self build waterproof basement formwork membrane concrete

There are the products I supply because they make basement building easier. I have plenty of stock. You can buy them from me.

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  1. Limitless advice answering your questions by email.

  2. Powerful plasticiser to make the prescribed concrete mix completely waterproof.

  3. Training and supervision.

  4. Totally free guarantee that I will repair any visible leak.

  5. Slab levelling system.

  6. Fibre glass threaded rods, nuts and steel waler plates.

  7. External drainage membrane.
The fibreglass threaded rods support the two sides of wall formwork as well as provide a guide to top of slab concrete.

They also glue into concrete underpinning and concrete piles instead of hiring huge single sided formwork.

They replace the usual steel threaded bar in walls that need to be waterproof. Steel bars are always withdrawn leaving holes that need repairing. The fibreglass rods are cut off flush. No holes. No repairs. No mistakes. No leaks.

The waterproofing admixture for concrete is actually just a very powerful water reducer.

There are several brands of admixture, such as Caltite, Pudlo, Sika and Xypex, and they are all added to an already waterproof concrete mix.

I am selling you the same science for less money, because you add my powder to exactly the same already-waterproof concrete mix they do.

You need an admixture or else the waterproof concrete mix would be too stiff to compact properly. What you don't need is the bullshit from sales people.

Some of you are lucky enough to be able to drain the outside of your basement to a soakaway or ditch.

Where the outside of the basement could always be drained free of water you could never have a leak.

My external drainage membrane is made of exactly the same stuff as everyone else's. It is just stronger for less money.

Also, you buy your non woven geotextile filter membrane separately on a long roll and you will find it much easier to install than plastic with filter already attached because with a big sheet you have fewer joints.
threaded basement FRP rods

waterproof concrete basement

external drainage membrane

My rods are cast in so you have no holes to repair or worry you.

My admixture is added to the same mix as the others, for a lot less money, and testing to BS EN 12390 part 8 proves that your concrete is waterproof.

External drainage membrane. Tougher and cheaper than the famous brands. Simply HDPE with 8mm deep bobbles, as are all the others.

The first big difference is cost.

The second big difference is my guarantee. If you buy all relevant products and supervision from me, I personally guarantee your workmanship. That means, if you did as I tell you and you have any visible ingress of water through concrete, joints, cracks or voids I will repair them free of charge. Even if you actually did the work.

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