A very frequently asked question in our industry is that why should we do waterproofing? Waterproofing protects your house from water damage caused by rain and moisture and is one of the most important things you can do as you endeavour to take care of your home. The question is thus not “Why you should waterproof your home”, but rather “Why not?!”Waterproofing is required at below-grade concrete surfaces for several reasons. The primary reason is to keep moisture from intruding on your home. However, it is also required to protect the structural…

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Zinc Roof- Maintenance and Painting
Waterproofing and painting

On the 3rd of May 2021, Tremco started a roofing project for Marina Venter at 755 Hanny street in Pretoria Gardens. Upon the initial inspection, Kyle (Tremco’s technical advisor) found numerous openings in the zinc roof causing leakages to occur inside Marina’s house. These openings could be because of missing or loose screws, Zinc that has been damaged due to rust, damaged zinc caused by our climate (rain, sun, wind), inlets or outlets for geysers or solar panels, poor application of waterproofing, and blockages of valleys or gutters.Marina’s roof had a combination…

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