Bitumen for waterproofing the foundation before work is heated to a temperature of 160-180 degrees, which requires the presence on the site of heating devices. High temperature is necessary for the complete removal of moisture from the substance. Differs material low price per square meter. Often in the composition there are various additives to improve elasticity.
Mastic is made on organic solvents and applied in a cold state. These include:
- Normal bitumen mastic on solvents. The most popular means for waterproofing the base. It is distinguished by low cost, but the durability of the protective film is small.