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21 June 2019 - 15:38, by , in Waterproofing, No comments
Concrete is one of the most used structural component in the construction industry. However concrete is absorptive to water and if not waterproofed, it can lead to physical wear and tear caused by waterborne chemical and contaminants. Concrete Waterproofing ensures the protection of the concrete structure, making it much more durable. It is applied in construction...
21 June 2019 - 15:36, by , in Waterproofing, No comments
Waterproofing is a construction measure designed to prevent water from damaging a building. It can be done during or after building work to protect the structure from water damage caused by rain, moisture and leaks. Water damage can result in serious issues to a building’s structure and appearance. It can damage not only the surface,...
21 June 2019 - 15:35, by , in Waterproofing, No comments
Water leakages and wall cracks in commercial buildings should be fixed immediately to prevent bigger problems. To achieve a durable roof and concrete waterproofing work, it is important to get waterproofing experts to deal with the matter. Unfortunately, not all waterproofing contractors are the same. There may be waterproofers that offer cheap service but the quality is...
21 June 2019 - 15:34, by , in Waterproofing, No comments
If you are looking to purchase a block of units for commercial or investment purposes, be sure to check out its waterproofing history.  Should this factor be overlooked, you could find yourself dealing with unwelcome water leaks and other building defects that are commonly caused by poor or non-existent waterproofing. As a property owner and/or...
21 June 2019 - 15:20, by , in Waterproofing, No comments
Roof problems are one of the most costly and headache causing issues any property owner can ever encounter. No matter what type of roof you have – the smallest of damage could result in big repair expenses, especially in commercial buildings and strata units. To further maximise roof life, it is best to avoid damage...
20 June 2019 - 15:39, by , in concrete repair, Waterproofing, No comments
Water damage is a common problem for owners of high-rise residences, hotels, establishments and other commercial structures. In fact, leakages can cause property owners extensive financial losses due to structural repairs and business disruptions. Commercial buildings are more exposed to waterproofing problems. These damages can be prevented by proper maintenance measures. Expert waterproofing contractors in Singapore prepared...
20 June 2019 - 15:36, by , in Uncategorized, No comments
Balconies are part of any building’s architectural aesthetics. However, because it’s exposed to all types of weather it’s prone to water damage. Most balconies are constructed from concrete which is easily penetrable by water. If not protected, the moisture can cause the substrate to crack and erode. It is essential that balconies are impervious to...
20 June 2019 - 15:31, by , in Uncategorized, No comments
Efflorescence has been one of the most common problems in concrete. It appears to be a white fuzzy stain often seen on walls and floors. This white, crystalline material is made up of mineral salts dissolved by water. Though it is generally not a risk to safety, it affects the visual appearance of the concrete....
20 June 2019 - 15:28, by , in concrete repair, Waterproofing, No comments
Concrete waterproofing is important in building a strong structure. The stability of the building and the safety of the people in it largely rely on correct waterproofing. Leaks, mould growth and concrete cancer are often the cause of property damage. Frames, roofs, foundations, as well as the floors are usually exposed to these damages. Waterproofing is...
20 June 2019 - 15:25, by , in Waterproofing, No comments
How important is it to waterproof your building? Do you know the potential consequences of poor or non-existent waterproofing solutions? Some people consider concrete waterproofing solutions such as torch-on-membrane an optional part of the construction process. Understanding why these methods are essential to a successful project will save you both money and hassles for years to...