Avoid expensive mistakes
Building or converting a basement could be an excellent and fast solution to obtain extra room below a home! However, rooms built underground entail additional problems, most of them regarding dampness and water penetration. Claims of this nature can impact on all parts involved in a basement project such as the house builder, the contractor or the developer.
If you’re planning to build or convert a cellar, our guide will assist you to AVOID EXPENSIVE MISTAKES in your basement design and construction.
Learn how to avoid hydrostatic pressure and why this is crucial to protect your property
Understand how the Site Investigation Survey is carried out
Find out about the Structural Considerations and types of tanking
Waterproofing design can deeply impact the structure of the whole construction. Specialists usually recommend to get a waterproofing system designed, installed and guaranteed by a single company that is backed by insurance. You can now learn how to meet insurers requirements with our FREE guide.