Waterproofing Technology with wedi® Shower Systems
The waterproofing techniques used in your bathroom is of crucial importance to the integrity of that particular space. Compared to all the other rooms in your home -- with the possible exception of the basement if you have one -- your bathroom is going to be exposed to exceptional levels of moisture, water and humidity. Strategies that guard against these substances from taking an adverse toll on the surfaces and materials that make up your bathroom is key in order to protect your investment.
Tile in Your Bathroom
Because of its many advantages, tile is one of the most popular materials used in bathrooms. Easy to clean, non-porous and resistant to mold, mildew and other growth, tile is also available in an array of colors and styles to match any décor. If you are like most homeowners, you give a great deal of thought to the size, pattern and color of the tiles that you have installed in your bathroom.
There's More to Your Bathroom Tile Than Meets the Eye
Regardless of exactly which ceramic tiles you choose for your bathroom around your shower and your tub, it is the material that is underneath those tiles that has the most important job. Not only does the material that rests underneath your tile need to be able to bear the weight of thousands, or perhaps even millions, of footfalls over the lifetime of your home, it also needs to be able to stand up to the weight of the tile itself. wedi® building panels have a guarantee of being 100 percent waterproof which makes them the perfect material to be installed underneath your tub and shower tiles.
Advantages of Using wedi®
As an industry leading building board system, wedi® building panels are manufactured using only the highest quality ingredients to ensure that homeowners like yourself have the home you have always wanted. A rigid XPS foam core is comprised of closed cells for consistent waterproofing. The fiberglass mesh is embedded completely in the panels for superior strength. Its cement base is finished with a resin coating to ensure an even and secure bond to stone and tile adhesives.
Owens Construction uses only proven techniques and materials to deliver the best experiences for their customers. wedi® panel boards have a long 30-year history of being family owned and operated. They back each of their materials up with a money back guarantee so you know you are getting a high-quality product. Contact us today to learn more about our process as well as the high-quality products we use.