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Architects

Polyguard has been assisting Architects and Engineers for over 60 years with one on one support of the most complex of Waterproofing and Air Barrier design issues and needs.  We have populated this website with a host of helpful tools and documents, including Technical Data Sheets, Guide Specifications, Standard Details and Materials Lists, to assist you with designing your project.  In addition, the vast majority of Polyguard Architectural Products are listed in MasterSpec, which allows you to easily include our products in your project specifications.  The Warranty information on our site will provide you with an introduction to our warranty offering and the requirements needed to obtain a warranty from Polyguard for your project.  You can access this information by gong to (Supporting Documents / Warranty Process).

If you have a need not addressed on our website, please allow us to assist you. You may directly contact the Polyguard staff member listed for your location using the information provided on the Sales Support map by clicking here:  http://architectural.polyguardproducts.com/sales_s...

You may also contact us at archdivision@polyguardproducts.com and we will do our best to find a resource to assist you as soon as possible.

Below are links to take you directly to a series of helpful tools that are specifically intended for our Architect and Engineering customers:

Informational Resources

Warranty Process

Typical Systems & Applications


Solvent Based Impermeable Air Barrier

Airlok Flex®

Thermoplastic Technology is behind the success of our signature Air Barrier, Airlok Flex®. This patented single component, cold liquid-applied, elastomeric, coating cures to form a durable Air Barrier membrane ... read more

REQUIRED ITEMS  (products to complete a basic system, if you require additional options please refer to product page for a list of companion products.)

400 TWF (Through Wall Flashing)40 mil modified asphalt bonded to a polyethylene sheetnew page details
650 LT Liquid AdhesiveUsed to prime all structural concrete, masonry, insulation or wood surfaces prior to membrane installation.new page details
Detail Sealant PW™VOC./HAPS free high performance solvent-free sealantnew page details
Shur-Tac Liquid AdhesivePolymer emulsion based adhesive to provide excellent adhesion of self-adhering membranesnew page details

Water Based Permeable Air Barrier

Airlok Flex® VP

Air Barrier systems provide the only effective defense against air leakage and moisture issues. Polyguard's Airlok Flex® VP is a water-based, permeable, cold fluid-applied, single-component, acrylic-based, elastomeric membrane ... read more

REQUIRED ITEMS  (products to complete a basic system, if you require additional options please refer to product page for a list of companion products.)

400 TWF (Through Wall Flashing)40 mil modified asphalt bonded to a polyethylene sheetnew page details
650 LT Liquid AdhesiveUsed to prime all structural concrete, masonry, insulation or wood surfaces prior to membrane installation.new page details
Detail Sealant PW™VOC./HAPS free high performance solvent-free sealantnew page details
Shur-Tac Liquid AdhesivePolymer emulsion based adhesive to provide excellent adhesion of self-adhering membranesnew page details

Airlok Flex® VP LT

Airlok Flex® VP LT (Low Temp) is designed as an above-grade air, weather and vapor permeable coating for application over poured concrete, precast concrete, CMU, the following types of sheathing:  paper-face, glass-face, ... read more

REQUIRED ITEMS  (products to complete a basic system, if you require additional options please refer to product page for a list of companion products.)

400 TWF (Through Wall Flashing)40 mil modified asphalt bonded to a polyethylene sheetnew page details
650 LT Liquid AdhesiveUsed to prime all structural concrete, masonry, insulation or wood surfaces prior to membrane installation.new page details
Detail Sealant PW™VOC./HAPS free high performance solvent-free sealantnew page details
Shur-Tac Liquid AdhesivePolymer emulsion based adhesive to provide excellent adhesion of self-adhering membranesnew page details

Airlok Flex® WG

Air Barrier Systems provide the only effective defense against air leakage and moisture intrusion. Airlok Flex® WG (Weather Guard) is a water-based, permeable, above-grade air, weather and vapor coating for application over ... read more

REQUIRED ITEMS  (products to complete a basic system, if you require additional options please refer to product page for a list of companion products.)

