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  • How to Waterproof a Balcony Floor

    How to Waterproof a Balcony Floor

    You need to seal your concrete balcony floor to repair cracks and limit moisture damage such as etches, cracks and failure. Despite the fact that concrete is an incredibly strong material, it is also very porous. This opens it up to a great deal of moisture as the substance will absorb liquid over time, resulting in various damages, the most common ...

  • How to Waterproof a Bathroom with WT1

    How to Waterproof a Bathroom with WT1

    Bathrooms tend to be the wettest rooms in the house. Despite the fact that bathroom tiles are water resistant, leaks often occur because their joints are not 100% waterproof. This leads to a list of possible problems, including cracks, water leaks and further damage. Waterproofing your bathroom requires the use of a high-quality sealant such as WT1 from C-TEC.   This ...

  • How to Waterproof Bathroom Walls with Tanking

    How to Waterproof Bathroom Walls with Tanking

    Wet rooms in the home often need to go through a tanking process to ensure the walls are prepared to deal with the dampness and water exposure. This is particularly useful for tanking showers. Despite the fact that the bathroom tiles are technically waterproof, it is important to also ensure that each of the joints between each tile is water ...

  • How to Waterproof Bathroom Floors

    How to Waterproof Bathroom Floors

    Tanking bathroom walls and floors is made easy thanks to WT1 from CTEC. The main reason why tanking is necessary is because it provides an extra layer of waterproof protection where your bathroom needs it most. Despite the fact that tiles and flooring in bathrooms are water resistant, the sealant in between these tiles are often not as waterproof as ...

  • How to Waterproof and Seal a Terrace

    How to Waterproof and Seal a Terrace

    Concrete terraces are prone to cracks and other damages because of its porous nature. Water and moisture is absorbed by the substance. This results in an unstable structure as the moisture will weaken the surface of the terrace over time. If you do not seal and waterproof your concrete terrace, you open yourself up to possible hazards and some seriously ...

  • Waterproofing a Wet Room with WT1

    Waterproofing a Wet Room with WT1

    Wet rooms are usually damp and need to be waterproofed. This is referred to as tanking. It’s the process of creating a waterproof barrier between tiles and the wall itself. Knowing how to waterproof a wet room is a valuable life lesson. You can save yourself a lot of time, energy and money by waterproofing your wet room with WT1. ...

  • How to Seal a Concrete Patio

    How to Seal a Concrete Patio

    Patios are beautiful features to any home. They provide an excellent area to set up a garden table and chairs to enjoy the hot weather in the summer, and you can even decorate it with creative lighting during the darker months of winter. Whatever you choose to do with your concrete patio, one aspect remains the same. You MUST seal ...

  • How to Tank your Shower with WT1

    How to Tank your Shower with WT1

    Tanking your shower can be a frustrating and difficult task to achieve. You will need a strong bonding agent, one that is both waterproof and fungal resistant to help fight against mould and bacteria. Tanking your shower is necessary in order to stop water from reaching behind the tiles in your bathroom. When this happens, it can lead to problems ...

  • How to Repair Concrete Cracks

    How to Repair Concrete Cracks

  • How to Fix Cracks in your Concrete Floor

    How to Fix Cracks in your Concrete Floor

    If you have noticed cracks forming in your concrete floor, you’re probably wondering how on earth you can fix them. Garages and driveways often form various cracks over time and knowing how to repair concrete floors is something that every homeowner should take the time to learn. So, in this article we’re going to teach you exactly what products are ...

  • How to Prevent Dampness in the Home with WT1 and CT1

    How to Prevent Dampness in the Home with WT1 and CT1

    Dampness in the home can be a serious concern. Excess moisture and dampness can drop the temperature of a room and make it feel cold and unwelcoming. In addition to this, dampness can also lead to black mould growth, which can cause health implications such as allergies and skin irritations etc. Thankfully, damp can be both prevented and treated. You ...

  • How to Waterproof your Terrace Floor

    How to Waterproof your Terrace Floor

    Waterproofing your concrete terrace floor may seem like a strenuous and difficult job. However, this is only true if you don’t have the right tools for the job and thankfully, C-TEC have just what you’re looking for. Concrete terraces often form small and large cracks over time. This can happen for a variety of different reasons. The most likely of ...