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from pioneer to trendsetter


Mid seventies of the last century Rigo Special Coatings - since 1938 based in IJmuiden - began developing and manufacturing waterborne polyurethane floor varnishes.


As a result of this pioneering in 1978 Rigo Parquet Varnish and Rigo Floor Varnish were introduced, the first water-based polyurethane floor coatings on the international market. Now, more than 30 years later, RigoStep continues to set the trend and to expand our knowledge of raw materials and formulation technology. 


RigoStep puts the finishing of wood floors at the highest level of beauty, durability, durability and ease of maintenance.


A parquet or cork that protects well, but looks like plastic overshoots its mark. With RigoStep that is also something you don't have to worry about, because also in appearance RigoStep PU coatings are a class of their own.


A good example is SKYLT, a unique product that slightly whitens the surface and is just as matt as bare wood. A SKYLT finished surface looks like untreated, but is perfectly protected.


Eiken visgraat - gelegd en afgewerkt met SKYLT in 2003.  Eiken Stroken afgewerkt met 1 x SEAL + 2 x SKYLT.  Eiken met 1 x COLORWASH Smoked Oak + 2 x SKYLT. 


In 1978 Rigo Parquet Varnish and Rigo Floor Varnish were the first

water-based polyurethane floor finishes on the international market.


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skylt properties

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RigoStep SKYLT is formulated to obtain an optimum mix of properties.  

SKYLT specific properties

rode stip  Multi Protector: Suitable for various surfaces
rode stip  Returns on virtually every surface an aspect like untreated
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The beaching effect enhances with every layer
rode stip   Ultra mat: gloss at 60° = 4 Gardner gloss units; gloss at 85° = 5 Gardner gloss units
rode stip   Safe for both the applicator and the end-user: VOC content = 4 g/l
rode stip   Extremely durable: only 50 mg of attrition according to SIS 923509 (1 kg/2000 rev) 

SKYLT general properties

rode stip  Waterborne polyurethane

rode stip  Non-combustible, safe

rode stip  No smell, virtually odorless

rode stip  No toxic or flammable solvents


SKYLT application properties


rode stip  Easy application

rode stip  Perfect flow

rode stip  Quick drying

rode stip  Excellent adhesion

rode stip  Very good sandability


SKYLT usability properties


rode stip  Beautiful, natural look (no "plastic" layer)

rode stip  Emphasizes the beauty of the substrate

rode stip  Non-yellowing

rode stip  Extremely durable and resistant

rode stip  Remarkebly low maintenance

rode stip  Very hygiënic

rode stip  Permanent elasticity

rode stip  No evaporation of hazardous substances

rode stip  Can easily be painted over, even after many years of use


RigoStep parketlak is duurzaam en bestendig



RigoStep SKYLT gives an amazing natural appearance.

After finishing with SKYLT a surface still looks virtually the same as before the finishing.


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Fabriek, laboratorium en atelier


Rigo Special Coatings en RigoStep zijn merken van RIGO Verffabriek.


RIGO Verffabriek is een Nederlands familiebedrijf dat sinds 1938 verf- en lakproducten ontwikkelt, maakt en verkoopt. RIGO Verffabriek beschikt met de merken AQUAMARYN, EVERT KONING, RIGOSTEP en RIGO Wandstyling over een uitgebreid assortiment afwerking voor wanden, hout en vloeren, binnen en buiten. Van watergedragen vloerlakken en vloeroliën tot een variëteit aan watergedragen en conventionele aflakken, en natuurlijke verfproducten. Bovendien zijn wij een creatieve partner voor onze klanten en ontwikkelen we speciale technieken en afwerkingsmogelijkheden, ontwikkelen we (kleur)assortimenten, en zijn partner in diverse interieur styling projecten.


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RIGO Verffabriek


Dokweg 40, 1976 CA IJmuiden NL

Tel (+31) (0) 255 - 548448  - Fax (+31) (0) 255 - 548445



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