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VOL XXVI, NO 146

Belzona® Rebuilds Cracks In Swimming Pool Basin

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

City Municipality,Coquitlam, British Columbia

 
 

Application Date:

September 2010

 
 

Application Situation:

The client wanted to upgrade the looks of an outdoor pool that had provided some 30 years of service but was in need of major repairs.

 
 

Problem:

There were more than 500 lineal feet of cracks in the pool basin. These had been sealed over the years using various repair materials, some successful others not so successful.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 4111 (Magma Quartz)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet FPA-1.The cracks were “V” cut with a special diamond concrete grinding disc to remove all the old sealing and repair materials exposing firm rough concrete. The cracks up to 3/4" deep were then conditioned and filled flush with Belzona® 4111.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona® 4111 has a high bond strength to old concrete and is thus the ideal product to use for this type of repair. Belzona has a long successful history solving these types of problems.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Removing old sealants
  2. The prepared joints ready to be re-built 
  3. Cracks filled and levelled with Belzona® 4111
 
 
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