 30-40m²
Application temp. +10°C - +30°C
Packaging 1L
Warnings: Keep out of reach of children.
Do not disperse into the environment after use.
Store at room temperature; protect can from frost.
Fila Solv

Solvent based wax remover

What's it for

  • Removes traditional solvent-based wax treatments from floors in terracotta, quarries, natural stone and wood.
  • De-greases floors treated with raw linseed oil.
  • Gives an even finish when the floor shows signs of dullness or streaks due to excessive or improper application of paste waxes.
  • Removes residues of waterproofing products from porcelain, marble or granite floors.
  • Removes excess amounts of FILA PRO 130.
  • To dilute FILA PRO 130 when treating wood that is almost non-absorbent.
  • Eliminates stains from candle wax, adhesives and bitumen.

Suitable for:

  • Terracotta
  • Quarry tiles
  • Porcelain tiles
  • Stone & agglomerates
  • Glazed ceramic
  • Wood

Advantages:

  • Odourless solvent: No unpleasant odours.
  • A single product with a multitude of uses.
  • Extremely easy to use and always effective.
Buy Fila Solv - a traditional solvent-based wax and liquid waterproofing membrane remover dedicated to walls and floors in terracotta, encaustic cement tiles, natural stone, marble and wood.

Dilution: No dilution required: The product is ready to use.

Application:

Wet a cloth thoroughly with FILA SOLV and clean the surface, taking care not to re-apply the removed wax residues or water-repellent product. In very stubborn cases, pour FILA SOLV directly onto the surface, spread and leave for a few minutes, then scrub hard with a large brush. We recommend working on one small area at a time, gathering the dissolved dirt in a cloth.

Technical Details
Coverage with 1L:
To remove wax up to 5m²
Application temp. +5°C - +30°C
Packaging 1L
Warnings: This is a solvent-based product, the room should be aerated during application.
Keep out of reach of children.
Do not disperse into the environment after use.