Short Cuts, can cost you $$$

So many homes in the area have decks like this one.  Too many are thought of as a simple deck rather than considering what a waterproof deck can do. By installing a waterproof system like Duradek's Ultra Supreme Sonoma Chip the entry ways below are now protected and the entire are is now usable [...]

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Flat Roof Garage = Usable outdoor area!

It seems like every neighborhood has at least one, a flat roof garage.  To bad so many of them are a money pit, never able to get the right product or contractor that can waterproof it as a roof and allow us to use it for our furniture and friends.  When they are done right [...]

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Details, Details, Details – Why they cost you$$$

This article is an effort to illustrate to you why so many solid surface areas outdoors fail.  There are so many products on the market these days and unless you take the time to do some homework, investigating the product and building codes approvals as well as the installers credentials you may well end [...]

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Duradek’s Seam Strength

Lets put this one to bed.  Seams are not a weakness of the membrane, they really are one of the strengths.  Take a look at our Seam Strength video below to see for yourself!

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Duradek’s Training class

As a waterproof company we have seen some truly unique and creative ways to try and protect a roof deck or any surface.  By far more times than not the failure is not a result of lack of effort but simply poor installation details or technique.  Simply put, no one ever trained them how to [...]

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Outdoor Tile, can it be done?

YES! There is one simple guideline. Do it right the first time!  Our professional, company trained waterproofing experts have been doing tile outdoors in one of the harshest climates in the country without any concerns about water intrusion.  Tile in an outdoor application is very popular with a home owner as it should be, [...]

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Can Duradek be repaired?

Although it is rare to have a home owner damage the Duradek system it is possible.  The most important thing to do if you have a damaged spot is to call right away, it is a simple repair then.  Here is a repair that was done a few months ago. This roof deck is over living area so [...]

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Duradek’s training, we take waterproofing serious

We see it way to often. Failed products, significant water damages, a home owner wondering what to do and the company that installed the "waterproofing" can't be found.  This is why Contractors are so happy to work with Duradek of Utah, we do the training and support them on the job site as needed. [...]

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Is it Waterproof or pretty? Which do you really want?

For years we have been asked to come look at a deck that has failed and water is either getting into the home or there is rotting wood that is in need of replacement.  Over the years I have finally figured out why these decks are failing.  I am a professional water proofer providing [...]

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Have You Checked Your Deck? May is Deck Safety Month

Ahhhh, May! That favourite time of year when we really begin preparing our outdoor living areas in anticipation of the barbecues, games and luxurious lounging that is sure to follow in the coming summer months. Having been around for 40 years with over 125 million square feet of vinyl decking installed throughout North America, Duradek [...]

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