Waterproofing solutions are done to buildings to protect it from damage due to excessive rain, moisture or wet conditions. It can be done to the walls or roofs by creating a layer of chemical compounds which protects the materials from wetting.
While water proofing are done to protect wet plain surfaces cladding is provided not only for thermal insulation or weather resistance, but also to improve the appearance of the building. They are done by use of materials including wood, metal, bricks, vinyl, aluminium and other materials. Cladding can also be done by use of composite materials.