Movement Joints, Expansion Joints And Control Joint Profiles

The movement joints, expansion joints and control joint profiles of our Schlüter-DILEX series offer maintenance free and functional solutions for all relevant movement joints in tile coverings. The range includes profile types for movement joints, expansion joints and control joints, as well as edge and transition movement and expansion joints. All profiles are installed at the same time as the tile covering. A wide variety of Schlüter-DILEX movement and expansion joint profiles in various material combinations are available in accordance with the expected mechanical or chemical stresses on the covering. For more information, or to find your nearest distributor, contact Schlüter-Systems Ltd on +44 (0) 1530 813396.
Movement And Control Joint Profiles

Structural expansion joint / movement joint profiles
  Schlüter®-DILEX-KSBT

Schlüter-DILEX-KSBT is a structural movement profile with edge protection, consisting of side anchoring legs of aluminium or stainless steel connected to a 20 mm or 30 mm wide movement zone of soft synthetic rubber.



  Schlüter®-DILEX-BT

Schlüter-DILEX-BT is a structural expansion joint made of aluminium with lateral joint connections to a sliding telescopic centre section. This allows for absorption of three dimensional movement.


  Schlüter®-DILEX-AHK/ -AHKA

Schlüter®-DILEX-AHK is a cove shaped aluminium profile for internal wall corners. It is available in a variety of anodised finishes.

Schlüter®-DILEX-AHKA is a cove shaped aluminium profile for internal wall corners, kitchen worktops or surfaces with ceramic coverings. It is available in a variety of anodised finishes and can be connected to existing coverings on one side.




Field limit expansion joint / movement joint profiles in screeds
  Schlüter®-DILEX-EP

Schlüter-DILEX-EP is a movement joint profile for application in floating or bonded screeds. The side sections consist of rigid, recycled plastic connected on the top and bottom with soft, grey CPE movement zones.


Field limit expansion joint / movement joint profiles in mortar beds
  Schlüter®-DILEX-EZ 70

Schlüter-DILEX-EZ 70 is a stress relieving and decorative profile with undercut side walls made of rigid PVC and a soft PVC expansion zone for use in screeds. The extension segments can be removed to adjust the profile height to the height of the assembly.


  Schlüter®-DILEX-MP

Schlüter-DILEX-MP is an expansion profile with undercut sidewalls made of rigid, recycled PVC and a soft CPE expansion zone, complete with extension profiles for use in the laying of screeds.


  Schlüter®-DILEX-MOP

Schlüter-DILEX-MOP is an expansion joint profile with serrated sidewalls made of rigid, recycled PVC and a grey, soft PVC expansion zone for use in screed applications.


  Schlüter®-DILEX-EMP

Schlüter-DILEX-EMP is a stainless steel movement profile for screeds. The tongue and groove connections accommodate horizontal movement.


Field limit expansion joint / movement joint profiles in thin-bed tile adhesive
  Schlüter®-DILEX-EZ 6/9

Schlüter-DILEX-EZ 6/9 combine decorative design with a stress relieving function for tile and natural stone surfaces laid in a thin bed of adhesive.


  Schlüter®-DILEX-BWB

Schlüter-DILEX-BWB is a movement jointprofile with side sections of rigid, recycled plastic. The top movement zone is made of soft CPE and creates the 10 mm wide visual surface.


  Schlüter®-DILEX-BWS

Schlüter-DILEX-BWS is a movement joint profile with side sections of rigid, recycled plastic. The movement zone consists of soft CPE and creates the 5 mm wide visual surface.


  Schlüter®-DILEX-KS / -KSA

Schlüter-DILEX-KS is a movement profile with edge protection consisting of lateral anchoring legs made of aluminium or stainless steel, which are connected to a replaceable movement zone made of soft rubber.
Schlüter-DILEX-KSA is a connection profile with edge protection. The profile's anchoring legs, made of aluminium or stainless steel, are connected to a replaceable movement zone made of soft PVC. The profile is used for creating transitions between coverings and fixed structures such as windows.



  Schlüter®-DILEX-EDP

Schlüter-DILEX-EDP is a stainless steel movement profile, which allows horizontal movement through a tongue and groove connection.


  Schlüter®-DILEX-AKWS

Schlüter-DILEX-AKWS is a movement profile with aluminium side anchoring legs connected to a soft PVC movement zone.


Perimeter expansion joint / movement joint profiles
  Schlüter®-DILEX-EK/-RF

Schlüter-DILEX-EK and Schlüter-DILEX-RF are two piece profiles with a tongue and groove connection for permanently flexible corner joints at floor/wall transitions and skirting.


  Schlüter®-DILEX-EKE/-EF

Schlüter-DILEX-EKE and Schlüter-DILEX-EF are single-part corner profiles for interior wall corners. If the floor covering is not constructed as a floating screed, Schlüter-DILEX-EKE and Schlüter-DILEX-EF may also be used as flexible floor/wall transitions.


  Schlüter®-DILEX-HK

Schlüter-DILEX-HK is a coved-shaped expansion joint / movement joint profile for wall/floor joints, which conforms to the hygienic requirements of commercial bathrooms and the food processing industry.


  Schlüter®-DILEX-HKW

Schlüter-DILEX-HKW is a cove shaped profile for internal wall corners and wall to floor joints in applications where only slight movement occurs.


  Schlüter®-DILEX-HKS/-EHK

Schlüter®-DILEX-EHK is a stainless steel cove shaped profile for internal wall corners or for floor to wall transitions with high hygienic requirements.


  Schlüter®-DILEX-AHK/ -AHKA

Schlüter®-DILEX-AHK is a cove shaped aluminium profile for internal wall corners. It is available in a variety of anodised finishes.

Schlüter®-DILEX-AHKA is a cove shaped aluminium profile for internal wall corners, kitchen worktops or surfaces with ceramic coverings. It is available in a variety of anodised finishes and can be connected to existing coverings on one side.




Connection expansion joint / movement joint profiles
  Schlüter®-DILEX-BWA

Schlüter-DILEX-BWA provides a flexible connection between tiled surfaces and existing coverings or structures, such as door and window frames.


  Schlüter®-DILEX-AS

Schlüter-DILEX-AS is a joining profile for creating flexible joints to fixtures such as shower trays, baths, door and window frames.