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Fosroc Galvafroid – 400ml, 800ml & 1.9L

Fosroc Galvafroid – 400ml, 800ml & 1.9L

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SKU: Fosroc GalvafroidCategory: Protective Coatings Brand: Fosroc
Fosroc Galvafroid is a protective enamel for iron and steel surfaces that can be used as an anti-rust primer or finishing coat. Fosroc Galvafroid also... Read full description
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Fosroc Galvafroid is a protective enamel for iron and steel surfaces that can be used as an anti-rust primer or finishing coat. Fosroc Galvafroid also has an attractive, grey matte finish.

Fosroc Galvafroid is a zinc-rich cold galvanising protective paint coating that is easily applied to protect ferrous metals against corrosion.

Fosroc Galvafroid uses

Fosroc Galvaforid has many use cases to offer any construction project working with steel surfaces. These include:
  • All ferrous metals, including stainless steel, aluminium, and cast iron can be protected with this high-quality zinc-rich paint.
  • Fosroc Galvafroid can also be used for rust protection in situ welding work, During welding work performed on-site, Galvafroid shields freshly-welded areas from corrosion, preserving their structural integrity.
  • Structural Steelwork: In construction projects, where structural steelwork forms the backbone of the structure, Galvafroid offers vital defence against corrosion, enhancing overall durability.
  • Gates and Railings: It's an ideal solution for ensuring the longevity of gates and railings, which are often exposed to weather conditions and require robust corrosion resistance.
  • Iron Pipework: Galvafroid can be applied to iron pipework to prevent rust formation, maintaining the integrity and functionality of the pipelines.
  • Guttering: Gutter systems, subject to moisture and environmental factors, benefit from Galvafroid's corrosion protection, ensuring efficient drainage over time.

Fosroc Galvafroid benefits

Fosroc Galvafroid is an industry-standard product when it comes to anti-rust and protecting metal surfaces. Here’s what makes Fosroc Galvafroid better than other galvanised primers on the market:
  • Galvafroid be used with a brush or roller.
  • Fosroc Galvafroid can be used as a primer or topcoat.
  • Suitable for agricultural and construction equipment, gates and railings, iron pipework, guttering and structural steelwork.
Fosroc Galvafroid Thinner / Cleaner to be used to thin paint and clean equipment.

Download the Fosroc Galvafroid data sheet (PDF)

Next working day delivery available to UK Mainland if ordered before 1pm



Delivery and Return

Charges start from £6.90 inc vat on small, lightweight orders and £22.50 inc vat on heavier or difficult to transport items.

All small item orders with a value of £100.00 inc vat will be carriage paid.

All large item orders with a value of £200.00 inc vat will be carriage paid.

*small or large classification of items are determined by weight and dimension of product*

Please note that your order may need to be split into separate packages if over 30KG.

All of the above is based on UK Mainland deliveries, further charges may be incurred if the delivery address is outside of this.

We are also currently unable to deliver outside of the UK on our regular carrier so if you require delivery outside the UK please call or email the details to the office as we reserve the right to refuse service or refund orders based on this.

Guarantee next day delivery.

Some of our products have a note that states – if ordered before 1pm and being delivered to UK mainland on a next day basis.

Please note that given the current circumstances alot of carrier companies are struggling to keep up with demand and although we do book these deliveries as next day services, the carriers cannot always fulfil these and an extra day may be required.

A high percentage of our advertised goods are stock items but be aware that if you are taking very large quantities of stock that we may not be able to fill your order fully on first delivery. Please call the office to check to not be disappointed.

We are also an active trade counter and part of a larger network of companies so stock can be taken at any time but we will always aim to deliver your goods as soon as possible.

Also if ordered along side goods that we cannot guarantee next day delivery on, these will be delivered based on the schedule of the other item.

Signature required on delivery.

The carrier we currently use requires a signature for all deliveries as a proof of delivery. If you cannot guarantee someone will be home to receive this please leave delivery instructions for a safe place or neighbour to leave your goods with. Due to covid and new contactless deliveries, our carriers will not require a signature but will take down the recipients name as POD.

If no one is available to take the delivery, the courier will leave details at the address to rearrange delivery or may leave with a neighbour. Note we may need to make an additional handling charge for the return and re-delivery if a package is unable to be delivered multiple times due to no one being home to receive this. Due to covid our carriers are restricting the number of re-delivery attempts.

After three attempted deliveries our carrier will return the goods to ourselves and in this worst case situation, we may cancel the order and refund your money, excluding any additional charge for the return and re-deliveries.

Materials delivered from our own stock.

Normally 1 – 2 days (this can sometimes be longer if we are waiting for manufacturers’ stock to arrive into ours).

If the order is placed before 1:00pm and all of the items are in stock, then we will endeavour to dispatch your order same day for delivery the following day.

This still applies for deliveries out of our local area but please note that we use independent carriers so be aware that there may be external factors which we cannot control (e.g Far out postcodes or local traffic situations)

Materials delivered direct from the manufacturer.

There may be some occasions when it is more efficient or cost effective to have the materials shipped direct from our suppliers to the customer.

We will place the order immediately upon receipt of your order but this can sometimes take a few working days depending on the manufacturers production schedule or carrier used.

We will always endeavour to get the goods to the customer at the earliest possible date but if these are urgently required, please speak to us to check.

Please note that many manufacturers will offer a next day delivery service at an increased delivery cost and also a cut of time for this order to be placed (usually around 11am / 12pm)

Please call us on 08454 530 017 between 8am and 5pm Monday – Friday or email us on [email protected] for any delivery queries, or urgent requirements.

Please read our full terms and conditions with regard to full details on deliveries.

It is a zinc-rich cold galvanising coating, used to provide galvanic protection on iron and steel. It can be used as a self-finish or as a durable rust-inhibiting primer beneath selected top coats. It is recommended for the protection of structural steelwork, agricultural and construction plant and machinery, gates, railings, iron pipework and guttering, and the rust prevention of in-situ welding work.

Hot-dip galvanising is typically used for fresh steel rather, and Galvafroid being used as a protective coating for upkeep.

Fosroc Galvafroid is commonly used in construction for the protection of structural steelwork, agricultural and construction plant and machinery, gates, railings, iron pipework and guttering, and the rust prevention of in-situ welding work.

Yes, Where the work is subject to corrosive and marine conditions, however, a non-saponifiable finishing paint should be used, i.e. Chlorinated rubber paint. It is advisable to allow the Galvafroid coating to weather for at least 3 days before applying the finishing coat.

Fosroc Galvafroid is designed for use on steel surfaces and therefore adheres extremely well. It is also easily applied by brush or roller.

Fosroc Galvafroid has a shelf life of 12 months if kept in a dry store between 5°C and 20°C in the original, unopened container.