Basement / Cellar Tanking
Kerelaw Building Preservation undertake a full range of Basement Waterproofing treatments, our treatments provide a damp solution and resolve to basement areas, under street cellars and areas below ground level affected by dampness.
Our treatments are undertaken by providing structural waterproofing systems using multi coat tanking systems or alternatively the use of cavity drainage membrane systems, which may incorporate the installation of a drain or sump pump system.
In many cases structural waterproofing is carried out along with Chemical Damp Proofing treatments and the use of cementitious waterproofing treatments to masonry walls below ground levels.
Kerelaw use tanking systems such as chemically modified cements specifically designed to bond to the internal masonry substrate walls to prevent the ingress of water, the waterproof tanking system are applied by our own experienced technicians along with our damp waterproof rendering treatments to provide a dry internal finish, our tanking treatments are covered by our long term guarantee up to Ten years.
Basement & Cellar
Waterproofing of existing cellars and basements is becoming increasingly popular as property prices increase. Converting a damp cellar or basement can be a surprisingly inexpensive way of increasing living space and can substantially increase the value of the property.