Need of Waterproofing

The heat has certainly increased but the only good part about the summers is the end of it. Yes, because that brings us the beautiful long awaited monsoons which fill up the air with the pleasant smell of wet mud and gifts us beautiful green landscapes. However, what we fail to notice is the unpleasant effect that it leaves on the exposed walls of our structured by extreme heat and heavy rainfall. The effect leads to damp walls, dripping ceiling and leakages.

Leakages not only damage the exteriors but also the beautiful designer decors too. The effect is much visible after monsoons when you can notice the peeling paints and water seepage marks on the ceilings and walls, wrecking the entire look of the home which love of your labour to build a dream home; To avoid such a situation waterproofing comes into rescue.

Waterproofing makes the structure impermeable to water, thus it is a fundamental requirement of construction. Once waterproofed, NO little water or moisture can seep through the walls. A building or structure is waterproofed with the use of seamless coatings to protect the structural integrity.

The ones who overlook the importance of waterproofing, report damages and issues, the impact of monsoon causes. So before the rains hit, it is very important to protect our homes and prevent them from getting damp or leak. A preventive approach is always better effective than a remedial solution. Take some caution in advance and get your homes and office waterproofed well before the monsoon showers are here.

For help in understanding need of waterproofing, there are various agencies involved, with varieties of solutions. Look for the one which fits in your checklist.

Get your home waterproofed this summer!

India essentially follows three seasons – summer, monsoon, and winter. For most people the favourite season of the year is undoubtedly monsoon. The tip-tap water falling from the sky, the aromatic fragrance of the chai coupled with bhajiyas sets the mood right! But while it may be the favourite for us… are we sure it is a favourite season for our homes too?

You know the answer well, if your walls are cracking up and the leakage has begun then it is a definite NO! In that case why wait till the monsoons to get the walls of your home some healing?

Summer is suggestively the best time to get waterproofing done. The simplest tip that follows is to find the root of the problem on the outside before you waterproof your home from the inside. It may just prevent you from doing more expensive waterproofing.

If you own a cement home or building, you might want to make sure that you do several things that will help this structure withstand the effects of water damage.

Before the rains hit, it is wise to do a general check up of your home. Make this as an annual plan. Start with the roof or terrace and work your way down the entire building. Look for water entry points such as joints, cracks or stagnation. Check the utility areas, baths, kitchen sinks, pipe outlets and inlets, and most importantly, the basement or garage. Don’t forget to inspect areas around the windows and doors too which face the weather onslaught.

If you find any trouble spots, call us, we may be of some help but make sure you make your home happier before the monsoons are here by getting waterproofing done!