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Maintenance and Protection of Rammed Earth Buildings
Maintenance and Protection of Rammed Earth Buildings
1 December 2020

Summer is here and the rammed earth building owner’s attention turns to maintaining the surfaces of their earth building after a long and punishing winter...Read More

RISING DAMP – WORLDWIDE
RISING DAMP – WORLDWIDE
24 November 2020

Rising damp in walls in buildings is a difficult problem to solve.  It may occur in old buildings with no original damp-course or newer buildings...Read More

Outdoor, Entertainment Areas, Maintenance and Protection
Outdoor, Entertainment Areas, Maintenance and Protection
19 November 2020

Ahhh! Spring turns to summer and hope springs eternal.  Victoria is out of corona lockdown and rising; and the rest of Australia is relatively normal....Read More

Damp Walls – Internal or external
Damp Walls – Internal or external
19 October 2020

If these ghastly images are familiar to you – rising damp.  Tech-Dry Building Protection Systems can help. RISING DAMP Two solutions: DIY where you can...Read More

Meet the Tech-Dry Team
Meet the Tech-Dry Team
14 October 2020

Dr. Douglas Kagi, the Director of Tech-Dry has been instrumental from the very beginning.  In the early days, Douglas not only created but originally installed...Read More

The Durable Protection of Concrete Floors
The Durable Protection of Concrete Floors
8 October 2020

Research and development in Tech-Dry laboratories by Dr Ren Kebao has used nanotechnology to achieve a breakthrough in the protection of concrete floors.  This development...Read More

Concrete Enhancement With Environmentally Friendly Impregnation Treatments
Concrete Enhancement With Environmentally Friendly Impregnation Treatments
2 October 2020

Traditional treatments of horizontal concrete surfaces have involved the use of organic solvent-based epoxies, acrylics and polyurethanes.  In addition to these treatments releasing volatile organic...Read More

Preserving External Timber Near Its Original State
Preserving External Timber Near Its Original State
28 September 2020

Natural timber is a wonderful material for construction and timber construction is sustainable building because most timber is now produced by plantation methods from land,...Read More

Protection of natural limestone from water-borne deterioration
Protection of natural limestone from water-borne deterioration
22 September 2020

Limestone is a natural choice to construct fair-faced attractive walls and interior surfaces.  One of the issues with natural limestone is that it is soft...Read More

Coronavirus and Subsequent Spending on Infrastructure to Boost Economies
Coronavirus and Subsequent Spending on Infrastructure to Boost Economies
18 August 2020

The advent of coronavirus has struck a significant blow to economies worldwide.  If the virus is ever contained it is predicted that governments may have...Read More

The Research and Development which transformed the Pressed Concrete Industry – Tech-Dry Masonry
The Research and Development which transformed the Pressed Concrete Industry – Tech-Dry Masonry
14 August 2020

The development of Tech-Dry KR2 took place over many years in Australia.  The research and development was carried out at Victoria University of Technology between...Read More

Simple Method to Prevent Water Entry From Balconies in Apartments and Houses
Simple Method to Prevent Water Entry From Balconies in Apartments and Houses
14 August 2020

One of the ongoing problems with balconies in apartment blocks and houses is that if the balcony is tiled with tiles and grout, water from...Read More

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