Picture Sydney during mid-winter - the balmy air is crisp, and your home is, well it is leaking. This isn’t the picturesque image you were imagining right? We as humans rarely acknowledge the importance of the more intricate details until we have a home overgrown with mould or our flooring starts to move more than our feet. Below we break down the numerous types of waterproofing and the most efficient products to use to realistically achieve optimal effectiveness.
Many people overlook the importance of a reliable and quality waterproofing supplier in Sydney, Australia. Waterproofing any structure is a vital step in completing responsible and efficient construction. We may take our waterproofing suppliers for granted, but they play a huge role in ensuring that building structures are safe and sustainable. Read More
When it comes to building any kind of structure, it’s important to ensure that you use the right materials. Whether it’s a home that you’ll be living in or a commercial building, you will need it to have all the necessary reinforcements so that it stays standing. The most commonly used building material, concrete, dissipates when it comes into contact with large amounts of water. This means that waterproofing concrete supplies are essential for any Sydney structure that’s built to last. Read More
We have had quite a few people asking what the best products are to use for building a retaining wall that lasts.
Our resident expert in all things waterproofing - Johno - has created an in-depth diagram below to show the best way:
When it comes to protecting your home for years to come, waterproofing proves to be an invaluable addition that you should seriously consider. This protective measure helps to keep out moisture build-up which can lead to escalated conditions of structural damage as well as affect your family’s health negatively. It is not a simple task that should be taken lightly and as specialists in the industry – we highly recommend having your home waterproofed by professionals. Read More
Whether its exposed walls or floors, it’s always beneficial to inspect the moisture content of the internal side of these concrete surfaces and check for possible waterproofing problems and to thoroughly assess current waterproofing conditions. This should be undertaken regularly to prevent further waterproofing issues in the future. Read More
Sure, we all know the implications of water seeping into concrete and the negative consequences as a result. Waterproofing concrete can help avoid the impact of water spills. Let’s review the beneficial outputs of waterproofing concrete to prevent those disastrous outcomes.
It’s not just you and your family that you have to get ready for the hot Australian summer; it’s your roof too. Even if you don’t live on Sydney’s coast, the sun can have a devastating effect on your roof’s waterproofing. To help you combat this, we have compiled a handy list of tips to help your concrete roof stay leak-free.
Australia sees its fair share of storms and heavy rains and a great way to protect your home from unnecessary damage is to waterproof the areas that take the most impact. This can extend the longevity of your home and furnishings and save you money in the long run. Read More
Waterproofing is a crucial component of home maintenance. Moisture damage is dangerous and can compromise the structural integrity of your home. Moisture erodes the protective coating of wooden walls and floors and deteriorates their fibres, weakening the material. Read More
Waterproofing is one of the most vital aspects of construction, especially for wet areas like showers and restrooms. Unfortunately, it is also one of the most problematic construction tasks, especially in Australia. Statistics show that waterproofing and water ingress account for 2.8 per cent of total construction costs, but comprise 83 per cent of complaints of building defects. Read More