cellar conversions uk waterproof membrane

All our basement conversions have a specially designed membrane system fixed to the basement wall and floor.

Fitting waterproof membrane

We provide Cellar & Basement Conversion Waterproof Membrane in the following locations:

North Yorkshire: Harrogate, Ripon,Thirsk, Knaresborough, York, Skipton, Catterick, Richmond.
West Yorkshire: Leeds, Halifax, Wakefield, Bradfield, Ilkley, Huddersfield.
South Yorkshire: Sheffield, Rotheram, Barnsley, Doncaster, Hatfield.
Teeside: Newcastle, Sunderland, Middlesborough, Durham, Darlington, Newton Aycliffe, Hartlepool.

If you are outside these areas, please contact us.

Water Management Systems: Tanking Membranes

Basement and cellar conversions uk waterproof membrane

High density polyethylene membranes provide an air gap between the membrane and the wall, which allows any free water to run behind it. The membrane is mechanically fixed to the original sound wall surfaces, usually with treated batterns or other framing systems, on which plasterboard can be fixed.

basememnt conversion uk waterproof membrane

With the introduction of the latest British Standard 8102 (1990) "protection of structures against water from the ground", the use of cavity membranes has been generally accepted in the UK. Good quality membrane systems can easily deal with aggressive ground water conditions, where basements are liable to flooding, or indeed where simple dampness, contamination or salting problems are prevalent.

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Barrett Kent expertly fit only quality waterproof systems, as well as the 10 year Barrett Kent guarantee we provide a full 30 year membrane guarantee on all our basement conversions.