swimming pools

Why Seal Concrete Water Retaining Structures

Why Seal Concrete Water Retaining Structures

Why Seal Concrete Water Retaining Structures? Why seal concrete water retaining structures is a very important question. Construction of all water holding structures must include waterproofing. The waterproofing of these retaining structures is essential to ensure longevity of every retaining structure. There are many water holding structures. Usually defined as a structure which is designed to hold back or restrain the flow of water. The retaining structure’s surface is treated to prevent the flow of water cause by pressure. (hydrostatic […]

A GRAND DRIZORO CONSTRUCTION

A GRAND DRIZORO CONSTRUCTION

A GRAND DRIZORO CONSTRUCTION Original Article By OutDoorDesign.com.au A $6 Million Bondi build will stand the test of time with the widespread use of Drizoro for your next grand design construction products that helped adhere, seal and waterproof where it was needed most. Featured in Season 7 of Grand Designs Australia, this incredible home built on the cliffs of Sydney’s Bondi Beach is a masterpiece of grand proportions. Constructed with a prodigious use of sandstone, the family home was literally […]

Waterproof Membrane for Retaining Walls

Waterproof Membrane for Retaining Walls

Waterproof Membrane for Retaining Walls The waterproof membrane for retaining walls need to chosen correctly. Incorrect selection can affect the longevity of the retaining wall structure. Get the Expert Lowdown on Retaining Walls From codes and regulations to retaining wall material options, there is a solution for every slope on your property Steve Taylor Houzz Australia Contributor. Managing director of COS Design. Landscape, pool, alfresco and home designer based in Melbourne. Having visited hundreds of Australian gardens, I would say […]

Raised Garden Beds From Around the Globe

Raised Garden Beds From Around the Globe

Picture Perfect: 43 Raised Garden Beds From Around the Globe Our coffee-break escape offers you five minutes’ worth of images to inspire and delight. Jump right in… Vanessa Walker Houzz Australia & New Zealand Editor. I work on beautiful house and garden stories Rest your eyes on these beautiful, green garden scenes. in raised garden beds, from around the globe, allow cultivation of flowers, trees, and vegetables and can be any shape and almost any non-toxic material. Sift through these raised […]

How to waterproof new pool with Drizoro waterproofing materials

How to waterproof new pool with Drizoro waterproofing materials

How to waterproof new pool with Drizoro waterproofing materials New Pools | Refurbish Pools The builders problem was how to waterproof new pool with Drizoro waterproofing materials. The major challenge related to the waterproofing of a large 15m x 6m wine cellar and an adjoining 103,000 litre swimming pool. Not only is the property on a slope but there is also a large perspex window in-between the cellar and the pool. As you can imagine, finding a waterproofing solution for […]

Repairing and Waterproofing Leaking Garden Ponds

Repairing and Waterproofing Leaking Garden Ponds

Repairing and Waterproofing Leaking Garden Ponds Although water features are wonderful things to have in a garden, they are very high maintenance. In fact, most ornamental ponds in most gardens leak. According to Drizoro’s specialist “repairing and waterproofing leaking garden ponds in an effective manner is essential to avoid high maintenance costs.” Don looked at a classic example. The water level had dropped and the water plants were dying back. The owners were not getting any enjoyment from the pond, […]

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. […]