400 TWF (Through Wall Flashing)40 mil modified asphalt bonded to a polyethylene sheetnew page details
650 LT Liquid AdhesiveUsed to prime all structural concrete, masonry, insulation or wood surfaces prior to membrane installation.new page details
Detail Sealant PW™VOC./HAPS free high performance solvent-free sealantnew page details
Shur-Tac Liquid AdhesivePolymer emulsion based adhesive to provide excellent adhesion of self-adhering membranesnew page details

Airlok Flex® WG LT

Air Barrier Systems provide the only effective defense against air leakage and moisture intrusion. Airlok Flex® WG LT (Weather Guard Low Temp) is a water-based, permeable, above-grade air, weather and vapor coating ... read more


Pre Applied Sheet Waterproofing

Underseal® Underslab Membrane

Underseal® Underslab Membrane is a tough, 85 mil pre-concrete pour waterproofing membrane/vapor barrier designed to virtually eliminate water and vapor transmission through concrete slabs on grade. In addition to protecting ... read more

REQUIRED ITEMS  (products to complete a basic system, if you require additional options please refer to product page for a list of companion products.)

650 LT Liquid AdhesiveUsed to prime all structural concrete, masonry, insulation or wood surfaces prior to membrane installation.new page details
Detail Sealant PW™VOC./HAPS free high performance solvent-free sealantnew page details
Underseal® Fabric TapeUse around pipe penetrations and at end laps for patching damaged areas of the membranenew page details
Underseal® Inside Corner BootTo be applied in the inside corner to reinforce and seal the corners of the Underslab membranenew page details
Underseal® Outside Corner BootFor use on the outside corners to reinforce and seal the Underslab membranenew page details
Underseal® Pit Top Corner BootPreformed corner boot used to reinforce and seal the Underslab Membranenew page details

Underseal® Blindside™ Membrane

Underseal® Blindside™ Membrane is a 73 mil, pre-concrete pour, strong sheet membrane waterproofing with a thick, cross-laminated, high-density polyethylene (HDPE) backing, laminated to a thick layer of proprietary ... read more

REQUIRED ITEMS  (products to complete a basic system, if you require additional options please refer to product page for a list of companion products.)

650 LT Liquid AdhesiveUsed to prime all structural concrete, masonry, insulation or wood surfaces prior to membrane installation.new page details
Detail Sealant PW™VOC./HAPS free high performance solvent-free sealantnew page details
Polyflow® 15 / 15PPrefabricated geocomposite vertical use drainboard with a compressive strength of 15,000 psfnew page details
Underseal® Fabric TapeUse around pipe penetrations and at end laps for patching damaged areas of the membranenew page details

Post Applied Sheet Waterproofing

Underseal® PRM™

Underseal® PRM™ is a strong, self-adhering, 65 mil, post-concrete pour sheet waterproofing membrane/vapor retarder with a double thick, high-strength, cross-laminated polyethylene backing laminated to a thick layer ... read more

REQUIRED ITEMS  (products to complete a basic system, if you require additional options please refer to product page for a list of companion products.)

650 LT Liquid AdhesiveUsed to prime all structural concrete, masonry, insulation or wood surfaces prior to membrane installation.new page details
Detail Sealant PW™VOC./HAPS free high performance solvent-free sealantnew page details
Detail TapeUse as detail strips on corners, penetrations, joints, and for patching damaged areas of the membrane.new page details
Shur-Tac Liquid AdhesivePolymer emulsion based adhesive to provide excellent adhesion of self-adhering membranesnew page details

650 Sheet Membrane

650 sheet membrane is a strong, pliable, 60 mil, post-concrete pour self-adhesive waterproofing membrane/vapor retarder that virtually eliminates water and vapor transmission through concrete slabs.  650 sheet membrane ... read more

REQUIRED ITEMS  (products to complete a basic system, if you require additional options please refer to product page for a list of companion products.)

