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Foundation waterproofing

Due to the capillary movement of water, the water rises from the soil to the building. As it passes through the foundation, it rises higher and reaches the walls. So, to prevent the water from reaching the walls, a damp-proof course is laid at the plinth level.

Recommended Solution

Use Dr. Fixit Solyseal as a waterproofing barrier for foundations and plinth.

  • Protects against rising dampness
  • Easy to apply
  • Protects structure against chemicals in soil.  

Conventional Method

Traditionally, a rich cement paste or tar was used to cover the plinth / foundation. However, such systems failed as they become brittle over the time and develop cracks.

Budget Solution

Use Dr. Fixit Soyseal abituminousbased waterproofing liquid which helps protect your structure against alcohol, salt solution and mild acid / alkali present in the soil.

FAQ's

Need for waterproofing

The foundation is the key to a strong sustainable structure. Due to the capillary movement of water, the water rises from the earth to the plinth. As it passes through the foundation it rises higher and reaches the wall.  

Healthy Tips

To prevent the water from the reaching the wall a DPC is laid at the plinth level

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