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Vanier Football Complex

Kansas State calls waterproofing audible for football complex construction. Total team effort results in the right W. R. MEADOWS solutions. Combine an architectural firm known worldwide for its sports facilities, a construction company laden with Kansas State University alumni...

A Waterproofing First in the South

Contrary to popular belief, Seattle is not the soggiest city in the United States, it’s Mobile, Alabama with 67 inches of annual rainfall. So when Airbus decided to build its first U.S. manufacturing facility on property next to Mobile Bay, it created an ironic set of circumstances…

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Reser Stadium at Oregon State University

Over 25,000 square feet of our PERMINATOR vapor barrier and accessories was used on the Reser Stadium project at Oregon State University.

Lewis-McChord Joint Military Base Swimming Pool

The US Army Corps of Engineers selected DECK-O-SEAL to reseal the joints in a swimming pool on the Lewis-McChord Joint Military Base near Seattle, WA.

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About W. R. Meadows

W. R. MEADOWS, INC. designs, manufactures and markets high quality products and systems for today’s construction professionals. Products are sold through our authorized distribution network. We have multiple branch locations throughout North America, and our products are available in overseas markets as well.

Our products cover every facet of the construction industry – from protecting and sealing concrete, expansion joints, and concrete restoration, to blocking the ingress of moisture through the building envelope, we’re there.

We remain committed to producing environmentally friendly products and systems that meet or exceed the latest EPA standards and guidelines.

Continuity is the secret of our company leadership and success
We’ve been a family-owned and operated company, serving the needs of the concrete construction industry, since 1926.

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HYDRALASTIC 836 – a Superior Waterproofing Compound

HYDRALASTIC 836 is a solvent-free, cold-applied, single-component waterproofing compound ideal for use on both interior or exterior concrete surfaces, including above and below grade applications. It has a low volatile organic compound (VOC) content, has very low odor, and will not crack in extreme cold or slump due to softening at high temperatures. HYDRALASTIC 836…

16 June 2017

Waterproofing for Plaza Decks

W. R. Meadows’ Wendy Talarico, LEED AP, Architectural Services Specialist, explores the waterproofing world of plaza decks in an article published in The Construction Specifier. Plaza decks involve a variety of sizes, shapes and surfaces, resulting in confusion about the best way to waterproof them. “A plaza deck is a layer-cake of materials: the waterproofing…

31 May 2017


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Protect Pool Decks, Waterfalls, Natural Stones and more with DECK-O-SHIELD

Hampshire, IL – DECK-O-SEAL, a division of W. R. MEADOWS, offers DECK-O-SHIELD and DECK-O-SHIELD PLUS as a complete line of pool deck products to protect even the most porous outdoor surfaces. DECK-O-SHIELD is a ready to use, water-based sealer and water repellent for natural stone, concrete, and masonry surfaces. VOC compliant DECK-O-SHIELD is specially designed…

7 June 2017

Product Submittal Builder Now Available

Hampshire, IL – To help our customers create up-to-date, complete product submittals, we’ve developed a handy online tool to create these documents. The submittal system is available on our website at or simply click on “Product Submittal System” on the right of the W. R. MEADOWS home page under “Product Info.” “W. R. MEADOWS…

17 May 2017

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Energy efficiency considerations in window replacement projects

At some point, windows reach the end of their useful life. The question is, how does a building owner know whether it is advisable to defer a window project another year or two, or to call in a design professional right away? At what point is window replacement inevitable? READ FULL ARTICLE

19 June 2017

Achieving the fine line between aesthetics and acoustics in wall and ceiling specifications

Design/construction teams are constantly balancing the desire for a high-quality look and feel with adherence to acoustical requirements and project budgets. This is especially true when it comes to wall and ceiling choices. Whether selecting from basic wall and ceiling panels or custom woodwork, noise is a primary consideration—no matter how it looks, it has…

5 June 2017

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