Waterproofing Contractors and Waterproofing Companies - Leading Construction and Building Group

Dial A Contractor
Dial A Contractor
Go to content















 
WATERPROOFING AND RISING DAMP CONTRACTORS
Waterproofing paint, roof membranes, torch on bitchamin, concrete penetrating, waterproofing wood, window frames! Confused? You should be, that’s why we have waterproof experts onboard the Dial A Contractor network. From a leaking roof to damp proofing solutions – we can assist.

It takes years of experience to make the correct prognosis and deliver the right solution with a product that is specific. Do not waste your money on inexperience (everyone considers themselves a leak or rising damp expert) this is one of those jobs you cannot take chances with. Waterproofing problems usually have other negative impacts on things like structural default or expensive flooring. Be sure you get the right contractor for the job – use Dial A Contractor.
MAIN ACTIVITIES
BALCONIES AND PATIOS
Balconies
FOUNDATION WALLS
Foundation Walls
ROOF SLABS
Roof Slabs
RETAINING WALLS
Retaining Walls
FULL RANGE OF SERVICES

Flat Concrete
Roofs

Flat Timber
Roofs

Balcony
Slabs

Roof
Gardens

Showers and Bathrooms

Parapet
Walls

Parking
Decks

Swimming
Pools
 
Insurance
 
WHY YOU SHOULD USE US

WE HAVE AN EXCELLENT TRACK RECORD

OUR CONTRACTORS ARE SKILLED & EXPERIENCED

OUR CONTRACTORS ARE PROPERLY TRADE REGISTERED

OUR CONTRACTORS ARE REFERENCE CHECKED
TRUSTED BY OVER 84,000 HOMEOWNERS!
      


"James was amazing, he understood what we wanted or rather helped us understand what we wanted and then he brought it to life. The project was well managed by James and it finished on time" - Charles Zimbali

"I  have used Garath and his team for all our company needs for the last 4  years and I couldn't be more satisfied with how quickly they attend to  us and the way they manage the process of having plans approved at  council level. They  continuously surpass our expectations!" - Peter Smith


HOW IT WORKS !

STEP 1


COMPLETE SIMPLE FORM & TELL US WHAT YOU NEED
STEP 2


WE IDENTIFY 3 SKILLED PROFESSIONALS
STEP 3


PROFESSIONAL ARRANGES VISIT TO DO ASSESSMENT
STEP 4


COMPARE QUOTES & HIRE THE RIGHT PROFESSIONAL





























 















 
Waterproofing

Water

Affordable Waterproofing
Professional Waterproofing
Contractors
Roof Painting
Parapets

                    WATERPROOFING

                    In construction, a building or structure is waterproofed with the use of membranes and coatings to protect contents underneath or within as well as protecting structural integrity.

                    Integral systems work within the matrix of a concrete structure, giving the concrete itself a waterproof quality. There are two main types of integral waterproofing systems: the hydrophilic and the hydrophobic systems.

                    • A hydrophilic system typically uses a crystallization technology that replaces the water in the concrete with insoluble crystals. Various brands available in the market claim similar properties, but not all can react with a wide range of cement hydration by-products, and thus require caution.
                    • Hydrophobic systems use fatty acids to block pores within the concrete, preventing water passage.

                    Depending on the maintenance work schedule, Waterproofing may carry a guarantee of up to 10 years. A wide range of building defects can result in rainwater entering the building. The symptoms are usually obvious, for example, water dripping through a ceiling.


                    ACRYLIC WATERPROOFING SYSTEMS

                    The Acrylseal system consists of a combination of Acrylseal Waterproofer, and Acrylseal Membrane.

                    The most popular applications for the Acrylseal system are:

                    • Waterproofing small roof areas
                    • Waterproofing parapets
                    • Repairing damaged flashings

                    Application of the Acrylseal system is simple. However, before starting, one should ensure that the area to be waterproofed is sound, stable, and free of detritus, oil, or any other substance that may prevent the system from achieving a good bond to the substrate.

                    The Acrylseal Waterproofer is first applied to the surface to be waterproofed. The Acrylseal Membrane is then applied immediately onto the wet Acrylseal Liquid. Once the Acrylseal Liquid has dried (2-24 hours, depending on weather conditions) a second coat of Acrylseal Liquid should be applied over the Acrylseal Membrane.

                    TORCH-ON MEMBRANE

                    Torch-on Membrane is a bitumen-based waterproofing product which is heat-fused to underlying substrates. It is sold in a variety of thicknesses with single or dual re-enforcement with polyester or fiber glass.

                    Typical uses are the waterproofing of:

                    • Roof slabs
                    • Balconies and patios
                    • Foundation walls
                    • Retaining walls

                    Surfaces must be sound, clean and free from any contaminants and primed with one coat of Bitumen Primer prior to the application of the torch-on membrane. Once cooled, the membrane should be protected with 2 coats of Bitumen Aluminium Paint for UV protection or covered with a screed and tiling. Care should always be taken to ensure good overlaps between rolls and to lap any side walls to prevent water ingress. Refer to manufacturer’s guides for full application details.

                    BITUMEN

                    This product is a water-based, rubberized bitumen emulsion, used with a membrane to form a liquid waterproofing system.

                    Typical uses:

                    • All types of flashings.
                    • Parapet walls.
                    • Flat roofs smaller than 500m2.
                    • Sealing joints, laps and roofing screws on corrugated roofs.

                    Advantages:

                    • Suitable for use in potable water conditions.
                    • Can be applied to damp surfaces.
                    • Tough and flexible.
                    • Excellent adhesion.

                    DO NOT apply if rain is imminent. The product is not UV stable and requires a suitable bitumen-based reflective coating.


                    SEARCHES RELATED TO WATERPROOFING COMPANIES AND WATERPROOFING CONTRACTORS

                    South Africas number 1 waterproofing contractor.
                    Waterproofing contractors.
                    Leading Waterproofing contractor.
                    Skilled people have years of experience in Waterproofing.
                    Well established company that endeavours to fulfill all the requirements of an accomplished Waterproofing contractor.
                    Prides itself on the successful completion of all Waterproofing projects.
                    High standard of quality at the most economical Waterproofing prices.
                    Contractor for your Waterproofing needs.
                    Premier residential and small-scale commercial Waterproofing company.
                    Specializing in commercial, retail, industrial, government and residential Waterproofing.

                    INTERNAL LINKS


                      

                    CONTACT DETAILS
                    ADDRESS: PO BOX 16123, PANORAMA, 7506    
                    CAPE: 021 300 1098   BLOEMFONTEIN: 051 004 0119   DURBAN: 031 100 1164   JOHANNESBURG: 011 568 0712   PORT ELIZABETH: 041 004 0007   PRETORIA: 012 004 0239    POLOKWANE: 015 004 0199
                    FACSIMILE: 086 650 5033    EMERGENCY CONTACT: 082 509 3022  

                    Back to content