Waterproofing Balconies

DESCRIPTION

When not properly waterproofed a balcony can lead to a multitude of problems, especially a balcony sited above other rooms of a property. Water run-off from balconies can cause extensive water damage to interiors and result in damp, peeling paint and other structural problems that can be expensive to fix. Prevent leaks or water damage to occur, consider these products for best balcony waterproofing results.

PRODUCT SELECTION
PRODUCT APPLICATION TIME TYPE OF FINISH TYPE OF SOLUTION
unigum / VIS P 4mm /
abe.® torch on
priming, application,
protecting/overlay
black, other waterproofing torch-on membrane, protect – not
trafficable
dura.® flex two part,
flexible waterproofing slurry
No priming, 3 coats, 16
hour between coats
grey,
cementitious
two part, flexible waterproofing slurry, paintable
dura.® proof cem block
powdered waterproofing
admixture
N/A, used when
plastering
not visible waterproofing admixture in plaster mix