Is waterproofing for new home owners necessary? It definitely is if you don’t want your house interiors to keep leaking.Masonry surfaces, such as exterior walls, are among the largest surface areas exposed to weather conditions such as rain, dust, UV rays and fungus. That’s why you need to aware about home waterproofing.
Nature of problem:
Dampness of walls and water seepage are common problems faced by homeowners. This happens due to poor quality construction and lack of waterproofing measures during construction of the home. It can cause dampness of the walls, efflorescence (puffy white deposits on walls) and peeling of paint. Rising dampness is often the cause of structural damage in buildings. With time constant dampness in walls can lead to mould, blistering, the peeling of paint and wallpaper, and damaged render.