One of the most important threats to your property, from the roofing to the siding, is water. Whether it is rain or snow, this threat brings the specter of water damage, which can lead to several issues. Allied Construction Services outlines three major reasons you should invest in a waterproofing system.
General Health and Safety
Keeping your property safe from any damage is a matter of health and safety. Water and moisture leaks can cause molds to form or fungal spores to be released. Once this happens, it can cause health problems, especially for your tenants’ lungs.
It also is worth noting that leaks can damage important sections of your building, which can impair the integrity of the whole thing. Given enough time and opportunity, this can lead to further interior damage that can make your buildings unsafe for its occupants.
Water damage can be costly for building maintenance services to contain and fix. It can compromise the integrity of the building’s innards and can also damage the interior of your property, like water stains on ceilings and walls.
With waterproofing measures, you can avoid all of this by containing and fixing the problem areas. This can lessen the need for costly repairs and make maintenance less expensive.
Apart from fixing water damage, it’s important to remember why waterproofing is so useful. By reducing the moisture buildup within and without the structure, you can maintain the quality of your buildings’ foundations and roofing. This can help reduce how often you will need to call general construction services.
As experts in waterproofing, our contractors know how to do the job right. Other companies would take half-hearted measures, which might reduce moisture but won’t fully protect your property from water. At Allied Construction Services, however, our process keeps water completely out. For instance, we can add rubber membranes to your wall and a fabric mesh to cover the membranes, that, when combined, makes the system totally impervious to water.
To learn more about our waterproofing and maintenance services, call Allied Construction Services today at (925) 297-5788. We serve Oakland, CA and nearby areas.