Positive Waterproofing VS Negative Waterproofing
One of the most interesting questions in the waterproofing sector is “what is positive side” waterproofing or “what is negative side” waterproofing. Positive side applied waterproofing is an external waterproofing system. A waterproofing system installed to the exterior face of the below ground structure. It can protect the structure and the interior against the effects [...]
What happens when it rains in The United Arab Emirates?
What happens when it rains in The United Arab Emirates? The climate of the United Arab Emirates consists of hot summers and cool winters. Most of the days are sunny and pleasant except during the scorching summer months of July and August. Spring starts from March to May and the temperature will gradually climb towards [...]
Why do Elevator pits leak?
Why do Elevator pits leak? There can be many reasons why water enters a pit. Usually the reasons are a mixture of the following:- The existing waterproofing system has been incorrectly applied or damaged during construction. The pit is too old for any effective waterproofing system to have been originally installed Adjacent construction has altered [...]
Why I should waterproof my bathroom?
"Why I should waterproof my bathroom?" Designer bathrooms are gradually being the trend in construction. Right from choosing the wall tiles, bathtubs, washbasins, so much thought process goes into designing your dream bathroom. But what about waterproofing your bathroom? This is something very critical and should not be overlooked. Wet areas are spaces that are [...]
Winter is just around the corner!!
Winter is just around the corner!! The winter is just around the corner. And we are always looking for an excuse to get excited for winter after the scorching summer. But you must be geared up to secure your home from water damage as along with winter, it comes to the copious amounts of rainfalls [...]
WHAT ARE THE ADVANTAGES OF EPDM MEMBRANE?
WHAT ARE THE ADVANTAGES OF EPDM MEMBRANE? Ethylene propylene diene monomer (EPDM) which is a bit of a mouthful is an extremely durable rubber roofing membrane widely used all over the world for waterproofing terraces, podiums, basements, swimming pools, etc. What are the advantages of EPDM Membrane? 1. EPDM Membranes are more durable and flexible [...]
What are the disadvantages of bituminous waterproofing membranes?
What are the disadvantages of bituminous waterproofing membranes? Membrane waterproofing is the application of a thin layer of watertight material over the surface. There are different methods of membrane waterproofing. One among them is sheet based waterproofing membrane. The most common type of sheet based membrane is the bituminous waterproofing membrane which will be stuck [...]
How to repair peeling wall?
We all know that a wall with peeling paint is the most unsightly mess and it can lower the attractiveness of your home. A damp wall can also cause severe health issues including breathing problems, mold and fungal growth etc. According to dampness specialists, peeling of paint occurs due to the loss of adhesion between [...]