Tag Archives: Basement Conversion

Manchester Basement Conversion Firms stuck in the 90′s

I just wrote a post on my www.basementwaterproofingexpert.co.uk blog relating to discussions with a local supplier, who advised me that Manchester basement conversion firms are building in risk to systems by omitting battery back-up, this on the basis that clients … Continue reading

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Failed Tanking and Broken Business Models

Another post on my http://basementwaterproofingexpert.co.uk/ blog. This post relates to the numerous failed cementitious slurry tanking systems that we deal with and the fact that in many cases, these are installed by non-specialist contractors backed by suppliers that provide an … Continue reading

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The Déjà Vu Basement Conversion that Lost the Sale / £25k Property Value.

This is a link to a basement conversion related article that I’ve just published on my blog at www.basementwaterproofingexpert.co.uk http://basementwaterproofingexpert.co.uk/2014/10/31/the-deja-vu-basement-conversion-that-lost-the-sale-25k-property-value/  

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Basement Conversion: Does a dry space need waterproofing? Good Question

I just answered this question and thought I’d post it on our blog. The question: Hello there I think your website and the advice you give is simply the best that I have ever seen. I am in a bit … Continue reading

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A Client Blog: Builders Basement Conversion Remedied by Trace Basements.

Trace: Periodically we attend to a job like this, a basement conversion where the requirement for waterproofing was not fully understood by a general contractor, there is a lack of thought put in to design and the untrained staff installing … Continue reading

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The Moral Dilemma of Waterproofing Product Suppliers.

The Moral Dilemma of Waterproofing Product Suppliers: Do you sell to people that don’t do it properly, or not? Continue reading

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12/08/2010 – Flooding in Manchester no problem for 12 year old Trace Basement System installation.

What happened when flooding affected Cheadle Hulme, Manchester, including a basement protected by Trace Basement Systems. Continue reading

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