Before this Monsoon, most of the structures would be scheduled for Waterproofing of Terrace in India.
Waterproofing of Terrace is a very important and crucial for most high-rise, mid-rise and low-rise standalone type structures.
They are the first line of defence to incident rain and protecting the same is important for the integrity of the structure, hence waterproofing of terrace is an important aspect of structural maintenance.
Type of terraces which structure can have:
1. Flat roof terrace
2. Green roof terrace
3. Commercial flat roof terrace
4. Pitched roof
With extensive studies we identified a few factors which affect the Work quality and here are those:
Factors to Consider before you WATERPROOFING a TERRACE
- Site Conditions of the Job to be executed
- Attention on the surface condition and its preparation
- Moisture at Slab surface and subsequent layers
- Type of Waterproofing system to be installed
- Compatibility of all products used within the system to form a monolithic system.