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ROOF GARDEN INSULATION AND WATERPROOFING

Low energy consumption systems for sustainable roofs.

  • UP TO 60 PERCENT OF ENERGY SAVING
  • UP TO 90 PERCENT REDUCTION IN HEAT AGAIN
  • 25 YEARS GUARANTEE FROM PIDILITE FOR WATERPROOFING

Method Statement

SURFACE PREPARATION

Clean the surface thoroughly to get rid of all contaminants. Remove all surface imperfections and repair with a polymer modified mortar using Dr. Fixit Pidicrete URP.

APPLICATION

1. Spray Dr. Fixit Foamshield with a 30 mm average thickness onto the prepared roof surface.

2. Allow curing of Dr. Fixit Foamshield and apply two coats of Dr. Fixit Roofseal.

3. Place a geotextile fabric of 150 gsm over the coating before laying the concrete screed.

4. Place a filler board of 10 mm thickness vertically for the construction joints to form a rectangular bay not exceeding 12 m square. This board will aid in meeting the required slope.

5. Protect the coating with a concrete screed of M 20 grade. Maintain an average slope of 1:100 towards the drain outlets for effective and efficient draining of water with catchment.

6. For extensive roof gardens, prime the screed with Dr. Fixit Torchshield Primer.

7. Torchapply Dr. Fixit Torchshield AR antiroot membrane on the screed.

8. Place a drainage board as specified over the concrete screed.

9. Place soil for vegetation accordingly.

10. Drip mould to be fitted on a parapet wall to stop the percolation of water from the side.

CAD Diagram

Technical data Sheet

Dr. Fixit Foamshield

Dr. Fixit Roofseal

Dr. Fixit-Torchshield AR

Dr. Fixit Torchshield Primer

Pidilite