When Should You Call a Commercial Waterproofing Contractor?

waterproofing crew on a lift working on windows

Waterproofing your commercial building is essential in protecting it from water damage and preserving its structural integrity. The most obvious signs of water damage can be difficult to spot, but several telltale clues indicate that your building needs attention. But, how do you know when to call a professional for waterproofing services for your hotel,…

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Signs Your Parking Garage Needs Repair and Restoration

Three story parking garage

Commercial building owners and managers sometimes forget the importance of their parking garage:  it’s a critical part of your business that makes a vital first impression on customers and provides a safe, convenient place to park. Suppose your garage is showing signs of wear or damage. In that case, taking steps toward restoration or preventative…

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Wet Glazing: The Solution for Commercial Building Window Leaks

Office building with glass atrium - Lafayette, LA

Anyone who is an experienced owner or manager of commercial buildings knows that window leaks are one of the most common and costly causes of damage to buildings. As commercial waterproofing specialists, the team at Benson & Falgout has the expertise to track down the source of window leaks, solve the problem and – perhaps…

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5 Top Sources of External Water Leaks in Commercial Buildings

Exterior waterproofing of Meridian Condos in Baton Rouge, LA

Water damage is a costly and challenging problem that can cause major frustration for owners and managers of commercial buildings. It can often be challenging to track down the source of an external water leak, so hiring the right professionals for the job is crucial. At Benson & Falgout, we have years of experience and…

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What Does a Commercial Waterproofer Do?

Beck Building Shreveport Louisiana Waterproofing

As a building owner or property manager, commercial waterproofing services are one of the most effective tools you can utilize to extend the life of your building and protect your investment. At Benson & Falgout, we pride ourselves on solving one of the most challenging and costly problems businesses face – water intrusion and the…

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Demonstration of a Sealant Pull Test

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In this video, we demonstrate how to test for proper sealant adhesion. If the sealant tears as demonstrated here, it has good adhesion. If the sealant continues to pull off the surface, there is not a good adhesion and it must be redone. Quality control measures such as a sealant pull test are just one…

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