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DRY BASEMENT

Penetrating, Integral, Crystalline waterproofing system

  • LOW HYDROSTATIC HEAD RESISTANT
  • DEEP CONCRETE PENETRATIVE
  • RESISTANT TO ACIDS & ALKALIS
  • SELF-HEALING: CRACK BRIDGE UPTO 0.4MM

Method Statement

 

Raft: Dr. Fixit Polyplus CP (Dry-shake + Admix)

• Surface Preparation: Remove dirt, laitance and loose particles from the surface. Repair all protrusions & damaged areas. Make the PCC surface in “saturated surface dry” (SSD) condition, where the surface should be damp without any standing water.

• Dry-shake Application: Dry-shake application of in-depth penetrating crystallisation powder of Dr. Fixit Polyplus CP over PCC after steel cage is laid over PCC. The coverage of Dr. Fixit Polyplus CP shall be maintained as 1.2Kg/sqm

• Admixing Application: Cast thick Raft slab below 300mm by admixing Dr. Fixit Polyplus CP admix @ 1% by weight of cement content.


Retaining Wall: Dr. Fixit Polyplus CP (Admix + coating)


• Admixing Application: Cast Retaining Wall by admixing Polyplus CP admix @ 1% by weight of cement content.

• Crystalline Slurry coating: Remove dirt, laitance and loose particles from the surface by mechanical grinding, sand blasting or pressure water. Repair all protrusions & damaged areas. Plug all the tie rod holes with readymade mortar Dr. Fixit Pidigrout 10M. All honeycombs, cracks and construction joints to be opened cleaned and treated with cementitious injection, cement slurry admixed with expansive additive, Dr. Fixit Pidicrete AM @ 225 gms per bag of cement. All joints, floor and wall junctions to be sealed with Dr. Fixit Polyplus CP putty (5 Powder: 1 Water). Apply 2 coats of Dr. Fixit Polyplus CP slurry @ coverage of 1.2 Kg / sqm over the retaining wall surface. Overlap of 100mm between the Raft slab & Sofit slab.

CONSTRUCTION JOINT: DR. FIXIT WATERBAR + INJECTION GROUTING

• Surface Preparation: Clean the construction joint of loose mortar and dust. Clean the joints from dust, oil or grease and dry it. Apply primer as directed over the joint

• Application of water bar: Unroll the Waterbar coil slowly and carefully place on the primed surface without pulling and stretching it. Press it to ensure that it sticks to the concrete surface. Remove the protective wrap and pour the concrete.

• Injection Grouting – Use cementitious injection grouting to densify the construction joints as per the manufacturer recommendations

 

CAD Diagram

Technical data Sheet

Dr Fixit POLYPLUS CP

Dr Fixit POLYPLUS CP Admix

Pidilite