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Moisture Mitigation in Concrete - Dependable Floor Products

The industry has identified one specific material type and standard for the successful mitigation of moisture in concrete. This standard, ASTM F3010 applies only to two component resin based membrane-forming moisture mitigation systems and defines the most predictable and certain mitigation of moisture in concrete. Vaporseal™ HM Plus is a two part, 100% solids epoxy moisture mitigation ...

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Moisture mitigation - Dependable Floor Products

29/05/2014  Posts Tagged ‘Moisture mitigation’ “Reducing the Moisture Content in Poured Concrete Slabs” By May 29, 2014 2 “As environmental and workplace-safety regulations have limited the use of solvents in recent years, adhesives manufacturers have introduced water-based formulas with greatly reduced VOC emissions. For all their upsides, these adhesive formulas are less tolerant of ...

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Controlling Moisture in Concrete - Dependable Floor Products

contractors recognized the need to control the moisture in concrete, as failure to do so would open the facility to flooring issues down the line as noted by Robert Nieminen of Interiors + Sources, “North American commercial property owners spend an estimated $2.4 billion on remediation of structures and floor coverings as a result of moisture-related flooring failures annually. An ...

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Epoxy Moisture Mitigation For Concrete Floor LATICRETE®

High moisture in the slab and associated moisture vapor transmission is one of the leading causes of resinous flooring issues and failures. LATICRETE® recommends for protection against moisture vapor or when the relative humidity (RH) in the concrete measures 75% or greater to use VAPOR BAN™ ER or SPARTACOTE® Moisture Vapor Barrier as your base coat (primer) in all SPARTACOTE systems.

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Mitigating Moisture in Concrete Yields These 3 Huge ...

28/07/2021  Mitigating moisture in concrete consistently and predictably manages that risk. Project owners, designers and contractors benefit from proactively installing moisture mitigation. The design team knows it will have a reliable substrate for specified flooring installations, minimizing a common reason for flooring installation “callbacks,” and “guilt by association.”

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Moisture mitigation - Dependable Floor Products

29/05/2014  Posts Tagged ‘Moisture mitigation’ “Reducing the Moisture Content in Poured Concrete Slabs” By May 29, 2014 2 “As environmental and workplace-safety regulations have limited the use of solvents in recent years, adhesives manufacturers have introduced water-based formulas with greatly reduced VOC emissions. For all their upsides, these adhesive formulas are less tolerant of ...

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“Moisture Mitigation for Concrete Slabs” - Dependable ...

"Moisture-related problems with floor coverings and coatings applied over concrete slabs have become a serious and costly issue for designers, constructors, manufacturers, installers, and owners. Problems are being experienced on both new and renovation projects. With new construction, the challenge is to design and construct Moisture Mitigation.

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Mitigating Moisture in Concrete Yields These 3 Huge ...

28/07/2021  Mitigating moisture in concrete consistently and predictably manages that risk. Project owners, designers and contractors benefit from proactively installing moisture mitigation. The design team knows it will have a reliable substrate for specified flooring installations, minimizing a common reason for flooring installation “callbacks,” and “guilt by association.”

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Controlling Moisture in Concrete - Dependable Floor Products

contractors recognized the need to control the moisture in concrete, as failure to do so would open the facility to flooring issues down the line as noted by Robert Nieminen of Interiors + Sources, “North American commercial property owners spend an estimated $2.4 billion on remediation of structures and floor coverings as a result of moisture-related flooring failures annually. An ...

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moisture - Dependable Floor Products

08/01/2020  In recent weeks we here at Dependable had Peter Craig, a renowned concrete floor specialist come in and educate the team on moisture mitigation. We hear a lot about the issue and what a serious costly concern it is in the industry. Over the next few months we will be sharing articles from Peter Craig Read More

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Moisture Vapor Control - Dependable Floor Products

FloorPrep and Platform’s moisture mitigation products meet the 5 critical performance criteria: Meet or exceed ASTM F3010 standards when applied at 12mils or greater. Do not degrade when exposed to high pH. Suitable for applications on concrete with 100% RH (ASTM F2170) , or 25 lbs MVER (ASMT F1869).

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Concrete moisture mitigation to help floors - Construction ...

08/05/2014  Concrete moisture mitigation to help floors. May 8, 2014. FAILURES. Emily R. Hopps. Concrete floor slabs contain excess moisture that can damage many types of floor finishes. To address this problem, manufacturers have developed products aimed at mitigating the moisture in concrete. However, not all these products are suited to their intended ...

