Pushing the Envelope: Steeply Sloped Green Roofs

By Richard Hayden, GRP, ASLA Emeritus Photos courtesy of American Hydrotech Inc....

Transforming Foundations with Fluid-Applied Membranes for Superior Protection

By Emily Newton Photo courtesy of Rubber Polymer Company Managing moisture is one...

Properly Encapsulating a Crawlspace

By Vanessa Salvia Photos courtesy of CrawlSpace Depot For many homeowners, the...

The Competent Person

By Gregory Fahrenbruch Photos courtesy of Gregory Fahrenbruch OSHA has...

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WATERPROOF! Magazine reaches virtually every segment of the waterproofing industry. Coverage includes:

Residential Below Grade – Spray-applied foundation sealants, self-adhered sheet goods, footing drain tiles, dimple membranes and sump pump systems, crack repair, carbon fiber straps, piering, basement finishing, crawl-space, mold remediation, and moisture management.

Commercial Above and Below Grade – Subway tunnels, wastewater treatment plants, all facets of commercial and industrial waterproofing, underslab barriers, crystalline admixtures, polyurea coatings, curtain grouting, waterstops, blindside, above-grade air barriers, joint sealants and more.

Commercial Roofing – Single-ply, built-up, and ballasted roofing, reflective cool roofing, electronic leak detection, vegetated “green roof” systems, and spray-on coatings.

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Pushing the Envelope: Steeply Sloped Green Roofs

Pushing the Envelope: Steeply Sloped Green Roofs

By Richard Hayden, GRP, ASLA Emeritus Photos courtesy of American Hydrotech Inc. Architects continue to push the boundaries of design and construction, and the roof is no exception. The roof was once the repository of HVAC equipment and other building...

Properly Encapsulating a Crawlspace

Properly Encapsulating a Crawlspace

By Vanessa Salvia Photos courtesy of CrawlSpace Depot For many homeowners, the crawlspace is an out-of-sight, out-of-mind area. However, leaving this space unchecked can lead to moisture problems, poor indoor air quality, and wasted energy. Properly...

The Competent Person

The Competent Person

By Gregory Fahrenbruch Photos courtesy of Gregory Fahrenbruch OSHA has requirements for what is considered “a competent person.” In this context, according to OSHA, a competent person means “one who is capable of identifying existing asbestos hazards in...

Residential Below Grade

The Competent Person

The Competent Person

By Gregory Fahrenbruch Photos courtesy of Gregory Fahrenbruch OSHA has requirements for what is considered “a competent person.” In this context, according to OSHA, a competent person means “one who is capable of identifying existing asbestos hazards in...

Commercial Above Grade

Waterproofing Amenity Decks

Waterproofing Amenity Decks

By Richard C. Hayden, GRP ASLA-EmeritusPhoto by Alan Karchmer Multiple stepped roof structures on the Center of Developing Entrepreneurs (CODE) building in Charlottesville, Virginia, are protected by Hydrotech’s Garden Roof and Architectural Paver/Wood Tile Ultimate...

Structural Repairs

Case Study – Bowed Block Wall Repair

Case Study – Bowed Block Wall Repair

Unidirectional, vertical 6-inch carbon strips installed on the repaired wall. A contractor from EcoSpect out of Syracuse, New York, was called out to look at a bowing concrete masonry unit (CMU) wall discovered in the basement during a home inspection being performed...

Moisture Meters Are Essential For Roofers

Moisture Meters Are Essential For Roofers

By Del Williams Excess water in roofing materials after a disaster can lead to mold growth and material rot long after the initial incident.For roofing contractors dealing with any disaster where water intrusion plays a role, such as heavy rainstorms, hurricanes, or...

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