An overview of the effects of water on masonry architecture. Types of masonry water repellents are compared and contrasted. Application methods are discussed. The program ends with a look at treatments for protecting masonry against non-water threats such as oil and graffiti.
Jacob Boyer is the Business Unit Leader of PROSOCO's Clean and Protect product line, including the Sure Klean and Enviro Klean sub-brands of cleaners and protective treatments for masonry buildings. Boyer previously worked as a PROSOCO Regional Sales Manager covering the Pacific Northwest and Western regions of the U.S. Prior to joining PROSOCO in 2013, he worked for Tatley-Grund, a construction repair company in the Pacific Northwest, where he specialized in air barriers, sealants and cladding systems.