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Green Homes Grant – what is it and how to apply?

Green Homes Grant – what is it and how to apply?

Posted on 2nd October 2020 by damptec

The Property Care Association is an approved Green Homes Grant scheme operator as all PCA members are listed on the Government TrustMark directory. Whilst our services do not fall directly under the primary list of energy saving measures covered by the grant, the Government has revealed that certain auxiliary services, in the form of damp specialist […]

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Combined Waterproofing System for New Build Garage

Combined Waterproofing System for New Build Garage

Posted on 28th September 2020 by damptec

Work is progressing on a new build garage in Nottingham where we have been commissioned to design and install a combined Type A and Type C waterproofing system. This image shows a detail of the junction of the floor and wall membranes. A dual waterproofing (Type A and C) system must be incorporated into structures […]

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Wooden Weyroc basement floor installed today

Wooden Weyroc basement floor installed today

Posted on 14th April 2020 by damptec

This photo shows the Weyroc floor our team has installed today at this basement in Sheffield. The final stage of this job next week will include the framework on the walls, insulation, dry-lining and plastering – 14/4/2020.

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First phase – basement conversion

First phase – basement conversion

Posted on 16th January 2020 by admin

As excavation work commenced for this basement cinema in Nottingham our senior surveyor attended to oversee the early stages of the project. We advised our client with regards to the necessary alterations to the drains, the replacement of old pipework and the installation of the sumps and pumps which will be required to manage water […]

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Podium deck/buried roof

Podium deck/buried roof

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The creation of a dry space in the workshop beneath this buried roof We used an external: “Type A” (barrier protection) system to waterproof this semi-buried roof over a workshop.  The procedure involved:  Application of Polysil-TG500 primer to all surfaces in a spray coat application at a usage rate of 0.15kg / coat / m². […]

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Visiting our waterproofing product suppliers at the Koster factory in Aurich near Bremen

Visiting our waterproofing product suppliers at the Koster factory in Aurich near Bremen

Posted on 9th January 2020 by admin

Damptec has built up excellent working relations with Delta Membrane Systems who have invited our senior surveyor to visit the Koster factory where the majority of the water proofing products we use are made.  The tour of the factory began this morning and the visit will include technical and practical demonstrations.   This was a great […]

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