650 LT Liquid AdhesiveUsed to prime all structural concrete, masonry, insulation or wood surfaces prior to membrane installation.new page details
Detail Sealant PW™VOC./HAPS free high performance solvent-free sealantnew page details
Detail TapeUse as detail strips on corners, penetrations, joints, and for patching damaged areas of the membrane.new page details
Shur-Tac Liquid AdhesivePolymer emulsion based adhesive to provide excellent adhesion of self-adhering membranesnew page details

Post Applied Liquid/Fluid Waterproofing

Commercial Stretch Fluid-Applied Waterproofing

Theromplastic Technology is behind the success of our signature waterproofing, Commercial Stretch. This patented single component, cold liquid-applied, elastomeric, coating cures to form a durable waterproofing membrane ... read more

REQUIRED ITEMS  (products to complete a basic system, if you require additional options please refer to product page for a list of companion products.)

Detail Sealant PW™VOC./HAPS free high performance solvent-free sealantnew page details
Polyflow® 15 / 15PPrefabricated geocomposite vertical use drainboard with a compressive strength of 15,000 psfnew page details

PRO 1000 Fluid-Applied Dampproofing

PRO 1000 is a patented, single-component, cold-applied, non-elastomeric, non-breathable, thermoplastic membrane.  It dries to a UV resistant, re-coatable hard coat protective film that stops water passage through a substrate. ... read more

REQUIRED ITEMS  (products to complete a basic system, if you require additional options please refer to product page for a list of companion products.)

Detail Sealant PW™VOC./HAPS free high performance solvent-free sealantnew page details
Polyflow® 15 / 15PPrefabricated geocomposite vertical use drainboard with a compressive strength of 15,000 psfnew page details

Special Use Membrane Waterproofing

Balconyguard™

Balconyguard™ is a 60 mil, cold-applied, adhesive waterproofing membrane to be used specifically on wood deck balcony structures that will be covered with concrete.  Our Balconyguard™ System includes custom ... read more

REQUIRED ITEMS  (products to complete a basic system, if you require additional options please refer to product page for a list of companion products.)

105-12 Flashing105 mil, strong, pliable self-adhesive sheet flashingnew page details
650 LT Liquid AdhesiveUsed to prime all structural concrete, masonry, insulation or wood surfaces prior to membrane installation.new page details
Detail Sealant PW™VOC./HAPS free high performance solvent-free sealantnew page details

Deckguard® HT Roofing & Watershield Underlayment

Deckguard® HT is a high heat 40 mil roofing membrane composed of a high strength slip resistant spider web backing laminated to a high performance high heat asphalt compound with a film release for ease of application.  The ... read more

REQUIRED ITEMS  (products to complete a basic system, if you require additional options please refer to product page for a list of companion products.)

650 LT Liquid AdhesiveUsed to prime all structural concrete, masonry, insulation or wood surfaces prior to membrane installation.new page details
Detail Sealant PW™VOC./HAPS free high performance solvent-free sealantnew page details
Shur-Tac Liquid AdhesivePolymer emulsion based adhesive to provide excellent adhesion of self-adhering membranesnew page details

Tileguard™ Anti-Fracture Underlayment

Tileguard™ is a composite membrane of fabric and rubberized asphalt, 40 mils in thickness used to reduce the risk of cracking of ceramic tiles in a flooring application.  This elastomeric, self-adhesive membrane ... read more

REQUIRED ITEMS  (products to complete a basic system, if you require additional options please refer to product page for a list of companion products.)

650 LT Liquid AdhesiveUsed to prime all structural concrete, masonry, insulation or wood surfaces prior to membrane installation.new page details
Shur-Tac Liquid AdhesivePolymer emulsion based adhesive to provide excellent adhesion of self-adhering membranesnew page details

NW-75 Membrane for Parking Structures

NW-75 Membrane is designed for use prior to an apshalt overlay.  When placed on joints and cracks of pavement, it will waterproof and also reduce the extent and severity of reflective cracking.  It is commonly used ... read more

REQUIRED ITEMS  (products to complete a basic system, if you require additional options please refer to product page for a list of companion products.)

LM-95Two-component fast cure urethane waterproofing membranenew page details
Underseal® Fabric TapeUse around pipe penetrations and at end laps for patching damaged areas of the membranenew page details


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