For the same qualities, hydrosilicates are valued in the construction industry, filling the pores in the ground with it, which is especially important when constructing buildings on unstable sites. But the role of silicates is not limited to strengthening the soil – they also become the main component of various building mixes.
Most often they are added to patching materials and mortars that are highly resistant to moisture, acids, high temperatures and open flames. Another important property of the product is the ability to prevent the development of pathogenic microorganisms, which allows you to avoid the formation of germ or fungus on the buildings.
It is noteworthy that with these characteristics, water glass remains safe and non-toxic for people.