Planning and Executing Waterproofing

Weather is certainly an important consideration when it comes to planning and executing waterproofing. However waterproofing doesn’t only mean the roof and ceiling, it means the walls and foundation of your house too.  It is important to ensure that your interior also remains clean and dry during the heavy rainfall ahead of winter.   Winter weather is the preferred time to do polyurethane injection work, particularly in underground parking garages which become very cold, because the concrete shrinks the most during the winter, thus opening gaps to their...

Damp Proofing Paint – Moisture Protection

Damp proofing is defined as a material that resists the passage of water with no hydrostatic pressure and waterproof as a treatment that resists the passage of water under pressure. Generally, damp proofing keeps moisture out of a building where vapor barriers keep interior moisture from getting into walls. Moisture resistance is not necessarily absolute; it is usually defined by a specific test method, limits, and engineering tolerances. Damp proofing is accomplished several ways including: A damp-proof course (DPC) is a barrier through the structure designed to...

Protect your home from water damage before the next storm

Waterproofing your home is imperative ahead of winter but if you didn’t here’s what you have to know! Residential Water damage is one of the most common and costliest disasters your home can experience, costing thousands annually. Safeguard your most important asset against water damage.  A few guidelines and practical advice to follow. Repair and protect your home’s exterior Caulk and seal windows to guard against water seepage. Inspect your roof for missing, damaged and aging shingles and make necessary repairs. Check your downspouts. Remove debris that may...

Paint & Waterproofing Projects

Are you looking for commercial or industrial waterproofing options? Have a paint & waterproofing project and need to waterproof or damp proof your house or business? Consult the experts. WP Junction is located in Brackenfell and service the bigger Western Cape.  For All Your Paint & Waterproofing projects and a Free Estimate Call Us Today. Importers and distributors of quality waterproofing and damp proofing materials. Water damage will not only decrease the value of your property but can also create possible health issues for any residents or...