Install MEL-DEK Flawlessly!

One of our most popular waterproofing membranes is MEL-DEK. This product has been used for decades to waterproof bridges and parking decks and meets ASTM D 6153, Type III. MEL-DEK is a roll-type waterproofing membrane that is 65 mils thick, composed of a nominally polymeric waterproofing membrane on a shrink-resistant, heavy-duty, polypropylene woven carrier fabric. The two components are laminated together under strictly controlled production … [Read more...]

Back to School: W. R. MEADOWS® Sales Reps Build Knowledge and Camaraderie

On September 16-17, six W. R. MEADOWS outside sales reps convened at its corporate office in Hampshire, IL, for Building Envelope Boot Camp. The event was hosted by Sales Manager Todd Duewel and Building Science Specialist Russ Snow. Each attendee learned more on a few key points: Gaining a better understanding of AIA presentations Learning how to apply products via demonstration Generating new selling methods Sharing jobsite … [Read more...]

Download Your CAD Details from W. R. MEADOWS’ Website

Among the many various items available on W. R. MEADOWS’ website are its Application (CAD) Details. Current CAD Details available include W. R. MEADOWS’ AIR-SHIELD™ air barrier family, its underslab vapor barrier products, as well as its line of waterproofing products and cementitious waterproofing products. The individual products for which CAD Details are posted can be below. Recently, we’ve added thumbnails next to each product name. … [Read more...]

Check Out Our Reformulated DECRA-SEAL OTC!

We’ve recently updated our DECRA-SEAL OTC product to perform even better than it has in the past. The new, proprietary formula adds working time to the application and also reduces bubbling and other defects that may arise from less than ideal installation conditions. DECRA-SEAL OTC is specifically formulated for extended working time and provides a premium-grade curing and sealing compound for optimum moisture retention. The high solids, … [Read more...]


W. R. MEADOWS® has released a new, informative sell sheet for EVAPRE, its high-quality, water-based evaporation retardant. The sell sheet outlines key features and benefits of EVAPRE, and lists conditions under which it is best used and most effective. EVAPRE is designed to reduce rapid moisture loss from the concrete surfaces prior to curing. Weather conditions such as low humidity, high winds, direct sunlight, and high temperatures are … [Read more...]

Protect Concrete with the CS-309-OTC and TIAH OTC Combo

A great flooring system is created with the combination of our CS-309-OTC and TIAH OTC products. CS-309-OTC has been a premier concrete curing and sealing compound for years and our TIAH OTC has recently been reformulated into a protective concrete sealer. This one-two combination of these products can be used on decorative concrete surfaces as well as plain gray. The initial cure with CS-309-OTC and the extended protection and beautification … [Read more...]

Use SPECTRUM RE-KOTE TF to Renovate and Resurface

If you are planning to use what’s left of the summer to cross projects off your to-do list, consider SPECTRUM RE-KOTE TF from W.R. Meadows for renovating or resurfacing your concrete surfaces. Ideal for both interior and exterior projects, SPECTRUM RE-KOTE TF is a single-component, polymer-modified, rapid-hardening, cementitious concrete repair mortar. This product is full of versatility. It smooths rough edges, repairs honeycombs and dresses … [Read more...]

New CAD Details for Air-Shield LMP

We’ve just updated our CAD details for Air-Shield LMP! Click here to view the newly updated details. For a full list of all CAD details, please click here. Air-Shield LMP is a water-based air/liquid moisture barrier that cures to form a tough, seamless, elastomeric membrane. Air-Shield LMP exhibits excellent resistance to air leakage. When properly applied as a drainage plane, Air-Shield LMP prohibits liquid water intrusion into the … [Read more...]

Handbook from W. R. Meadows Spotlights Air Barriers Product Line

W. R. Meadows is widely recognized as a top producer for quality products in the construction industry, including its complete line of air/vapor and liquid moisture barriers. The Air Barriers Handbook by W.R. Meadows is the best place to find information on the many different components that make up an air barrier system. This user-friendly, 186-page handbook is complete with installation instructions, guidelines, and information akin to a … [Read more...]

Reintroducing Tiah OTC

W. R. Meadows is proud to announce our reformulation of our popular Tiah® OTC product. Originally, Tiah OTC was a curing-and-sealing compound but now the product is solely focused on being the best concrete sealing compound on the market. Tiah OTC acrylic sealing compound is an acrylic polymer solution that dries to a transparent film, which improves abrasion resistance of concrete. The product is specifically formulated for extended working … [Read more...]