Gold Coast based builders
Concrete Water Proofing
Gold Coast, Tweed Heads and Northern Rivers
CONCRETE WATER PROOFING
A common symptom in the Gold Coast region is Concrete Cancer, however, this can sometimes be a small part of the issue. It may be caused by water infiltrating the concrete and reacting with the reinforcing steel.
Solace Building Services implements a reinforcing technique of waterproofing to prevent the issue from repeating. With extensive experience and being considered leaders in the region for Concrete Cancer and remedial concrete work.
How to water proof structures
Concrete Water proofing options
Liquid membranes are made of liquid and serve as a membrane barrier between two solutions.
Tanking membrane is waterproofing done through sheets of water-proof material are applied to walls and floors above and, or below ground to prevent water penetrating the structure.
Torch on membranes
Made from sticky organic liquids and bitumen, considered one of the most reliable ways for water proofing.
Waterproofing movement joints in concrete.
Loose layered sheet membranes
Providing waterproofing through layered sheets of membrane.
“Negative waterproofing” through injection
Waterproofing from the inside – this injection waterproofs the structure.
Do i need water proofing?
Waterproofing concrete structures may be called upon by signs of concrete cancer, or as part of a preventitive solution. Solace Building Services can work with you to diagnose concrete issues, or, to quote your project. Enquire with the subject matter experts in Concrete Remediation.