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1510, 2021

SIKA Sealant and Membrane – are you doing it right?

By |October 15th, 2021|Categories: News|Comments Off on SIKA Sealant and Membrane – are you doing it right?

Sika make the Sikaflex brand of sealants and the Sikalastic brand of liquid applied membranes. Kieran Biber  has written an interesting article about common miss understandings relating to faults in product choice. application issues and compatibility. Worth a read. SIKA - Sealant and Membrane - are you doing it right?

1709, 2021

Couple of new products

By |September 17th, 2021|Categories: News|Comments Off on Couple of new products

Introducing a couple of new products, particularly for Remedial works Contec FLEX  Two Part Flexible Cementitious Membrane System Contec FLEX Kit Brochure 2021   HELICAL   Remedial Structural reinforcement for masonry and other substrates HELICAL BROCHURE CONRETE PROTECTION PTY LTD

2007, 2021

OPEN during COVID lockdown

By |July 20th, 2021|Categories: News|Comments Off on OPEN during COVID lockdown

In answer to the hundreds of phone calls over COVID - yes we are OPEN for business as usual business hours 8am to 5pm , Monday to Friday Good news on our NBN phone system, we finally got back our original phone number 9429 3377, but you can also use

405, 2021

We have a new Phone number 9117 8615

By |May 4th, 2021|Categories: News|Comments Off on We have a new Phone number 9117 8615

Telephone troubles with transfer to NBN has resulted in the need for a new phone number. Please ring 9117 8615 for the next couple of months and add this number to your contacts file. Our traditional number 9429 3377 will eventually be transferred and return as the main number. Both

812, 2020

Open for business Xmas and New year period

By |December 8th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Open for business Xmas and New year period

SEASONS GREATINGS We are open most days except the public holidays CLOSED: Thursday 24th December (Midday) Friday 25th December (Christmas Day) Monday 28th December (Boxing Day) Friday 1st January 2021 (New Years Day) Full staff levels return 11/1/21

210, 2020

Pool and Spa Barrier Compliance Certification in Vic

By |October 2nd, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Pool and Spa Barrier Compliance Certification in Vic

The Victorian Government is requiring Barrier Inspections of existing and new Swimming Pools and Spas by VBA registered building surveyors or inspectors. The condition of the barrier to comply to AS 1926. This law will come into effect on 1st November 2020, with a new Certificate of compliance required every

2309, 2020

Understanding Bond Breakers

By |September 23rd, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Understanding Bond Breakers

Much confusion and debate occurs over the use of Bond Breakers in the waterproofing process. The attached article is an attempt to clarify. COMMENT - Understanding Bond Breakers The principle of a bond-breaker system is to cater for building joint movement without breaching the waterproofing membrane. Architects and designers have

408, 2020

We are open during Stage 4 lock down

By |August 4th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on We are open during Stage 4 lock down

The Victorian Government has announced Stage 4 restrictions in its declaration of a State of Disaster. The over-arching principle being to reduce the movement of people and isolate the population. Business activities are closed unless the workplace is part of the permitted industries. Fortunately, Construction Industry is “Open (for on

807, 2020

Comment on Remedial Waterproofing

By |July 8th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Comment on Remedial Waterproofing

There are so many challenges with remedial waterproofing that rarely is there a standard solution. Finding the source of the problem can be very difficult! The keys to success are: Think before you act explore the situation past the first obvious issue review the product options to help with the

3103, 2020

Victoria is moving towards Registration and Licensing of Waterproofing Tradespeople

By |March 31st, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Victoria is moving towards Registration and Licensing of Waterproofing Tradespeople

The current Victorian Building Regulations 2018 require the contracted Registered Builder to supervise tradespeople's work and sign off the compliance of DTS (deemed-to-satisfy) Performance Requirements under the NCC 2019 (National Construction Code). Thus for trades like Waterproofing the only recognised compliance document is provided by the Registered Builder and accepted