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AIR-SHIELD LMP CAD Details

W. R. MEADOWS is known for our successful line of high quality air barriers. To support our clients with the installation and maintenance of our air barriers, we offer several helpful documents, such as installation guidelines, guide specifications, and project profiles. We … [Read more...]

SPECTRUM RE-KOTE TF

W. R. MEADOWS is proud to offer SPECTRUM RE-KOTE TF, a single-component, polymer-modified, rapid-hardening, cementitious concrete repair mortar designed for the renovation and resurfacing of deteriorated concrete surfaces. SPECTRUM RE-KOTE TF contains a migrating corrosion … [Read more...]

Air Barriers Handbook

Need to learn more about the installation and application methods for the W. R. MEADOWS line of air barrier products?  Check out our Air Barriers Contractors Handbook. The handbook covers our line of products that protects structures from the intrusion of liquid, air, and … [Read more...]

Featured: TIAH OTC

Need a quality concrete sealer to help protect your surface?  Choose TIAH® OTC from W. R. MEADOWS. Recently reformulated, 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 … [Read more...]

W. R. MEADOWS Releases PRECON Brochure

Hampshire, IL – PRECON, a popular, durable blindside membrane for vertical applications and for underslab waterproofing and vaporproofing in horizontal applications, is the subject of a new brochure in W. R. MEADOWS’ library. Designed as an educational piece, the brochure … [Read more...]

Updated Waterproofing Brochure

Hampshire, IL – W. R. MEADOWS is excited to announce the release of its updated Waterproofing Brochure. This guide features information on the company’s full line of waterproofing products, as well as installation details and a list of ideal applications. Helpful to … [Read more...]

Order FLOOR-TOP STG Sample

W. R. MEADOWS is proud to offer FLOOR-TOP STG, a standard traffic-grade, single-component, shrinkage-compensated, self-leveling floor topping and underlayment that may be pumped or poured. FLOOR-TOP STG is specially designed to smooth out uneven, rough or minor deteriorated … [Read more...]

W. R. MEADOWS Celebrates 90 Years!

W. R. MEADOWS, INC. is celebrating 90 years of business in 2016! Co-founded in 1926 by W. R. “Bob” Meadows and Edna Meadows, the company has grown steadily through the decades to become what it is today: a designer, manufacturer, and marketer of high quality building … [Read more...]

Sprayer Application Guidelines

We often get questions from the field about what type of sprayer should be used when applying our building envelope materials, such as AIR-SHIELD LM and MEL-ROL LM. Many factors come into play, such as the composition of the product and application temperatures.   To make … [Read more...]

Waterproofing an Indoor Waterpark

Winter waterproofing of Waterpark in the Poconos Mountains required switch to W. R. MEADOWS MEL-ROL The opposite of desert conditions greeted this Kalahari project Upon hearing the name Kalahari, most people will conjure up images of a hot, arid desert in … [Read more...]

AIR-SHIELD LIQUID FLASHING

We now have samples available of our popular AIR-SHIELD LIQUID FLASHING liquid flashing membrane.  The sample is a great way to familiarize yourself with the look and feel of the product, or to request for your clients.  Samples can be ordered on our sample request … [Read more...]

The Michael Kors Building

A shining icon of caring rises on the streets of New York W. R. MEADOWS plays role in New Michael Kors Building for nonprofit God's Love We Deliver What does a famous fashion designer, a comedienne and water/vapor barriers have in common? The answer is the June … [Read more...]

Newly Updated 97C Catalog

Need to learn more about the entire line of high-quality construction materials available from W. R. MEADOWS?  Check out our newly updated 97C catalog.  The catalog lists our entire line of products and lists important information such as ASTM specifications and packaging … [Read more...]

Learn and Earn: New “Detailing Air Barriers” Course

Learn and Earn: W. R. MEADOWS offers new “Detailing Air Barriers” AIA-accredited course Hampshire, IL – W. R. MEADOWS has always thrived to do its part in educating the architectural community offering 10 courses via the AEC Daily website that not only help teach aspects … [Read more...]

Destination – D/FW and the world

PRECON® is the choice for waterproofing on Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport rail station project     The Dallas Area Rapid Transit system (DART) operates America's longest light rail line (LRT). The latest extension of this 90-mile network's … [Read more...]

Polish Off Your Concrete Flooring Projects with INDUROSHINE

INDUROSHINE, a polished concrete flooring system by W. R. MEADOWS, is an environmentally friendly and long-lasting choice for your polished concrete flooring needs. The INDUROSHINE system, when combined with W. R. MEADOWS' LIQUI-HARD, a concrete densifier and chemical … [Read more...]

Learn more about DECRA-SEAL

For decorative concrete, make DECRA-SEAL your first choice! DECRA-SEAL is a non-yellowing, acrylic-based, high solids, liquid curing and sealing compound for decorative concrete. The product is clear, transparent and easy to apply. DECRA-SEAL also offers improved … [Read more...]

Project Profile: Cancer Center at Munson Medical Center

Learn more about our newest project profile – Cancer Center at Munson Medical Center – featuring our building envelope materials. Project Name: Cancer Center at Munson Medical Center Location: Traverse City, Michigan, USA Architect: URS Corporation Great Lakes General … [Read more...]

Underground Waterproofing: W. R. MEADOWS’ PRECON makes a splash on huge Arizona project

Installers can put down 50,000 sq. ft. of PRECON in a day, according to contractors at Marina Heights. Firestop Southwest's Tracy Smith notes that this is about double the installation rate for the same 6-7 man crew putting down bentonite sheets. The aptly named Marina … [Read more...]

Learn More About Expansion Joints

W. R. MEADOWS is proud to offer our Concrete Expansion Joints brochure. This brochure covers our broad line of expansion joint materials, which W. R. MEADOWS pioneered in 1926. The brochure explains why expansion joint fillers are needed in construction, and lists the many … [Read more...]

Air Barrier Code Compliance

This page contains information on air barriers and the codes and standards associated with them. It includes the testing requirements for air barriers for air permeance, air leakage, and fire resistance, including use of air barriers in NFPA 285 assemblies, as well as … [Read more...]

Product of the Month: SPECTRUM RE-KOTE TF

Repair Your Deteriorating Surfaces with SPECTRUM RE-KOTE™ TF from W. R. MEADOWS Hampshire, IL – SPECTRUM RE-KOTE TF from W. R. MEADOWS is a single-component, polymer-modified, rapid-hardening, cementitious concrete repair mortar designed for the renovation and resurfacing … [Read more...]

Newly Updated Corporate Brochure

Need to learn more about the W. R. MEADOWS companies? Check out our newly updated corporate brochure. The brochure covers the history of W. R. MEADOWS, from our humble beginnings in 1926 to our newest innovations of the 21st century. Included in the brochure are … [Read more...]

Always Advancing: An Interview With Anne Ellis, American Concrete Institute

April 14, 2014 by Brad Hull "We transform the world around us each and every day," says longtime construction industry leader Anne Ellis. Ellis has personally had a hand in so many transformations in her career that if each were a pre-cast concrete slab, you'd have … [Read more...]