Steel Corrosion Protection

While steel is undoubtedly one of the more popular construction materials, it’s not without its shortcomings. Steel is vulnerable to corroding. Corrosion is an electro-chemical reaction that appears in several forms, such as chemical corrosion and atmospheric corrosion, the latter of which is the most common form. When acidic substances (including water) come in contact with metals, such as iron and/or steel, rust begins to form. Without protection, steel will rust due to atmospheric conditions over time. The degree of rust will depend on the environment that...

4 Effective Steps to Waterproofing Your Home

As the cold and wet season comes in, keeping the house waterproof dry and cosy is probably one of the greatest concerns of every homeowner. To guard your home against one of nature’s most damaging forces, here are a few tricks you could use: Fill Cracks and Holes in the Wall Prevents the possibility of unattended waterproof leaks within your home by sealing the joints and seams of your walls. Caulking makes your home impenetrable to moist. Experts often apply waterproofing sealant products in areas that have high...

Paint & Waterproofing Products in Cape Town

Living in Cape Town and need quality Waterproofing Products?  Waterproof Junction is your one stop destination  not only for Waterproofing Products but also for their Waterproofing Paint outlet. The best place for waterproof paint is inside the home on walls and floors. Another area where you will see waterproof paint is on the exterior of the home on the foundation. Irrespective of the product you chosen for exterior walls, you have to bring your walls in good condition first and assure you have quality waterproofing products. This...

Application quality is most pivotal in your waterproofing system!

As you look around you will find many different choices when it comes to a waterproofing system, methods and waterproofing products. Buyers beware! Following a few facts about a good waterproofing system, products and applicators: Not all waterproofing products are made equally Not all applicators are trained equally There is not one single choice of waterproofing product for all situations There are a lot of competent waterproofing contractors, best you do your homework before you say yes. Structural damage cannot be fixed with waterproofing Water flows downhill...

Protect your home from water damage before the next storm

Waterproofing your home is imperative ahead of winter but if you didn’t here’s what you have to know! Residential Water damage is one of the most common and costliest disasters your home can experience, costing thousands annually. Safeguard your most important asset against water damage.  A few guidelines and practical advice to follow. Repair and protect your home’s exterior Caulk and seal windows to guard against water seepage. Inspect your roof for missing, damaged and aging shingles and make necessary repairs. Check your downspouts. Remove debris that may...

HYPERDESMO®-T for leaking Balconies

HYPERDESMO®-T for a leaking balcony. HYPERDESMO®-T  is a one component high solids, polyurethane fluid, which cures with the humidity in the atmosphere. It produces an elastic, highly durable, highly hydrophobic membrane with excellent UV resistance. Being aliphatic, it does not yellow/discolour when exposed to sunlight. It is based on pure elastomeric, hydrophobic, aliphatic polyurethane resin, which results in excellent mechanical, chemical, thermal, UV and natural element resistance properties. Apply with roller in one or two coats. Minimum total consumption: 0.2-1.0 kg/m2. For waterproofing and protection of: Tiles...

Paint & Waterproofing Projects

Are you looking for commercial or industrial waterproofing options? Have a paint & waterproofing project and need to waterproof or damp proof your house or business? Consult the experts. WP Junction is located in Brackenfell and service the bigger Western Cape.  For All Your Paint & Waterproofing projects and a Free Estimate Call Us Today. Importers and distributors of quality waterproofing and damp proofing materials. Water damage will not only decrease the value of your property but can also create possible health issues for any residents or...