This On Demand CEU is a recorded presentation from a previously live webinar event. This course explains some of the issues relating to concrete deterioration as a result of water penetration. The course also describes the different methods of dampproofing, waterproofing, and vaporproofing and differentiate between positive- and negative-side waterproofing. The course also identifies the various types of waterproofing systems and differentiates between them.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify issues related to concrete deterioration through water penetration.
  • Differentiate between damp-proofing, waterproofing, and vapor-proofing methods.
  • Describe various waterproofing system types and appropriate applications for each.
  • Identify common mistakes and provide waterproofing solutions.

Pre-requisite: None.