Welcome to Jacks Waterproofing NSW in Double Bay

We are the ultimate waterproofing company in Double Bay

Jack’s Waterproofing provides premium waterproofing options for domestic and commercial interiors and exteriors in Double Bay. Whether you’re renovating an old retro bathroom or building your dream home, we can manage any tasks of all sizes and problems. Visit our website to find out more about the services we provide or call 0432 334 355 today to talk with among our friendly team members.

Why us?

ABOUT US

Jack’s Waterproofing is popular for offering quality roof options for some of the more difficult tasks in the area. Whether you are building your first home, an architecturally created masterpiece or a commercial house, Jack’s Waterproofing can offer you a quick and trusted service from a skilled and devoted roof team. You need to think about a Jack’s waterproofing shower alternative to fix the leaking shower at last.

We offer waterproofing solutions in Double Bay and Darling Point, Edgecliff, Point Piper, Woollahra, Rushcutters Bay, Bondi Junction, Bellevue Hill, Elizabeth Bay, Paddington, Potts Point. Call us today!

It is essential that you choose the best service proper for your circumstance, something which your local Megasealed ™ expert will help you with upon quoting at the site.

Our Double Bay Services

BATHROOM/WET AREAS
bathroom wet areas Double BayWater penetration through ceramic tiles in bath/shower rooms and other wet areas triggered by leaks, floods, substrate motion, and grout failure can cause comprehensive expenses and much inconvenience to all those parties involved.

Jack’s waterproofing can install an authorized waterproofing system to avoid these problems listed above.

BALCONY/TERRACED AREAS
Verandas and balconies can vary in size & building and construction – this will affect the selection of the waterproof membrane. There are many considerations to take into consideration including deck movement, differential movement, drain, waterproofing connection at expansion joints, drain outlets, deck surfaces and most important what is below the balcony or terrace– car parking? Habitable space?

Jack’s waterproofing can provide an appropriate product for your needs.

FLAT ROOFS
Modern flat roofings tend to utilize a constant membrane covering which can better withstand swimming pools of standing water. These membranes are used as a constant sheet where possible, though sealants and heat welding is readily available to permit bonding several sheets and handling structures penetrating the roofing system surface and forms a homogenous layer resistant to moisture.

CONCRETE SPALLING
Spalling likewise called Concrete Cancer is a result of water entering brick, concrete or natural stone and forcing the surface to peel, pop out or flake off. This is because there is salt in water. Salt pushes external from the within. Ultimately, spalling can trigger collapsing and damage of a structure.

WATER FEATURES
Structure or remediation of water features. We are licensed plumbers in Double Bay.

NON-SLIP COVERINGS
Internal and external areas in colored non-slip finishes. Treatment of tiled areas to give more grip.

CRACK REPAIRS & CONCRETE CANCER
Double Bay concrete crack repairConcrete fracture repair work and concrete cancer treatment. High pressure fracture injection to stop leaks.

WATER TANKS
Sealing new and current water tanks.

RETAINING WALLS
Expert in negative side waterproofing of internal and external retaining walls.

Our Basement Renovation Starts With Irreversible Waterproofing

basement waterproofing Double BayBasement remodeling can add lots of additional living space to your home but beware; basement water leak might put a real damper on your hopes if not correctly remedied.
There are 2 conditions you should resolve for a dry basement, actual water leak, and condensation. Water leak is a quite apparent concern to house owners but many are unaware of the problems that high humidity can trigger to a finished basement.

Humidity Issues

Because a basement is below ground, it will be naturally cooler than the floors above ground. When warmer air from upstairs or outside enters the basement, it diminishes in volume as it cools. This shrinking or “condensing” of the air volume leads to higher humidity. Everything porous in your basement will absorb the additional moisture in the air and trigger a nasty smell. Dehumidifiers are home appliances which mechanically eliminate the undesirable additional humidity from your basement. An excellent dehumidifier is a need to if you intend on redesigning your basement. Even a basement that doesn’t leakage will take advantage of utilizing a dehumidifier.

Water Leak

Without doubt, water leak into the basement should be completely remedied before you begin your remodeling project. Start by fixing apparent sources of the problem; broken or non-existent gutter, downspouts clearing beside the foundation, ground outside sloping towards the home, exposed underground windows, etc
. After you exhaust all preventative measures outside, attempt to recognize areas inside where you are experiencing the leak. If a corner of the basement seems to be a particular problem, once again, look outside at your rain gutter downspouts. If you see fractures in the walls leaking, some of these can be repaired with hydraulic cement or fracture injection. If water seems to be coming in from a separated area, setting up a sump pump below floor level can decrease the water level and underground hydrostatic pressure because area. If you are unsure or your problems seem to be widespread, it might be best to hire a structure inspector, engineer or other professional to help you recognize and solve your problem. There are a range of services readily available to solve your leak problems. These include; outside excavating, re-parging your walls, interior or exterior drain systems, interior cove systems, grout or epoxy injection and others. Most of these options will need a professional.

Basement Renovation Starts

remodelling Double BayIf you can spare the additional space, 2X6s are even better because they enable space for more insulation. Never, under any situations, nail furring strips onto the walls. Permeating the foundation will compromise its barrier versus water.
Use building and construction adhesive instead of nails or screws to adhere your bottom wall plate to the floor. It’s ok to nail the upper wall plates into the upper floor joists.
Do not glue down your basement carpet. Carpet is something that is going to wear out and eventually need to be changed. Glued down carpeting produces a real problem later when attempting to eliminate it. Tell your carpet installer to utilize building and construction adhesive to install the carpet tack strips around the boundary. Do not enable them to drive nails into the cement floor.

Summary

With some common sense, building and construction technique, a dependable waterproofing system, and humidity control, and an excellent waterproofing company like Jacks Waterproofing NSW, you can enjoy a lot of additional living space by redesigning your basement in Double Bay.

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0432 334 355