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CEMflex Sees Off Storm Desmond

Teresa Mannion’s, now infamous, ‘Eye of the Storm’ report from Galway last Saturday night has been parodied all over the Internet this  week but it did highlight the terrible weather conditions that have swept the country recently. Contractors across the country have been affected by flooded sites and existing sub-structures are now under water. One…
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The Watertight Case for CEMflex VB Active Waterstop

The Watertight Case for CEMflex VB Active Waterstop The Active Waterstop that achieves reliable watertight sealing of non-movement joints in reinforced concrete The Problem Water-resistant concrete structures have gained increasing importance in recent years. However, given that the joints in these constructions have often proven the Achilles heel, the associated sealing solutions warrant particular attention…
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You just might need a Waterproofing Specialist

As you may be aware, BS8102 is the main design guide for structural (basement) waterproofing in the UK and Ireland. The 1990 document was revised by a BSI panel incorporating experts from across the industry, then with a public consultation, leading to the document coming into effect on November 30th, 2009. BS8102 states that “a…
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Why Do I Need to Replaster?

Dryzone damp-proofing cream offers an effective treatment for Rising Damp in walls of all types. Independent tests demonstrate that once Dryzone has been injected into a mortar course it is able to spread and form an effective damp-proof course - blocking any further rising damp. However, rising damp treatments are unable to undo any salt and moisture damage…
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