Basement Waterproofing

How Can a Layer of Clay Prevent Water From Entering Your Basement?

How Can a Layer of Clay Prevent Water From Entering Your Basement?

Bentonite Waterproofing  Can a layer of clay prevent water from entering your basement? Expensive and extensive. Installing a bentonite waterproofing system on an existing house usually calls for complete excavation of the foundation. Interior drain and sump pump systems are more affordable and also more effective. Bentonite is a naturally […]

Waterproofing lift pits

Waterproofing lift pits

Waterproofing lift pits – David Cook’s view Lift Pit Waterproofing Discussion Paper The author Dave Cook is the Managing director and senior surveyor of Cook Group Ltd Experienced in preservation & waterproofing industry since 1986. He has the C.S.R.T & C.S.S.W qualifications and is also an Associate member of the […]

What Causes Efflorescence and How do You Remove it?

What Causes Efflorescence The team at OnlineWaterproofingShop also believe part of the chemistry in the formation of efflorescence is the reaction of carbon dioxide and water to form a weak acid (carbonic acid) which reacts forming insoluble Calcium salts = efflorescence and where these insoluble salts are formed within  the […]

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