Model # CTTSG3

Internet #100678062

Store SKU #764673

Store SO SKU #1000727371

Custom Building Products SimpleSet Gray 3-1/2 Gal. Pre-Mixed Thin-Set Mortar
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Custom Building Products

SimpleSet Gray 3-1/2 Gal. Pre-Mixed Thin-Set Mortar

  • Ready to use, no mixing, no mess
  • Just spread and set
  • Alternative to traditional thin-set mortars
$5247 /each
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Product Overview

  • Ready to use, no mixing, no mess
  • Just spread and set
  • Alternative to traditional thin-set mortars
SimpleSet is a no-mix, no-mess alternative to traditional thin-set mortars. Recommended to bond porcelain, marble, granite, stone, ceramic, mosaic and quarry tile up to 8 in. x 8 in. for interior use only. Can be used with tile up to 18 in. x 18 in., but dry time significantly increases. Dry time will be extended if using larger tiles, bonding to non-porous surface, in high humidity or if temperature is below 60°F.
  • Ideal for smaller format tile installations
  • Spreads quickly and easily with minimal mess
  • Standard dry time for 8 in. x 8 in. tile is 24-72 hours before applying grout
  • Premixed and ready to use
  • Do not apply excess adhesive when installing

Product Overview

  • Ready to use, no mixing, no mess
  • Just spread and set
  • Alternative to traditional thin-set mortars
Model #: CTTSG3
Sku #: 764673
Internet #: 100678062

SimpleSet is a no-mix, no-mess alternative to traditional thin-set mortars. Recommended to bond porcelain, marble, granite, stone, ceramic, mosaic and quarry tile up to 8 in. x 8 in. for interior use only. Can be used with tile up to 18 in. x 18 in., but dry time significantly increases. Dry time will be extended if using larger tiles, bonding to non-porous surface, in high humidity or if temperature is below 60°F.

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  • Ideal for smaller format tile installations
  • Spreads quickly and easily with minimal mess
  • Standard dry time for 8 in. x 8 in. tile is 24-72 hours before applying grout
  • Premixed and ready to use
  • Do not apply excess adhesive when installing

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Ratings (59) (1) (147) (126)
Maximum coverage area (sq. ft.) 100 100 100 175
Use Location Floor,Interior wall Floor,Interior wall Floor,Interior wall Floor,Interior wall
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Specifications

Dimensions

Maximum coverage area (sq. ft.)
175
Product Width (in.)
12

Details

Additive required
Latex admixture
Adhesive Type
Tile & Stone
Color Family
Gray
Commercial / Residential
Commercial / Residential
Dry time (hours)
72
Floor/wall use
Floor and wall
Flooring Material Features
Solvent free
Flooring Product Type
Flooring Powder Mortar
Flooring Use Type
Tile
Indoor/Outdoor
Indoor/Outdoor
Product Weight (lb.)
51.17lb
Product type
Thin-set mortar
Product type
Premixed mortar
Returnable
90-Day
Use Location
Floor,Interior wall
Use with
Tile

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
1 year product

Specifications

Dimensions

Maximum coverage area (sq. ft.)
175
Product Width (in.)
12

Details

Additive required
Latex admixture
Adhesive Type
Tile & Stone
Color Family
Gray
Commercial / Residential
Commercial / Residential
Dry time (hours)
72
Floor/wall use
Floor and wall
Flooring Material Features
Solvent free
Flooring Product Type
Flooring Powder Mortar
Flooring Use Type
Tile
Indoor/Outdoor
Indoor/Outdoor
Product Weight (lb.)
51.17lb
Product type
Thin-set mortar
Product type
Premixed mortar
Returnable
90-Day
Use Location
Floor,Interior wall
Use with
Tile

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
1 year product

Questions & Answers

Can this be used on .32 thickness gauged slate floor tiles (12x12) ?

Asked by: Laura
As long as the surface is solid. Make sure to butter it enough so it touches all of the surface.
Answered by: Exploreral
Date published: 2017-09-19

Can you put thin sear motor on painted wall?

Can you put thin sear motor on painted wall?
Asked by: Jbird
If you do use a thick coat.
Answered by: Tre
Date published: 2018-01-30

Will this adhere directly to drywall

Asked by: Dave
Yes, I put this directly on drywall and cement board to put stone on interior wall. Easy to use and worked well.
Answered by: HomeDepotCustomer
Date published: 2017-12-07

Can you use this Thinset for 12x24 porcelain tile?

Asked by: Porkchop
Not recommended for anything over 8"x 8" due to long drying times. The manufacturer recommends a full 72 hours for 8"x 8", There are reports of this material not setting up for weeks on larger tiles on set on non-porous surfaces.
Answered by: JG
Date published: 2018-02-28
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Customer Reviews

SimpleSet Gray 3-1/2 Gal. Pre-Mixed Thin-Set Mortar is rated 3.6 out of 5 by 126.
Rated 1 out of 5 by from In a word...frustrating... I’ve done a LOT of tiling including three entire bathrooms (showers/floors), and about 1200 square feet of floors and I’ve NEVER had a single tile pop or come loose after install. So when i decided to do a small (8x7) mud room floor I took the easy route and got the premixed for the first time. What a mistake!!! I gave the room three days to set and so far four have come loose as I got ready to grout!!!
Date published: 2018-01-03
Rated 1 out of 5 by from DON'T BUY!! The product is awful, does NOT dry. I had to redo all the tile I installed. Just take the time and buy regular mortar in the bags because this product is garbage.
Date published: 2017-11-05
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Smooth application and easy to use. However, it is rather expensive compared to mixing your own.... Smooth application and easy to use. However, it is rather expensive compared to mixing your own....
Date published: 2017-10-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Used to put brick veneer up on an interior wall... Used to put brick veneer up on an interior wall and worked great!!
Date published: 2017-11-08
Rated 3 out of 5 by from First two batches I bought from the store were dry enough to completely dry in a day or two, but ... First two batches I bought from the store were dry enough to completely dry in a day or two, but the third batch was so wet it was still uncured after 3-4 days! It was also difficult to spread on the walls with the trowel. However, it was quick and easy on the floors. If they could be more consistent on the moisture levels and better on the price, it could be a great product.
Date published: 2017-12-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from As a DIY dude that's renovated 8 homes, I say... As a DIY dude that's renovated 8 homes, I say the pre-mix is the only way to go. Pop open the lid, have trowel in hand, go to work. I started using quite some time ago, and only got 1 bad batch out of all of them. Even that was no problem. Returned to Home Depot and exchanged it for another.
Date published: 2018-01-11
Rated 3 out of 5 by from I had to buy a second bucket of this after... I had to buy a second bucket of this after running low, mid project and the consistency was completely different than the one I had bought a week before. Which was a pain since it was in the middle of the project while time is of the essence and I had to mix water into a batch to keep moving.
Date published: 2018-01-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Maybe the bucket is too large, awkward to move around but excellent to get the product out of. I... Maybe the bucket is too large, awkward to move around but excellent to get the product out of. It works as it is supposed to, and is ready to use without shaking, stirring or mixing. An excellent product that is just what it says it is and works like it should.
Date published: 2018-01-16
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