flashing cement

flashing cement

A mixture of bitumen, a solvent, and inorganic reinforcing fibers, such as glass or asbestos fibers; applied with a trowel.
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In a sudden rain, the section of the opened roof could be torched closed and then sealed with flashing cement. The ease of this process led to scored of new companies jumping into the roofing business.
The following products include basement waterproofing systems, a combo footing form and drainage system, a rubberized flashing cement, and a neat new gutter component that can help builders construct a house that's watertight from roof top to footings.
Ultra Flashing Cement 19, made of a patented rubber-reinforced asphalt, is a tough, elastomeric coating that expands and contracts to stand up to a wide range of temperatures and weather conditions and keeps flashings tightly secured and leak-free.