Leaking Problems & 100% Proven Solution
The most common cause of leaking showers occur between the floor and wall joints
of the shower recess.
Showers and baths may leak due to a number of reasons, the most common cause
of leakage is building movement due to building settling into its foundations, the
natural movement of the building and it's substrates due to temperature changes.
Inferior Waterproofing Membranes
Beneath the surface of the tiles there is usually some kind of waterproofing
membrane applied to catch/stop water penetrating to surrounding areas.
Unfortunately, these membranes are also susceptible to building movement, poor
installation and chemical breakdown with age.
This movement can result in weakening or cracking of grout, tile and floor within the
shower or bath. This eventually allows water to penetrate beneath the surface of the
tiles. As well as looking unsightly, these damp areas often smell, rot and attract white
Repairing Leaking Shower & Wet Areas
1. Do It Yourself
Majority of the retail products available, will only offer a stop gap temporary solution
even if applied correctly.
a) They are usually intended for patching small areas in the shower and bath.
b) Silicon based and other sealants, will go mouldy and will not withstand building
Do It Yourself with ENVIROSEAL
We can provide you the necessary product (ENVIROSEAL non-removal of tile
waterproofing membrane) and correct procedures should you wish to DIY, providing
you have the necessary skills required for proper product application.
2. Re-Tiling & Waterproofing
This system involves the removal of tiles within the shower to access, repair and
replace the current waterproofing membrane.
While this system is effective, the obvious downside is the hassles of matching
replacement tiles, time consuming, expensive and laborious procedure.
Although we strongly recommend our non-removal of tile system, we can perform a
full re-tiling and membraning service if required.
3. ENVIROSEAL non-removal of tiles Waterproofing Membrane System
ENVIROSEAL's proven advanced technological product offers a 100% waterproofing
system that stops water penetrating through the surface of your shower recess or
bath without the removal of tiles.
Saving you money, inconvenience and time, completing a shower for next day use,
in 3½ to 5 hours.