Floor finishes

9.3.8Asphalt finishes

Asphalt finishes shall be suitable for the location and intended use.

Mastic Asphalt floor finishes should be:

  • designed and constructed in accordance with BS 8204-5
  • Grade I or II and 15-20mm thick (which applies to the floor finishes and underlay)
  • applied as one coat when used as underlay for other finishes
  • in accordance with the floor manufacturer’s recommendations when used with a suspended floor system.