How long does waterproofing last under a podium deck/green roof?

This is post 1 out of 10 (the last one was an intro) on the topic of sustainability and waterproofing How long does waterproofing on a podium deck last? 40 – 55 years!! Think about that for a moment. We all know that buildings need maintenance. Those of us who…

What is sustainability when it comes to waterproofing?

Sustainability is increasingly recieving the attention that it should. But what does sustainability mean when it comes to waterproofing? Building Pathology One of the biggest issues we face in building pathology is water. In surveying older buildings, we frequently see blocked gutters resulting in penetrating damp. We often see vegetation…