Services

The Waterproofers are specialist waterproofing installers, it is what we do. We do not tile or perform plumbing works, nor are we carpenters or glaziers. What we do, and what we are experts in, is keeping water where you want it – we have been doing this for over 35 years. The services listed here are not an exhaustive list of the works we do. They are the most common services we provide. If there is something not listed here you would like to discuss with us, please get in contact and we will see how we can help you.

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Installing Butyl Rubber

Balcony waterproofing is one of the most common failure points in domestic waterproofing alongside bathrooms, and both can be exceedingly expensive to fix.  You really only get one chance to get it right as fixing a problem at a later date requires removal of the trafficable surface – not the easiest…

Seamless Liquid Bathroom Waterproofing

Bathroom waterproofing is one of the most important aspects of waterproofing in any home. A typical shower receives flood quantity water being delivered to it on an almost daily basis. Any failure of bathroom waterproofing, especially in a shower recess, can cause catastrophic damage. Repairs can be very expensive as…

Grey Butyl Rubber

Waterproofing roofs, either fully exposed or ballasted is where The Waterproofers started in 1978. Membrane waterproofing of roofs is a perfectly suitable alternative to the typical tile or colorbond roofs commonly seen in Australia. When most people think of a membrane roof they think of a flat roof. Flat roof…

Products

With over 35 years experience in waterproofing, we have seen many waterproofing products come and go. Some are extremely effective, others less so. This experience has proven that there is no one best product! Each project needs to be examined on its merits and the best mix of products specified and installed by competent people. We regularly see the results of erroneous specifications, changed specifications to reduce costs with no regard to efficacy, or poor installation all leaving substantial damage and rectification costs in their wake.

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Butyl Rubber to Ballarat Art Gallery Annexe

Butyl rubber is a synthetic rubber, a copolymer of isobutylene with isoprene, and it possesses unique physical and chemical properties.  It will resist ageing from heat, sunlight & ozone.  It has excellent gas impermeability, toughness, and remains flexible at low temperatures. Butyl rubber can be used in many different ways…

Applying Torch-On Bitumen

Torch-on bitumen membrane systems are a highly versatile membrane system. They can be applied in single, double, and even triple layer systems depending on the works & warranty terms required. A single layer torch-on bitumen system is most commonly found on retaining walls and basements. Some people use a single…

Trafficable Surface Coating

Liquid waterproofing membranes are relative newcomers to the marketplace, and have improved immeasurably over the last 15 years. Liquid membranes can be used as a finished coating or under the finished surface. Liquid waterproofing membranes come in a large range of polymers including modified bitumen, neoprene, acrylic, epoxy, & polyurethane.…