June 2006 Table of Contents

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An Ounce of Surface Prevention Will Be Worth a Pound of Maintenance Cure An Ounce of Surface Prevention Will Be Worth a Pound of Maintenance Cure

Just as important to the architect was the selection of a durable waterproof parking surface. The architects worked closely with Durex Coverings, the installing contractor, to select the proper deck protection system. Read more

Joint Sealing Solutions Joint Sealing Solutions

But effective, watertight joint systems do exist. Specifically engineered to address the shortcomings of buried, sheet-membrane joint treatments that pre-date it by decades, these systems are all descendants of a product called Migutan by Emseal. Read more

Quick Slab Drying Quick Slab Drying

Often construction schedules won't allow the luxury of waiting for a slab to dry to manufacturer's specifications before proceeding with scheduled flooring work. Read more

More than Filling the Gap More than Filling the Gap

While they constitute only a small percentage of a construction budget, joint sealants and other waterproofing-related issues are responsible for a majority of post-construction complaints and requests for retrofits. Read more

Keeping Up with the Times Keeping Up with the Times

Waterproofing materials have evolved into products that not only protect structures well, but their application can be streamlined into every project's critical path task schedule. Read more

Coating Concrete Parking Structures Coating Concrete Parking Structures

Whether they're inside of residential or commercial buildings, or part of an independent structure, traffic-bearing surfaces of concrete parking decks can be exposed to conditions that require a different approach to coating. Read more

Clear Water Repellent Treatments for Concrete Masonry

We are considering bidding a project that would involve applying a clear water repellent on a recently constructed concrete block building. How should we approach the selection process for the proper material? Read more

Beautiful Garage Ultimate Protection Beautiful Garage Ultimate Protection

When designers planned the redevelopment of a historic neighborhood in Kansas City, they ran into a "small" problem. A small, condemned parking garage had to be replaced and a new one had to be designed. Read more

Look Who's Sealing Now! Look Who's Sealing Now!

Our mission is to provide you with the technical skills and knowledge of concrete surface treatments that will help you expand your business. Read more

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