What lines of defense can be deployed for protecting underground waterproofing systems against water?
October 16, 2014

Outside of selecting and installing a reputable product, three interdependent lines of defense against water should be implemented:

  • Careful site planning and landscaping to limit or control the sources of water
  • Techniques for backfilling and draining for reducing the amount of unavoidable moisture
  • A protective barrier system or membrane to eliminate the passage of water