VariGLAZESM is a restorative bonding process utilizing two very durable coatings plus decorative accent chips to overlay the entire surface. The base is a pigmented coating available in a variety of colors; the top coat is a clear coating. This process will change the color of both the tile and grout to create a neat, unified look. A special compound of micro-particles can be added to enhance appearance and improve the coefficient of friction. VariGLAZESM provides an exceptionally high level of appearance and the ultimate in protection.

Process Steps

Step 1: Clean and prep entire surface using SaniGLAZE’s XcelKLEENSM process to remove contaminants and to prepare tile and grout for application of SaniGLAZE® coatings.

Step 2: Install SaniMAX-C® protective shield over the entire surface.

Step 3: Apply decorative SaniCHIPS™ over the shield.

Step 4: Install SaniMAX® protective shield over the entire surface.

The Primary Products Used

Surface Shield Group:

  • SaniMAX-C®: Extremely durable, pigmented topical coating based on the revolutionary new Xolite® polymer that is suitable for a wide variety of surfaces. Available in a variety of colors.

  • SaniMax®: Extremely durable, clear topical coating based on the revolutionary Xolite polymer that is suitable for a wide variety of tile & grout surfaces.

  • SaniCHIPS™: An array of accent flakes available in various color schemes that are comprised of water based resin materials and inorganic minerals. They are used to coordinate tile surfaces with any décor.

  • Textite®: A compound of micro-particles that can be added to SaniMAX-C® or SaniMAX® to improve the coefficient of friction (COF) and improve appearance. Available in various particle sizes to create the desired COF.


  • Restores surface to a brand new appearance

  • Prevents soil and moisture penetration

  • Eradicates foul odors

  • Repels bacteria, mildew and mold

  • Simplifies maintenance

  • Eliminates expense of replacement

Where and When to Specify?

VariGLAZESM is specified for all tile sizes. It is recommended for surfaces that need a color change and facelift; and for situations where an extremely durable coating is required.