Are You Ready?

Are You Ready?

Waterproof Solutions has an important question for you!  Spring rains are right around the corner. Are you ready? Is your Buyer? Is your Seller? This office is! Would you like us to come to YOUR office and help you understand foundations? Call us: 636.343.4379 and set...

Failed Rebar

Failed Rebar

When a basement is built, they use snap ties to hold the forms and the rebar together. Sometimes, water migrates through an opening in the concrete around one of the ends of the snap ties and reaches the rebar. The water causes the rebar to expand—up to seven times the original size—causing the concrete to blow out.

Rebar Break

Rebar Break

All right here, we can see the rust coming through, and this is the front, this is where the front of the garage is. So obviously it’s more exposed, it’s going to be. So this is where that main rebar break is.   So we’re going to grind this down. And I believe...