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Moisture Testing and Mitigation in Concrete Subfloors

10/09/2019  Concrete must always contain some moisture, but it cannot be an excessive amount; when it is, the moisture levels can cause floor coverings to fail. It’s important to understand the testing process on concrete subfloors and the implications of moisture on flooring performance, in order to plan project timelines and budgets accordingly, and to keep end users happy.

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Top Ten Myths About Moisture Mitigation TEC TEC

7. Moisture mitigation can go above the self-leveler or patch, no problem. Moisture mitigation systems are designed to prevent moisture in the concrete from affecting the flooring. In order to be effective, moisture mitigation products need to be applied to the bare concrete, before patches or

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DMA Floors - Moisture Mitigation

DMA Floors is a certified installer for several moisture mitigation systems and is certified by the International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI) for slab moisture testing. We also conduct several AIA training seminars on moisture mitigation each year (contact to set up a seminar.) We have been installing floors for over 30 years and ...

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Moisture Testing and Mitigation in Concrete Subfloors

10/09/2019  Concrete must always contain some moisture, but it cannot be an excessive amount; when it is, the moisture levels can cause floor coverings to fail. It’s important to understand the testing process on concrete subfloors and the implications of moisture on flooring performance, in order to plan project timelines and budgets accordingly, and to keep end users happy.

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Moisture Mitigation Systems - Concrete Moisture

Moisture mitigation systems exist to limit the impact of moisture on installed floors and to reduce the risks of moisture-related problems. Think of it as flooring insurance; the cost up front can offset potential disasters down the road. Essentially, the purpose of any moisture mitigation system is to limit or eliminate the movement of water ...

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Moisture Mitigation for Concrete Slabs : PaintSquare News

Dependable LLC, an Ohio-based manufacturer of floor preparation products, has launched Vaporseal-HM, a 100 percent solid epoxy moisture mitigation system for concrete slabs. Vaporseal-HM is a high performance product that treats areas where the relative humidity is up to 100 percent and has a perm rating of 0.06, according to the company.

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Moisture Mitigation - ICT Construction and Technology ...

Moisture Mitigation After ICT partnered with 3M ESD, the need for a moisture mitigation system for concrete slabs became a necessity. In sourcing a reliable partner in the industry, ICT found KOSTER American. ICT and KOSTER’s relationship goes back to 1998, and we have been installation and distributing KOSTER’s moisture mitigation systems successfully with millions []

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Moisture in Concrete Floors - EF Contract Flooring

simpler and less expensive than after the flooring is in place. Or, flooring products with proven tolerance to high RH and pH levels can be used. Barriers can help moisture from moving into the concrete, With typical non-breathable flooring, adhesive degradation and blistering can occur. Figure 1. Moisture Activity Beneath and Within a Concrete Max. % RH Cover Material 75%–85% Rubber, vinyl ...

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Top Ten Myths About Moisture Mitigation TEC TEC

7. Moisture mitigation can go above the self-leveler or patch, no problem. Moisture mitigation systems are designed to prevent moisture in the concrete from affecting the flooring. In order to be effective, moisture mitigation products need to be applied to the bare concrete, before patches or

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Cementitious Underlayments Moisture Mitigation

Cementitious Underlayments Moisture Mitigation Dependable Floor Products; Ardex; Custom Tech; Gypsum Underlayments ACG Materials ; USG Levelrock; GSL Gypsum; Sound Mat Keene Building Products; USG Sound Mat; Concrete Spec Mixes CTS Cement; Richway Industries; Quikrete; Specialty Services. Spec Mix Concrete Metered Concrete Delivery ; Polished Concrete Polished Concrete

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Concrete Moisture Testing Myths [15 to Know]

08/06/2021  Myth #2: All floor products have similar moisture tolerances. At one time, flooring adhesives and flooring materials were more consistent in their moisture tolerances because most products had a petroleum-derived base in their compositions. As formulations began to change for different applications it became increasingly important that concrete slabs under the flooring

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Concrete Moisture Testing Costs - What If We Don't Do It?

Assumption B: There is a significant amount of moisture in the concrete. Based on this assumption, moisture mitigation is necessary. Adding moisture mitigation products to a flooring installation can exponentially increase the total cost of the flooring installation. Concrete moisture testing leads to informed decision-making and reduced risks.

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Concure Systems Concrete Flooring Moisture Mitigation ...

Concure Systems has nearly 3 decades of experience in the industry specifically focusing on flooring and concrete moisture prevention systems. Concure Systems offers assistance in consulting, concrete repair, restoration, investigation and moisture mitigation. Charles A. Oestreich Director of Facilities Construction Services.

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