Initial water damage to a property can seem harmless, but over time it can cause serious havoc to a building's structure. Waterproofing helps to preserve structural integrity long term and is essential for water damage prevention. Interior and exterior walls, basements, pipes and joints, roofs and foundations are all likely to need waterproofing in both residential and commercial properties. Here are a few reasons why it is essential to Waterproof your Property.
There are many environmental factors that can impact concrete structures over a period of time. These environmental factors can cause reinforcement corrosion and spalling of the outer concrete layers. This is often referred to as concrete cancer.