Moisture Vapor Treatments
In some cases concrete underlayment might show signs of excessive moisture transmission. If this happens moisture vapour treatments can be applied to help prevent further damage.
We use an epoxy resin top coat that is designed to seal and dry gypsum underlayments which prevents damage to your flooring system. Our procedure applying a moisture vapour treatment with one part epoxy resin and one part chemical hardener. One fully mixed the solution is brushed or rolled on the concrete surface. We allow 8 hours for a full cure.
It should be noted that these products are temperature sensitive and cannot be applied below 10 degree celsius. All of our repairs are warrantied and no curing agents will be applied.
Certified Moisture Testing Ontario Concrete
Prior to the repair is it important to measure the humidity and a moisture test should be performed. This will help confirm the relative % of moisture and make sure structural integrity of the slab while mitigating any future damage. Ontario Self Leveling Concrete has certified moisture testers on staff so we are a full service firm when it comes to moisture vapour treatments.