High quality waterproofing design is essential to creating a useable space in any structure below ground.
Thankfully, the waterproofing systems specialists at Peter Cox can design practical and effective waterproofing systems for anything from basement conversions to earth retaining walls in new build properties.
Peter Cox can design a custom-made waterproofing system that fits your needs. Whether you require a waterproofing system designed before construction begins or a retrofit system for an existing space below ground, we are here to help.
The British Standards Institute’s BS 8102:2009 code of practice has an entire section dedicated to the importance of a waterproofing specialist in any project below ground level.
The BSI recommend a "team" approach i.e. having the customer, architect and waterproofing expert starting together at the design stage. This should allow a successful and cost effective waterproofing system to be realised.
The BSI also insist that the waterproofing specialist should be:
“suitably experienced, capable of devising solutions that accommodate the various projects constraints and able to provide the design team with information and guidance that assists with and influences the design, installation and future maintenance of the waterproofed structure”
This highlights the importance of involving qualified and accredited experts like Peter Cox. Regardless of whether you are building or refurbishing, a waterproofing expert should always be involved.
From the initial design phase, to installation Peter Cox will cater for your specifications - making sure that the waterproofing system chosen for your project is safe and fit for purpose.
Peter Cox design and install basement waterproofing systems that comply with BSI BS8102 standards and carry a 10 year guarantee, thereby creating habitable spaces in existing damp and dark cellars as well as in new-build properties.
While every care has to be taken installing a retrofit waterproofing system, it is in the new-build area where important industry standards have been introduced, because of previous poor design and installation.
Peter Cox are market leaders in property preservation and are at the forefront of structural waterproofing.
Are you planning a project that would benefit from the waterproofing design expertise of Peter Cox? Than call Peter Cox today on 0800 633 5712 fill out our online contact form.
Peter Cox have waterproofing experts stationed at local branches right across the UK, so no matter where you are we can be of assistance.