Welcome to Jacks Waterproofing NSW in Woollahra

We are the ultimate waterproofing company in Woollahra

Jack’s Waterproofing offers premium waterproofing services for residential and commercial interiors and exteriors in Woollahra. Whether you’re refurbishing an old retro bathroom or constructing your dream house, we can handle any jobs of all sizes and difficulties. Visit our website to discover more about the services we provide or call 0432 334 355 today to chat with one of our friendly team members.

Why us?

ABOUT US

Jack’s Waterproofing is well known for supplying quality roofing services for a few of the more difficult jobs in the area. Whether you are constructing your very first house, an architecturally developed masterpiece or a commercial home, Jack’s Waterproofing can offer you a fast and trusted service from a skilled and devoted roofing group. You need to consider a Jack’s waterproofing shower option to repair the leaking shower at last.

We offer waterproofing solutions in Woollahra and Centennial Park, Bondi Junction, Paddington, Edgecliff, Double Bay, Queens Park, Rushcutters Bay, Darling Point, Waverley, Moore Park. Call us today!

It‘s important that you choose the right service appropriate for your scenario, something which your local Megasealed ™ specialist will help you with upon estimating at the website.

Our Woollahra Services

BATHROOM/WET AREAS
bathroom wet areas WoollahraWater penetration through ceramic tiles in bath/shower spaces and other wet areas caused by leaks, floods, substrate motion, and grout failure can result in extensive expenses and much inconvenience to all those parties involved.

Jack’s waterproofing can set up an authorized waterproofing system to prevent these concerns noted above.

BALCONY/TERRACED AREAS
Verandas and balconies can vary in size & building and construction – this will influence the choice of the waterproof membrane. There are lots of factors to consider to consider consisting of deck movement, differential movement, drainage, waterproofing connection at expansion joints, drainage outlets, deck finishes and most important what is below the balcony or terrace– automobile 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 resist pools of standing water. These membranes are applied as a constant sheet where possible, though sealants and heat welding is available to allow for bonding multiple sheets and handling structures penetrating the roof surface area and forms a homogenous layer impervious to moisture.

CONCRETE SPALLING
Spalling likewise referred to as Concrete Cancer is an outcome of water entering brick, concrete or natural stone and forcing the surface area to peel, pop out or flake off. This is because there is salt in water. Salt pushes external from the inside. Eventually, spalling can cause falling apart and damage of a structure.

WATER FEATURES
Building or restoration of water features. We are licensed plumbing professionals in Woollahra.

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

CRACK REPAIR WORKS & CONCRETE CANCER
Woollahra concrete crack repairConcrete crack repair work and concrete cancer treatment. High pressure crack injection to stop leaks.

WATER TANKS
Sealing new and existing water tanks.

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

Our Basement Renovation Starts With Long-term Waterproofing

basement waterproofing WoollahraBasement remodeling can add lots of additional living space to your house but beware; basement water leak might put a real damper on your hopes if not appropriately fixed.
There are 2 conditions you should deal with for a dry basement, actual water leak, and condensation. Water leak is a quite apparent issue to property owners but lots of are uninformed of the problems that high humidity can cause to a finished basement.

Humidity Issues

Because a basement is listed below ground, it will be naturally cooler than the floors above ground. When warmer air from upstairs or outdoors gets in the basement, it shrinks in volume as it cools. This shrinking or “condensing” of the air volume results in higher humidity. Everything porous in your basement will soak up the additional moisture in the air and cause a nasty odor. Dehumidifiers are home appliances which mechanically remove the undesirable additional humidity from your basement. A great dehumidifier is a need to if you intend on remodeling your basement. Even a basement that does not leak will gain from utilizing a dehumidifier.

Water Leakage

Without doubt, water leak into the basement should be completely fixed before you begin your remodeling project. Start by correcting apparent sources of the issue; broken or non-existent gutter, downspouts clearing next to the structure, ground outside sloping toward the house, uncovered underground windows, and so on
. After you exhaust all preventative procedures outside, try to determine areas inside where you are experiencing the leak. If a corner of the basement seems to be a specific issue, once again, look outside at your rain gutter downspouts. If you see fractures in the walls leaking, a few of these can be fixed with hydraulic cement or crack injection. If water seems to be coming in from an isolated area, setting up a sump pump listed below floor level can lower the water table and underground hydrostatic pressure in that area. If you are not sure or your problems appear to be widespread, it might be best to contact a building inspector, engineer or other expert to help you determine and resolve your issue. There are a range of services available to resolve your leak problems. These include; outside excavating, re-parging your walls, interior or outside drainage systems, interior cove systems, grout or epoxy injection and others. The majority of these choices will require an expert.

Basement Renovation Begins

remodelling WoollahraIf you can spare the additional space, 2X6s are even better because they allow space for more insulation. Never ever, under any scenarios, nail furring strips onto the walls. Penetrating the structure will compromise its barrier versus water.
Use building and construction adhesive rather than nails or screws to adhere your bottom wall plate to the floor. It’s okay to nail the upper wall plates into the upper floor joists.
Don’t glue down your basement carpet. Carpet is something that is going to break and ultimately need to be replaced. Glued down carpeting creates a real issue later on when attempting to eliminate it. Inform your carpet installer to utilize building and construction adhesive to set up the carpet tack strips around the border. Do not allow them to drive nails into the cement floor.

Summary

With some sound judgment, building and construction technique, a trusted waterproofing system, and humidity control, and a great waterproofing company like Jacks Waterproofing NSW, you can take pleasure in a great deal of additional living space by remodeling your basement in Woollahra.

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0432 334 355