Ames’® Blue Max ~ Waterbased Liquid Rubber Sealant

Ames® Research Laboratories, Inc. has just released…… some remarkable testing on new technology that will protect your structures before and after hurricanes or storm damage! Ames Blue Max ® is a Water-based Liquid Rubber and has broken the barrier with new remarkable...

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How to Waterproof Concrete Roofs

Before beginning any waterproof concrete roof project, read all instruction labels. Always run a test patch first in an inconspicuous area, to ensure that proper adhesion and drying occur and the product works to your satisfaction. PREPARE THE SURFACE Power wash the...

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What Is Ames Blue Max?

Ames Blue Max is a special blend of elastomeric liquid rubber that dries to a tough, high strength, elastic membrane. It is easy to apply; simply roll, brush, or spray with a commercial airless sprayer. What makes Ames Blue Max the best coating? Ames Blue Max is high...

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How to stop leaks in your water tanks & cisterns!

Having a problem with leaks in your water tanks & cisterns? You're in luck! Ames Research has the solution on how you can fix your water tanks and fix your cisterns. To begin, repeat the concrete walls and foundations instructions... Concrete Walls and Foundations...

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How to fix your leaking basement!

Having problems with your leaking basement? Do it Yourself in Three Easy Steps! All specifications are the suggestion only 1. Clean & Prepare the Surface Read all instructions on the label before beginning. Do not use soaps or detergents prior to the cleaning surface....

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Safe-T-Deck Application over a Roof Deck

Introduction Roof decks, by definition, are decks that exist over living areas, a garage, or over an area that acts like a deck that is intended to be waterproof, yet can be walked upon. Roof deck applications are generally quite expensive to build and have a...

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Ames American History

Ames American History

Our History: No family had more to do with Americas foundations than the Ames family of Massachusetts. There is “NOTHING ELSE LIKE IT IN THE WORLD!” were the words used by Abraham Lincoln when he appointed representative Oaks Ames and Oliver Ames to build the Union...

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Make Your Skylight Watertight

Make Your Skylight Watertight

Finding leaks around your skylight? The seams of a skylight window can be tricky, but luckily you have Ames. The trick to skylights is knowing the problem areas. As shown in the diagram, leaks often form in the area where the window meets the roof. To combat leakage...

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