Tag: Waterproofing

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Below Grade Waterproofing: Why It’s Used and the Benefits

Below Grade Waterproofing: Why It’s Used and the Benefits No doubt you’ve had some kind of waterproofing done on your outdoor deck or interior floor space, despite being only familiar with above-grade systems. Did you know below-grade waterproofing is also available for areas below ground level? If you have a below-ground deck or a basement, […]

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Deck Drains for Deck Waterproofing Systems

  Deck drains for deck waterproofing systems serve more than extending the life of a deck. They improve the safety of decks; especially in those areas where rain fall is heavy. They are only part of the overall waterproofing system that all decks should consider incorporating in their design. They are a special feature that when […]

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Insight Into the Unknown Benefits of Waterproofing

  When thinking about waterproofing, most think of what seems to be the obvious reason for waterproofing their deck- protection from water. Water damage to wood causes it to expand and crack pre-maturely. But other than water damage, there are several other benefits to waterproofing you may not know. What are the unknown benefits of waterproofing? […]

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The Importance of Waterproofing Under Tile: Keeping Your Rooftop Deck Water-Tight

Importance of waterproofing under tile, keeping your outdoor living spaces water-tight. Rooftop decks are incredibly popular, for good reason. They expand living space and increase re-sale value, while providing the homeowner hours of enjoyment in good weather. Places like Florida and coastal Eastern US have hundreds of thousands of rooftop decks on houses large and […]

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Knockdown vs. Handtrowel: Concrete Flooring Finishes

These days, it seems days that the construction industry is getting the upper hand on creativity and art. Whatever the project, the industry seems to come up with an idea that beautifies the result. Surprisingly, that is even true of concrete. Colorized and textured concrete are becoming common and provide a beautiful and innovate touch […]

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Waterproofing High Pedestrian Traffic Areas

If you want to improve safety and increase the longevity of high traffic pedestrian surfaces, then you need to consider the advantages of applying a waterproof coating. Not only will the right product achieve these two goals, but a waterproof coating can also introduce a decorative factor that increases the value of a property. Accident […]

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Importance of Waterproofing Your Deck

Now that you’ve enjoyed your deck for yet another summer, the fall and winter months upon us could start to cause some serious damage. Particularly if you haven’t waterproofed your deck in a long time (or ever), you may discover some unpleasant problems by the time next summer rolls around. The importance of waterproofing is […]