It is often cited in the building industry that waterproofing typically represents 1% of a building's cost, yet it accounts for 80% of defects. Is waterproofing in pool building another example of where it is not seen, it is being ignored?
An excellent blog article by V-Vo Architectural Mosaics based in Western Australia makes a strong argument for more attention to waterproofing, based on simple building facts that we all accept. V-Vo are leading experts in pool tiling systems with extensive experience in Australia and internationally. This is well worth a read: Waterproofing a Pool