A Systems-based Approach to Waterproofing

A successful waterproofing system is more than membranes.  By approaching waterproofing as a system, it’s possible to identify the root...

Green Rooftops

By Clark Ricks The garden roof atop Chicago’s City Hall was one of the first in the city, using more than 100 species of plants, arranged by...

Polyurathane Foam Grouting

by Scott Kelly and Michelle Robinson Often, grouts are applied through a hole drilled next to the leak so water pressure forces the...

Road Joints in Extreme Climates

Bridges and elevated sections of highway have to perform in extreme conditions. Interstate 70 west of Denver provides an extreme...

Waterproofing a Deep Foundation with Integral Admixtures

By Greg Maugeri   Bayonne is a city in Hudson County, New Jersey. Located just north of Staten Island,  Bayonne is situated on a...

Black or White: Roofing Color as an Energy Strategy

Reflective roofing has gained tremendous market share in recent years as energy costs and environmental concerns have increased. Black...

Basement Finishing Kits

By Ron Greenbaum Innovative materials and less construction mess are a few advantages these systems offer. As waterproofing...

Advances in Commercial Waterproofing

Waterproofing technology is advancing in all its many segments.  From sump pumps to rooftops, new materials and know-how are helping...

Current Issue

The stories and features in the magazine are geared toward hardworking contractors and small business owners who need relevant information, written in plain English, applicable to his business and jobsite.

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.

In the Current Issue:

Residential Below Grade

Commercial Above Grade

Green Roof for A Stadium

Green Roof for A Stadium

Adapted from Greenroofs.com For many, summer means baseball.  In 2015, the oldest baseball stadium in the U.S., the Boston Red Sox’ home field Fenway Park underwent a major upgrade, including enhanced Wi-Fi and two new 30-foot-high jumbotrons.  One of the...

Options for Underslab Waterproofing

Options for Underslab Waterproofing

By Ashley Gee Perm Ratings and Puncture Resistance – Striking the Right Balance for Optimum Performance The use of underslab vapor retarders/barriers has long been regarded as an effective, economical way to control moisture migration through concrete. The...

Structural Repairs

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