FAQ

Corbro Floor and Wall

Is Corbro HMI underlay waterproof?
Yes. Corbro is closed cell and is totally impervious to moisture.

Where is Corbro HM1 underlay made?
Corbro HM1 is manufactured in Australia and exceeds strict Australian Industry Standards in manufacturing and polymers.

Do I put anything on top of Corbro HM1 underlay?
Yes HM1underlay is a closed cell foam and may be damaged by livestock walking or standing on it. We recommend a rubber or similar covering of a flexible nature on top of HM1 underlay.

Do I have to use rubber sold on Corbro.com with underlay.

No not at all. You can use existing rubber or any type of covering that suits your application. The rubber sold on this site is general equine rubber matting and can be use with or without underlay

Does direct sunlight effect Corbro HM1 underlay ?

Yes with closed cell and rubber products there will be always be expansion and contraction. Always make sure your cobro product has not been in direct sunlight 12 hrs prior to cutting/trimming).

How do I repair damaged Corbro sheets?

Always use a premium contact adhesive for rubber and foam. Ensure the area is cleaned. Sandpaper surface area before bonding together. Always check sheets for small cuts or delamination and repair immediately if required.

What is Corbro HM1 underlay comfort level?
Corbro HM1 has the highest rating for a synthetic flooring product and exceeds the comfort level of natural bedding as Corbro HM1 offers a constant level of comfort 24/7.

How does Corbro perform in hot and cold weather?
Corbro's HM1 composite is an excellent insulator and will keep your horse comfortable in both hot and cold conditions.

Underlay sheet placement                                                                                                                                              Underlay can cover the entire surface or specific areas that require underlay only. If only using underlay in specific areas it is best to tapper the foam edge to pervent edges once rubber cover is applied  

Do I bond HM1 underlay Corbro to the floor? 

We recommend bonding HM1 Underlay to floor to prevent movement and foreign materials getting under

Do I bond rubber covering to HM1 underlay Corbro

We recommend bonding rubber covering to HM1 Underlay to prevent foreign materials between covering and underlay.

 Do I need to bond down flaps on Equi-Vasa floor pads before use?

YES. Do not transport until all 4 sides of flaps are secured to floor.

Is the peel back bond permanent on Equi-Vasa floor Pads?
NO. The peel back is a pressure sensitive bond for easy attachment and removal of pad. You will be required to bond 4 side flaps with a contact adhesive to the floor before use.

How do I trim the Equi-Vasa Wall pad?
The Vasa wall pad can be trimmed using a jigsaw or a Stanley knife. Always use a straight edge for long cuts.

Is the Equi-Vasa waterproof?
Yes. Equi-Vasa is closed cell and is totally impervious to moisture.

Where is Equi-Vasa made?

Equi-Vasa is manufactured in Australia and exceeds strict Australian Industry Standards in manufacturing and polymers.