Category: Drainage

Foundation Protection Solutions. Step 1: Ditch the Sprays

When it comes to foundation protection and wall waterproofing, some builders only factor in code compliance. They simply spray a tar/asphalt coating on the concrete foundation and proceed with backfilling. Problem is, this approach is short-sighted, leading to spray-on foundation protection issues. Easily damaged spray-on coatings may create vulnerabilities on numerous levels, including moisture leading to mold […]

The Art of Proper Moisture Protection

The multi-award-winning Audain Art Museum is quintessentially Canadian – from the eclectic art housed inside to the unassuming yet masterfully planned and executed hockey-stick-shaped building itself. Yet, despite all the beauty on display for visitors, it’s the unseen elements that make this building truly amazing. The 56,000 sq. ft. private museum sits nestled amidst the […]

Tile and Slate Roofs Require Specialized Protection

The Proper Tile and Slate Roof Underlayment Can Prevent Expensive, Premature Replacement Unlike asphalt shingle roofs, which are nailed tightly to the underlayment, tile and slate roofs allow air and moisture vapor to flow beneath them. Without the proper protection, moisture can accumulate underneath the roofing and cause costly damage. A High Performance Underlayment is […]