When constructing your swimming pool you need waterproofing materials that can withstand both positive and negative hydrostatic pressure. Waterproofing your swimming pool is important for new and old swimming pools. Below are the step by step processes to undertake. Cast concrete Cast your concrete with either crystalline waterproofing admixtures (Armorkim Admix 500 & 600) non-crystalline
Spray foam insulation is beneficial in commercial & industrial settings owing to its numerous advantages. Most people because of the cost of spray foam insulation, don’t get to see the benefits of using it. The cost of spray foam insulation sometimes scares people away from seeing the benefits of using spray foam insulation in the
Do you have a leaky basement? Leaking basement can be a terrible experience on a project. Leaking basements often times are as a result of a number of factors such as poor product specification, wrong construction practice etc. When general waterproofing or water repellent admixtures are specified for basement in areas subject to high hydrostatic
Mechanical damage causes water leakage Most times, before the application of cementitious waterproofing, polyurethane waterproofing or bitumen waterproofing careful considerations may not be given to the equipment that would be installed such as AC, Chillers, DSTV etc. And so they end up drilling holes, damaging/breaking through these membranes to install these equipment thereby causing leakages.
The right tiling solution can be important to the success of your tiling insulations and placements. The traditional tiling approach in Nigeria and most part of Africa is the regular sand and cement mix, however this approach can only work for porous tiles. When installing vitrified tiles, stones and non porous high decorative class tiles
Basement waterproofing can be a messy and frustrating affair. This article attempts to look at the approach specifiers and consultants adopts to reduce the risk of basement leakages. The traditional approach to basement waterproofing involves both the use of polystyrene membrane bitumen membrane or cementitious membrane systems to prevent leakages. However because water is a