Prevent The Damage With Waterproofing Concrete Services In Sydney

February 28, 2022

Prevent The Damage With Waterproofing Concrete Services In Sydney

Watching something being built from the ground up is a spectacular experience, even more so when it’s your home. Early morning rises to watch the work commence and late-night bedtime after a day of admiring every brick that has been put in place to create your dream house. 

So, when you’ve invested so much of your time, patience, and attention, you wouldn’t want anything to seep between the cranks, such as water. Thankfully, waterproofing concrete services in Sydney will ensure that every build is reinforced with a robust and sustainable waterproofing coat that protects your build's foundation, floors, and walls, mitigating water damage and protecting it from damage. 

Interested in learning more about why your build needs concrete waterproofing? Then get in touch with Waterproofing Direct today!

A Step Toward Longevity.

Concrete is an incredibly porous substance, so waterproofing various concrete, masonry or block walls is essential to ensure the longevity of the structure. High-rise buildings with several substructures cannot afford to crumble or degrade, which is precisely what happens when waterproofing precautions and regulations have not been met. 

Destruction From The Inside-Out.

Concrete structures that are void of waterproofing are susceptible and prone to deterioration; however, signs of damage are typically only seen after years of exposure to moisture. Typically, mildew and mould will begin to form on the surface of the concrete, but other signs, such as erosion and exposed matrix materials, indicate that the damage has already settled into the underlying structure of the wall or floor. 

Waterproofing concrete prevents this type of deterioration, keeps the structure looking fresh and ensures its strength goes uncompromised. 

Why You Should Waterproof.

If you’re considering starting a build, you may want to familiarise yourself with the benefits of waterproofing the concrete surfaces of the structure. 

  1. Waterproofing seals walls and floors to prevent the formation of mould and mildew and improves structural integrity and health. 
  2. Reduces costs and clean-up. Waterproof structures require a lot less work when cleaning up after heavy rainfall or a flood, and general maintenance is much easier as waterproofed structures remain clean. 
  3. Waterproofing increases the property value when the time comes to sell. No one wants to buy a property with water damage, so waterproofed basements and subfloors are excellent selling points. 

Overall, waterproofing is essential if you want your structure to withstand moisture exposure, but most importantly is to use high-quality products, such as those from Waterproofing Direct. 

So, if you need waterproofing concrete services and products in Sydney, contact us today to speak to our professionals.