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Options in Spray Equipment

By Clark Ricks Truck-mounted spray pumps are convenient.  Some units are small enough that the tank, heater, pump, reel and hoses will...

Built Up Roofing

By Dan Calabrese The key to long-lasting water-resistance is to install a roof that limits movement and maintains its elasticity. You...

Electronic Leak Detection High vs. Low Voltage

Low-voltage testing is especially useful on green roofs, such as this Chicago City Hall installation, because overburden can stay in...

Green Walls, A Different Direction

Fashion Valley Mall near San Diego, features this 18’ tall and 51’ wide green wall with 4,000 plants. It uses a system from Tournesol...

Radon Barriers

As building envelopes have gotten tighter, radon has become deadlier.  Underslab barriers, radon mitigation, and testing systems are healthy—and...

Taking the Vents Out of Vented Crawlspaces

By Lindsay Brecheisen and Jonathan Coulter Enclosed crawlspaces improve the air quality and energy efficiency of the living space above. Crawlspace...

The Importance of Certified Installers

By Melissa Morton On many projects, the quality of waterproofing depends on the quality of the installer.  Certification can bring peace...

Drainage Systems for Athletic Fields

New drainage options for synthetic turf fields reduce downtime after storms and improve player safety during games. We’ve all witnessed...

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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...

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