Who should do waterproofing application?
It has been seen very commonly that plumbers, sanitary workers, civil labor is used to do waterproofing application. They are neither trained nor have the expertise to do waterproofing. Waterproofing should be done by a trained team of a Professional Waterproofing Contractor.
What is Waterproofing?
Waterproofing is the formation of an impervious barrier which is designed to prevent water entering or escaping from various sections of building structures. It is a system to stop ingress of water into the surface which has been treated with waterproofing chemicals.
Does Concrete need Waterproofing?
Yes, concrete, bricks, cement mortars – all need waterproofing to stop water penetration.
Do I Need Waterproofing in my building?
Yes, you have invested crores to build the building. The cost of waterproofing is less the 1% of total cost. It will protect your investment.
Should we get Waterproofing Inspection done while buying a new or preowned apartment/house?
Yes, it’s important to get the waterproofing inspection done from an expert. Both new as well as Preowned apartments/houses can have seepage issues. While the seller can camouflage the seepages with a fresh coat of paint, the Waterproofing specialist will be able to find it.
Does a Swimming pool need special waterproofing?
Yes. Swimming pools or large water holding structures face continuous high hydro static pressure. The product selection and its application become very important.
Does a Water Storage Tank need special waterproofing?
Yes. Water storage tanks or large water holding structures face continuous high hydro static pressure. The product selection and its application become very important. It’s also important to use a Food Grade product for such structures.
Do you need to take special care for the waterproofing of Terrace Gardens?
Yes definitely! Terrace gardens have high dead weight on the terrace slabs due to soil and water. Terrace gardens also put pressure on the terrace slab due to roots of the plants. It’s important to design the system with proper drainage, root treatment and waterproofing.
Does, providing roof insulation help in reducing power consumption?
Yes, A good thermal insulations acts as a thermal barrier. You can easily achieve a temperature differential of 10-20% by selecting right treatment and application.
What is building envelope?
Building enveloping is protecting building from water seepages from roof, walls, foundations, window frame joints and protection from dust, heat and cold.
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