Polymer Rubber Gel Systems

A little-known material is making inroads in the waterproofing market that offers a host of unique advantages.  Called Polymer Rubber...

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...

2020 Waterproofing Industry Forecast

As we move into 2020, the waterproofing industry appears poised for another solid year of growth.  New construction may be slowing down...

Relieving Hydrostatic Pressure

Drainage systems are a key component of any below-grade waterproofing job.  Here, a dimple drain sheet will direct water to the...

Rooftop Decking

One of the most difficult waterproofing scenarios for a roofer is creating a walkable rooftop deck over a wooden substrate. Typically,...

Underslab Retrofits: Sealing Slabs

Concrete slabs are not impervious to water.  In fact, given the right environmental conditions, the floor slab can transmit gallons of...

Dimple Drain Sheets

Waterproofing membranes are a critical component for keeping basements dry, but they’re only half the solution.  In most areas of the...

Continuous Automated Rooftop Leak Detection

Electronic leak detection technology can now be automated to monitor roof membrane performance continuously. Leaky roofs are a serious...

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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

Structural Repairs

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