Thesaurus / waterproofing

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

Then a waterproofing contractor agreed to make the reservoir water tight with paper and tar, by applying it on the inside.

Concrete ConstructionHalbert P. Gillette

Where a heavier waterproofing is necessary the waterproofing compound is covered with one or more ⅝-in.

Concrete ConstructionHalbert P. Gillette

After the waterproofing with pitch and felt had thoroughly hardened it was plastered over with a trowel with a 1-in.

Concrete ConstructionHalbert P. Gillette

Waterproofing by paraffin is a most satisfactory process and the one most used by tent manufacturers.

Touring AfootClaude Powell Fordyce

The one feature of shoe selection which seems to appeal to the average sportsman is waterproofing.

Touring AfootClaude Powell Fordyce

The first patent for waterproofing seems to have been granted in 1791.

The Romance of Plant LifeG. F. Scott Elliot

On the priming coat was mopped a coat of waterproofing compound, applied hot, and covered with a layer of fine sand.

Concrete ConstructionHalbert P. Gillette

Outside of the manufacturers of waterproofing material the art has received serious study by comparatively few persons.

Concrete ConstructionHalbert P. Gillette

The following are examples from actual practice of waterproofing with bituminous coatings.

Concrete ConstructionHalbert P. Gillette

The waterproofing ingredients are preferably applied to the leather in the tumbler at a high temperature, say, 160-170 F.

LeatherK. J. Adcock
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