Frequently Asked Questions
What is Weatherdek?
Weatherdek is a PVC sheet applied waterproofing membrane that is reinforced with a polyester woven backing for strength in all directions. The vinyl comes in rolls varying from 54” to 72” in width and in varying lengths.
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Where is it used?
Weatherdek is designed to be used as a waterproofing product that not only protects but enhances the appearance of the surface to which it is applied. Designed to withstand pedestrian traffic and available in a variety of colours, textures and thicknesses, Weatherdek can accommodate almost any application including decks, patios, walkways, stairs, hot tub and pool areas.
Is there a warranty?
All Weatherdek vinyl is covered by up to a 15 year Limited Warranty, depending upon the specific product chosen. Check out our vinyl products for more details.
How is it installed?
Click here for a demo! Weatherdek is fully adhered to most smooth substrates using either a contact or a latex adhesive and is overlapped and heat welded at all seams. The vinyl is then mechanically fastened at all perimeters ensuring a total waterproofing system is achieved.
How long will it last?
A Weatherdek Vinyl Deck surface could last up to 15-25 years depending upon the application, exposure and care of the deck.
Is Weatherdek Vinyl green & sustainable?
It is! Read more about it on our dedicated sustainability page.
How do I take care of my Weatherdek product?
Read our instructions for use and care.
How much maintenance is involved?
Except for an annual cleaning with soap and water, Weatherdek vinyl is virtually maintenance free. Can’t get something off? Check out or cleaning instructions.
Will Weatherdek withstand harsh climates?
Weatherdek vinyl has been installed in almost every climate Canada has to offer, from Vancouver to Halifax and as far north as Yellowknife, our products have stood up to the test of our country’s harshest conditions.
Is Weatherdek safe?
All Weatherdek vinyl have a textured finish in order to provide a sure footed walking surface even when wet.
Why are there bubbles underneath my floor?
Do not be alarmed if bubbles appear under our products, they will disappear in a matter of weeks.
Are the colours uniform?
Due to the fact that we use a sheet membrane, it is not uncommon to get a colour variance throughout the roll. Tracking may occur on two and three stage prints.