hydroproof® is an economical, water-based acrylic waterproofer – used with abe® membrane
- For waterproofing all types of stable flashings
- For waterproofing parapet walls
- Sealing of joints, laps and roofing screws on corrugated roofs and gutters
- hydroproof® is an all-in-one system
- There is no need for separate primers on porous surfaces
- hydroproof® has excellent weathering properties, adhesion and is tough, flexible and non-toxic
- hydroproof® comes in a wide range of colours
Ensure all surfaces are clean dry, sound and free from all laitance, fungal growth, grease, oil or loose and flaking particles.
Bonding / Priming
Prime porous surfaces with a neat coat of hydroproof®. Prime metal surfaces with 4 metal primer.
Stir well before use.
2.1 l/m2 full system.
1st coat (after priming):
Apply by brush/roller using 1L/m2. Embed abe® membrane into wet coat, avoiding bubbles or wrinkles. Membrane overlaps minimum 100mm on end laps and 75mm on side laps.
2nd coat: once 1st coat has dried (2 – 3 hours), apply 2nd coat by brush/roller using 0,5L/m2 and ensure membrane is fully saturated.
3rd coat: once 2nd coat has dried, apply 3rd coat at different angle to 2nd coat using 0,5L/m2 .
Drying time @ 25 ºC
- Touch dry: 1 hour
- Hard dry: 24 hours
- Full cure: 7 days
Cleaning of Equipment
Whilst still wet, clean equipment with water. If hydroproof® has dried use abe® super brush cleaner followed by washing with soap & water.
Membrane must be used.
Always ensure that hydroproof® is applied to well drained roofs.
Protection on Completion
Whilst hydroproof® is designed for an extended life, it is important to apply a maintenance coat of hydroproof® every 3 to 4 years.
Available in 5 liter.
Red, grey, charcoal, burgundy, white, green, brown and terracotta.
This data sheet is issued as a guide to the use of the product(s) concerned. Whilst a.b.e.® endeavours to ensure that any advice, recommendation,
specification or information is accurate and correct, the company cannot accept any liability for application – because a.b.e.® has no direct or
continuous control over where and how a.b.e.® products are applied.
Where other products are to be used in conjunction with this material, the relevant technical data sheets should be consulted to determine total requirements.
a.b.e.® has a wealth of technical and practical experience built up over years in the company’s pursuit of excellence in building and construction technology.