The substrate must be clean of all dirt and contaminants. Pre-soak the surface with water. The surface must be wet at time of application of Foundation Coat for proper adhesion. Mix Foundation Coat with water to a mortar-like consistency. Substitute 1 quart of water for 1 quart K-88 Admix for improved adhesion to cast concrete. Trowel apply to a uniform thickness of 1/8 inch. Form a cove of the material at the juncture of the wall and footing to prevent water entry. Mist Foundation Coat 2 – 3 times during first 24 hours when temperatures are above 70°F. 1 quart of K-88 Admix eliminates need to mist cure.