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VOL XXVII, NO 93

Balconies Waterproofed With Belzona

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Boutique Hotel, London

 
 

Application Date:

June 2013

 
 

Application Situation:

Balconies on Victorian era hotel

 
 

Problem:

The aging balconies had numerous fine cracks and the hotel had been suffering from water penetration issues. With high occupancy rates a quick turnaround was essential.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 5811 (Immersion Grade)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with a modified version of Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-15. the Belzona 5811 was applied using brushes and squeegees.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Due to the products solvent free properties the contractor was able to complete the application very quickly and without any disruption to the hotel guests. The standard grey colour also complemented the existing colour scheme on the exterior of the hotel. As the balconies don't get used there was no need for a grip system.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Unprotected balconies
  2. Contractor carrying out application
  3. & 4. Completed work
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com