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External walls waterproofing

The external walls face the direct brunt of rain and other changes in weather. Therefore, it is not enough to just decorate the building, but also waterproof it.

Recommended Solution

Use Dr. Fixit Raincoat for waterproofing and decorative purposes. How does it assist in waterproofing exterior walls? Take a look at its features.

  • Twice as thick as normal paint
  • Resistant to algae and fungus
  • Available in more than 700 shades
  • Free preview and site trails

Conventional Method

External walls are painted at regular intervals with normal acrylic paints. This lends a decorative finish only, which has a film thickness of just 5060 microns. Thus, it does not resist the formation of cracks, resulting in leakages.

 

 

Budget Solution

All you need is waterproofing exterior walls products that are effective and affordable. For this, we recommend using Dr. Fixit Soyseal Raincoat. It prevents water from seeping into the walls. Thus, your walls won’t rot due to moisture.

FAQ's

Q. What is the need for waterproofing exterior foundation walls?

External walls are built with masonry to fill the spaces in the RCC frame containing slabs, beams and columns. This allows seepage of rain from the external walls to the interiors. Cracks in plasters lead to water seepage. This calls for waterproofing for new external walls. Why? Because you need a high performance waterproof coating that would prevent seepage of water from the external walls to the interiors of the building.

Solution:

Dr. Fixit CrackX Shrinkfree All plaster cracks should be repaired with Dr. Fixit CrackX Shrinkfree

Q. I live in a bungalow. How do I protect its rain-lashed external walls? Do I waterproof the wall and then use acrylic paint over the same surface?

No, you don’t need acrylic decorative paint, which fails under the monsoon fury. Dr. Fixit Raincoat is a waterproof cum decorative exterior coating which builds a film of 110120 micron thickness. It easily repels the rain water away and creates the waterproofing barrier. This serves among the top-notch and essential waterproofing exterior walls products. It comes in 700+ shades to choose from. You can also the Preview Service by calling 1800 209 5504 or write to info@drfixit.co.in

Q. What is the difference between paints and coatings available in the market? Which do you recommend as a superior solution?

The word “Coating” indicates that it is protective in nature, while “Paint” implies aesthetics or decoration. A coating film has higher thickness, flexibility and breathable properties. This is something you need when waterproofing for new external walls.

The coatings is much tougher compared to any conventional paint film. The best part is that it protects the structure from natural elements for a prolonged period.

Q. How can I choose the shades and evaluate which is the best combination for my home?

You can avail the Dr. Fixit Raincoat Preview Service by getting in touch with us at 1800 209 5504 or email at info@drfixit.co.in. You will be shown the three combinations of your building in shades of your choice. There are 700+ shades to choose from.

Always remember that you don’t have to stay in houses that have damp walls. If you need to do waterproofing for new external walls of your home, Dr. Fixit is just a call away!

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