damp-proof membrane

membrane waterproofing

A membrane applied to a surface to make it impervious to water.
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Our insulated bases are built on a solid concrete slab topped with a highly efficient damp-proof membrane that stops moisture from below; or a joist-based wooden floor where needed.
Make sure you use the right underlay and a damp-proof membrane - colleagues in store will be able to help you decide which you need.
This is probably caused by a faulty damp-proof membrane or a leaking pipe.
A: It's probably a leaky pipe or a faulty damp-proof membrane underneath the concrete.
The 100x50mm timber frame is overlaid with a damp-proof membrane, timber cladding outside, plasterboard inside.
As an extra precaution against damp, you'll need a damp-proof membrane, which should be trapped between the base and walls of the shed at a later stage.
It consists of a damp-proof membrane RS Dampshield F, resin primer Resuprime FH, high-build floor coating Resutop FH and self-smoothing epoxy screed Resuflor FH.
A Due to the age of the house there will be no cavity wall and the damp-proof membrane will be made of slate to prevent rising damp.
The firm is the leading independent supplier of damp-proof membrane in the UK and has been providing services to the building industry since 1848.
It needs to be laid on joists, and if laying on a concrete floor, you must ensure there is a damp-proof membrane to avoid problems with rising damp.