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Are you looking for waterproofing solutions for your summer DIY jobs?

As summer quickly approaches, many of us look forward to spending more time outdoors, relaxing on our patios, barbequing on our decks and entertaining guests in our outdoor living spaces.

However, with summer comes rain, and the last thing anyone wants is to have their outdoor space ruined by moisture damage. Fortunately for you, there are a variety of simple and easy waterproofing solutions and products available that can help protect your outdoor space from the effects of summer rain and humidity.

If you want to prepare your outdoor living spaces for any weather, keep reading to explore the best waterproofing solutions, coatings, waterproofing methods, and some of the summer DIY jobs that can benefit from using a product like our popular Liquid Rubber Waterproof Sealant.

Which is the best waterproofing solution?

When it comes to waterproofing solutions, many options are available on the market. However, one product that stands out is Liquid Rubber Waterproof Sealant.

This versatile, liquid coating solidifies into a tough, waterproof membrane and can be painted onto any surface that isn’t oil-based. Unlike traditional waterproofing solutions, Liquid Rubber can get into those hard-to-reach places and cover them without leaving any seams or joints. Liquid Rubber is also UV-resistant, chemically resistant, temperature resistant, environmentally friendly, and sustainable, making it one of the most universal sealers and protectors for all Kiwi craftsmen and DIY’ers.

Here are some of the reasons why Liquid Rubber Waterproof Sealant is the best:

  • UV-resistant
  • Waterproof
  • Chemically resistant
  • Temperature resistant
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Sustainable
  • Prevention of rotting wood
  • Corrosion protection
  • Long-lasting and fast-drying
  • Safe and easy to apply

If you are looking for an easy and effective waterproofing method, then Liquid Rubber Waterproof Sealant is the answer.

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What is the best waterproofing coating for concrete?

Standard concrete around outdoor living areas may seem strong enough without any waterproofing sealer or repair treatment and may already seem waterproof. However, that’s not entirely the case.

Concrete is naturally porous and prone to water absorption. The tiny pores of a concrete slab and foundation can absorb water if not treated with a waterproofing concrete sealer.

Using a concrete waterproofing sealer prevents cracks from forming, and the more cracks that appear, the more water can get in.

If your property has concrete surfaces that need to be protected from water damage, then Liquid Rubber Waterproof Sealant is the best solution for you. From outdoor pots, pool areas, furniture, pathways, patios, driveways, and more, Liquid Rubber provides a fully adhered chemical waterproof coating that resists cracking and ageing. With this product, you can ensure your concrete remains in good condition for years.

Fix your concrete this summer with confidence and download our free application guide.

Need extra UV protection and longevity from harsh UV rays?

Introducing our Liquid Rubber Smooth Coating, a water-based tough, hard-wearing elastomeric coating that is used primarily as a UV stable/protective coating over the Liquid Rubber Waterproof Sealant.

Liquid Rubber Smooth Coating is designed either as a topcoat for our Liquid Rubber Waterproof Sealant or on buildings that require lower energy costs or high UV/solar reflectivity.

It has state-of-the-art UV absorbers incorporated that assist in surface protection from the effects of sunlight. It’s ideal for flat roofs, decks, balconies, concrete, internal gutters and foundations.

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The summer DIY jobs you can tackle with our waterproofing solutions

Many summer DIY projects can benefit from using Liquid Rubber Waterproof Sealant.

Here are just a few examples:

Waterproofing your deckApplying Liquid Rubber ensures your deck is protected from damage caused by summer heat and moisture.

Waterproofing your caravan or RV – Applying Liquid Rubber to your caravan or RV can save you from potential health hazards and expensive repair costs caused by leaks.

Waterproofing concrete surfaces – Liquid Rubber is the best solution for waterproofing concrete surfaces of any kind. Find out what products you’ll need here.

Waterproofing your roof – Liquid Rubber can help prevent leaks and water damage to your roof during the rainy summer season. In addition, it will preserve its structural integrity and minimise the risk of damage.

Finish your DIY jobs like a pro with Cohe!

The summer sunshine is coming, bringing opportunities to make the most of working with waterproof sealant products.

If you want to tackle your DIY projects like a pro, use Liquid Rubber Waterproof Sealant. No matter how big or small the job, our range of quick, effective, and environmentally friendly products can get you back on track, all at the best possible cost.

Get your waterproof sealant here, or contact the team at Cohe to learn more about how Liquid Rubber can help protect your outdoor living space and make waterproofing a breeze this summer!