Month: March 2023
Foundation Crack Repair With Sika Epoxy Injection Kit
I have been Sika foundation crack repair kit in the past 15+ years, and I do not remember going back to any of the repairs we have done. Does this mean the product is good or knowledge has a role in this ? After visually inspecting the crack on the foundation wall, we would spray…
Does Eavestroughing Cause Ice Damming in Ottawa?
The answer is, Yes. Poorly designed Eavestroughing systems can be the reason for the ice damming. Properly designed Eavestroughing will flow equal amounts of water from every corner of the house. Faster the water exists the roof, less ice there will be. Downspouts should be installed every 25 feet. Anything longer than 25 feet will…
Brand New Roof and Ice Damming Still a Problem in Ottawa
There are many factors to consider when evaluating possibilities to determine root cause of things. For starters, what is the difference in temperature inside your attic and outside? If the temperature is similar inside and outside, then we know that air circulation inside the attic is significant. Now we have to inspect the dept of…