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What Causes Efflorescence and How do You Remove it?

What Causes Efflorescence and How do You Remove it?

What Causes Efflorescence So what causes efflorescence? This is when soluble salts and other water dispersible materials come to the surface of concrete and mortars. Low temperatures, moist conditions, condensation, rain, dew, and water added to the surface of fresh concrete to assist troweling and curing help promote efflorescence. It can occur very soon after exposure to moist or cool conditions or gradually Especially when it comes from within the concrete or from water entering from outside or moist soil. […]

Removal Efflorescence and salts from Masonry

Removal Efflorescence and salts from Masonry

Removal Efflorescence and salts from Masonry in preparation of Cementitious Waterproofing How to remove efflorescence from brick or masonry, is best completed during warm, dry weather. Excessive moisture exposure in colder weather periods may cause formation of additional salts on the surface of the brick or masonry. Clear water repellents, silicone and acrylic coatings also be used to help keep efflorescence at bay as well. Waterproofing Using  Maxseal and Maxseal Flex to a masonry substrate Products required • Efflorescence-Rid • SEALTIGHT • MAXSEAL FLEX • MAXSEAL• POWER CLEAN Removal […]

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Efflorescence Rid – Removes Efflorescence from Concrete

Efflorescence Rid – Removes Efflorescence from Concrete

Efflorescence-Rid:  A Unique Industrial Strength Salt & efflorescence remover specially designed to effectively remove efflorescence in industrial, commercial and residential. The formulation contains no solvents, but is corrosive, non-flammable, non-carcinogenic, is biodegradable.
Observe Safety & Health PrecautionsProduct is Corrosive (Class 8).

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Basement Retaining Walls

Basement Retaining Walls

Basement Retaining Walls Waterproofing Basement Retaining Wall Structures on the exterior or positive side of the Basement Wall Drizoro Basement Waterproofing Materials required: Drizoro Maxrest | Drizoro Maxseal Flex | Drizoro Maxseal Foundation | Drizoro Maxseal | Drizoro Maxjoint Elastic | Drizoro Maxmesh | Drizoro Maxplug Method Prepare treatment areas. Remove all loose material and efflorescence ensuring a clean and sound surface. Any damage to the surface should be repaired using Drizoro Maxrest. Any missing mortar can be replaced with either Drizoro Maxrest or Drizoro Maxplug Apply Two coats Drizoro Maxseal Flex X 150mm cover over footing & […]

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Protect Your Concrete Investment: The Benefits of Using a High-Quality Concrete Sealant

Protect Your Concrete Investment: The Benefits of Using a High-Quality Concrete Sealant

Protect Your Concrete Investment: The Benefits of Using a High-Quality Sealant. Are you tired of seeing your once pristine concrete surfaces deteriorate over time? You need the Benefits of Using a High-Quality Sealant! Whether it’s your driveway, patio, or garage floor, protecting your concrete investment is essential for maintaining its appearance and longevity. That’s where a high-quality sealant comes in. By applying a sealant to your concrete surfaces, you create a protective barrier that guards against moisture, UV rays, and […]

Waterproofing External/Internal walls – Bricks, Cement Blocks, Concrete, Render

Waterproofing External/Internal walls – Bricks, Cement Blocks, Concrete, Render

Specification: 26.06Specs21 – Waterproofing External/Internal walls – Bricks, Cement Blocks, Concrete, Render etc.   Products required for Waterproofing External/Internal walls – Bricks, Cement Blocks, Concrete, Render etc. MAXJOINT ELASTIC | MAXREST | MAXSEAL FLEX or MAXSEAL FLEX M or MAXSEAL FOUNDATION  | MAXBRUSH Method Prepare the area to be treated by removing any loose materials ensuring a clean and sound surface. Any damage to the surface should be repaired using Maxrest. Any missing mortar can be replaced with either Maxrest […]

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CONCRESEAL® PLASTERING-M for waterproofing, levelling, protection and more

CONCRESEAL® PLASTERING-M for waterproofing, levelling, protection and more

CONCRESEAL® PLASTERING-M for waterproofing, levelling, protection and decoration of concrete and masonry, in one single layer with thickness between 3 and 5 mm.
25 Kg in White and Grey

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Method to Seal Water Tanks That are Flexing -Stop Tanks Leaking

Method to Seal Water Tanks That are Flexing -Stop Tanks Leaking

Specification to Seal Water Tanks That are Flexing and Leaking Method to seal water tanks that are flexing. This type of concrete tank is usually 20 – 30 years old. The walls of the tank will be showing efflorescence, mould, and leaking or dampness Products required MAXSEAL FOUNDATION | MAXSEAL FLEX  |  MAXREST  | MAXRITE 700 | MAXPLUG  | MAXMESH | MAXJOINT ELASTIC | Drizoro Brush Method for External Repair of Flexing Concrete Tanks Leaking Water 1. Remove all render, paint or other material from […]

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FAQs

FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions – FAQs. FAQS or frequently asked questions are here so you can find the questions and answers. USE the browser control F function to search for the keywords on this page Question: How long does it take for Maxseal to cure fully? Answer: General answer – cement-like products take 30 days to fully cure. Please check the product page to see what other timing is important. For example, the time to allow before immersing the applied membrane […]

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Products to Stop Water Leaks in Concrete Walls

Products to Stop Water Leaks in Concrete Walls

Products to Stop Water Leaks in Concrete Walls When you find a water leak in your concrete wall. Carry out this type of repair as quickly as possible. Moisture leaking into basements or other water concrete retaining structures does cause extensive damage. Not only can water threaten the integrity of the wall & foundations but also the environment where mould spores can grow in the porous concrete surface. The presence of mould can break down the concrete. The products to […]